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Le1f Responds to Lord Jamar’s New Yorker Profile

A recent profile in the New Yorker about Lord Jamar, former Brand Nubian member, has upset many people, one of whom is Le1f. In the piece, Lord Jamar, a self-proclaimed “hip-hop conservative” slams contemporary rappers … read more »

POSTED March 24, 2014 1:05PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (16) TAGS: , ,

Video: Le1f, “Boom”

In a new video for the Dubbel Dutch-produced “Boom,” off of his new EP Hey, Le1f’s milkshake brings all the boys to the yard. In what must be an homage to Kelis, Le1f flips burgers … read more »

POSTED March 20, 2014 11:16AM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS:

Watch Le1f on Letterman

Last night New York rapper L1ef made his national television debut on the Late Show with David Letterman (which, median viewer age: 59-years old). In a full Hood By Air look, he performed “Wut” — … read more »

POSTED March 14, 2014 10:33AM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: ,

Stream Le1f’s Hey EP

Le1f had been teasing us on twitter for a while now by saying he signed to label but keeping us guessing who, until a few weeks ago when it was announced he would be in … read more »

POSTED March 3, 2014 5:05PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

The Year In Hair

2013 was a year of #selfies and musical comebacks but it was also a year of reinvention, with social media-savvy pop culture icons using their hair as a point of transformation– and, of course, a … read more »

POSTED December 26, 2013 9:00AM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Blood Orange: Hitting the Right Notes

Dev Hynes could be a star. Does he want to be? From the magazine: ISSUE 89, December 2013/January 2014 Though Dev Hynes has been a New York resident for around seven years, he still loves … read more »

POSTED November 19, 2013 3:21PM IN FEATURES Comments (45) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Video: Le1f, “Hush Bb”

New video by NYC rapper Le1f for the Boody-produced “Hush Bb” off of his latest mix tape “Tree House.” The intricately shot one-take clip is by Philadelphia artist Alex Da Corte, who Le1f calls“the Claes … read more »

POSTED October 10, 2013 12:11PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,

Mixtape Saturday: P. Rico, Le1f, Flatbush Zombies, Zed Zilla

Welcome to Mixtape Saturday, a weekly roundup of great rap tapes around the web hosted by FADER contributor Meaghan Garvey. This week, she talks about P. Rico’s sensitive side, Le1f’s sexy writing, Flatbush Zombies’ rejection … read more »

POSTED September 21, 2013 11:31AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , ,
le1f tree house mixtape

Download Le1f’s Tree House Mixtape

First things first, let’s get it out of the way that Tree House‘s album cover, with a photo of Le1f doing his best Grey Gardens impression in vintage fur, is the best shit ever. Now … read more »

POSTED September 18, 2013 3:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Videos of the Year: What the 2013 MTV VMAs Got Right and FADER’s Underdog Picks

This Sunday, FADER will attend MTV’s VMAs. After a stint in LA, the ceremony’s returning to New York this year, with YouTube’s brightest converging on Brooklyn’s hulking Barclays Center. We’re legitimately thrilled to go—with no … read more »

POSTED August 23, 2013 2:16PM IN MUSIC NEWS, MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , , , , , ,