Tunde Adebimpe

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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

Interview

An Annotated Media Guide To TV On The Radio’s Tunde Adebimpe

Over the course of their five albums, TV On The Radio have covered a lot of ground, adeptly blending genres to the point where the…
Ryan Leas | November 18, 2014 - 11:03 am

More Tunde Adebimpe stories

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

Nevermen – “Mr. Mistake”

Earlier this year, TV On The Radio's Tunde Adebimpe, Faith No More's Mike Patton, and rapper Doseone announced the formation of the long-in-the-works Nevermen project…
James Rettig | December 4, 2015 - 11:41 am

Natasha Kmeto – “Grind” (Feat. Tunde Adebimpe) (Stereogum Premiere)

Natasha Kmeto is a singer, songwriter, and producer out of Portland who mixes dark, simmering beats with her lush, clear alto. In 2013 she dropped…
Caitlin White | August 27, 2015 - 10:54 am

Nevermen – “Tough Towns”

2015 will be remembered as the year of peak irony (see the Scientology shirt above), the year of streaming, and hence, the year of the…
Caitlin White | August 5, 2015 - 11:25 am

Maximum Balloon – “Let It Grow” (Feat. Karen O & Tunde Adebimpe)

Master producer Dave Sitek's solo project Maximum Balloon has laid dormant since the release of their self-titled debut back in 2010, but he's revived it…
James Rettig | July 10, 2015 - 9:53 am
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