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Festival Rap Kings Danny Brown And Vince Staples Hold Court At Pitchfork Fest

A funny thing happens when you become a critically acclaimed rapper bubbling just below the mainstream: You end up performing at seemingly every music festival…
Chris DeVille | July 15, 2017 - 1:16 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

It's not a music video, obviously, but the new movie Baby Driver might be one of the all-time greatest feats in music-video directing. Edgar Wright…
Tom Breihan | June 30, 2017 - 12:36 pm

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Vince Staples Big Fish Theory

"We making future music. It's Afro-futurism. This is my Afro-futurism. There's no other kind." That was Vince Staples, talking to LA Weekly, describing his new…
Tom Breihan | June 21, 2017 - 4:06 pm

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Vince Staples: “Chipotle Is Gentrification And They’re Killing People”

Vince Staples loves talking shit and the latest thing he's down on is the burrito chain Chipotle. The rapper guested on a recent episode of…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | August 10, 2017 - 2:41 pm

Watch Vince Staples Perform “Big Fish” With A Money-Tossing Juicy J On Kimmel

Vince Staples brought his Big Fish Theory promotional onslaught to Jimmy Kimmel Live! last night. He performed quasi-title-track "Big Fish" with Juicy J in tow…
Chris DeVille | August 8, 2017 - 2:01 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

It's not a music video, obviously, but the new movie Baby Driver might be one of the all-time greatest feats in music-video directing. Edgar Wright…
Tom Breihan | June 30, 2017 - 12:36 pm

Watch Vince Staples Play The Tonight Show With Damon Albarn, Ray J, Kilo Kish, & The Roots

On Friday, Vince Staples released his excellent, techno-flavored new album Big Fish Theory. It's an album full of guest stars, many of whom help out…
Tom Breihan | June 27, 2017 - 9:04 am

Vince Staples – “Rain Come Down” Video

Vince Staples' Big Fish Theory is officially out today, and to celebrate, the rapper debuted a video for his Ty Dolla $ign collab "Rain Come…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 23, 2017 - 9:39 am

Stream Vince Staples Big Fish Theory

Earlier this week, we gave Vince Staples' new album the Premature Evaluation review treatment, and Big Fish Theory is now officially out. Staples shared "BagBak,"
James Rettig | June 22, 2017 - 11:02 pm

Vince Staples Got His Own Sprite Can

About two years ago, Vince Staples joined an Obey Your Thirst ad campaign for Sprite. Since then, he's made a big joke about it, tweeting…
Tom Breihan | June 19, 2017 - 10:30 am

Vince Staples’ New Album Features Justin Vernon, Kendrick Lamar, Damon Albarn, & More

Vince Staples' new album Big Fish Theory will be out at the end of this coming week. We've already heard a few tracks from it,…
Peter Helman | June 17, 2017 - 8:38 pm

Watch Vince Staples Talk Big Fish Theory, Afrofuturism, Sprite On The Daily Show

We're a mere day away from the release of Big Fish Theory, the new album from the great Long Beach rapper Vince Staples. And since…
Tom Breihan | June 15, 2017 - 9:10 am

Vince Staples – “Rain Come Down”

Vince Staples' new album Big Fish Theory didn't end up coming out last month, but it will be coming out later this month. The Long…
Peter Helman | June 8, 2017 - 11:14 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Gunplay Will Still Beat The Shit Out Of You

Pity the rap-crew enforcer. It's a vital but thankless job. Every ascendant rap Michael Jordan needs a Charles Oakley, a guy there to reinforce the…
Tom Breihan | June 7, 2017 - 12:33 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This week, I imagine that a lot of us spent some time thinking about Soundgarden's "Black Hole Sun," a vivid and surreal little piece of…
Tom Breihan | May 19, 2017 - 5:02 pm

Zane Lowe Is Teasing An Insane List Of Guests For New Vince Staples Album

The Beats 1 Radio big man Zane Lowe seems to love Vince Staples. And yesterday, when Staples shared his new single and video "Big Fish"
Tom Breihan | May 19, 2017 - 11:00 am
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