In this special essay for Sell Off week, The FADER explores how language and the body play crucial roles in redefining female sexuality in dancehall.
Watch Kanye West's unmasked two-hour set at Philadelphia's Made In America festival.
Three decades on from inventing the acid sound, Phuture's DJ Pierre explains how it all started in Chicago.
The British pop singer says his sexuality is a "non-issue," but what does that do for the queer community?
The about-to-explode pop singer opens up about love songs and his sexuality in his cover story from our Summer Music issue.
We hopped on the phone with the electronic music pioneer ahead of his new album, Syro.
Read an interview with young new Atlanta duo Rae Sremmurd.
Mélat releases a new EP of sun-soaked R&B over knocking Jansport J beats.
Stream a new all-star reggae remix of Bobby Shmurda's "Hot Nigga"
Meaghan Garvey on the latest rap tapes from round the web
Mixtape Saturday: FADER contributor Meaghan Garvey breaks down mixtapes from Gucci Mane and Young Thug, Migos and Rich the Kid, and Bloody Jay.
Mixtape Saturday: Meaghan Garvey rounds up last week's great mixtapes, including Freeway & Girl Talk, UNIIQU3, The Guys and Ferrari Smash.
Mixtape Saturday: FADER contributor Meaghan Garvey rounds up last week's great mixtapes, including Matti Baybee, Doe B, Zuse, and King Deazel.
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.
Migos transcend their potential sophomore slump, Dreezy comes into her own, Lil Silk takes weird Atlanta to its extreme and YDG makes the perfect counterpoint to Young Thug.
Lil Herb's frontrunner for best Chicago release of 2014, Shy Glizzy's DC meets Atlanta sound, Doughboyz Cashout's early-2000s homage, and Brenmar's club music.
On Rome Fortune's intimate experimentations, Casino maturing from yelling to rapping (albeit loudly), Rocko's quiet charisma, and K Camp's feminist take on love songs.