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Learn how not to make a curry in The FADER’s Hanging Out with James Blake

The beloved singer and producer takes us through a day when he’s not making music.

April 29, 2021

James Blake was already an acclaimed musician before 2020, when his rendition of Frank Ocean's "Godspeed" went viral on TikTok. He capped off the year with his EP Before, a project that saw Blake return to his dancefloor beginnings. And yet, with everything on his plate, he still found some time to kill with us.

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In our latest episode of Hanging Out, we get a peek inside the life of a super-producer when he's not making music. For Blake, it's playing the latest edition of Crash Bandicoot, a few rounds of tennis, and completely botching a curry despite in-person lessons from a pro. Perhaps he was distracted by his garish American flag spatula? Spend the whole day with Blake in the video above.

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Learn how not to make a curry in The FADER’s Hanging Out with James Blake