Your faves stepped up for Banks after Action Bronson got embroiled in the Azealia vs Azalea beef.
Suit game on FLEEEK!!!
What you need to know.
"This is just one artist reaching to another hoping to spark insight into the field you are in."
Two new interviews shed light on how hard it is to be a black woman in pop music, both on and off camera.
The precocious soul singer announces her next EP and tells us about her journey to open her mind's eye, and yours.
62 lists celebrating the best and worst of 2014 in music, style, and culture.
"There are many black artists succeeding in all genres. The reason you haven't is because of your piss poor attitude."
All gold everything.
The fantastic long-reads that defined our year.
56 portraits of new and old friends.
“It’s a short fucking movie.”
Weyes Blood, Pictureplane, Ramona Lisa and more reflect on the NYC underground haunts that shuttered this year.
Stream a schitzo new mix featuring unreleased material from the R&B quartet.
FADER photographers captured spectacular, intimate moments this year. These are some of our favorites.
Sunny Ibiza + sleepy Austin = happy us.
"Black Messiah is not one man. It's a feeling that, collectively, we are all that leader."
DIIV frontman: "I will never EVER tolerate sexism, racism, homophobia...I'm doing everything to get to the bottom of this."
Music for that final stretch.
In 2014 young artists chase viral fame, not glamorous superstardom. No wonder Marilyn Manson has the blues.