Anderson .Paak & Kamasi Washington Added To Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival
Camp Flog Gnaw, an annual event that began as the Odd Future Carnival and has grown bigger and broader in each year since, has a pretty solid lineup this year. Even so, new additions continue to pour in.
Presidential Debate Tonight, Anticipated To Be Most Watched Of All Time
This is gonna be a moment. After what has felt like a decade of campaigning, we the people have reached a momentous landmark in one of the strangest elections of the last century - the first debate. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will square off on live television tonight at 9pm EST with the world watching, for what is widely expected to be "the largest audience for a campaign event in American history."
Stream Chance The Rapper's Magnificent Coloring Day Festival Featuring Lil Wayne, Lil Uzi Vert & Young Thug
Chance The Rapper is throwing a pretty awesome festival in U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago today (Saturday, September 24th), and he's letting those who weren't able to attend a chance to watch from home. You'll need a Tidal subscription, but once you're in, you'll be able to watch all of the sets today, which include performances from Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz, John Legend, Tyler, The Creator, Young Thug, Lil Uzi Vert, Skrillex, and of course Chance himself.
New Marvel Hip Hop Variants: ScHoolboy Q, Tyler, the Creator, Chance the Rapper, & More
Marvel is back with a giant batch of hip hop variant covers. No need to dawdle, let's jump right in. Here they are in order of appearance: Nova #1 by Christian Ward | Chance the Rapper's Coloring Book Champions #1 by Rahzzah | Wu-Tang Clan's Iron Flag Cage! #1 by Marco D’Alfonso | LL Cool J's Bigger & Deffer Foolkiller #1 by Jeffrey Veregge | Insane Clown Posse’s The Great Milenko
Tyler The Creator Debuts Fall/Winter '16 Golf Wang Lookbook
Tyler The Creator has just revealed the Fall/Winter '16 lookbook for his clothing company, Golf Wang, photographed by Julian Berman. As you might expect, the collection consists of loud, vibrantly decorated pieces ranging from bright green beanies to cheetah printed polos and more- including a jacket that hints at more future Adidas collabs. According to a tweet from the man himself, there will be a restock of some classic GOLF gear, as well as the release of "some new things" this Friday.
Tyler, The Creator & Vince Staples Show Love For Tyga
Tyga occupies a unique space in hip hop, in which he is generally respected for his bars but doesn't seem get much respect as a person. Despite his fiery new release "Gucci Snakes," many questioned his signing with G.O.O.D. Music.
Tyler, The Creator & Earl Sweatshirt Reunite At One Love Festival
While the Odd Future collective has been more or less dissembled in 2016, there are rare occasions where certain members of the L.A. rap group come together to perform tracks from their early repertoire. Seeing Tyler, The Creator and Earl Sweatshirt, the two biggest names to come out of the group (if you exclude Frank Ocean, who's really more of a Cappadonna) on stage together has become increasingly unusual. So when Earl brought out Tyler at Calgary's One Love Festival in Calgary last weekend, it was a pretty big deal.
Tyler, The Creator Is Getting His Own TV Show On VICELAND
Tyler, the Creator dove headfirst into the world of television programming last fall with the launch of his animated comedy series "The Jellies." Now, VICELAND has just announced that they have ordered a series from Tyler based off a show on his Golf Media app, according to
Tyler The Creator Explains Why He Changed His Twitter Handle
Last week, Tyler The Creator revealed that he would be changing his infamous twitter handle, @Fucktyler, to his real stage name, and now we know the reason why.
Tyler, The Creator Announces "FuckTyler" Twitter Handle Retirement
@fucktyler is no more, at least, it's no more when it comes to the rapper who made the twitter handle infamous. Tyler, The Creator, the ultimate fuck boy (in the best way possible), has grown his career all the while using a not-so-SEO friendly twitter handle, let alone PG-13. The rapper officially announced the change of his twitter name last night, and it's already been adopted by another user who is purporting to sell the handle in exchange for a copy of Frank Ocean's highly coveted magazine.
Tyler, The Creator Pens Poem In Frank Ocean's "Boys Don't Cry" Zine
Frank Ocean's "Boys Don't Cry" zine released as an accompaniment to Blonde is, by all accounts, nearly as amazing as the album itself. It features a poem on McDonalds by Kanye West.
Frank Ocean Spotted Street Racing Tyler, The Creator And A$AP Rocky
To say the anticipation for Frank Ocean’s sophomore album is palpable is like saying summers in Atlanta are kinda hot. So when Frank makes any appearance, even just to walk past the livestream camera located at Apple’s headquarters, it sends the internet into a frenzy. Which brings us to the most recent Frank Ocean sighting. The video below was shot by A$AP Rocky and shows a person who looks unmistakably like Frank Ocean leaning out the window of a car as the A$AP Mob rapper asks “DO YOU WANT TO RACE?” Frank Ocean’s response?
5 Rappers Who Should Have Their Own Beats 1 Shows
With the announcement that Travis Scott will be getting his own show on Beats 1 Radio show, it's clear that Apple is not slowing down in handing out airtime to rappers. Travis joins artists like Drake, DJ Khaled, Pharrell, and eventually, Chance The Rapper (last we heard at least), on the network, and it's got us thinking about who else would be a good fit.
Lil Wayne, ScHoolboy Q, A$AP Rocky & More To Perform At Camp Flog Gnaw 2016
Camp Flog Gnaw is approaching. This afternoon Tyler, The Creator took to his Instagram to unveil the line-up for this year's annual festival, which takes place at Exposition Park in Los Angeles. This year the festival spans November 12-13. The line-up this year is pretty impressive. Lil Wayne, Erykah Badu, ScHoolboy Q, A$AP Rocky, Tyler, The Creator and Chance The Rapper act as the main headliners. You'll also get to catch performances from Kehlani, DJ Mustard, A$AP Ferg, Flatbush Zombies, Action Bronson, SZA, Joey Bada$$ and many others.
Tyler, The Creator Reflects On Pharrell's Debut Album, "In My Mind," 10 Years Later
Tyler, The Creator has never been shy about citing Pharrell as his biggest influence, and on top of worshiping the N*E*R*D discography, The Neptunes' Clones, and the Star Trak output of artists like Clipse, Slim Thug, and Fam-Lay, Tyler has always had a special place in his heart for Pharrell's debut solo album, In My Mind.
Chance The Rapper Announces "Magnificent Coloring Day" Event With Lil Wayne, Tyler, The Creator & More
Chance The Rapper is already bringing his (magnificent) Coloring Book project around the world with his "Maginificent Coloring World" tour-- literally, he'll be performing shows in the United States, Canada (okay just Toronto), Europe and Australia. However, if you know Chance, you know he's gotta do something even bigger and better for his home of Chicago.
Producers On ScHoolboy Q's "Blank Face LP" Include Metro Boomin, Tyler The Creator, Alchemist & More
The excitement surrounding ScHoolboy Q's upcoming album, the Blank Face LP, is steadily increasing with each day. Today, two weeks before the album's release, Q shared part 1 of a short film entitled "By Any Means." The clip also serves as the music video to the Blank Face LP track of the same name.
The 11 Greatest O.J. Simpson References In Rap History
Today marks the 22nd anniversary of O.J. Simpson's white Bronco police chase. O.J. is locked up now at Lovelock Correctional Center in Nevada for committing armed robbery. Even from behind bars, O.J. is still able to capture America's imagination's like few else. He was recently the subject of the FX show, "The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story"; he is currently the subject of ESPN's stunning 5-part documentary "O.J. Simpson: Made in America."
Watch Tyler, The Creator's Full Golf Wang Fashion Show
While Odd Future no longer exists as a group, Tyler, The Creator has successfully made it a brand. The rapper has always had an aesthetic that reached far beyond music, and much of his creativity has been poured into his Golf Wang merch as of late. Tyler had his very first Golf Wang fashion show yesterday, where his brightly colored clothing was modeled for an audience that included Kanye West, Kylie Jenner, and Solange.
Fetty Wap, Bryson Tiller, Logic, & More To Perform At Bumbershoot 2016
Seattle's Bumbershoot Music Festival has announced its full 2016 lineup. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are headlining. Notable hip hop acts include Fetty Wap, Bryson Tiller, Run the Jewels, G-Eazy, Anderson .Paak, Tyler, the Creator, Logic, Flatbush Zombies; other acts that may be of interest to hip hop fans include Pretty Lights, Kamasi Washington, Cashmere Cat, Tokimonsta.