In this special essay for Sell Off week, The FADER explores how language and the body play crucial roles in redefining female sexuality in dancehall.
Watch Kanye West's unmasked two-hour set at Philadelphia's Made In America festival.
Three decades on from inventing the acid sound, Phuture's DJ Pierre explains how it all started in Chicago.
The British pop singer says his sexuality is a "non-issue," but what does that do for the queer community?
The about-to-explode pop singer opens up about love songs and his sexuality in his cover story from our Summer Music issue.
We hopped on the phone with the electronic music pioneer ahead of his new album, Syro.
Read an interview with young new Atlanta duo Rae Sremmurd.
Mélat releases a new EP of sun-soaked R&B over knocking Jansport J beats.
Stream a new all-star reggae remix of Bobby Shmurda's "Hot Nigga"
From marriage ceremonies to world tours, Seymali explains how breaking with tradition is helping put the little known African country on the musical map.
Fouma System's intercontinental collab bridges the best of both worlds.
Q&A on the history of African hip-hop, and where it stands today.
Benjamin Lebrave's biweekly African column heads to South Africa to meet beat-maker Jumping Back Slash.
Benjamin Lebrave's twice-a-month column on African music. Against the norm, this new Ghanaian artist studies the stage first.
Ghana-based Benjamin Lebrave speaks fluent French and English, and can schmooze in Spanish and Portuguese. This week, he writes about Guinea Bissau's Buruntuma.
Angolan house music is starting to pop off in Mozambique. Acizzy & Squeeze are at the forefront of the coastal country's growing scene.
Portugal's wildly named DJ chops up kuduro and afrohouse. Read an interview and download his song "Hwwamba."