Posts tagged "Action Bronson"

Quizzing Action Bronson About Other Musicians From Queens

Action Bronson is hardly the first great rapper to hail from Queens, but it's admittedly been a while since the heydays of Run-D.M.C., LL Cool…
By: Dan Weiss / March 30, 2015

Action Bronson and Chance the Rapper Bring ‘Baby Blue’ to Letterman

One of hip-hop's most loveable dynamic duos of recent years took the stage last night on Late Night With David Letterman. Queens rapper Action Bronso…
By: Andrew Unterberger / March 26, 2015

Review: Action Bronson Painlessly Graduates From Mixtapes to Albums on ‘Mr. Wonderful’

While the serious emotional response to Kendrick Lamar's epic To Pimp a Butterfly last week led to entire thinkpieces on its "overwhelming blackness,"…
By: Dan Weiss / March 25, 2015

Stream Earl Sweatshirt and Action Bronson’s Bombastic Collaboration, ‘Warlord Leather’

Action Bronson and Earl Sweatshirt released their new albums, Mr. Wonderful and I Don't Like Shit, I Don't Go Outside, on the same day…
By: James Grebey / March 25, 2015

Action Bronson and Chance the Rapper Come to Eddie Murphy’s America in ‘Baby Blue’ Video

Already having remade a sequence from the classic '90s flick Boogie Nights for his new album trailer, Queens rapper Action Bronson has now reached…
By: Andrew Unterberger / March 23, 2015

SXSW 2015: The Six Best Things We Saw on Day Two

Though yesterday marked the official start of South by Southwest's music conference, Wednesday brought the festivities into full bloom, as longtime favorite…
By: SPIN Staff / March 19, 2015

SXSW 2015: 22 Artists You Must See

At this year's South by Southwest conference in Austin, a number of noteworthy lone stars will be making their way to Texas to perform for…
By: SPIN Staff / March 17, 2015

SPIN Singles Mix: Carly Rae Jepsen Really Likes You, Deerhoof Ask ‘What Have You Done For Me’

Welcome to SPIN's Singles Mix! The SPIN staff has rounded up their favorite, must-hear tracks for your personal playlists. From a bubblegum hitmaker to a Queens-based rapper to…
By: SPIN Staff / March 4, 2015

Action Bronson, Chance the Rapper, and Mark Ronson Walk Into a ‘Baby Blue’ Bar

Action Bronson previously hopped on an "Uptown Funk" remix, so he's no stranger to Mark Ronson's work. But now the rapper has an official…
By: Brennan Carley / March 2, 2015

Action Bronson Brings the Heat in ‘Boogie Nights’-Inspired ‘Mr. Wonderful’ Trailer

Is Boogie Nights going to succeed American Psycho as the go-to movie for musicians to randomly recreate scenes from to promote new work?
By: Andrew Unterberger / February 25, 2015

NXNE 2015 Lineup: Best Coast, the New Pornographers, Action Bronson, and More

Toronto's annual North by Northeast featival has announced its initial lineup. Celebrating its 21st anniversary this year, the fest will welcome names like Action Bronson,…
By: Rachel Brodsky / February 24, 2015

Mark Ronson Makes ‘Uptown Funk’ Even Funkier With Action Bronson Remix

Mark Ronson's Uptown Special is a tremendous success, thanks in no small part to the infectious standout track "Uptown Funk." While the…
By: James Grebey / February 12, 2015

Action Bronson Reveals Details to New Album ‘Mr. Wonderful,’ Shares Single ‘Actin Crazy’

It was a rare year off from full-lengths in 2014 for everyone's favorite hip-hop cartoon character — well, second-favorite, beyond the man born Arian Asllani'…
By: Andrew Unterberger / January 8, 2015

Watch Action Bronson Rap Inside a Port-A-Potty

Though Queens-based rapper Action Bronson tends to take fans to task over their unruly concert behavior, that doesn't stop him from getting wild during…
By: Colin Joyce / July 14, 2014

Watch Josh Homme Eviscerate Queens of the Stone Stage-Crasher

Queens of the Stone Age put on a pummeling live show, but not the kind that would make the average person think singing guitarist Josh…
By: Marc Hogan / February 7, 2014

SPIN’s 2013 Hall of Shame

They wouldn't shut the hell up on Tumblr. They put out an album with absolutely reprehensible cover art. They twerked and twerked and twerked and…
By: SPIN Staff / December 17, 2013

Da Mafia 6ix Hypnotize, Yo Gotti Surprises, Death Grips Flip, and 8 More New Rap LPs in No Trivia

ALBUM OF THE MONTH Da Mafia 6ix, 6ix Commandments (Hypnotize Minds) So here’s a reunion record actually worth getting behind: Da Mafia features every original…
By: Brandon Soderberg / November 26, 2013

Action Bronson Keeps the Trashy-Yet-Classy Foodie-Rap Ball Rolling on ‘Blue Chips 2′

My job in high school involved driving from shithole supermarket to shithole supermarket with my supervisor, Mark, a husky, thirtysomething bruh with a big, red…
By: Brandon Soderberg / November 5, 2013

Watch Action Bronson Publicly Humiliate a Badly Behaving Fan

Action Bronson has a sense of humor, which you can see in, say, his recent Riff Raff collaboration "Long Pinky" or the time he…
By: Jordan Sargent / September 27, 2013

Free ‘Grand Theft Auto V’ Mixtape Crams In Tyga, Action Bronson, Kool G Rap, More

Rockstar Games made a fortune this week with the release of Grand Theft Auto V, raking in a total of $800 million i…
By: Kyle McGovern / September 20, 2013
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