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Kanye West Does Not Speak a Word in ‘Saturday Night Live’ Promo

Kanye West's album The Life of Pablo is supposed to come out for real sometime in the near future following the record's partial premiere yesterday at the…
James Grebey / February 12, 2016

Your Grammys 2016 FAQ: Everything You Need to Know

The biggest night in music is coming up — no, not Grease: Live! That was last month. It's the 58th annual Grammy Awards! When should you tune in?
James Grebey / February 12, 2016

Listen to St. Vincent’s Funk-Flecked Cover of the Rolling Stones’ ‘Emotional Rescue’

St. Vincent has recorded a cover of the Rolling Stones' "Emotional Rescue" (from their 1980 album of the same name) for the forthcoming movie A…
Rachel Brodsky / February 12, 2016

Joey Bada$$ Got in a Fight Outside Kanye’s MSG Showcase Last Night

Joey Bada$$ got into a scuffle with a photographer as he departed Kanye West's Yeezy Season 3 extravaganza last night. The Pro Era rapper was upset when the…
Anna Gaca / February 12, 2016

Here Are Some of the Grossest Lyrics From Kanye West’s New Album ‘The Life of Pablo’

Kanye West's known misogyny has been an unfortunate recurrent theme throughout his lyrics, but 'Ye's problems with women are really being thrust into the spotlight following the premiere of his…
James Grebey / February 12, 2016

An Extra in Kanye West’s Fashion Show Claims the Rapper Didn’t Pay Them

Though many viewers of Kanye West's Yeezy Season 3 fashion show yesterday (barring maybe Taylor Swift) seemed to enjoy the goings-on inside Madison Square Garden…
Brennan Carley / February 12, 2016

David Byrne Has a Theory About Why People Support Donald Trump

Former Talking Head David Byrne has some thoughts about the social media ouroboros that fuels supporters of day-old cream puff pastry and ostensible presidential candidate Donald Trump. In a…
Anna Gaca / February 12, 2016

Kanye West Is Back to G.O.O.D Fridays (and the Studio) With ’30 Hours’

Following his Yeezy Season 3 fashion show at Madison Square Garden yesterday, Kanye West is back to the studio — and to his weekly G.O.O.D Fridays release schedule of new…
Harley Brown / February 12, 2016

Here’s What You Missed Inside Kanye West’s Yeezy Season 3 Show Yesterday

Shortly after 4 p.m. EST on Thursday, Kanye West dimmed the lights at New York's Madison Square Garden and premiered his new album, The Life of…
Brennan Carley / February 12, 2016

Kanye West Defends His Misogynistic Lyrics About Taylor Swift on Twitter

It’s just after 9 a.m. on the East Coast and Kanye West is awake and tweeting up a storm in defense of his new controversial…
James Grebey / February 12, 2016

Gerard Way Shares Cover of the Carpenters’ ‘Superstar’

Gerard Way, former frontman for '00s crossover emo heroes My Chemical Romance, has long been teasing a cover of The Carpenters' melancholy pop classic "Superstar,"
Andrew Unterberger / February 12, 2016

Did Kanye West Give Taylor Swift a Heads Up About That Stupid ‘Famous’ Lyric?

Update: Kanye West is awake and tweeting... Surely by now you've heard tale of the lyric that nearly destroyed the Internet yesterday, premiered last…
Andrew Unterberger / February 12, 2016

Watch Ty Segall Hand Out Treats During ‘Candy Sam’ Performance on ‘Late Show’

The increasingly prolific Ty Segall — all of whom's catalogue SPIN recently ranked — appeared on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert last night to perform his…
Brennan Carley / February 12, 2016

Gwen Stefani Drops Ebullient New Disco-Pop Single, ‘Make Me Like You’

After announcing her third solo album This Is How the Truth Feels, Gwen Stefani just dropped the disco-funkified new single from the project, "Make Me Like…
Brennan Carley / February 11, 2016

James Blake Shares Aptly-Titled New Song, ‘Modern Soul’

After confirming last summer that Justin Vernon and Kanye West would be on his new album, Radio Silence — and, more recently, that he'd appear on…
Harley Brown / February 11, 2016

Kanye West Made a Video Game About His Mom Exploring Heaven

Kanye West: rapper, fashion mogul, and now... video game designer? Following the debut of his new album, The Life of Pablo, at the launch of his Yeezy…
James Grebey / February 11, 2016

Kanye West Shares Album Art for ‘The Life of Pablo’

Kanye West has revealed the album art for his upcoming album, which is currently titled The Life of Pablo (still time to change it one…
James Grebey / February 11, 2016

Santigold Unleashes Bubbly ‘Banshee’ on Beats 1

Santigold offered another peek at her upcoming album 99¢ when "Banshee" premiered on Zane Lowe's Beats 1 radio show earlier today. Anchored by an irresistibly catchy background vocal sample, "Banshee"
Anna Gaca / February 11, 2016

Electric Daisy Carnival 2016 Lineup: David Guetta, Eric Prydz, Madeon, Zedd, More

The New York City edition of EDM festival and grown-up circus Electric Daisy Carnival has announced its 2016 lineup. David Guetta, Dillon Francis, Madeon, Kaskade, Zedd, Eric…
Harley Brown / February 11, 2016

Charli XCX and Icona Pop Performed ‘I Love It’ Together in NYC Last Night

During last night's amfAR gala at New York City's Cipriani Wall Street, Charli XCX and Icona Pop delivered separate performances before coming together for the rare…
Brennan Carley / February 11, 2016
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