vince staples

10 Songs That Influenced Kendrick Lamar’s DAMN.

With DAMN., Kendrick Lamar pulls back from the epic scope that defined To Pimp A Butterfly to deliver a rawer, more personal…
SPIN Staff / April 18, 2017

Listen to 4 New Gorillaz Songs

Gorillaz' much-anticipated return is kicking into full gear. This afternoon, Damon Albarn's virtual band is set to premiere several new songs, but first, they've shared a…
Anna Gaca / March 23, 2017

Watch Vince Staples Tell Nardwuar How Ja Rule “Technically” Saved His Life

Vince Staples' love for aughts' cultural icons like Ja Rule and Bow Wow comes from the simple fact that he's a '90s baby who grew…
Brian Josephs / March 6, 2017

Ice Cube, Tegan and Sara, Vince Staples, and More to Perform at Comedy Central’s Clusterfest Festival

After 26 years of existence, Comedy Central is finally launching its own standalone comedy festival on June 2-4 at San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza and…
Brian Josephs / February 28, 2017

New Music: Vince Staples – “BagBak”

After teasing it earlier this week, Vince Staples greets the weekend with the new single "BagBak." The new track is the first piece of Staples…
Brian Josephs / February 3, 2017

Vince Staples Announces the “Life Aquatic Tour” With Kilo Kish

Vince Staples is taking a page from Wes Anderson's book, dubbing his upcoming North American tour the Life Aquatic Tour. The 2017 trek—which will be Staples's…
Brian Josephs / November 29, 2016

Vince Staples Has 100,000 Gamestop Points

Vince Staples stopped by for an interview on Power 106 in Los Angeles this morning, where he chatted about sports, video games, saving money, and…
Anna Gaca / November 17, 2016

Vince Staples Is a Nice Guy, Defends Mother Upset Over “Norf Norf” Lyrics

On Tuesday, a video of a woman ranting about Vince Staples's "Norf Norf" being on the radio went viral. In the video, the unidentified woman…
Brian Josephs / October 6, 2016

Watch Nas Talk About Kendrick, J.Cole, and Shaq on Bill Simmons’s Awkward TV Show

Bill Simmons wrangled a slightly puzzling panel of guests for his HBO talk show Any Given Wednesday last night. Nas and Kevin Durant sat down…
Kyle McGovern / September 22, 2016

Watch Vince Staples and GTA’s New Video for “A Little Bit of This”

Vince Staples has been everywhere lately: There's his new EP, Prima Donna, as well as collaborations with Flume, The Roots on Fallon, ScHoolboy Q, and a tour with James Blake.
Josh Rosenberg / September 15, 2016

Watch Vince Staples and the Roots’ Affecting “Smile” on Fallon

Vince Staples was the musical guest on last night's episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, performing "Smile," a standout from his recent Prima Donna EP. The song had…
Anna Gaca / September 8, 2016

James Blake and Vince Staples Connect Once Again on New Version of ‘Timeless’

Vince Staples and James Blake have formed something of a cross-Atlantic musical kinship. Blake produced two tracks on Staples' Prima Donna (the OutKast-sampling "War Ready" and the closer…
Brian Josephs / September 2, 2016

Vince Staples Examines Celebrity in His ‘Prima Donna’ Short Film

Earlier this month, Vince Staples announced that there would be a short film to accompany the release of his new Prima Donna shortie. The project is out, and…
Brian Josephs / September 1, 2016

Vince Staples Drops the Full Version of ”06′

This week's Adult Swim Single is Vince Staples "'06." You've heard some of it before: A fraction of the song serves as the closer to…
Brian Josephs / August 24, 2016

Review: Vince Staples Remains More Reality Than Television on ‘Prima Donna’ EP

Vince Staples records feel like transmissions. On early mixtapes like Stolen Youth and his Shyne Coldchain series, they were the raw, unfiltered diary entries of…
Matthew Ramirez / August 23, 2016
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