rick rubin

Jay-Z Convinced Beyoncé to Sing on Eminem’s Latest Song

Rick Rubin's big Friday includes producing Eminem's new Beyoncé-featuring single "Walk on Water" and the premiere of his new podcast with Malcolm Gladwell called Broken Record, in…
Brian Josephs / November 10, 2017

Watch Frank Ocean Honor Rick Rubin at the Spotify Secret Genius Awards With an Eight-Second Speech

Hey, look everyone, it's the elusive Frank Ocean, out speaking publicly in the world! Here he is, at Spotify's Secret Genius Awards. The Genius Award is a…
Winston Cook-Wilson / November 3, 2017

DRAM – “Check Ya Fabrics” ft. Rick Rubin

DRAM has dropped the periods from his name and linked up with legendary producer Rick Rubin to come out with "Check Ya Fabrics." The song…
Brian Josephs / November 3, 2017

Frank Ocean Will Present “Legendary Genius Award” to Rick Rubin at Spotify’s Inaugural Secret Genius Awards

Frank Ocean will make a rare public appearance at Spotify’s inaugural Secret Genius Awards to present Rick Rubin with the first-ever Legendary Genius Award. The…
James Rettig, Stereogum / October 26, 2017

Johnny Cash’s Unearthed Is Getting a Giant Vinyl Box Set

Johnny Cash's posthumous release, Unearthed, will appear on vinyl for this first time this November, reports Rolling Stone. Shortly after Cash's death in 2003, producer Rick Rubin compiled…
Liz Cantrell / October 5, 2017

Linkin Park’s Mike Shinoda Says Rick Rubin Convinced the Band to Perform Again

Yesterday, Linkin Park announced the band's first performance since the suicide of lead singer Chester Bennington in July. The announcement came with the release of a video…
Dale Eisinger / September 19, 2017

Billy Corgan Announces Solo Album Ogilala, Releases Single “Aeronaut”

Billy Corgan in the cut, that's a scary sight. The Smashing Pumpkins mastermind has just announced a solo album to be released under his full…
Winston Cook-Wilson / August 22, 2017

The Strokes Aren’t Recording With Rick Rubin After All [UPDATE]

During a recent interview with The West Australian, Albert Hammond Sr. dished that the Strokes are working with Rick Rubin. Hammond's son, Albert Hammond Jr., is, of course,…
Emma May / July 28, 2017

Rick Rubin Broke a Three-Year Twitter Silence to Retweet Right-Wing Dilbert Dork Scott Adams

Rick Rubin's Twitter account in a perfect distillation of his public persona. He's got 45,000 followers, an avatar photo of his famous beard bathed in…
Andy Cush / July 10, 2017

Neil Young and D.R.A.M. Are Working on Music in Rick Rubin’s Studio

It's happening, folks: Neil Young and D.R.A.M. are actually collaborating. And it seems Nico Segal's Social Experiment band is involved, too. After a few months…
Winston Cook-Wilson / November 16, 2016

Santana Might Make an Album with Rick Rubin and Really Wants to Play the Super Bowl

Carlos Santana is fired up. If you thought he might spend the rest of his career raking in hundreds of thousands touring one of his…
Winston Cook-Wilson / October 20, 2016

Rick Rubin Announces ‘Star Wars Headspace,’ a Compilation of Sounds From a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Update: You can now listen to Röyksopp's contribution, "Bounty Hunters," which liberally samples the Rodian bounty hunter Greedo. #HanShotFirst. Rick Rubin announced today that…
James Grebey / February 8, 2016

Q-Tip Plots Beck, Fiona Apple, and (Maybe) Kanye West Collabs for ‘The Last Zulu’

Q-Tip's long rumored solo album The Last Zulu may finally be getting closer to a release date. Though he's been teasing the album since 2013, a…
Colin Joyce / July 1, 2015

Rick Rubin Joins Genius to Annotate Lyrics By Kanye West, Vampire Weekend, and More

It's rumored that Rick Rubin is currently in the studio with Justin Bieber working on the follow-up to the pint-sized star's... well, we're not sure…
Brennan Carley / February 3, 2015

Of Course Rick Rubin’s #IceBucketChallenge Is an Avant-Garde Short Film

We've finally reached the avant-garde stage of the Ice Bucket Challenge. As the charity fad rolls on, celebrities are less and less content to merely…
Colin Joyce / August 26, 2014
Page 1 of 2