Tagged: Tyler the Creator


Tyler, the Creator Addresses Mountain Dew Controversy

On Wednesday, Mountain Dew pulled and apologized for a commercial directed by Tyler, the Creator after it was called “arguably the most racist commercial in history,” by Dr. Boyce Watkins, a 41-year-old Syracuse scholar in … read more »

POSTED May 3, 2013 11:50AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (5) TAGS: ,

Musicians to Follow on Vine

At this year’s FADER FORT, we had a lot of fun using Vine, Twitter’s newish app for sharing six-second-or-less video clips and montages. It’s growing in popularity but still pretty slowly, maybe because it’s harder … read more »

POSTED April 4, 2013 10:19AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (7) TAGS: , , , , , , , ,

By the Numbers: Tyler, the Creator’s Wolf

In By the Numbers, FADER looks at a big record release and breaks it down in basic digits. This week, we tackle Tyler, the Creator’s new album Wolf, out now.

POSTED April 3, 2013 6:11PM IN BY THE NUMBERS Comments (4) TAGS: , ,

Stream Tyler, the Creator’s Album Wolf

After it leaked online earlier this week, Tyler, the Creator is streaming his entire new album, Wolf, ahead of its April 2nd release. In our recent interview, Tyler said, “I’m not letting people hear it … read more »

POSTED March 29, 2013 4:53PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Video: Tyler, the Creator, “IFHY”

Here’s another two-part, self-directed video from Tyler, the Creator’s Wolf, out April 2nd via Odd Future Records. The video’s first half, for emotionally manic and Pharrell-featuring track “IFHY,” takes place in a meticulously assembled, primary-colored … read more »

POSTED March 29, 2013 11:58AM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Interview: Tyler, the Creator

Tyler, the Creator stopped over in New York this week in support of his third LP (and second for a major label), Wolf, out April 2 via Odd Future Records. At a diner on the … read more »

POSTED February 28, 2013 11:21AM IN MUSIC INTERVIEWS Comments (10) TAGS: , , ,

Watch Tyler, the Creator on Fallon

We sat in the studio audience two years ago when Tyler, the Creator made his TV debut on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, performing “Sandwiches” with Hodgy Beats. Yesterday, we returned to 30 Rock to … read more »

POSTED February 27, 2013 10:42AM IN MUSIC NEWS, MUSIC VIDEO Comments (4) TAGS: , ,

Video: Tyler, the Creator, “Domo 23″

As promised, Tyler, the Creator debuted new music from his upcoming album Wolf in this morning’s wee hours, with a video for “Domo 23.” Earl Sweatshirt plays referee in the wrestling match visual, which, like … read more »

POSTED February 15, 2013 10:01AM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , , , ,

Tyler, the Creator Announces Second Album, Wolf

Tyler, the Creator’s sophomore album, Wolf, will come out April 2 via Odd Future Records, he announced today. The LP will have “ALOT OF GAY JOKES BIKE REFERENCES AND CHORDS STOLEN FROM STUFF I DONT … read more »

POSTED February 14, 2013 6:05PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (4) TAGS: ,

Behind the Scenes of Frank Ocean’s Grammys Performance with Director Hiro Murai

Eschewing the pyrotechnics, dance troops and onstage baptisms of the Grammys past, Frank Ocean performed “Forrest Gump” on Sunday while standing in front of a tall video projection and behind a smaller LCD screen featuring … read more »

POSTED February 12, 2013 4:17PM IN MUSIC INTERVIEWS, MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , ,