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Premature Evaluation: JAY-Z 4:44

"I dumbed down for the audience to double my dollars." That was Jay-Z 14 years ago, just before his fake retirement. At the time, it…
Tom Breihan | June 30, 2017 - 3:25 pm

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Kanye West – 808s & Heartbreak

After several closely monitored weeks of leaks, it's time to take a look at the year's most anticipated album that doesn't feature Buckethead. Given Kanye…
Scott Lapatine | November 20, 2008 - 12:33 am

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No I.D. Produced The New John Mayer Single

"But if you give me just one night/ You're gonna see me in a new light." So sings John Mayer on his new single, and…
Chris DeVille | May 10, 2018 - 3:14 pm

JAY-Z Producer No I.D. Teases 4:44 B-Sides Featuring James Blake

JAY-Z worked with a single producer on his soul-baring new album 4:44. That producer is No I.D., also known for his work with Common, Kanye…
Peter Helman | July 1, 2017 - 1:09 pm

Rihanna’s ANTI Is Out, And It’s Got A Tame Impala Cover

Tonight, someone who subscribes to Tidal -- possibly Jay Z? -- logged in and noticed that ANTI, Rihanna's imminent new album, had been mysteriously uploaded…
Peter Helman | January 27, 2016 - 7:00 pm

Snoh Aalegra – “Emotional (DJ Dahi Remix)” (Feat. Vince Staples)

Snoh Aaelegra is a Persian R&B-leaning singer who grew up in Sweden. She released her debut EP There Will Be Sunshine via Epic last fall…
Caitlin White | June 10, 2015 - 10:24 am

Yeezus Credits Revealed

When Kanye West's ferocious new album Yeezus leaked to the internet, it wasn't clear which of Kanye's army of collaborators helped out on which songs,…
Tom Breihan | June 19, 2013 - 11:19 am

Kanye West Doing His Good Ass Job

About a year ago I joked that Kanye's Hype Williams-directed video for "Amazing," while featuring stunning aerial shots of a certain slice of Pacific paradise,…
Amrit Singh | April 7, 2010 - 10:35 am