Tunde Adebimpe

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We've Got A File On You

We’ve Got A File On You: Black Thought

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 | October 16, 2020 - 10:24 am

The Anniversary

Return To Cookie Mountain Turns 10

TV On The Radio were well on their way to becoming indie rock royalty by 2006. They had a pioneering sound, one that spliced together…
Chris DeVille | July 6, 2016 - 12:00 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The ballot box for this week's 5 Best Songs was already overstuffed and brimming with contention even before Wilco dropped a surprise LP last night.
Stereogum | July 17, 2015 - 4:30 pm

More Tunde Adebimpe stories

Second Good Music… Comp Features 77 Previously Unreleased Tracks From Pearl Jam, David Byrne, Jenny Lewis, & More

Earlier this month, a bunch of artists came together to release a limited-time-only benefit compilation called Good Music To Avert The Collapse Of American Democracy
James Rettig | September 30, 2020 - 12:39 pm

Tunde Adebimpe – “ReelFeel”

On Juneteenth, when Bandcamp was donating its share of sales revenue to the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, TV On The Radio singer Tunde Adebimpe shared…
Peter Helman | July 4, 2020 - 12:56 pm

Tunde Adebimpe – “People”

Today, in honor of Juneteenth, Bandcamp is donating its revenue from all of the music it's selling to the NAACP Legal Defense Fund. As a…
Tom Breihan | June 19, 2020 - 11:35 am

Watch TV On The Radio’s Tunde Adebimpe Perform A Solo Loop-Pedal “Love Dog” On Colbert

It's been a while since we've heard from TV On The Radio. Seeds, the band's most recent album, came out way back in 2014. Many…
Tom Breihan | June 4, 2020 - 9:10 am

Thurston Moore, Roger Waters, Tunde Adebimpe Urge Nick Cave To Cancel Israel Concerts

One of the most controversial music stories of the year was Radiohead's decision to perform in Tel Aviv in July, which resulted in a series…
Chris DeVille | October 30, 2017 - 9:20 am

TV On The Radio’s Tunde Adebimpe Discusses His Role In Spider-Man: Homecoming

Tunde Adebimpe has had an odd little acting career since coming to prominence as the lead singer of TV On The Radio. Most notably, he…
Peter Helman | August 2, 2017 - 7:12 pm

Thurston Moore, Roger Waters, Tunde Adebimpe, & More Urge Radiohead To Cancel Israel Show

Radiohead are scheduled to perform in Tel Aviv this summer, the band's fourth overall performance in Israel but first since 2000. It's a controversial choice…
Chris DeVille | April 24, 2017 - 11:37 am

Tunde Adebimpe – “Brandy” (Looking Glass Cover)

We already know that this week's episode of HBO's Vinyl will feature the shockingly strong Trey Songz cover of David Bowie's "Life On Mars?," but…
Tom Breihan | March 18, 2016 - 11:19 am

The National Reveal Massive Grateful Dead Tribute Tracklist Feat. The War On Drugs, Jenny Lewis, Flaming Lips, & Many More

The long-gestating Grateful Dead compilation album curated by Aaron and Bryce Dessner of the National will at last be released this May. The comp is…
Michelle Laggan | March 17, 2016 - 9:59 am

Jim James, Antony, Courtney Barnett Confirmed For Massive Grateful Dead Covers Comp

The National have been planning a Grateful Dead tribute album for quite some time, and when we profiled the band last year they elaborated a…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 12, 2016 - 10:22 am

Nevermen – “Hate On”

Nevermen is the ambitious all-star trio of Faith No More frontman Mike Patton, TV On The Radio leader Tunde Adebimpe, and skittery rapper Doseone. (Each…
Tom Breihan | January 22, 2016 - 1:22 pm

Nevermen – “Mr. Mistake (Boards Of Canada Remix)”

Later this month, the art-rock supergroup Nevermen will release their self-titled debut album. The band brings together TV On The Radio's Tunde Adebimpe, Anticon experimental…
Chris DeVille | January 12, 2016 - 12:40 pm

Little Shalimar – “Phoenix” (Feat. Roxiny & Tunde Adebimpe)

Little Shalimar produced the soundtrack for Rubble Kings -- a documentary about Bronx gangs in the '70s -- and today he's sharing his contribution to…
James Rettig | December 15, 2015 - 12:29 pm
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