Hype Williams Changed Hip-Hop Forever With These 10 Videos

Megan Thee Stallion is enlisting the help of legendary director Hype Williams for 'Fever: Thee Movie,' but his fingerprints have been on rap's visuals since the 90s.

Wilco's New Song 'Love Is Everywhere (Beware)' Is the Perfect Comeback

The gorgeous single is the first taste of the iconic Chicago band’s forthcoming 11th LP 'Ode To Joy.'

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'Angel's Pulse' is a lush exploration of all of the sides of Dev Hynes' sound.

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The Guide to Getting Into Madonna, Holy Mother of Modern Pop

She's a true original with a decades-deep catalog, so ahead of the release of 'Madame X,' here's a streamlined guide to her restlessly creative and game-changing career.

The Guide to Getting Into Elton John, Pop's Most Colorful Storyteller

A new biopic called 'Rocketman,' out this week, tells the story of the songwriter himself. Here's the music you need to know going in.

The Guide to Getting into PJ Harvey, Grunge’s Apocalyptic Godmother

From her 90s rock roots to the folk war poetry that came later, PJ is an artist who has inhabited many lives. Here's everything you need to know.

Chance the Rapper Finally Details New Album 'The Big Day' on 'Fallon'

The Chicago hip-hop artist's first official studio LP, which he is selling instead of streaming, is out on Friday, July 26.

André 3000 Playing the Flute in Public Is the Purest Story of 2019

The rapper has been spotted with his flute "at least a dozen times" in Philadelphia and Los Angeles.

Wilco's New Song 'Love Is Everywhere (Beware)' Is the Perfect Comeback

The gorgeous single is the first taste of the iconic Chicago band’s forthcoming 11th LP 'Ode To Joy.'

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Lupe Fiasco's New Documentary Series Explores His History in Martial Arts

In the new web show 'Beat N' Path,' the rapper opens up about his lifelong fascination with the form and travels through China to learn more.

Natasha Bedingfield Still Wants You to Feel the Rain on Your Skin

As 'The Hills' returns, the woman who penned its theme song reflects on the seminal hit that is "Unwritten."

Haruomi Hosono Has Made So Many Great Records He Can't Remember Them All

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Jack Antonoff Makes a Lot of Music and None of It Is Good

The prolific songwriter and producer's new band Red Hearse is a reminder that most of his music is boring in the same way.

Wilco's New Song 'Love Is Everywhere (Beware)' Is the Perfect Comeback

The gorgeous single is the first taste of the iconic Chicago band’s forthcoming 11th LP 'Ode To Joy.'

Blood Orange's New Mixtape Is a Beautifully Messy Tribute to His Influences

'Angel's Pulse' is a lush exploration of all of the sides of Dev Hynes' sound.

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Forever Warped: On the Beach, at the Tour That Refuses to Die

It was "a funeral where everyone could keep hanging out." For now.

Know When to Dance Like a Woman, and Look Like a Man

When Millennium Dance Complex opened in the 90s, the world of hip-hop had very specific visions of how men and women should look and perform. Two decades later, a lot has changed.

Pittsburgh's Rap Scene Is Wounded But Optimistic

Following the deaths of two of the city's most prominent exports, Mac Miller and Jimmy Wopo, rappers like Benji. and My Favorite Color are doing their best to pick up the pieces.

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Ellen Arkbro’s Noisey Mix Is Mystifying Music for Deep Listening

On the heels of a methodical new album called 'CHORDS,' the Swedish composer shares some of the patient music that inspires her work.

This Lil Texas Mix Is Full of Brutal Hardcore to... Have Sex to?

The Dallas-born producer thinks the freaks are ready to take over EDM.

Scott Gilmore's Noisey Mix Is Like Pop Radio From a Parallel Universe

The otherworldly Los Angeles musician's set pays tribute to Jimi Hey's 'Rainbow Jail' show, which pulls together strange songs from bygone eras.

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Doll Skin's Joyful Pop Punk Is the Future

The Arizona band's new album 'Love Is Dead and We Killed Her' gives mid-aughts alt-rock a fresh coat of Manic Panic.

Puerto Rican Hitmaker Jhay Cortez Doesn't Need American Hip-Hop’s Approval

The writer behind Cardi B's "I Like It" and other bangers is ready to top the charts under his own name.

Lucky Daye Is Turning His Traumatic Religious Upbringing into Hope

The most exciting new voice in the R&B revival grew up in a Christian church that forbade him from listening to music. With his debut album, 'Painted,' he's turning his pain into song.

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