bootsy collins

Bootsy Collins on James Brown’s Best Piece of Advice and Why Funk Will Always Prevail

Bassmaster Bootsy Collins is known for living his life "on the one." Looking back on his legacy as an intergalactic, P-Funk pioneer, it’s easy to…
Nate Jackson / June 12, 2020

Iggy Pop Covers Sly Stone’s ‘Family Affair’ With Bootsy Collins

It's been a bit since Iggy Pop last released new music. But on his birthday (happy 73rd birthday!), Pop went deep into the pop music…
Daniel Kohn / April 21, 2020

James Brown: Our 1988 Interview

This article originally appeared in the June 1988 issue of SPIN. Just as the Fontainebleau Hotel in Miami Beach, with its circular stairway,…
Scott Cohen / October 5, 2019

Talking Heads: Our 1985 Cover Story

This article originally appeared in the June 1985 issue of SPIN. The Talking Heads invented the modern rock band. They found that if you're…

Video: Kali Uchis – “After the Storm” ft. Tyler, the Creator and Bootsy Collins

Kali Uchis has unveiled a kitschy-cute video for her latest song "After the Storm," featuring pal Tyler, the Creator and legendary funk bassist Bootsy Collins. In…
Anna Gaca / January 25, 2018

Kali Uchis – “After the Storm” (ft. Tyler, the Creator & Bootsy Collins)

Colombian-American singer Kali Uchis has shared her new single "After the Storm" featuring funk veteran Bootsy Collins and Tyler, the Creator. Taken from her long-awaited…
Rob Arcand / January 11, 2018

Kali Uchis Announces Bootsy Collins and Tyler, the Creator Collaboration

Colombian-American singer Kali Uchis has announced a new single for her long-anticipated debut album Fool's Paradise. The song, out on Friday (Jan. 12), is called "After…
Tosten Burks / January 10, 2018