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Your Guide to Kanye West’s Video for ‘Famous’

Update: Representatives for George W. Bush and Donald Trump have confirmed that the "George W. Bush" and "Donald Trump" in "Famous" are, shockingly, not the real George W. Bush or Donald Trump.
Anna Gaca / June 25, 2016

Watch Jay Z’s New Documentary About the Making of ‘Reasonable Doubt’

Jay Z's seminal debut Reasonable Doubt turns 20 this weekend. SPIN is celebrating with a collection of features we're calling Jay Z Week, starting with a look back…
Anna Gaca / June 25, 2016

Radiohead’s Thom Yorke Thinks the U.K. Should Try That ‘Brexit’ Referendum Again

On Friday, the United Kingdom surprised the world by voting to withdraw from the European Union, a move known as "Brexit" (for "British exit"). The unexpected result touched off…
Anna Gaca / June 25, 2016

Watch Kanye West Live-Premiere the Visual for ‘Famous’ in Los Angeles

Update 2: The TIDAL exclusive is over, and all of us mere mortals may now experience Kanye West's video for "Famous." Find it below.
Anna Gaca / June 24, 2016

Parliament-Funkadelic Keyboardist Bernie Worrell Has Passed Away at 72

After a months-long battle with stage-four lung cancer, Parliament-Funkadelic keyboardist Bernie Worrell has died at the age of 72. His family confirmed his passing on…
Brian Josephs / June 24, 2016

The Coathangers’ New Video Is Going ‘Down Down’

Acerbic Atlanta punk trio the Coathangers have a new video for "Down Down," a relative deep cut from April's Nosebleed Weekend. Directed by Matt Odom, the clip is a bit…
Anna Gaca / June 24, 2016

Stream Dyke Drama’s New Album, ‘Up Against the Bricks’

G.L.O.S.S. may have just released Trans Day of Revenge (SPIN's Album of the Week), but frontwoman Sadie Switchblade has a little bit more to share.
Rachel Brodsky / June 24, 2016

It Looks Like Aerosmith Are Going to Call It Quits After Their Next Tour

Aerosmith have grown from "the bad boys from Boston" to the "damn, they're still a band?" guys. After rocking along for 46 years, frontman Steven…
Brian Josephs / June 24, 2016

Sia and Diplo Are ‘Waving Goodbye’ on the ‘Neon Demon’ Soundtrack

We're still waiting for "Cold Water," the next Major Lazer-Justin Bieber-MØ collaboration — Hello, Diplo? It's been almost a month — but until then, the producer is…
Anna Gaca / June 24, 2016

ScHoolboy Q Chills With the Homies in ‘By Any Means: Part 1′ Video

ScHoolboy Q's visuals for Blank Face have been uniformly excellent. After busting shots in "Groovy Tony" and rolling through a turn-up funhouse with Kanye West in "THat…
Brian Josephs / June 24, 2016

Maxwell Gets Vulnerable Once Again on ‘Gods’

July will open up with blackSUMMERS'night, Maxwell's fifth studio album. The fast-approaching LP is his first in seven years, so what's another week? Well, if you're still too…
Brian Josephs / June 24, 2016

Future and DJ Esco Reunite for ‘E.T.: Esco Terrestrial’ Mixtape

Magic happens when Future and DJ Esco connect: Last year's 56 Nights remains an essential listen and January's Purple Reign is a 2016 highlight. Now, just four months after…
Brian Josephs / June 24, 2016

Devendra Banhart Announces ‘Ape in Pink Marble,’ Which Is the Title of a New Album

Odd bird of experimental folk Devendra Banhart has announced a new album, amusingly titled Ape in Pink Marble, and a shared first peek in the form…
Anna Gaca / June 24, 2016

Kevin Gates, Trey Songz, and Ty Dolla $ign Get Sensual in ‘Jam’ Video

Islah bonus cut "Jam," which features Jamie Foxx, Ty Dolla $ign, and Trey Songz, is a bonus highlight on an album filled with them. Ever the…
Brian Josephs / June 24, 2016

HOLYCHILD Want You to Sit With Them in ‘Not Invited’ Video

HOLYCHILD drop their America Oil Lamb EP today, and along with it a video for the song "Not Invited" featuring Mereki. Following their merkin-packed clip…
Rachel Brodsky / June 24, 2016

Robyn Releases Remixes for ‘Don’t F**king Tell Me What to Do’ and ‘Hang With Me’

Today doesn't bring two new, completely original Robyn tracks, but these'll do: The Swedish pop champ just shared remixes of two of her older songs.
Brian Josephs / June 24, 2016

Stream the Debut Album From Jenny Lewis-Helmed Supergroup Nice As F**k

Nice As F**k, the saucily named trio of Jenny Lewis, Au Revoir Simone’s Erika Forster, and the Like’s Tennessee Thomas, have taken a pretty quiet approach to…
Anna Gaca / June 24, 2016

Twin Peaks Take a Bluesy ‘Walk to the One You Love’ on ‘Conan’

Chicago garage quintet Twin Peaks hit Conan last night to perform "Walk to the One You Love," the opening track from their latest album, Down in Heaven. "Walk to the One…
Anna Gaca / June 24, 2016

Here’s What Musicians are Saying About ‘Brexit’ on Twitter

Those of us in the U.S. woke up in a relative state of shock this morning upon learning that last night Britain voted to leave…
Rachel Brodsky / June 24, 2016

It’s Jay Z Week at SPIN

This week, Jay Z's bulletproof debut album, Reasonable Doubt, turns 20, marking two decades of almost entirely unknockable hustle from the Jiggaman. When he first broke…
SPIN Staff / June 24, 2016
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