DJ Esco's Amsterdam birthday celebration ended with an IRL nightmare. Here's what it's like to get locked up in Dubai.
While many artists put their homies on, very few put them first.
With cartoons, naturally.
Mama Loaf was there from day one. Here, in her own words, she explains how DeJ made it.
But it's also kind of perfect.
Talking Tumblr, A-list friends, and internet fame with the rising singer
Here's what FADER unearthed about the hotly anticipated release.
Songs we love right now, and why they matter. In no particular order.
For those of us unwilling to dye our whole head sea foam green.
The GS9 rapper's days on Rikers Island may be numbered.
Watch a micro-documentary about the Johannesburg music scene featuring interviews with DJs, artists, video directors and more.
Watch a micro-documentary about Cape Town's diverse music scene for the Obey You Collective: South Africa series.
Read an interview with Obey You Collective: South Africa's contributing photographer and browse an eclectic selection of his work.
Rising emcee OkMalumKoolKat talks about the rush of performing before busting out a few moves and an acapella verse or two.
Shooting hoops with South African b-ball star Lenny Mogoba for Sprite and The FADER's Obey You Collective: South Africa series.
In the thick of March madness, zoom in on Lenny Mogoba, a different kind of college basketball player.
Watch a video of Jo'burg's Tony Dangler performing his new track "No Manners."
For the latest installment of our Obey You Collective: South Africa series, we speak to a 25-year-old emcee from Jo'burg named Tony Dangler.
Watch a mini-doc about Gasak, a young, socially-conscious graffiti artist from South Africa.
Watch the award-winning street dancer Tarryn Alberts perform a truly original dance that she choreographed for Obey You Collective: South Africa.
Last week we posted an interview with Tarryn Alberts, a hyper-motivated street dancer from Johannesburg; now we spend some more time in her dance-centric world with a mini-documentary.