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New A$AP Ferg Album Features Missy Elliott, Rick Ross, Ty Dolla $ign, and More

A$AP Ferg dropped his first new track in a hot second, "New Level," last week, and now in a recent Hot 97 interview the rapper…
James Grebey / December 21, 2015

HOLYCHILD Want You to Know They ‘Regret You’ in Their New Video

Brat-pop extraordinaires HOLYCHILD released one of SPIN's Best Pop Albums of 2015, and to cap off their successful year, the duo's just released a video for…
Brennan Carley / December 21, 2015

The xx Are Officially Back in the Studio

Jamie xx and bandmate/collaborator Romy Madley Croft certainly didn't hurt for attention this year with the former's hugely successful solo record, In Colour, and the…
Rachel Brodsky / December 21, 2015

When an Arena in Glasgow Unplugged Madonna’s Power, She Kept On Playing

Madonna's still trekking around the earth on her Rebel Heart world tour, and during the show's stop last night in Glasgow, apparently the iconic pop star…
Brennan Carley / December 21, 2015

Rustie Cancels All Upcoming Shows Citing ‘Addiction and Mental Health Problems’

Glasgow producer Rustie announced on Twitter this past weekend that he was canceling all his upcoming shows due to "addiction and mental health problems." The…
James Grebey / December 21, 2015

Scott Weiland’s Former Bassist Tommy Black Will Not Face Drug Charges Following Arrest

Tommy Black, the bassist for Scott Weiland's touring band the Wildabouts, was arrested in the hours following the former Stone Temple Pilots' frontman's death after…
Colin Joyce / December 20, 2015

Young Thug Dons a Beard, Robs a Bank in ‘Big Racks’ Video

Young Thug has shared a video for his boisterous Slime Season 2 cut "Big Racks." Directed by Be El Be, the clip's another one of…
Colin Joyce / December 20, 2015

Bruce Springsteen and Paul McCartney Performed ‘Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town’ Together on ‘SNL’

Saturday Night Live celebrated their last episode before a holiday break in grand fashion, with an episode hosted by Tina Fey and Amy Poehler and…
Colin Joyce / December 20, 2015

Relive Taylor Swift’s ‘1989’ Tour in a New Documentary

Taylor Swift's 1989 tour basically turned into a parade of music world stars both past and present, and now you can relive some of the…
Colin Joyce / December 20, 2015

Beatles Recordings Reportedly Set to Hit Streaming Services Next Week

Update: In a note posted to their website, the Beatles' camp have confirmed the speculation that their catalog will hit major streaming services on Thursday.
Colin Joyce / December 19, 2015

The Kinks’ Ray and Dave Davies Got Back Together to Perform ‘You Really Got Me’

Ray and Dave Davies public rift may finally have been mended. After years of starting (and then summarily denying) Kinks reunions, the two brothers got…
Colin Joyce / December 19, 2015

Migos and Young Thug Team for ‘Crime Stoppers’

Young Thug and Migos have been plotting a collaborative mixtape called MigoThuggin for a while now, but just in case you thought it'd gone by…
Colin Joyce / December 19, 2015

JoJo Just Surprise Released a New EP, ‘#LOVEJO2′

Earlier this year, long-dormant (not by choice) pop star with the proper pipes JoJo released her delightfully titled three-track "tringle," which served as both a…
Brennan Carley / December 18, 2015

Trent Reznor Promises New Nine Inch Nails Material in 2016

Nine Inch Nails have stayed mostly quiet since the release of their 2013 album Hesitation Marks but that'll change next year according to a new…
Colin Joyce / December 18, 2015

Nicki Minaj’s TV Show Will Guest Star Whoopi Goldberg and Is Called… ‘Nicki’

Back in September, SPIN reported that ABC Family is working on a new TV comedy about Nicki Minaj. Well today the iconic "Anaconda" musician shared a bevy of…
James Grebey / December 18, 2015

Revisit the Best Moments of SPIN’s 2015 Year in Music Event With Best Coast, Tink, Alex G, and YACHT

Last week, SPIN looked back on the Year in Music with a show at Los Angeles' Regent Theater, which featured sets by Los Angeles indie…
SPIN Staff / December 18, 2015

The Weeknd Ends 2015 With a Woozy Bang in Belly’s ‘Might Not’ Video

The Weeknd's already crossed over and conquered the pop chart this year — "The Hills" and "Can't Feel My Face" will forever be etched into…
Brennan Carley / December 18, 2015

Skylar Spence Sends Carly Rae Jepsen’s ‘Your Type’ Back to the Disco

Skylar Spence's Prom King was released back in September and its neon disco revisions made it a sort of DIY cousin to the '80s minded…
Colin Joyce / December 18, 2015

Watch Tink Light Up Los Angeles With ‘Wet Dollars’ at SPIN’s 2015 Year in Music Event

Tink is a 20-year-old rapper from Illinois who's managed to drop stellar song after song — sprinkling in standout mixtape's like this year's Winter's Diary 3,…
Brennan Carley / December 18, 2015

Scott Weiland Died from Accidental Overdose of Cocaine, Ethanol, and MDA

Scott Weiland died earlier this month of an accidental overdose of cocaine, ethanol, and methylenedioxyamphetamine (MDA), according to an official report from the Hennepin County Medical…
James Grebey / December 18, 2015
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