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."
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.
Producer/beacon of light Ryan Hemsworth has a new FADER column, a tour diary of his global travels. The first one's about his first trip to Japan.
Stream the "Everything Nice" producer's new collection of remixes, mashups and Caribbean-influenced bootlegs.
In which we wax poetically about our fave items in the fashion market.
Learn the words to one of summer's key soundtracks.
The NYC producer turns up the temperature on the dancehall star's honeyed anthem.
"Dis youte here name Lucas!!!" -Popcaan
Last week, FADER sent a photographer to the warm waters of Jamaica to capture Reggae Sumfest in Montego Bay, a six-day dancehall festival.
The Canadian duo make Popcaan's stoney summer anthem a little bit dreamier.
The Brooklyn-based producer of Popcaan's summer smash "Everything Nice" shares his top dancehall tracks.
Read all of The FADER 92's cover stories right now.
Read Jesse Serwer's Summer Music feature on rising dancehall superstar Popcaan.
Hear "Love Yuh Bad," the Dre Skull-produced second single from Popcaan's forthcoming debut album, Where We Come From.
18-year-old Lucas DiPasquale masters the slang of dancehall's latest prince.
Mavado jumps on a brand new edit of Popcaan's "Everything Nice."