Tyler, The Creator News

  • Tyler, The Creator & Odd Future Banned From New Zealand
    Tyler, The Creator & Odd Future Banned From New Zealand
    Feb 13, 2014 at 12:37pm
    Tyler, The Creator and Odd Future have had their share of critics, but this is probably the most extreme measure taken against the group. New Zealand immigration authorities have banned Odd Future from entry to the country-- making the announcement while the OF crew was already on their way to the airport.
  • Drake, A$AP Rocky, Kendrick Lamar & More Nominated For 2014 mtvU Woodie Awards
    Drake, A$AP Rocky, Kendrick Lamar & More Nominated For 2014 mtvU Woodie Awards
    Feb 12, 2014 at 03:02pm
    The mtvU Woodies are one awards show where hip hop gets a good look. The show -- which takes place during SXSW, and honors the artists that college students are listening to -- has previously been hosted by Donald Glover (aka Childish Gambino), and seen the likes of Odd Future, Mac Miller, Lil B, and Yelawolf grace the stage, or take home awards. This year is no different, with nominations going out to Chance The Rapper, Jay Z, Kanye West and more. Drake and Pharrell also both show up in the "Woodie Of The Year" category.
  • Chance The Rapper & Tyler, The Creator Have A Studio Session
    Chance The Rapper & Tyler, The Creator Have A Studio Session
    Feb 12, 2014 at 03:02pm
    Chance The Rapper has been busy in the studio as of late. The rapper was recently spotted with electronic producer Skrillex and Mike WiLL Made It, and his most recent studio session is with a rapper, Tyler, The Creator.
  • 140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (Jan. 3-9)
    140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (Jan. 3-9)
    Jan 9, 2014 at 12:39pm
    Dissecting the foibles of the hip hop community as expressed in under 140 characters on Twitter. Not just used as a device to flood people's timelines with your new track, album, video, or clothing line, sometimes rappers truly channel the unfiltered interaction with fans. This week features Tyler, The Creator, Danny Brown, Chief Keef and more!
  • 140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (Dec 5-11)
    140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (Dec 5-11)
    Dec 12, 2013 at 12:50pm
    Dissecting the foibles of the hip hop community as expressed in under 140 characters on Twitter. Not just used as a device to flood people's timelines with your new track, album, video, or clothing line, sometimes rappers truly channel the unfiltered interaction with fans.
  • 140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (Nov. 28- Dec. 4)
    140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (Nov. 28- Dec. 4)
    Dec 5, 2013 at 12:01pm
    Dissecting the foibles of the hip hop community as expressed in under 140 characters on Twitter. Not just used as a device to flood people's timelines with your new track, album, video, or clothing line, sometimes rappers truly channel the unfiltered interaction with fans. This week features Tyler, The Creator, Action Bronson, Chief Keef and more!
  • 140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (Nov. 14-20)
    140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (Nov. 14-20)
    Nov 21, 2013 at 02:17pm
    Dissecting the foibles of the hip hop community as expressed in under 140 characters on Twitter. Not just used as a device to flood people's timelines with your new track, album, video, or clothing line, sometimes rappers truly channel the unfiltered interaction with fans. This week features Tyler, The Creator, Danny Brown, A$AP Ferg and more!
  • Tyler, The Creator Writes Gushing Letter About "Camp Flog Gnaw" & Performance With Kanye West
    Tyler, The Creator Writes Gushing Letter About "Camp Flog Gnaw" & Performance With Kanye West
    Nov 18, 2013 at 06:05pm
    Anyone that knows Tyler, The Creator is familiar with his Twitter account, which is a mix of complete absurdity, extreme profanity, up-typing, and enthusiasm for art of all kinds. His latest stream of consciousness letter, posted to the Odd Future tumblr earlier today, contains every one of those things.
  • Tyler, The Creator & Flying Lotus Put The YouTube Music Awards On Blast [Update: Tyler Explains His Stance]
    Tyler, The Creator & Flying Lotus Put The YouTube Music Awards On Blast [Update: Tyler Explains His Stance]
    Nov 9, 2013 at 03:30pm
    Yesterday, we reported on the list of nominees for the inaugural YouTube Music Awards, which includes artists such as Kendrick Lamar, Eminem and Nicki Minaj. Now, both Tyler, The Creator and Flying Lotus have taken to Twitter to express their impressions of the ceremony, which are both hilarious and on-point. 
  • Tyler, The Creator Calls Out Will.i.am, Says He's Making "Butt Shit [Music] To Make Bread"
    Tyler, The Creator Calls Out Will.i.am, Says He's Making "Butt Shit [Music] To Make Bread"
    Oct 29, 2013 at 11:56am
    Tyler, The Creator is often venting through Twitter with whatever is on his mind (often in all caps), whether it be about the YouTube Music Video Awards, like last week, or, like last night, about Will.i.am.
  • Kanye West Speaks On Confederate Flag Merch, Praises Kendrick Lamar & Tyler, The Creator
    Kanye West Speaks On Confederate Flag Merch, Praises Kendrick Lamar & Tyler, The Creator
    Oct 28, 2013 at 07:17pm
    Kanye West is not capable of a dull interview. The Chicago rapper, who is in the midst of his Yeezus tour provided plenty of quotables in his sit downs with both Power 106 and 87.1 AMP this morning, covering topics such as the afterlife, the confederate flag, "mental slavery," and his appreciation for Kendrick Lamar and Tyler, The Creator. Read some excerpts from the interviews below. On Kendrick Lamar's talent: 
  • Tyler The Creator's Show Gets Shut Down In L.A.; Calls Police "Assholes"
    Tyler The Creator's Show Gets Shut Down In L.A.; Calls Police "Assholes"
    Oct 14, 2013 at 09:12pm
     We knew Tyler and his Odd Future fans were wild, but damn. Last week Tyler, The Creator was set to perform with Flying Lotus at a L.A. club when police were called to the scene due to various disruptions of fans who could not get in.
  • Grand Theft Auto V Soundtrack Revealed [Update: Official Soundtrack Now Available For Purchase]
    Grand Theft Auto V Soundtrack Revealed [Update: Official Soundtrack Now Available For Purchase]
    Sep 24, 2013 at 01:41pm
    With the arrival of GTA V less than a month away, the extensive official soundtrack has been revealed via a PS3 pre-load. Although it spans most genres, it's hip-hop heavy, featuring new music and classics alike. The various radio stations include cuts from Warren G, Nate Dogg, Outkast, Chief Keef, The Game, 2 Chainz, Rick Ross, Tha Dogg Pound, Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Ludacris, YG, MC Eight, Ab-Soul, Problem, Clyde Carson, Freddie Gibbs, Gucci Mane, Ice Cube, Kausion, Too $hort, Geto Boys, King T, Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre, Kurupt, DJ Quik, 2pac, N.W.A. and more. 
  • Tyler, The Creator & Frank Ocean Headline Odd Future Carnival [Update: Full Line-Up Revealed]
    Tyler, The Creator & Frank Ocean Headline Odd Future Carnival [Update: Full Line-Up Revealed]
    Sep 10, 2013 at 02:55pm
    For the second year in a row, Odd Future will be holding their OFWGKTA Carnival in L.A., and they have announced Tyler, the Creator and Frank Ocean as the headliners.  Other details of performances are yet to be revealed, but just as last year, the event will feature rides, games, a skatepark, and Odd Future unique prizes for those participating in the carnival.  This year there will be two stages, the “Camp” stage and the “High” stage.  The event is being held by Camp Flog Gnaw, Tyler’s new creative company.
  • Earl Sweatshirt Says Joint-Album With Tyler, The Creator Will Happen When They're "Ready To Sit Down"
    Earl Sweatshirt Says Joint-Album With Tyler, The Creator Will Happen When They're "Ready To Sit Down"
    Sep 7, 2013 at 04:49pm
    The promise of an EarlWolf album dates back to a time before Earl's sensationalized hiatus. Since his return, the topic hasn't really been talked about, but in a new interview, OF's youngest (rapping) member revealed that he and Tyler are still planning to collaborate on a full length project.
  • Hip Hop Fashion Trends Right Now
    Hip Hop Fashion Trends Right Now
    Aug 27, 2013 at 06:18pm
    Although fashion has always been a part of hip-hop culture, it's been taken to a new level in recent years thanks to artists such as A$AP Rocky, Kanye West, Pharrell, 2 Chainz and Danny Brown. Love it or hate it, more and more of your favorite emcees are becoming acutely fashion conscious, both in and outside the genre. Current trends include jogging pants (leather or otherwise), leather in general, snapbacks, tall tees, diverse camo and the slightly suspect shorts over tight pants or leggings look. Needless to say, some pull these off better than others. 
  • Review: Earl Sweatshirt's "Doris"
    Review: Earl Sweatshirt's "Doris"
    Aug 23, 2013 at 09:47am
    Among Odd Future’s colorful cast, Earl Sweatshirt is almost reserved. Almost.
  • Tyler, The Creator Explains Why He Turned Down A Kanye West Feature For "IFHY"
    Tyler, The Creator Explains Why He Turned Down A Kanye West Feature For "IFHY"
    Jul 29, 2013 at 07:30pm
    Tyler, The Creator is known for his shock tactics, but perhaps the most shocking thing he did this year was reveal that he had denied Kanye West a feature on "IFHY" after Yeezy asked to hop on the track.
  • Kid Cudi Announces "The Cud Life Tour" With Big Sean, Tyler, The Creator & Logic [Update: Full Dates Added]
    Kid Cudi Announces "The Cud Life Tour" With Big Sean, Tyler, The Creator & Logic [Update: Full Dates Added]
    Jul 21, 2013 at 08:31pm
    Kid Cudi has been keeping it relatively low-key since his album, Indicud, dropped. Recently he leaked a song on Twitter, "Going To The Ceremony," without offering an explanation as to what it's for. Today, Cudder took to Twitter once more to reveal a tour flyer, for an upcoming tour with himself, Big Sean, Tyler, the Creator and Logic.
  • Earl Sweatshirt Reveals "Doris" Tracklist & Release Date
    Earl Sweatshirt Reveals "Doris" Tracklist & Release Date
    Jul 12, 2013 at 01:19pm
    We weren't sure if we were ever going to hear more material from Earl Sweatshirt. After his mysterious disappearance, rumors spread that even upon his return, he may never rap again. Luckily, Earl is still making music, and he has just announced the tracklist and release date for his first proper studio album.
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