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.
Chaz Bundick talks sample sources, Beyoncé and FKA Twigs, trap trends and what's in a name.
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.
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.
Listen to another track from Parquet Courts' great forthcoming LP, Sunbathing Animal.
Sean Yeaton of Parquet Courts shares some reading material from the far-flung fringes of the Web.
Fred Armisen joins Parquet Courts on Seth Meyers to debut their new song.
Parquet Courts share minimal new clip for "Sunbathing Animal"
Listen to "Sunbathing Animal," the first single from NYC four-piece Parquet Courts new record.
Ty Dolla $ign, Rich Homie Quan, Glasser, Tink and more remember their first jobs.