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There’s a scene from this past week’s Empire that might be the most insane moment that this deeply nuts show has yet given us. Terrence Howard, as jailed rap icon Luscious Lyon, is recording a song called “Snitch Bitch,” in secret, in an out-of-the-way prison room. With him are Petey Pablo and an unnamed white… More »

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 »

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Tyler, The Creator – “Diaper”

Odd Future leader Tyler, The Creator threw a new track called "Diaper" up on Tumblr today, calling it a "RANDOM SONG LAYING AROUND THOUGHT WHY…
Tom Breihan | November 18, 2014 - 4:34 pm

Watch Tyler, The Creator’s Wolf Documentary

Last week, Tyler, The Creator released a limited-edition DVD containing a documentary that chronicled the making of his latest album, Wolf. There were only 100…
James Rettig | November 12, 2014 - 9:13 pm

Watch Tyler, The Creator Accept A Fan’s Invitation To His Amateur Stand-Up Comedy Set

Aaron McCann is an aspiring stand-up comedian from Ireland who flew all the way to Los Angeles for Odd Future's Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival last…
Chris DeVille | November 12, 2014 - 3:45 pm

Watch Pharrell Reunite With N.E.R.D., Debut Gwen Stefani’s “Spark The Fire” At Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival

Pharrell headlined Odd Future's annual Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival in Los Angeles over the weekend, and a couple notable things happened during his set. For…
Chris DeVille | November 10, 2014 - 10:39 am

Watch Tyler, The Creator Turn An Unremarkable TV News Interview Into A Surprise Birthday Bash (But It Wasn’t Anyone’s Birthday)

Tyler, The Creator is always an interesting watch when he's on television, whether he's goofing around on Loiter Squad or having a fascinating talk with…
James Rettig | September 23, 2014 - 6:16 pm

You’ll Never Guess How Tyler, The Creator Feels About U2’s Apple Stunt

It's pretty brave to come out against the new U2 album that was dropped onto everyone's computer last week, considering all the unanimous praise it's
James Rettig | September 13, 2014 - 12:33 pm

Watch Odd Future’s Scared Straight Parody

In a new clip from Loiter Squad, Odd Future's sketch series for Adult Swim, Earl Sweatshirt plays a prisoner in a Scared Straight-style program. The…
Miles Bowe | July 29, 2014 - 4:31 pm

Watch Tyler, The Creator & Mac DeMarco Sing About Fucking Grandmas On Loiter Squad

Last night, on the Odd Future Adult Swim sketch show Loiter Squad, two of the finest inide-music minds of their generation came together to sing…
Tom Breihan | July 18, 2014 - 11:44 am

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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