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A$AP Ferg and Skrillex Cook Up ‘Hungry Ham’ on Riotous Jam

Because it turned out pretty well the first time a member of A$AP Mob hooked up with Skrillex for a single, A$AP Ferg has borrowed…
Andrew Unterberger / April 8, 2016

Tegan and Sara Share Scintillating Pop Anthem, ‘U-Turn’

Tegan and Sara have been having quite a week, what with premiering a new single, "Boyfriend," on Beats 1 and now, sharing another synth wallop,…
Rachel Brodsky / April 8, 2016

Maxwell Returns With His First Single of the Decade, ‘Lake By the Ocean’

Less than a week after his debut album, 1996's Maxwell's Urban Hang Suite, celebrated its 20th anniversary, neo-soul icon Maxwell has released his first new…
Andrew Unterberger / April 8, 2016

Chance the Rapper Rides Chicago’s L Train in His New ‘Angels’ Video

Chance the Rapper has unveiled a new video for "Angels," his 2015 song featuring Saba. In the clip, Chance is an angel, descending onto the Chicago skyline from on high, alighting…
Anna Gaca / April 7, 2016

Vampire Weekend Didn’t Appear on ‘Shrek’ Soundtrack Because Ezra Koenig ‘Refused to Capitalize on Weezer’s Misfortune’

It's hard to believe, but Smash Mouth's "All Star" wasn't the only song to be featured in the Shrek film series — and it turns out that…
James Grebey / April 7, 2016

Tegan and Sara Debut ‘Boyfriend’ on Beats 1, Earth Rejoices

Tegan and Sara have finally returned with new music after a three-year gap following the release of their career-redefining Heartthrob. Moments ago, the pop duo unleashed…
Brennan Carley / April 7, 2016

PJ Harvey Shares Latest Single, ‘The Orange Monkey’

PJ Harvey is on the cusp of releasing her latest album, The Hope Six Demolition Project, and so far has shared a few singles from…
Rachel Brodsky / April 7, 2016

Porches Try Their Luck Covering the Strokes’ ‘Trying Your Luck’

Aaron Maine and Porches visited SiriusXM recently and laid down a cover of The Strokes' "Trying Your Luck" from Is This It. "Trying Your Luck" was never the brashest…
Anna Gaca / April 7, 2016

Baroness’ ‘Shock Me’ Video Is Pretty, Confusing

Baroness have shared the music video for their Purple cut, "Shock Me." It's a neat video, but one imagines that if it were written out, the prose…
James Grebey / April 7, 2016

This Is the Face We’re Making at Kevin Federline’s New Video Mocking Kanye West and Amber Rose

Kevin Federline should have quit while he was ahead. Well, when, exactly, during a non-notable career as a backup dancer and a two-year trainwreck of a marriage…
Anna Gaca / April 7, 2016

The Knocks Remix Justin Bieber’s ‘Company,’ Will Open Two of His Tour Dates

Nu-disco maestros the Knocks have shared a remix of Justin Bieber's Purpose cut "Company," and announced that they'll be supporting the angel-voiced heartthrob at two of his Canadian…
James Grebey / April 7, 2016

Stream Sturgill Simpson’s New Album, ‘A Sailor’s Guide To Earth’

Country Kentuckian Sturgill Simpson expects to release his new album, A Sailor’s Guide to Earth, on April 15, and now he's streaming the entire thing…
Rachel Brodsky / April 7, 2016

Nicki Minaj Steals the Spotlight in Bebe Rexha’s ‘No Broken Hearts’ Video

"Hey Mama" singer and the only good part of G-Eazy's weirdly successful single "Me, Myself & I" Bebe Rexha just released a color-splashed new music…
Brennan Carley / April 7, 2016

Chance the Rapper Headed to the Big Leagues, Is Reportedly Signing to the Chicago White Sox

Chance the Rapper has managed a meteoric rise to hip hop and pop royalty without a label deal, but he's close to singing on as club ambassador for the Chicago…
Anna Gaca / April 7, 2016

Fifth Harmony Crush a Stripped-Down Version of ‘Work From Home’ on BBC Live Lounge

The girls in Fifth Harmony were clearly excited to be performing one of BBC Radio 1's famous Live Lounge sessions, but the pop fivesome aced…
James Grebey / April 7, 2016

Jennifer Lopez’s ‘Ain’t Your Mama’ Is Light Summer Fun… Produced By Dr. Luke

Update: Though she's not credited on iTunes, Meghan Trainor did cowrite JLo's new single. "She wrote it," Lopez's reps tell SPIN of Trainor's involvement. Consider that settled.
Brennan Carley / April 7, 2016

Yep, Bob Dylan Went and Recorded a Second Full Album of Frank Sinatra Covers

Bob Dylan has shared the first track off of his second full-length album of covers of Frank Sinatra songs. Does the world really need two…
James Grebey / April 7, 2016

R.I.P. Leon Haywood, ’70s Soul Star and ’90s Hip-Hop Inspiration

Leon Haywood, soul fixture of the late '60s and whole '70s, died last Tuesday. Associated Press reports that Haywood's godson Darnell "OG Cuicide" Price has…
Andrew Unterberger / April 7, 2016

Tinashe Postpones World Tour to Finish ‘Joyride’

Back in January, Tinashe announced a series of world tour dates in support of her forthcoming sophomore album, Joyride. But on Tuesday, the R&B singer…
Rachel Brodsky / April 7, 2016

It’s ‘High Time’ You Watched Kacey Musgraves Play ‘James Corden’

Kacey Musgraves stopped by the Late Late Show With James Corden last night, where she played the opener to her 2015 standout record, Pageant Material.
Rachel Brodsky / April 7, 2016
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