Confusion

DJ Mano No Longer DJing For Kanye West

Today on Twitter, DJ Mano announced that he’s no longer working with Kanye West. Mano was known for touring with Kanye, and he’s also an active producer in the Chicago scene. Judging by his tweets, he’s got... Read more »

Jessie Ware – “Say You Love Me”

Jessie Ware’s new album Tough Love comes out October 6 in the UK and October 21 in the US, and today she shares the new single, “Say You Love Me.” While in the past, Jessie’s proven... Read more »

Meet Porter Ray, Sub Pop’s Exciting New Hip-Hop Signee

Sub Pop Records may be best known for introducing the world to Nirvana and playing an instrumental role in the grunge scene of the ’90s, but lately they’ve been riding another wave. With Shabazz Palaces and... Read more »

FKA twigs Announces More Tour Dates

As we slowly get familiar with FKA twigs, a lot of people are still wondering what her live performance will be like. This week, she releases her debut album, which is already racking up well-deserved positive reviews.... Read more »

Stars – “From The Night”

Stars will be releasing their new album No One is Lost on October 14 via ATO Records, and today the Montreal-based band shares the first single. According to NPR, who premiered this song, the band recorded... Read more »

Lucki Eck$ ft. Danny Brown – “Weightin’”

It’s surprising that the collaboration between Danny Brown and Lucki Eck$ didn’t appear on Lucki’s new Body High project, but one listen makes it pretty clear that this one would have been a little out of... Read more »

Watch a Short Documentary on Rising 18-Year-Old Talent Raury

From the very beginning, it’s been clear that there’s something about Raury. It’s not that he’s got the huge hit singles (although “God’s Whisper” wasn’t a bad start) or that we knew how good of a... Read more »

et aliae – “never let u down”

Flipping a line from Rita Ora’s “Never Let You Down” into an electronic remix with chopped up, glitchy vocals may not seem like the most interesting idea in the world, but London producer et aliae has... Read more »

FKA twigs Speaks Out Against Being Labeled “Alternative R&B”

First of all, let’s all just agree that genre classification in 2014 is stupid. Music is such a melting pot that there are no clear lines anymore, but we use genre labels because it’s the easiest... Read more »

J.K. The Reaper – “KIDBUU”

For under-the-radar rappers, rhyming over established industry beats isn’t always a good look. It’s hard to stand out over a beat that has already made an impact, but Greensboro, North Carolina rapper J.K. The Reaper (who... Read more »

The Drake vs. Lil Wayne Tour Takes Crowd Interaction to a New Level

For as long as hip-hop has existed, one element of a good show has been getting the audience involved, but you can only direct the crowd to throw their hands in the air so many times... Read more »

St. Vincent on Kurt Cobain, Being a Weirdo, and Church

Before her set during the final day of Glastonbury, Annie Clark aka St. Vincent took some time out to talk to The Guardian. In a short and candid interview, Annie discusses a few things, including her... Read more »

Premiere: Listen to Buddy and Chuck Inglish Cover SOHN’s “The Wheel”

You might know Pharrell’s IAMOTHER artist Buddy best for his rapping, but for his latest, he links up with Chuck Inglish for a surprising cover. The two take on producer SOHN’s excellent track “The Wheel,” and while... Read more »

20 People Who Thought Young Thug Looked Like Princess Leia on “The Tonight Show”

Yesterday, Young Thug tweeted, “I will be on the tonight show tonight #JimmyFallon #Udigg.” What? Young Thug on The Tonight Show? After some Instagram photos, like the one above, it became clear that Thug would be... Read more »

Watch Young Thug and T.I. Perform “About The Money” on “The Tonight Show”

Tonight, Young Thug made his network television debut to join T.I. for a performance of “About The Money” on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. The general public still may not be entirely ready for a... Read more »