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.
Atlanta's youngest elder statesman speaks his mind.
The flood of Gucci Mane music continues with "The Return of Mr. Perfect."
T.I., Wiz Khalifa, Juicy J and DJ Drama lend Chicago upstart Lil Bibby a hand on his new mixtape
Watch Atlanta oddball ILoveMakonnen's new video, and download his debut EP, with production by Metro Boomin and Sonny Digital and more.
Future reunites with "Same Damn Time"-producer Sonny Digital and brings back his ricochet flow for the latest off Honest.
On "Time," Atlanta's Que sounds like the long-lost, lyrically inclined fourth Migo, even nodding to "Hannah Montana" on the hook.
Four producers who’ve been instrumental in shaping Future's sound look back at his growth on his 30th birthday.