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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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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Kanye Discusses Yeezus Leftovers And Wedding Plans, Praises Tyler, The Creator In Radio Interviews

UPDATE: In yet another radio interview, this time with L.A.'s 97.1 AMP Radio, Kanye offered voluminous praise for Tyler, The Creator, "an artist, innovator, and…
Chris DeVille | October 28, 2013 - 1:22 pm

Tyler, The Creator & Flying Lotus: No Fans Of The YouTube Music Awards

For a second there, it looked like the YouTube Music Awards could be some kind of game-changer: Creative direction from Spike Jonze, performances from Arcade…
Tom Breihan | October 23, 2013 - 9:42 am

Pusha T – “Trouble On My Mind (Rustie Remix)” (Feat. Tyler, The Creator)

Rustie uploaded a new remix today with an interesting story. Apparently there was going to be a Pusha T remix EP titled Lucky T, but…
Miles Bowe | October 22, 2013 - 1:23 pm

Tyler, The Creator – “Tamale” Video

Last night, Odd Future leader Tyler, The Creator posted what's become the latest in a long string of antic, colorful, juvenile-as-fuck music videos, videos that…
Tom Breihan | October 8, 2013 - 9:09 am

Tyler, The Creator, Hodgy Beats, Domo Genesis, & Earl Sweatshirt – “Look”

We don't have any context on it, but four Odd Future rappers just showed up on one song, and it's a banger. The new track…
Tom Breihan | October 2, 2013 - 9:16 am

Watch Tyler, The Creator’s Wolf Movie Trailer

Tyler, The Creator has released a trailer for an upcoming film called Wolf. Based on the minute-long clip, it's difficult to tell whether it's based…
Claire Lobenfeld | September 10, 2013 - 10:34 am

Tyler, The Creator’s Also Releasing Something 9/9 At 9PM

As you might already know, Arcade Fire are planning to officially release their new single “Reflektor” tomorrow night, 9/9 at 9PM. (Though we are pretty…
Liz Pelly | September 8, 2013 - 5:36 pm

Tyler, The Creator – “Garbage”

Here's how Tyler, The Creator, on Twitter, explains why he threw a new non-album track called "Garbage" up online last night: "IDK I WAS BEING…
Tom Breihan | August 26, 2013 - 11:27 am

Pepsi Pulls Tyler, The Creator’s Mountain Dew Commercial

Someone at Mountain Dew thought it would be a good idea to let Tyler, The Creator direct some online commercials for them, and amazingly, that…
Tom Breihan | May 1, 2013 - 4:17 pm

Watch Earl Sweatshirt’s Coachella Set

We saw Odd Future's Earl Sweatshirt at SXSW back in March, and he made his Coachella debut on Friday night sporting tie-dye and a bucket…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 15, 2013 - 1:16 pm

Watch Tyler, The Creator, Earl Sweatshirt, And Domo Genesis Play Letterman

Last night, Tyler, The Creator served as the musical guest on the Late Show With David Letterman, and he brought Odd Future compadres Earl Sweatshirt…
Tom Breihan | April 5, 2013 - 8:52 am

Stream Tyler, The Creator Wolf

On the heels of dropping the video for "IFHY," Tyler, The Creator has now offered a stream of his sophomore full-length Wolf in full. You…
Claire Lobenfeld | March 29, 2013 - 3:45 pm