James Blake

Featured James Blake stories


The 50 Best Albums Of 2019 So Far

Music has always been a vast universe to explore, and that sense of the unconquerable infinite has only intensified in an age of on-demand streaming…
Stereogum | June 11, 2019 - 10:00 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Tom Breihan, our in-house video aficionado, is still on vacation. Lucky him! So instead you get me, Ryan, writing about videos this Friday. Your regularly…
Ryan Leas | April 5, 2019 - 2:51 pm

The Week In Pop

Maren Morris Is A Little Bit Springsteen, A Little Bit Teenage Dream

Tucked near the end of Maren Morris' new album GIRL is a lovely little tune called "The Bones." Like many Morris songs, it's not about…
Chris DeVille | March 14, 2019 - 3:38 pm

More James Blake stories

Stream IDK’s Guest-Heavy Debut Album Is He Real?

Maryland rapper IDK, fka Jay IDK, has just released his debut album Is He Real? This is likely a noteworthy development for you regardless of…
Chris DeVille | September 4, 2019 - 1:58 pm

Hear A Whole Bunch More Songs From Bon Iver’s i,i

UPDATE: Bon Iver's fourth album i, i is coming out tonight, three weeks earlier than expected. After releasing four singles from the album in the…
Tom Breihan | August 8, 2019 - 9:15 am

Watch James Blake Join Rosalía At Primavera Sound

One of the highlights of James Blake's recent album Assume Form is "Barefoot In The Park," a collaboration with the Spanish flamenco art-pop star Rosalía.
Peter Helman | June 1, 2019 - 6:49 pm

Watch James Blake Make His Daytime TV Debut On Ellen

James Blake released his new album, Assume Form, earlier this year. It's a star-studded collection of songs, featuring Travis Scott, André 3000, Rosialía, Metro Boomin,…
Julia Gray | May 23, 2019 - 10:10 pm

James Blake – “Mulholland”

Just a few months ago, UK time-warper James Blake came out with the new album Assume Form. Blake, of course, specializes in intricately constructed, deeply…
Tom Breihan | April 26, 2019 - 9:19 am

James Blake – “Barefoot In The Park” (Feat. Rosalía) Video

One of the highlights from James Blake's newest album, Assume Form, is his team-up with the Spanish musician Rosalía, who has had a big week…
James Rettig | April 4, 2019 - 11:17 am

Watch Rosalía Debut “Como Ali” And Sing Her J Balvin & James Blake Collabs At Lollapalooza Argentina & Chile

Still riding high from her excellent sophomore full-length El Mal Querer, Rosalía is making the rounds on tour. She's set to be a big live…
Connor Duffey | April 1, 2019 - 5:05 pm


Grammys 2019: Performances Ranked Worst To Best

2019 might be some kind of cosmic turning point in the history of the Grammys: The first show where the conversation was more about who…
Tom Breihan | February 11, 2019 - 10:24 am

Grammys 2019: Travis Scott Performs With Philip Bailey & James Blake

Travis Scott released his latest album Astroworld last summer. Tonight, he performed two songs from that album with Philip Bailey and James Blake: "Stop Trying…
Julia Gray | February 10, 2019 - 10:42 pm

James Blake – “Mile High” (Feat. Travis Scott & Metro Boomin) Video

The day before James Blake released his lovestruck new album Assume Form, he shared "Mile High," a moody, low-slung trap-pop duet with Travis Scott featuring…
Chris DeVille | February 3, 2019 - 1:14 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Can you feel it? That slow, soft opening to the year is behind us, and 2019 is officially getting started. This week brought us great-to-excellent…
Stereogum | January 18, 2019 - 3:07 pm

Stream James Blake’s New Album Assume Form

James Blake almost got away with dropping yet another new record with little advance notice. But two weeks ago, Amazon fucked up and gave us…
Gil Green | January 18, 2019 - 12:01 am
1 2 3 4 ...