Tagged: Janet Jackson


5 Pop Stars on the Power of Posing Topless

Yesterday, the world went so nutso when images leaked of Rihanna posing topless for the cover of French publication Lui that the magazine’s web site crashed and even Instagram shut her down for being too … read more »

POSTED April 30, 2014 3:34PM IN ART+CULTURE NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , ,

Janet Jackson, “Someone to Call My Lover (Giraffage Remix)” MP3

We’ve already been treated to a fine Cassie remix today, and now here’s San Francisco producer Giraffage’s take on another midrange-voiced R&B icon in her own right, Janet Jackson, and her brightest track of this … read more »

POSTED April 9, 2013 4:42PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,

Solange: Rise and Shine

Ten years after releasing her first album, Solange is poised for a new dawn in her career. There is a heavenly light in New York’s Bowery Ballroom at two in the afternoon. Being that it’s … read more »

POSTED February 12, 2013 11:00PM IN FEATURES Comments (43) TAGS: , , , , ,

How to Dress Well: Loss Leader

How to Dress Well turns the blues into gold. Stepping out of a minivan in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, Tom Krell looks a little dazed. He’s spent most of the day behind the wheel, zigzagging back down … read more »

POSTED September 18, 2012 7:25PM IN FEATURES Comments (3) TAGS: , , , , , , , ,

Staff Selects Playlist: Ciara and the Mid-tempo Banger

Every week, a different FADER editor compiles a playlist to highlight a new release and give you a guide to that artist’s web of influences and peers. These Staff Selects live in our Spotify app, … read more »

POSTED September 17, 2012 1:52PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (4) TAGS: , , , ,

How To Dress Well, “Again” (Janet Jackson Cover) MP3

One of the great things about How to Dress Well is how he’s managed to make a career being reverent to R&B even as he deconstructs it to the point that you can hear all … read more »

POSTED August 16, 2012 11:35AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

Daily Inspiration: Don Cornelius

This morning, Don Cornelius, creator and host of the beloved dance show Soul Train, was found dead in his Los Angeles home. Politically and musically conservative, Cornelius nevertheless extended the olive branch to hip hop … read more »

POSTED February 1, 2012 7:05PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , ,

The FADER Presents: LISTMANIA 2011!

Like every year, 2011 was a great one for music. With FADER’s sixth annual Listmania, we look back at some of our favorite, strange and funny moments. Most of them have to do with Drake. … read more »

POSTED December 18, 2011 11:59PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (16) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

How to Dress Well’s Change Yourself Mix MP3

Change Yourself is the winter complement to How to Dress Well’s sublime Love Yourself mix; the manic low to that berserk high. Emotional chameleon The-Dream appears on both. In Change Yourself, he’s the most prominent … read more »

POSTED November 11, 2011 11:30AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: , , , , ,

Stream: Hudson Mohawke’s Pleasure Mix

It’s not a holiday weekend in Scotland, but that didn’t stop Glaswegian producer Hudson Mohawke from making the ultimate end-of-the-summer dance mix. Hot off the heels of his Satin EP, he’s released a mix on … read more »

POSTED September 2, 2011 10:43AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: , , , , , , ,