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.
"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.
Chaz Bundick talks sample sources, Beyoncé and FKA Twigs, trap trends and what's in a name.
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.
The Scottish electronic artist's LA performance from last month is now available online.
Busta Rhymes enlists Eminem and producer Scoop Deville for his latest single.
Pharrell didn't skimp on guests for his second Coachella set.
Pharrell confirmed his reputation as an all-star collaborator when he brought out a panoply of his artist friends during his Coachella set.
Earlier tonight, Hot 97′s Funk Flex premiered a Busta Rhyme remix of slinky BEYONCÉ cut “Partition,” featuring his fellow New York rhyme-slinger Azealia Banks to join him.
Busta Rhymes brings his signature bashment vibes to this remix of Bunji Garlin's soca hit "Differentology".
The tape, called The Abstract & The Dragon is due out December 12th.
Chris Brown has made good on his promise and shared a new mixtape, called X Files. The cover, which features Brown in a straight jacket, doesn’t do much to distract from recent headlines, but maybe music will?