Is Drake Losing His Clout?

Another album, another round streaming and chart records broken. On day one, Scorpion  both Spotify and Apple Music’s records for most album streams in a single day. In its first week out, it  Post Malone’s beerbongs & bentleys‘s first week streaming numbers, which were 2018’s highest. It’s also the  to ever be …

Tekashi 6ix9ine Says Inmates Tried To Slit His Throat In Rikers

Take anything and everything you hear from Tekashi 6ix9ine with a measurable grain salt.  caught up with the controversial rapper shortly he’d posted bail in Harris County, Texas on charged he choked a 16-year old teen who was shadowing him closely with a camera. Tekashi for his part, seemed in good …

Missy Elliott Humbly Squashes Reports That She's Receiving VMA’s Video Vanguard Award

The MTV Video Music Awards  this week with , The Carters and pulling in nods for their stunning video work that has been shared and loved by the masses this year. Among the long list artists who have a chance going home with a golden trophy, there’s always one person who …

T.I. Shields Wiz Khalifa From Criticism In IG Post Alluding To "Winnie Harlow" Rumor

came to his brother’s aide amid the mixed reception ‘s Rolling Papers 2, but not for any reason in particular. Wiz had been singled out for producing racially insensitive remarks on “How Now” f Rolling Papers 2. The Pittsburgh rapper defended his decision to include euphemistic language along what some may consider …

Premiere: Yuksek & JD Samson ‘Don’t Even Try (Eli Escobar Remix)’

Recently, revered French producer Yuksek and the ever-incredible JD Samson teamed up for a new project, leading with an incendiary slice of nu-disco, ‘Don’t Even Try’. The collaboration found the prolific french artist and the accomplished Brooklyn-based musician, activist and former member of the mighty Le Tigre delivering an assertive, …

Premiere: Jamaica Suk ‘Vision’

On her new EP for Establishment Records, ‘Clockwise’, DJ/producer/sound engineer Jamaica Suk evokes her backgrounds in jazz, metal, dark-ambient and drone to deliver a four-track serving of relentless techno for the depths of the dancefloor. A regular at boundary-pushing Berlin party Pornceputal, Suk channels her early influences of artists like …

Premiere: Marco Lazovic ‘Violin Feelings’

Since launching in 2016, Warsaw-based label GASP Records have produced an impressive catalog of versatile and vibrant records ranging from cavernous deep house to staggering lo-fi techno. Now, the label is set to drop its seventh release, ‘Aerowalk’ from emerging Russian producer Marco Lazovic. Having debuted in 2016 with his …

Premiere: Remake ‘Blade Runner (Maceo Plex Renaissance Remix)’

Ellum Audio don and techno luminary Maceo Plex is the latest artist enlisted to take part in longstanding UK label Renaissance Recordings’ ‘The Remix Collection’ series. The melodic techno DJ/producer has, as part of the series in which classic dance tracks get contemporary reworks, delivered a sprawling, epic and suitably …

Premiere: Yeongrak 'definitfinitfinitely xoxe’

We know next to nothing about Yeongrak. The Christchurch, New Zealand-based producer has quite a prolific and scattershot Soundcloud catalog of experimental, harrowing and hallucinogenic electronic music, and that’s all we got. Having had an official release with emamouse earlier this year on Quantum Natives, Yeongrak is stepping up now …

Deadmau5 Teases New Collab with One of EDM's Biggest Vocalists

After releasing a for his record label, deadmau5 is showing no signs slowing down. His next venture? Collaborating with vocalist and fellow Canadian Lights, apparently. Deadmau5 teased the collaboration in a response to a fan tweet. It’s a bit odd to see deadmau5 announcing a collaboration in response to a …

REPORT: Calvin Harris Makes More Money Than Drake

Forbes just published its annual list and Calvin Harris is holding it down at No. 50 — the only electronic music producer in the Top 50 for 2018. Riding out the success his fifth studio album and staying well booked in Las Vegas are key factors that land Harris his …

This Classic Hit Is The Oldest YouTube Video To Hit 1 Billion Plays

Passing one billion views on YouTube isn’t all it used to be. There are currently 47 videos on YouTube that have more than one billion views, but Guns N’ Roses’ “November Rain” is at least special among them: it’s the oldest video to do so. “November Rain” came out in 1991, …