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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 »

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 »

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 »

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Watch Tyler, The Creator & IceJJFish’s “I Just Bought A Bugatti (I’m Happy)” Video For Loiter Squad

A few years ago Tyler, The Creator punked the music press by announcing the signing of a new Odd Future rapper named Young Nigga. Whe…
Chris DeVille | June 6, 2014 - 2:10 pm
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ATTN: Jennifer Lawrence, Watch Larry King Interview Tyler, The Creator

Today Larry King Now (a web show on Hulu, apparently) featured an interview with Odd Future leader Tyler, The Creator. It's an extremely interesting video…
Miles Bowe | June 4, 2014 - 6:04 pm
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9 Tweets About Tyler, The Creator Only Buzzfeed Employees Will Understand

A constant stream of celebrities stop by the Buzzfeed offices all the time, and today that stream included Tyler, The Creator and assorted Odd Future…
Chris DeVille | May 14, 2014 - 5:44 pm
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Hear Tyler The Creator, Nick Cave, Katy Perry, And Others Cover “Daisy Bell”

Though it was a lovely little folk tune originating in 1892, "Daisy Bell (Bicycle Built For Two)" has been the subject of strange interpretations at…
Miles Bowe | May 12, 2014 - 10:28 am
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Tyler, The Creator, Katy Perry, Weird Al Cover “Daisy Bell” For Mark Ryden’s The Gay Nineties

I don't know if any actual music-industry figures could've made this happen, but Mark Ryden, a pop-art painter who's done a ton of album cover…
Tom Breihan | May 5, 2014 - 9:16 am
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Watch An Action-Packed Clip From Loiter Squad Season 3

Odd Future's sketch-comedy show Loiter Squad has been going strong for a few years now on Adult Swim. The third season of the show will…
Miles Bowe | April 22, 2014 - 11:43 am

Watch Pharrell’s Star-Studded Coachella Performance

While the most famous thing by far on the Coachella stage was Pharrell's hat, the man himself managed to wrangle up enough star power to…
James Rettig | April 13, 2014 - 3:05 pm
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Tyler, The Creator SXSW Statement: That Wasn’t A Riot

Last week, during a SXSW day show at the Scoot Inn, Tyler, The Creator told the fans lined up outside the venue -- and there…
Tom Breihan | March 20, 2014 - 9:35 am
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Tyler, The Creator Arrested For Inciting A Riot At SXSW

UPDATE: Tyler was charged with a Class A Misdemeanor and released on $25,000 bail. He's since spoken out on Twitter about the incident...
Chris DeVille | March 15, 2014 - 5:48 pm
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Tyler, The Creator Almost Started A Riot At SXSW

One contender for the most thrilling performance I've ever witnessed at SXSW was Odd Future's show at the Scoot Inn in 2011, the year the…
Chris DeVille | March 14, 2014 - 11:31 am
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Future – “Move That Dope” (Feat. Pharrell Williams & Pusha T) Video

Future's trap-spaceship banger "Move That Dope" is easily my favorite rap song of 2014 thus far, and it's probably my favorite song period. For a…
Tom Breihan | March 7, 2014 - 9:14 am
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Hear Hudson Mohawke Reveal The Original Version Of Kanye’s “Bound” Feat. Tyler, The Creator

Producer Hudson Mohawke played what is believed to be the original version of Kanye West's "Bound 2" during his DJ set in Leeds on Saturday.
Taylor Law | February 17, 2014 - 1:15 pm
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Watch Tyler, The Creator & Earl Sweatshirt Perform “Garbage” At The 2013 VGX Awards

Tyler, The Creator had a song called "Garbage" in Grand Theft Auto V, and he showed up at the video-game-honoring VGX Awards to perform the…
Chris DeVille | December 9, 2013 - 12:51 pm
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Pharrell – “Happy” 24-Hour Music Video

The year of Pharrell is coming to an end, but not without this pretty huge finish. "Happy," a song from the Despicable Me 2 soundtrack,…
Miles Bowe | November 21, 2013 - 4:20 pm
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Watch Kanye’s Surprise Performance At Odd Future Carnival ’13

At last year's inaugural Odd Future Carnival, Lil Wayne showed up as a surprise guest performer. At this year's event, which went down Saturday i…
Chris DeVille | November 10, 2013 - 12:13 pm
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Watch Tyler, The Creator On Arsenio

We now live in a society where Arsenio Hall and Tyler, The Creator will sit across from each other, on television, and Arsenio will tell…
Tom Breihan | November 8, 2013 - 9:21 am
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The 10 Best Moments From The 2013 YouTube Music Awards

After an ambitious and awkward 90-minute production, the inaugural YouTube Music Awards have disappeared into a cloud of blue chalk dust. The ceremony, streamed live…
Chris DeVille | November 3, 2013 - 9:22 pm
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Watch The YouTube Music Awards Feat. Performances By Arcade Fire, M.I.A., Earl Sweatshirt, & More

Grab some popcorn (but don't dare smear butter on that keyboard) and cozy up in front of your laptop screen because the inaugural YouTube Music…
Chris DeVille | November 3, 2013 - 5:36 pm
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Watch Odd Future’s Horror Movie The Ghost Of The Hotel

Cleary, Tyler, The Creator is the Orson Welles of this rap shit. Last night, the Odd Future figurehead posted a cinematic masterpiece of a six-minute…
Tom Breihan | November 1, 2013 - 9:12 am
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Tyler, The Creator Goes Off On Will.I.Am

There's nothing like a good old-fashioned Tyler, The Creator Twitter rant to start your day off right. Tyler, Odd Future's ringleader, met Black Eyed Pea…
Chris DeVille | October 30, 2013 - 10:16 am
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