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SPIN’s 7 Favorite Songs of the Week: Chance the Rapper, Alice Bag, and More

Welcome to our weekly roundup of the SPIN staff’s favorite new songs. Below, sample the best from a feminist-punk pioneer, celebrated Chicago rappers, and more.
SPIN Staff / May 13, 2016

Review: Kaytranada Gives ‘99.9%’ as He Ascends From DJ to Producer

At just 23, the Montreal-based Kaytranada — born Louis Kevin Celestin — has already crafted fantastic remixes of Missy Elliott’s "Sock It 2 Me," TLC’s…
Brian Josephs / May 11, 2016

Kaytranada and His Robo Buddy Dance Away to ‘Lite Spots’

99.9%'s "Lite Spots" is a highlight on Kaytranada's album filled with bangers. Today, the single gets a fittingly idiosyncratic and joyful video. The Martin C. Pariseau-directed clip features Kaytranada…
Brian Josephs / May 10, 2016

Kaytranada Channels Dilla, Embraces Up-Tempo Neo-Soul

Don't ask Kaytranada to make another remix. The young Haitian-born, Montreal-based producer (real name Kevin Celestin) did indeed rise to international recognition by way of…
Anupa Mistry / June 3, 2014

5 Best New Artists for May ’14

From grooving, Dilla-influenced dance to dub-infected folk, to sleazy rock, these are five artists to know right now. GARRETT KAMPS, KYLE MCGOVERN, PUJA PATEL, PHILIP…
SPIN Staff / May 2, 2014

Disclosure Preview ‘Settle Special Edition’ With ‘Apollo’ Video

Disclosure were at the helm of SPIN's Trend of the Year, but the U.K. house-pop duo aren't done delivering gifts in 2013. On December 16,…
Chris Martins / December 11, 2013