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Watch Tyler, The Creator Rap The New Dr. Seuss Book In A Cat In The Hat Costume On Kimmel

Tyler, The Creator has his own sketch comedy show, so if he’s the musical guest on your late-night talk show, there’s a fair bet that he’s willing to do whatever ridiculous shit your writers can conjure up. Last night, Tyler was the musical guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live, where he was happy to wear a… More »

By: Tom Breihan / July 30, 2015 - 8:50 am

Tyler, The Creator Says He’s Banned From Australia

Based off a few recent tweets, it appears that a a petition to keep Tyler, The Creator from performing in Australia has been successfully implemented. Here are the tweets from Tyler:… More »

By: Caitlin White / July 27, 2015 - 3:59 pm

Here Are The 2015 MTV VMA Nominations

Who could’ve predicted that after wagging a foam finger all over Robin Thicke, two years later Miley Cyrus would end up hosting the VMAs? Guess it’s not that surprising, but it certainly guarantees a good show, which is the whole point of the VMAs, anyway. What isn’t the least bit surprising is that Taylor Swift… More »

By: Caitlin White / July 21, 2015 - 11:45 am

Check Out Marvel Comics Versions Of Classic Hip-Hop Album Covers

Earlier this year, a few Marvel Comics issues worked Run The Jewels’ fist-and-gun logo into their covers. Now, Marvel is diving even deeper into the world of hip-hop with a series of over 50 variant covers inspired by various classic and contemporary rap albums. “For years, Marvel Comics and hip-hop culture have been engaged i… More »

By: Peter Helman / July 14, 2015 - 10:14 pm

Watch Nardwuar Reunite With Tyler, The Creator

The last time Nardwuar got together with Tyler, The Creator, we declared it “the best Odd Future interview ever.” Those are some big shoes to fill, but the Canadian interviewer’s latest meet-up with the rapper may measure up. It starts off a little slow, but soon enough Tyler’s shouting about how sleepy he is and… More »

By: James Rettig / July 8, 2015 - 11:46 am

AFROPUNK Announces Inaugural Atlanta Festival With D’Angelo, Flying Lotus, Death Grips, Santigold, Danny Brown

The inaugural AFROPUNK Atlanta Festival will take place Saturday, 10/3 and Sunday, 10/4 at Atlanta’s Central Park. The festival will have notable performances from D’Angelo and The Vanguard, Flying Lotus, Santigold, Death Grips, Trash Talk, Twin Shadow, Danny Brown, and so many more. With this lineup, it’s bound to be impressive. More »

By: Misha Sesar / July 7, 2015 - 4:11 pm

Watch Tyler, The Creator Get A Fan To Eat Vomit For £20

Odd Future might be old news, but Tyler, The Creator’s hijinks are not. The 24-year-old rapper has been on tour in support of his new album, Cherry Bomb, and a brief documentary chronicling some of his travels was released today via his very own Golf Media. It’s overall fairly uneventful, and aside from a girl’… More »

By: Gabriela Tully Claymore / June 22, 2015 - 5:14 pm

Watch Tyler, The Creator And Vince Staples Freestyle On Hot 97

I always had a vague sense that Tyler, The Creator and Vince Staples didn’t get along, mostly because Staples rapped on a whole lot of Earl Sweatshirt and Mike G tracks back in the day but never joined Odd Future. But the two of them sure looked happy on a recent edition of Peter Rosenberg’… More »

By: Tom Breihan / June 15, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Watch Tyler, The Creator Tell Jimmy Kimmel About Getting Fired From Starbucks

Last night was a weirdly busy one for rappers being guests on TV shows but not performing. Vince Staples was a panelist on The Nightly Show, and T.I. was a guest on Seth Meyers and also made a cameo in a Kimmel bit. And then there was Tyler. Tyler, The Creator sat down with Jimmy… More »

By: Tom Breihan / June 12, 2015 - 9:37 am

Tyler, The Creator Hints That Odd Future Are “No More”

When Odd Future came onto the scene six years ago, the L.A. rap crew came off as a tight unit. Since then, the different members have grown into solo artists, and their paths seem to cross only incidentally. No Odd Future members guested on Tyler, The Creator’s new album Cherry Bomb or on Earl Sweatshirt’… More »

By: Tom Breihan / May 28, 2015 - 8:43 am

Tyler, The Creator Reappropriates White Power Symbol For Gay Pride T-Shirt

Back before they got famous, the members of Odd Future sometimes referred to themselves as “black Nazis” and used swastikas in their imagery. This was just part of their grand tour through every shock-value tactic imaginable, and they dispensed with it pretty quickly. But Tyler, The Creator has now brought it back, after a fashion. More »

By: Tom Breihan / May 8, 2015 - 9:06 am

The Week In Pop: Meet Charlie Puth, 2015’s Most Egregious Rising Star

When Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth’s “See You Again” ended the 14-week reign of “Uptown Funk!” atop the Hot 100 last week, a natural first question was really? Once we all got past the initial shock of a tepid Paul Walker tribute from the Furious 7 soundtrack coming out of nowhere to unseat one of… More »

By: Chris DeVille / April 23, 2015 - 11:35 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

We’re very nearly a third of the way through 2015 already, and as legions of astute commenters have continually pointed out, it’s been a hell of a year for new music. The 5 Best Songs below prove it further. From all-star rap team-ups to massive return singles to adventurous covers and all the quiet, delicate… More »

By: Stereogum / April 17, 2015 - 5:29 pm

Tyler, The Creator – “Yellow” (Feat. Kali Uchis)

Just last week, Tyler, The Creator announced his new album Cherry Bomb and dropped a video combining singles “Fucking Young/Perfect” and “Deathcamp.” The 13-track album dropped in full last Sunday, and anyone who purchased it in a physical format will receive the bonus track, “Yellow,” which features guest vocals by the Virginia-based singer Kali Uchis. More »

By: Gabriela Tully Claymore / April 17, 2015 - 5:16 pm

Watch Tyler, The Creator Talk About Pleasantville On Tavis Smiley

The PBS talk show host Tavis Smiley never has musical guests, but he occasionally brings musicians onto his show for serious, in-depth conversations. Tyler, The Creator just released his new album Cherry Bomb earlier this week, and he was a guest on Smiley’s show last night. It’s fascinating to see Tyler sitting there fidgeting i… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 16, 2015 - 10:56 am

Premature Evaluation: Tyler, The Creator Cherry Bomb

Tyler, The Creator released Cherry Bomb, his fourth album if we’re counting Bastard as an album, in the closing hours of this year’s Coachella, a festival where he’s been a major presence for years. So maybe he wanted the world, or at least a significant chunk of his fanbase, to hear the album for the… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 14, 2015 - 4:30 pm

Tyler, The Creator Pisses His Pants On Alternate Cherry Bomb Cover

Tyler, The Creator is never one to half-ass the ephemera surrounding his music — this is a person who has a whole Odd Future TV show dedicated to his aesthetic, after all — and he’s announced that the physical edition of his new album, Cherry Bomb, will come with five different covers. One of them… More »

By: James Rettig / April 13, 2015 - 4:44 pm

Stream Tyler, The Creator Cherry Bomb

Out of nowhere last Thursday, Tyler, The Creator dropped two new tracks — “Deathcamp” and “Fucking Young/Perfect” — and announced that he would be releasing his fourth studio album, Cherry Bomb, the following Monday. In the meantime, he put out a really great video for one of the tracks, and gave a baiting Coachella performanceMore »

By: James Rettig / April 12, 2015 - 11:06 pm

Watch Tyler, The Creator And Kendall Jenner Exchange “Fuck You”s At Coachella

The VIP section is often the worst place to be during a music festival, packed with rich kids and celebrities who are too jaded to care about the actual music that’s going on in front of them. During Tyler The Creator’s set at Coachella last night, he called the section out and had some choice… More »

By: James Rettig / April 12, 2015 - 11:42 am

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Tom’s out in California surrounded by floral headbands and bros with GoPros over at Coachella this weekend, so I’m helping him out with this week’s roundup. While I’m sure that Rihanna’s “American Oxygen” video made some kind of stab at a political statement and was probably really nice looking, I didn’t watch it in time… More »

By: Gabriela Tully Claymore / April 10, 2015 - 3:37 pm
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