5 Producers We Want Wiz Khalifa To Work With On "Rolling Papers 2"
Yesterday, Wiz Khalifa previewed a collaboration with TM88 of 808 Mafia that will appear on Rolling Papers 2, the sequel to his 2011 album Rolling Papers. There's no word yet on when RP2 will arrive, but Wiz has released four songs in the past six weeks and they all bode well: Mike Will-produced "
Vince Staples & Mac Miller Discuss White Rappers & How They Fit Into Hip-Hop
With the emergence of Macklemore, Iggy Azalea, and most recently, Slim Jesus and Post Malone, the topic of white rappers has been a common argument within the hip-hop community. It's a complicated and divisive issue, so the FADER decided to get the equally hilarious and on-point Vince Staples and real live white rapper Mac Miller (or is he just a white dude that raps?
Charts Don't Lie: September 30
Last week belonged to Drake and Future, and while their numbers didn't live up to the inflated projections, they still managed to keep Lana Del Rey, Mac Miller, and the persistent Beauty Behind The Madness out of the top spot. Miller's major label debut came in at number 3, a little lower than his previous independent offering, but we're sure the new money behind him will keep the gears moving throughout the year.
First Week Sales For Drake & Future's "What A Time To Be Alive", Mac Miller's "GO:OD AM"
The first week sales for Drake and Future's internet-dominating WATTBA have arrived. Originally, the industry insiders were expecting it to move close to 500,000 copies opening week, but that number was later adjusted, and the final sales land somewhere squarely within the updated projections.
Easy Mac With The Cheesy Raps: The Many Faces/Phases Of Mac Miller
Across the span of just a couple years, 23 year-old Mac Miller (born Malcolm McCormick) has come a long way. From the original “Easy Mac” rapper, to his acceptance and popularity into mainstream rap, Mac Miller has climbed through the dark tunnels of fame and excess, still intact enough to share his stories with the world.
5 Best "GO:OD AM" Songs To Wake Up To
Mac Miller's GO:OD AM was meant to start your day off on the right foot. The positive-minded rapper boasts a smooth flow throughout the project, so it isn't just the name that makes us want to bump these tracks first thing in the morning. The production flirts between the Kanye/Just Blaze soulful vibe and the more modern future-trap leanings of Atlanta rap. Handled primarily by ID Labs, with contributions by Vinylz, Frank Dukes, FKi, Big Jerm and more, the instrumentals are perfect for that rise-and-grind mentality.
First Week Sales Projections For Mac Miller's "GO:OD AM"
Mac Miller's GO:OD AM officially dropped today (Sept. 18), though it's been available for streaming since Monday. We know it's early, but HDD has already released its first-week sales projections for GO:OD AM, and they have Mac's third studio album moving an estimated 75,000 copies, debuting at No.
Review: Mac Miller's "GO:OD AM"
During a recent interview with Larry King, Mac Miller stated that GO:OD AM -- his major label debut under Warner Bros. -- was intended to be a departure from the "darker and sad" vibes of his previous record, Watching Movies with the Sound Off.
#TBT: Mixtape Mac Miller
Mac Miller is officially releasing his newest album GO:OD AM tomorrow on Warner Bros. Records. Despite the fact that the new LP, which is already available for streaming via NPR by the way, is only Mac's third proper full-length, he's delivered no less than eleven mixtapes over the years and some EPs to boot.
Top 5 Recent Chief Keef Collaborations
Chief Keef dropped Finally Rich in 2012 when he was just 17-years-old and still very much in the streets. He had long been a household name in Chicago, and he was quickly blasted onto the national stage, where the response was not always welcoming.
Stream Mac Miller's "GO:OD AM"
Mac Miller's third studio album, and his most anticipated yet, GO:OD AM, will be released on September 19, but thanks to the good folks at NPR, you can now stream the entire album five days ahead of schedule, as part of their "First Listen" album premiere series.
Staff Picks Playlist (September 11)
Before you peace out for the weekend, we've got our weekly Staff Picks playlist. This week's playlist is full of heavy-hitters, as the past week was quite a healthy one when it comes to new music. Obviously one of the biggest highlights is the fact that Jay Rock's 90059 album is finally available, but we also received a semi-surprise EP from T.I. and we continue to be tantalized by thought of a Drake x Future mixtape dropping (today?!!).
Mac Miller Is Throwing A 5-Day Festival In Pittsburgh For "GO:OD AM" Release
Mac Miller cherishes Pittsburgh, and he's showing love to his city by throwing a 5-day festival of events to celebrate the release of GO:OD AM. Him and his team have put together an intriguing series of events ideal for the homies or for the whole family, here's the lineup:
Official Tracklist For Mac Miller’s “GO:OD AM” Surfaces
Only ten days out from Mac Miller’s highly anticipated GO:OD AM album, and we now know who we can finally expect to hear it on it thanks to the Australian retailer & website JB Hi-Fi.
The Fall: 16 Things We're Excited For This Autumn
Take a deep breathe of that cool, fresh air. Summer came, and it was awesome, but it's time for fall and all the wonderful things that come with it. Sure, hoodie season and Halloween come to mind, but to keep it real, we're more stoked on new music and huge tours from some of our favorite artists.
Mac Miller Unveils "GO:OD AM" Alarm Clock App With Exclusive New Music
Mac Miller's new album, GO:OD AM, is due out September 18th, and while the rollout has been fairly traditional so far, we've been waiting for Mac to throw us a curveball. That move comes with the release of the GO:OD AM app, an alarm clock that promises to provide snippets of new material, and exclusive content leading up to the release of the album -- plus it's an actually functional alarm!
Mac Miller Says Rumored "GO:OD AM" Tracklist Is Fake
Last night, a tracklist began circulating for Mac Miller's highly anticipated new album, GO:OD AM. On a surface-level, the 17-song purported tracklist definitely appears like it could belong to Mac Miller, however the rapper quickly hopped on twitter following the leak to deny it. "Tracklist is fake," he simply said.
Top Tracks: August 17 - August 23
The tidal wave of Drake that has washed over the Top 10 is finally, thankfully receding. Much like low tide, a lingering stench of Drizzy still remains, but at least there are no more songs in the Top 10 twice. Let’s get to it. 10) MPA Duke ft. Travi$ Scott - On My Vibe
Mac Miller Announces The "GO:OD AM" Tour
On September 18th, Mac Miller will release his new album GO:OD AM, and to promote it, he'll be hitting the road for a nationwide tour this Fall. He'll be accompanied by Tory Lanez, Domo Genesis, Goldlink, Michael Christmas, EarthGang and Alexander Spit, and you can check out the dates below or in the flier in the gallery above. Ticket info is available on Mac's website.
The 10 Best Responses From Mac Miller's Tumblr AMA
Mac Miller conducted an AMA today from his Tumblr page to promote his upcoming album GO:OD AM. While Mac didn't talk much about the album, the online Q&A gave him the opportunity to show once again that he is a chill bro in addition to being a pretty good rapper.