Tagged: Jay-Z


Watch Beyoncé and Jay Z Perform “Drunk in Love” at a Pre-Super Bowl Party

The visual album’s been out over a month now, and this is only the second official performance that Beyoncé has done from it, the first being opening the Grammys, again with her husband for a … read more »

POSTED February 3, 2014 10:20AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

Macklemore Dominates Hip-Hop Categories, and All the Rest of the Grammy Winners

Even though they barely made the committee’s cut and despite his own reservations, Macklemore (and Ryan Lewis) dominated in the rap categories at tonight’s Grammy Awards. The contentious duo dominated the pre-show rap categories, tallying … read more »

POSTED January 27, 2014 1:10AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , , , ,

Watch Videos From The 2014 Grammy Awards

The 56th Annual Grammy Awards are live at the Staples Center in LA (and airing on CBS) right now. Watch along with us on Twitter and Instagram. Or check in here, where you’ll find a … read more »

POSTED January 26, 2014 8:36PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

RATKING Announce Debut Album, So It Goes

RATKING, the New York hip-hop crew that grew up on the city’s golden-era rap but are lovably unburdened by the impulse to neatly retrace its footsteps, have announced their debut LP. Titled So It Goes, … read more »

POSTED January 23, 2014 9:59AM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , ,
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Live: Jay Z at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, Again

Why you should still see Jay Z in concert, even if you’ve seen it all before There were the eight shows at Barclay’s in 2012, where he brought out Big Daddy Kane, Memphis Bleek and … read more »

POSTED January 13, 2014 1:57PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Que Signs to Atlantic, Releases Juicy J Collaboration “Clip So Long”

FADER PREMIERE In the leisurely paced turn-up anthem “OG Bobby Johnson,” Atlanta rapper Que (pronounced “cue,” like the letter) perhaps has 2014′s “Type of Way,” a song first quietly released for free, then blasted onto … read more »

POSTED January 7, 2014 12:25PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (8) TAGS: , , , ,

Stream: Rico Love f. Plies, “Drunk in Love”

Daughter of a preacher but what we do he don’t need to know is right. Here, Plies plays the Jay Z to Rico Love’s Beyoncé on this extra-dirty flip of Yoncé’s “Drunk in Love.” For … read more »

POSTED December 26, 2013 1:41PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , ,

The Complete 2013 Music Reading List

126 pieces of music writing to take into the new year It’s just before noon and so far today, I have read half an article about the Pope in a magazine, the news on my … read more »

POSTED December 25, 2013 3:00PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (4) TAGS: , , , , , , ,

The Year In Music In Fashion

In 2013, music and fashion were like two people dating, who had great chemistry but understood nothing about each other. At the punk-themed MET ball, no one really “got” punk. The event was a reminder … read more »

POSTED December 23, 2013 9:00AM IN STYLE NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

By the Numbers: Beyoncé’s BEYONCÉ

Love, sex and Beyoncé In By the Numbers, FADER looks at a big record release and breaks it down in basic digits. With her surprise album BEYONCÉ, Beyoncé broke digital sales records and topped that … read more »

POSTED December 20, 2013 2:45PM IN BY THE NUMBERS, MUSIC NEWS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , ,