M.I.A. News

Stream MIA's Final Album "AIM"
Stream MIA's Final Album "AIM" Sep 9, 2016 at 01:00am
It’s been long time coming since MIA break through the industry with her smash hit “Planes” back in 2008, but after 8 strong years in the game the Miami singer is ready to take a break & hang it up for a while. But before she “retires,” the UK singer has one last album to share with her fans, and that’s AIM, which dropped at midnight tonight on iTunes.
PSG Demands M.I.A. Take Down "Borders" Music Video
PSG Demands M.I.A. Take Down "Borders" Music Video Jan 11, 2016 at 11:22am
M.I.A. kicked off the promotion for her upcoming album, Matahdatah, with the record "Borders," which poked fun at all our first world problems, before touching on some more serious issues in other parts of the world, all with a dose of cynicism. She followed it up with a music video, which was another socially and politically-aware statement, as refugees attempted to climb up a massive fence in hoards. 
M.I.A. Announces New Mixtape & Short Film
M.I.A. Announces New Mixtape & Short Film Jun 10, 2015 at 12:41pm
Back in March, M.I.A. dropped a new song out of the blue called "CanSeeCanDo" that didn't appear to be linked to any specific project. Having not released any full-lengths since 2013's Matangi, the indie singer/rapper has now announced a mixtape-- her first since 2010's Vicki Leekx-- via her Instagram. 
Top U.K. Rappers In The Grime Game
Top U.K. Rappers In The Grime Game May 6, 2014 at 02:35pm
When most people think of rap and hip-hop, they often only reference American artists. They’re given most of the credit when it comes to claiming the genre as their own and being responsible for its evolution, in some ways, rightly so, after all, New York was hip-hop's birthing place.
M.I.A. Announces Tour Dates With A$AP Ferg
M.I.A. Announces Tour Dates With A$AP Ferg Mar 25, 2014 at 12:20pm
Since parting ways with Roc Nation, M.I.A. has kept busy by touring internationally for her Matangi album. As the tour continues, she'll be taking an A$AP Mob member on the road too, A$AP Ferg. Tour dates for the two were announced today, and they will not only hit North America but Europe as well. On March 28th M.I.A.
M.I.A. Announces She's Leaving Roc Nation
M.I.A. Announces She's Leaving Roc Nation Dec 31, 2013 at 02:37pm
M.I.A. is starting off 2014 by making moves when it comes to her music career. The artist took to Twitter today to announce that she's parting ways with Roc Nation.
Charts Don’t Lie: November 17th
Charts Don’t Lie: November 17th Nov 17, 2013 at 08:14am
Eminem week officially hit us with full force. We've seen legendary rappers like Jay Z and Kanye West both drop albums this past year, but none compared to the chart domination of Slim Shady. As we mentioned last week, a few of Em's old albums had popped back up on the Billboard 200, presumably due to anticipation for new one, MMLP2.
Full Album Stream For M.I.A.'s "Matangi"
Full Album Stream For M.I.A.'s "Matangi" Nov 1, 2013 at 01:34pm
M.I.A. is following the route many artists take nowadays, offering a full album stream of her new effort, Matangi, prior to it dropping on November 5th. Matangi only features The Weeknd, while production comes courtesy of Illangelo, Hit-Boy and more. Give it a spin in full below.
M.I.A.'s Ex Obtains Restraining Order To Keep Son In Brooklyn
M.I.A.'s Ex Obtains Restraining Order To Keep Son In Brooklyn Mar 14, 2013 at 10:07am
M.I.A. will be calling Brooklyn home for herself and her son, at least, that's if she wants to stay with her son. The rapper was threatening to bring her four year-old son, Ikhyd, back to her home country of England, but the father of the child was having none of it.