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What constitutes a boy band, anyway? One Direction certainly look and act the part. Ever since forming on The X Factor in 2010, they’ve filled a particular hole in the music industry, the one that requires 3-5 fresh-faced young lads with pretty voices and prettier haircuts to join forces and passionately emote for the hormonal… More »

Last week the Animal Collective bros released an official mixtape for their new … sneakers. That is a thing now. Gotta keep fans on their toes (ouch, sorry). The shoes which you can see here benefit the Socorro island Conservation Fund, and they are cruelty free, except to your eyes.

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Latin Pop Stars Join For Anti-Trump Anthem “We’re All Mexican”

Donald Trump has been leading the pack of Republican presidential candidates almost since he announced that he was running. And when he made that announcement,…
Tom Breihan | September 10, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Chance The Rapper – “Wonderful Everyday” (Arthur Theme Song Cover)

Chance The Rapper has been trotting out his cover of the Arthur theme song during his live show for a while now and he's finally…
James Rettig | July 30, 2014 - 7:32 pm

Avicii Announces Rock Album Feat. Chris Martin, Billie Joe Armstrong, Jon Bon Jovi, Serj Tankian

The Swedish dance producer Avicii exists near the top of the EDM pyramid; he's popular enough that he can play arenas and have things like…
Tom Breihan | July 21, 2014 - 5:06 pm

Win Butler Speaks Out Against Wyclef

Wyclef Jean announced that he was running for president of Haiti at the beginning of the month. Since then a few problems have come up:…
jessica | August 19, 2010 - 9:49 am

Beasties, Talib Kweli In 30 Rock’s Kidney Song

Steve Earle, Moby, Norah Jones, Michael McDonald, and Tina Fey's fave Elvis Costello also lent their voices to help Milton Green get a kidney. Watch…
Scott Lapatine | May 15, 2009 - 11:35 am

The ‘Gum Drop Volume XXII: Hear New DeVotchKa, Win Ray-Bans And Wyclef Jean Swag

This week's Drop had a stringed, burlesqued, Gypsy-cum-Coloradan tune that came courtesy of Little Miss Sunshine soundtrackers and Siouxsie coverers DeVotchka. You can hear the…
brandon | January 30, 2008 - 11:51 am

‘Gum Drop Giveaway #22

Winter won't last forever. What better way to ease into Spring than with a pair of Ray-Ban 3025 Aviators and Wyclef Jean's new album? Two…
brandon | January 29, 2008 - 12:40 pm

New Wyclef Jean (Feat. Paul Simon) Video – “Fast Car”

Paul's been popping up in our neck of the woods a bit recently -- getting covered by Swedes like Lekman and P&B (noJ), paying his…
Stereogum | December 7, 2007 - 2:17 pm

New Wyclef Jean (Feat. Paul Simon) – “Fast Car”

Interesting to see developments within the Fugees tribe over a decade after The Score. Pras is making films and docs, Lauryn's erratic as ever, and…
Stereogum | October 9, 2007 - 12:06 pm

Stuck Inside Of Brooklyn With The Remix Blues Again

Last week a call went out over Craigslist...Seeking Bob Dylan Fans for his new music video We are seeking 2 types of talent for this…
Stereogum | August 16, 2007 - 10:16 am