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.
A downbeat remix that doesn't sacrifice the sugar.
Chaz Bundick talks sample sources, Beyoncé and FKA Twigs, trap trends and what's in a name.
Up north, somewhere between rap and R&B, four young artists forge a brave new sound.
"I sample weird wild shit because I think my fans need to hear it."
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.
Mixtape Saturday: FADER contributor Meaghan Garvey breaks down mixtapes from Gucci Mane and Young Thug, Migos and Rich the Kid, and Bloody Jay.
Bloody Jay, the currently incarcerated half of Black Portland, shares "Don't Know," his most intensely emo song yet.
It's the Watch The Throne of Atlanta rappers that love shouting: Bloody Jay and Casino link for the sinister "Murder Cases."
Black Portland lives on: Young Thug and Bloody Jay's collaborative project continues with giddy new track "All Types A Drugs."
Black Portland remains intact, even with both Young Thug and Bloody Jay currently arrested, with new track "Parade."
Why did Young Thug and Bloody Jay name their tape after one of America's whitest cities? A small question with a surprisingly inspirational answer.
Download a new tape from Future's longtime DJ, DJ Esco, featuring new tracks from Future and a remix of "SH!T" featuring Drake.