"This is just one artist reaching to another hoping to spark insight into the field you are in."
Your faves stepped up for Banks after Action Bronson got embroiled in the Azealia vs Azalea beef.
What you need to know.
Two new interviews shed light on how hard it is to be a black woman in pop music, both on and off camera.
Suit game on FLEEEK!!!
Taking a look at some of 2014's worst offenders.
The fantastic long-reads that defined our year.
Making a movie about nudity is not easy.
Koenig says his only friends are Makonnen and Despot now.
Another offering from the LuckyMe advent calendar, which gets better every day.
The producer other producers want to be talks DIY beauty, getting dressed to Rihanna, and cosmetology school.
Why aren't more women becoming music producers?
Stream Matic808's genre-blind mix for one of our favorite zines.
The FADER Guide to Afropunk 2014.
LA's finest genre-shredding DJ tells us why he's hyped on the New Jersey producer ahead of their show together this Saturday.
DJ Sliink, UNiiQU3, DJ Tameil and more on the rise of the Downtown Newark sound.
Hear UNIIQU3's FADER Mix, and read an interview with the Jersey Club producer.
Mixtape Saturday: Meaghan Garvey rounds up last week's great mixtapes, including Freeway & Girl Talk, UNIIQU3, The Guys and Ferrari Smash.