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.
Chaz Bundick talks sample sources, Beyoncé and FKA Twigs, trap trends and what's in a name.
The legendary producer drops some serious knowledge on Aretha, Ginuwine, and what today's producers can learn from the past.
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 Bay and Atlanta connect between Iamsu!, Kool John and Rich Homie Quan with "On Me."
Bay Area artists P-Lo and Sage the Gemini connect up with "Show You."
Priceless Da Roc bridges together a couple bay area groups for dance anthem "Yang Straight (Swagga Right)"
HBK Gang's Kool John releases video for Bitch I Look Good alongside his latest mixtape Shomp Life.
The HBK crew members revel in the perks of vanity.
Hear two new slaps from LA's Problem and HBK Gang in-house producer P-Lo.
The video for MBMGC2 opener is a HBK family affair.
Download an exclusive HBK Gang FADER mix to go along with the Bay Area rap collective's print feature, in the magazine now.
A week with HBK Gang, the lovable rap squad that's protecting and promoting the Bay's melting pot culture.
A low-key strip club jam that's a grower and a shower, from Iamsu!'s debut album.
Wiz Khalifa will release a Taylor Gang LP soon. Hear a smooth first taste, "Chapo" f. Berner.