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The 50 Best Albums Of 2020 So Far

You've seen the memes. It's only been five months and 2020 has already been a historical shitshow of a year. Thousands and thousands died while…
Stereogum | June 10, 2020 - 9:30 am

The Anniversary

Cosmogramma Turns 10

Steven Ellison hadn't quite gotten to outer space yet, but he'd come close. With his first two Flying Lotus releases, 2006's 1983 and 2008's Los
Ryan Leas | May 4, 2020 - 10:45 am

We've Got A File On You

We’ve Got A File On You: Thundercat

We’ve Got A File On You features interviews in which artists share the stories behind the extracurricular activities that dot their careers: acting gigs, guest
Ryan Leas | April 1, 2020 - 2:45 pm

More Thundercat stories

Thundercat Wrote A Song For The ThunderCats Reboot

Thundercat's namesake ThunderCats returned for a new Cartoon Network series called ThunderCats Roar a few months ago. Today, the show held a virtual [email protected] panel,…
James Rettig | July 23, 2020 - 9:03 pm

The Anniversary

Cosmogramma Turns 10

Steven Ellison hadn't quite gotten to outer space yet, but he'd come close. With his first two Flying Lotus releases, 2006's 1983 and 2008's Los
Ryan Leas | May 4, 2020 - 10:45 am

Thundercat – “Interstellar Love”

Tomorrow, Thundercat is returning with his great new album It Is What It Is. He's been steadily teasing it for a while now, first with…
Ryan Leas | April 2, 2020 - 12:03 pm

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Thundercat It Is What It Is

People don’t talk about George Duke enough. The man was a goddamn genius. After leading his own group for a few years, he began playing…
Phil Freeman | March 30, 2020 - 12:20 pm

Zack Fox, Thundercat, 6lack, Eric Andre Make Us Feel Less Alone With “Slob On My Knob”

There are many, many bad things about the current global fucking crisis: The sudden economic apocalypse, the loneliness and cabin fever, the general overwhelming sense…
Tom Breihan | March 20, 2020 - 1:36 pm

Thundercat – “Fair Chance” (Feat. Ty Dolla $ign & Lil B)

Thundercat is releasing a new album, It Is What It Is, next month. He's shared "Black Qualls and "Dragonball Durag" from it already. Last week,…
James Rettig | March 17, 2020 - 12:32 pm

Watch Thundercat Play Kimmel & Pay Tribute To Mac Miller With Flying Lotus, Steve Lacy, & Steve Arrington

Next month, the space-funk bass virtuoso and former Suicidal Tendencies member Thundercat will release It Is What It Is, a new album that features the…
Tom Breihan | March 10, 2020 - 8:53 am

Thundercat – “Dragonball Durag” Video (Feat. HAIM, Kali Uchis, & Quinta Brunson)

Last month, Thundercat announced a new album, It Is What It Is, with the lead single "Black Qualls," and last week he put out another…
James Rettig | February 27, 2020 - 12:11 pm

Thundercat – “Dragonball Durag”

Last month, Thundercat returned with news of a new album called It Is What It Is, his followup to 2017's Drunk. The announcement came with…
Ryan Leas | February 17, 2020 - 12:05 pm

Watch Thundercat Freestyle With Kenny Beats

For the past year or so, the great rap producer Kenny Beats has been inviting rappers into his studio for a YouTube series called The
Peter Helman | February 8, 2020 - 11:04 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Every week the Stereogum staff chooses the five best new songs of the week (the eligibility period begins and ends Thursdays right before midnight). This
Stereogum | January 17, 2020 - 4:51 pm

Thundercat – “Black Qualls” (Feat. Steve Lacy & Steve Arrington)

Thundercat always stays busy, but the Los Angeles bass wizard hasn't released an album of his own since 2017's Drunk. Fortunately, that's about to change.
Peter Helman | January 15, 2020 - 1:33 pm

Lists

The 200 Best Songs Of The 2010s

When this decade began, MP3s still reigned supreme. Now, at the end of it, a song is no longer even a file -- it's ephemera,…
Stereogum | November 5, 2019 - 8:37 am
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