Jimmy Napes worked on huge records with Sam Smith, Disclosure, and Mary J. Blige. Now he's ready for his close-up
Plus read an interview with the Brooklyn producer who's come a long way since "Harlem Shake."
Why aren't more women becoming music producers?
Watch a new explosive clip for Chinx's latest banger.
The NY artist serves up a striking mix of top-of-the-charts pop intuition and artful, giddy experimentation.
Chaz Bundick talks sample sources, Beyoncé and FKA Twigs, trap trends and what's in a name.
A downbeat remix that doesn't sacrifice the sugar.
"I sample weird wild shit because I think my fans need to hear it."
Up north, somewhere between rap and R&B, four young artists forge a brave new sound.
The legendary producer drops some serious knowledge on Aretha, Ginuwine, and what today's producers can learn from the past.
"I don't need to watch it to tell you that it's inherently offensive"
An old session from 2010's Earl is unearthed.
Left Brain dishes an even weirder edition of Earl Sweatshirt's autobiographical Chum.
Peek inside Earl Sweatshirt's Hollywood digs for the latest installment of our At Home With series.
During his second residency, the UK producer dropped a brand new remix of King Krule’s “Neptune Estate” with verses by Ratking‘s Wiki and Lucki Eck$.
The OF spitter leaks two "new" tracks.
FADER photo editor Geordie Wood picks the most memorable images from a year's worth of great photos.