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.
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 legendary producer drops some serious knowledge on Aretha, Ginuwine, and what today's producers can learn from the past.
The Brooklyn producer calls on pop and hip-hop's most unmistakable voices for "One Touch."
More new Key! from Atlanta's loopy center.
"Grammys need to have a rap year. Run it up."
The producer behind OG Maco's "U Guessed It" breaks down his explosive, minimalist style.
Another deranged drop from Awful Records.
New Atlanta's FKi and Key! chase their recent mixtape with a real chest-thumper.
Download a collaborative EP and read what "Fat Man Key!" has to say about iLoveMakonnen and music when he's 40.
Key! has a simple charge in his latest video: "Give Em Hell!"
Atlanta rapper Key! puts out the ghoulish "Dimes" produced by Dexter.
Atlanta rising star ILoveMakonnen clocked in three new collabs this weekend.
100s' glossy pimp rap, Tory Lanez' of-the-moment interpretations of R&B classics, Kap G reclaims Atlanta's recent obsession with Mexico, and Key! gets back to basics.