makonnen

PROFILES

Makonnen Still Loves You

Following the chaos that overnight success brings, iLoveMakonnen opens up about the next chapter in his life, finally able to become the artist he always was—and wanted to be.
Paul Thompson
11.21.17
Premieres

PREMIERE: Listen to the New Phantom Posse Album 'Be True'

The collective's follow-up to 'Home' features a more expansive tone and a new level of production. Allow it to take you on a journey.
Kyle Kramer
6.30.16
Holy Shit

Skepta Discovers Joy with Makonnen and Céon on New Chune "Coming Soon"

It's so beautiful... :')
Phil Witmer
6.28.16
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Ezra Koenig, iLoveMakonnen, and Despot Wrote a Song Together in Our Office on Live TV Last Night

Listen to "Giving You," the freestyle that happened last night when we went live on VICELAND.
Noisey Staff
6.6.16
Holy Shit

iLoveMakonnen Released a New Track "Jag" with Tunji Ige and Lui Diamonds

More goodness from the red dragon.
John Hill
5.1.16
Holy Shit

iLoveMakonnen Dropped Three New Songs Leading Up to His Birthday

Super Bars Makonnen.
John Hill
4.10.16
Interviews

Being Alone with You: An Afternoon in Toronto with ILOVEMAKONNEN

The Atlanta cherub goes deep on America’s problem with excess, the plague of gun crime, and Donald Trump.
Slava Pastuk
2.4.16
Thinkpieces And Shit

From Crazy Frog to Going Up On A Tuesday: How Memes Replaced Publicity in Pop

Music memes have evolved from the Rick Roll to traffic drivers for the most popular artists today.
Ryan Bassil
9.22.15
Pitchfork Festival 2015

iLoveMakonnen's Review of Pitchfork Music Festival

"I love u"
Eric Sundermann
7.18.15
Pitchfork Festival 2015

The Scenes of Pitchfork Music Festival Day One: Makonnen Whipped It, Mac DeMarco Covered Steely Dan, and Everyone Was Hip

Welcome to the 10th annual music festival for nerds.
Noisey Staff
7.18.15
Holy Shit

Watch iLoveMakonnen's New "Rumor" Video

Don't let 'em start the rumor otherwise: This video is sweet!
Kyle Kramer
7.14.15
Holy Shit

Let's All Stay Hydrated and Listen to iLoveMakonnen's New EP 'Drink More Water 5'

The Red Dragon is thirsty.
Eric Sundermann
3.31.15
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