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2016 In Review

The 50 Best Music Videos Of 2016

The music-video event of 2016 was easily the HBO premiere of Beyoncé's Lemonade -- inarguably one of the best albums of the year, and maybe…
Tom Breihan | December 20, 2016 - 10:16 am

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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Have you guys been watching American Crime Story: The People Vs. OJ Simpson? You should be watching that show. It's fucking nuts. My favorite bit…
Tom Breihan | February 26, 2016 - 1:28 pm

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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…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 10, 2015 - 3:37 pm

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Young Fathers – “Only God Knows”

Scottish art-rap experimentalists Young Fathers are all over the soundtrack to T2 Trainspotting, the long-awaited sequel to Danny Boyle's 1996 classic. The movie and the…
Peter Helman | January 24, 2017 - 9:24 am

Trainspotting 2 Soundtrack Revealed

The tracklist for T2: Trainspotting's soundtrack has surfaced online, seemingly by accident. The OST for the cult classic sequel was listed on Amazon with the…
Collin Robinson | January 10, 2017 - 12:23 pm

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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Have you guys been watching American Crime Story: The People Vs. OJ Simpson? You should be watching that show. It's fucking nuts. My favorite bit…
Tom Breihan | February 26, 2016 - 1:28 pm

Massive Attack – “Voodoo In My Blood” (Feat. Young Fathers) Video (Feat. Rosamund Pike)

Massive Attack have already gotten one name actor to stagger around an ominously deserted cityscape in the John Hawkes-starring video for their Tricky collab "Take
Peter Helman | February 23, 2016 - 9:09 am

Young Fathers – “Shame” Video

"Shame" is probably my favorite song off Young Fathers' new album, White Men Are Black Men Too. It's got this raw, pissed-off intensity that immediately…
Caitlin White | April 9, 2015 - 12:44 pm

Stream Young Fathers White Men Are Black Men Too

Young Fathers won the Mercury prize in 2014 for their album DEAD, but honestly the more interesting thing about them is that they're a rap…
Caitlin White | March 31, 2015 - 5:49 pm

Young Fathers – “Shame”

Following up a Mercury Prize is no easy task, and considering UK-based trio Young Fathers won the honor for their 2014 record DEAD, they have…
Caitlin White | March 11, 2015 - 12:12 pm

Young Fathers – “Rain Or Shine”

Last year, the Scottish art-rap trio Young Fathers won the UK's Mercury Music Prize for their album Dead. This year, they'll follow that album up…
Tom Breihan | February 3, 2015 - 10:55 am

Young Fathers Win 2014 Mercury Prize

For many Americans, this year's Mercury Prize nominees comprised a whole lotta "Who the heck is that?" I mean: GoGo Penguin? East India Youth? Polar…
Michael Nelson | October 29, 2014 - 6:06 pm

Young Fathers – “Romance” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Scotland isn't the first country that comes to mind when you think of rap destinations but Young Fathers are about keeping it global. They are…
Claire Lobenfeld | January 16, 2013 - 2:59 pm