Gallant Is Leaping Into Musical Freedom

Gallant works right up to his deadlines. As a newly independent artist, it’s clear the R&B singer wants his reemergence to be perfect.
Bianca Gracie / April 7, 2021

Gallant – “TOOGOODTOBETRUE” (feat. Sufjan Stevens & Rebecca Sugar)

R&B songwriter Gallant has teamed up with Sufjan Stevens and Rebecca Sugar on a new song titled "TOOGOODTOBETRUE." Gallant partnered with Sufjan to cover Drake's…
Rob Arcand / September 21, 2018

Video: Gallant – “Gentleman”

R&B singer-songwriter Gallant returns with a new song and video today. "Gentleman" is a sparse, ethereal synth-laden record with lyrics as romantic and smooth as the…
Israel Daramola / April 4, 2018

Should the Urban Contemporary Grammy Category Be Abolished?

The Grammys have a category for black things of note, a list formally known the Urban Contemporary album. The category’s creators would argue otherwise, even…
Brian Josephs / February 10, 2017

Rae Sremmurd, John Legend, AlunaGeorge, and More to Play AXE Collective + Crew SXSW Event

AXE and SPIN will return to Austin, Texas this month to present the AXE Collective + Crew Powered by SPIN and bring five musicians’ stories to life…
SPIN Staff / March 7, 2016

Gallant Covers Sufjan Stevens’ ‘Blue Bucket of Gold’ (With Help From Sufjan Stevens)

R&B singer-songwriter Gallant opened for Sufjan Stevens at a concert last fall, and the two teamed up for an unlikely cover of Drake's "Hotline Bling."
James Grebey / January 6, 2016

Sufjan Stevens Covered Drake’s ‘Hotline Bling’ for Halloween

Sufjan Stevens played the Landmark Loew's Jersey Theatre in Jersey City last night, where he polished off his set with a very special Halloween-edition cover of Drake's…
Rachel Brodsky / November 1, 2015

Gallant Flashes a Dazzling Light Show in ‘Weight in Gold’ Video

Los Angeles singer (and Sufjan Stevens opening act) Gallant has revealed the passionate, sparkling music video for his breakout hit "Weight in Gold." The visual…
James Grebey / October 21, 2015