Azealia Banks Goes In On RZA For Talking About Her In Interviews –
Azealia Banks just tore into RZA even though he’s been saying a lot nice things about her recently. Last week, the legendary producer and Mathematics were promoting the Wu-Tang Clan’s latest album Wu-Tang: The Saga Continues when he was asked about that argument Banks had with actor Russell Crowe last year. It was right around the time […]
Gucci Mane Says People Who Make Trap Music Aren't Real Gangsters –
Gucci Mane recently sat down with author Malcolm Gladwell and discussed a bunch topics including the popularity Trap Music. Gucci said that his interest in making trap music stems from his love gangsta rap as a kid. He added that most people who make it don’t live the life they’re talking about, which is different from the rappers […]
Nine DOOM rarities from the untouchable enigma's vaults
Hot on the heels MF DOOM’s aborted The Missing Notebook Rhymes project, Hugh Leask rounds up the acclaimed rapper’s finest deep cuts, from collaborations with Aesop Rock and Percee P, to under-appreciated loosies and rarities. The Missing Notebook Rhymes, MF DOOM’s recent project with Adult Swim, had just started to gather momentum before it was […]
NXPPYHEAD wants a Million Dollars and more. • Word Is Bond
NxppyHead is an 18 year old rapper and producer bubbling up out Miami FL. If I go by this sound pumping out the speakers, this is a serious breath fresh air for the music scene. Of course this sounds a lot like what you would basically hear from the Native Tongues collective but for this […]
Rheymophoebus is mushy over Zikora His daughter • Word Is Bond
Nigerian emcee Rheymophoebus has decided to get back in the studio and work on an actual sophomore project. This is coming on the heels his freestyles after his long hiatus from the music scene. The first single from the soon-to-be-released body work is Zikora which is basically his ode to his daughter whom the song […]
Esa Williams – Desert Island Synths – FACT Magazine: Music News, New Music.
Next up on Desert Island Synths, South African producer Esa Williams shows his love for the OP1 by Teenage Engineering. Watch the episode above and check out his Against The Clock episode.
Vincent Vocoder Voice is here to give you beautiful nightmares
FACT Rated is our series digging into the sounds and stories the most vital breaking artists around right now. This week, Al Horner hears how Vincent Vocoder Voice spent five years becoming – then letting go – the ghostly, Greek myth-inspired slenderman that haunts his new album I, Too, Was Wrought With Love. I, Too, Was […]
Napoleon Da Legend Exclusive (WIB Rap Radio) • Word Is Bond
We have a special guest on our phone lines this week, Napoleon Da Legend. You have heard his music on this show several times, and now you get to hear him talk about his music and hard hitting issues. We talk about white privilege and the other types advantages that people have and might […]
Singles Club: Will Smith's EDM debut 'Get Lit' is a glorious disaster
Each week on the FACT Singles Club, our writers rate and slate the biggest new tracks the last seven days. This week, Will Smith conjures up an EDM nightmare with ‘Get Lit’ – his first single in over a decade – while rising UK rapper Dave goes in on Theresa May, Donald Trump, those responsible for […]
Detroit Rapper/Producer Tony K stays optimistic on latest single "Change"
Detroit Rapper/Producer Tony K is back with “Change” his latest fering explores the possibilities changing your circumstances when you believe in yourself and work hard for what you love, “spent everyday on the same boat no the rain wont stop rain won’t stop finally said f**k it bought a raincoat” Tony K raps in the […]