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Chance the Rapper Misses Coachella Set While Hospitalized

Chance the Rapper had to cancel his second performance at Coachella after rushing to the hospital today. Chance’s management tweeted from his account that he first became sick on Friday night and, while no one … read more »

POSTED April 20, 2014 7:05PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: ,
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Nas Invited Lauryn Hill and Damian Marley to His Coachella Set

Nas‘ 20th anniversary celebration of Illmatic continued this weekend at Coachella. Jay Z didn’t make an appearance this time but Lauryn Hill did, joining Nas to perform their collaborative track “If I Ruled the World … read more »

POSTED April 20, 2014 4:11PM IN MUSIC, MUSIC NEWS 0 Comments TAGS: , ,
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Watch HAIM and MGMT Perform with Kid Cudi at Coachella

Kid Cudi might not have worn his divisive crop top for his second Coachella set but he got people talking in another way this weekend by bringing out special guests. HAIM came out to perform … read more »

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Download Gucci Mane and Young Thug’s Long-Awaited Young Thugga Mane La Flare Mixtape

We’ve been expecting Gucci Mane and Young Thug‘s Young Thugga Mane La Flare mixtape since April 1, when Gucci tweeted it was due out, but, as it turns out, the pair had an even more … read more »

POSTED April 20, 2014 3:23PM IN MUSIC, MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,
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Stream: “Stoners,” Nina Sky f. Smoke DZA

Just in time for 4/20, Nina Sky and Smoke DZA have added to the weed-rap canon with their aptly titled “Stoners.” The song’s premise is self-explanatory, with the R&B sister duo making the metaphor of … read more »

POSTED April 20, 2014 1:40PM IN MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC VIDEO 0 Comments TAGS: ,
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Pharrell Brings Out Jay Z and More for His Second Coachella Set

Pharrell didn’t skimp on guests for his second Coachella set. While he brought Snoop Dogg, Diplo, Tyler, the Creator and more last weekend, this time around he was joined by Jay Z for “Frontin,” “Excuse … read more »

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Download Emily Reo’s Olive Juice Remix Album

FADER PREMIERE Emily Reo’s album Olive Juice, which she released last year on Florida label Elestial Sound, is a collection of summertime nap music that’s gleaming and layered and made for zoning out. This spring … read more »

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Stream: Ab-Soul, “Tree of Life”

TDE associate Ab-Soul has kept a relatively low profile since the release of his 2012 album Control System but on “Tree of Life” he announces his return. “Imma bout to go on tour,” he proclaims … read more »

POSTED April 19, 2014 6:03PM IN MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC NEWS 0 Comments TAGS: , ,
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Mixtape Saturday: Ibn Inglor, The Devil, Shyst Red, Willie Neal

Welcome back to Mixtape Saturday, a weekly roundup of great rap tapes around the web hosted by The FADER contributor Meaghan Garvey. This week, she talks about Ibn Inglor’s sophomore triumph, The Devil’s gutwrenching multimedia … read more »

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Reebok’s Relaunched Pump Sneaker Gets a Crazy Update By Bodega

With the Stan Smith and Vans Sk8-Hi dominating the conversation lately, the trend in sneakers has leaned heavily towards minimalism. Reebok, on the other hand, has decided to focus on a sneaker that is the … read more »

POSTED April 18, 2014 3:37PM IN STYLE NEWS 0 Comments TAGS: ,
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Video Vault: 8 Crucial Teen Movies to Watch This Weekend

Beyond Clueless documentarian Charlie Lyne reflects on some turn-of-the-century gems Between 1995 and 2004 (the release years of Clueless and Mean Girls respectively) there was a seemingly infinite number of films produced that fell neatly … read more »

POSTED April 18, 2014 2:25PM IN ART+CULTURE, ART+CULTURE INTERVIEWS 0 Comments TAGS: , ,
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Is Future the Latest Rapper to Rock Womenswear?

In his video for “I Won,” rapper and sometime-sensitive thug, Future, frolics around a hazy beach in a draped ensemble that looks like it could be a top-seller at sophisticated lady shops like Eileen Fisher … read more »

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Video: Kap G, “José Got Dem Tacos”

FADER PREMIERE Tacos = bricks; iPhone chargers = plugs; Jordan Concords = packs so strong the fiends line up for them. Kap G’s points of reference are what you’d expect from a College Park, Atlanta … read more »

POSTED April 18, 2014 12:34PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,
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Video: JMSN, “Love Myself”

FADER PREMIERE Clocking in at just under two minutes, JMSN’s “Love Myself” plays like a hastily pecked 3AM text that may or may not get sent. Can’t you see that I’m crazy? And I don’t … read more »

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Stream: DJ Marfox, “Terra Batida”

FADER PREMIERE Just when it was becoming hard to think of Lit City Trax without thinking of Chicago footwork and London grime, the global club music-obsessed New York label has gone and shifted its sights … read more »

POSTED April 18, 2014 11:25AM IN MP3 / STREAMS 0 Comments TAGS: ,
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Download Four New Remixes of BOY/FRIEND’s “Never Not Looking”

FADER PREMIERE TGIF y’all! Just in time for spring’s final thawing out, BOY/FRIEND has dropped not one, but four fresh remixes of winter’s cuffing season anthem, “Never Not Looking.” Producers Rewrote, NiRE, Durkin and CVSPER … read more »

POSTED April 18, 2014 11:00AM IN MP3 / STREAMS 0 Comments TAGS: , ,
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Stream: Young Thug, “Chickens”

It’s not an official Thugga Thugga Thursday drop, but how about some new Young Thug anyways? “Chickens,” which appears on DJ Iceberg’s Monopoly Music 19 mixtape, features a loopy London on Da Track-produced beat and … read more »

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Stream: Future f. André 3000, “Benz Friends (Watchoula)”

Earlier this week, Future generously let loose an almost-full pre-stream of his seriously anticipated sophomore effort, Honest. We say “almost” because the stream is short a few songs, including what has maybe been the most … read more »

POSTED April 18, 2014 12:02AM IN MP3 / STREAMS 0 Comments TAGS: , ,
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Video: Future f. Kanye West, “I Won”

Future and Kanye West take it to the beach in this new video for “I Won,” Future’s supposed female empowerment anthem. The Hype Williams-directed, black-and-white clip is surprisingly understated; just soft-lit shots of Future Hendrix … read more »

POSTED April 17, 2014 9:48PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: , ,
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UNIS Makes the Perfect T-Shirt

As ubiquitous as T-shirts are, a good one is hard to come by. UNIS, the NYC-based menswear label run by Eunice Lee, 100% has our tee attention with her quality American grown and loomed cotton … read more »

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