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Vince Staples Stars On New Terrell Hines Track “Get Up”

Hines is finishing his debut mixtape, "Portal One: The Mixtape," for release in August.

Black Thought Announces “Streams of Thought Vol. 3: Cane and Abel” Ft. Pusha T, Portugal. The Man, and More

The next chapter of The Roots co-founder’s solo series also features Killer Mike, ScHoolboy Q, and Swizz Beats.

Simone Istwa Goes “Driving” Through Stark Los Angeles Visuals in New Video

The latest from Rain Phoenix and LaunchLeft’s Launched Artists Digital Singles Series arrives today courtesy of 22-year-old . . .

The Front Bottoms Release New Single “montgomery forever,” Reveal New Album Details

The band’s upcoming album “In Sickness & In Flames” is due out August 21 on Fueled By Ramen.

Ian Isiah Celebrates Black Life in New “Loose Truth” Visual

The colorful explosion of Black love in America 2020 makes an emotional and poignant statement over 4th of July weekend.

Sonic Youth’s “Goo” Cover Gets “Rebirth” in Response to BLM, COVID-19

Raymond Pettibon’s iconic black and white illustration is getting a social makeover in time for its 30th anniversary, depicting some serious messaging and political satire.

Ghetto Kumbé Release the Ritualistic and Riveting “Tambó”

Exploring the dynamics of love,  the tribal-tinged single is a glimpse into the Afrofuturist trio’s ethereal debut.

LISTEN: Mr Muthafuckin’ eXquire Digs Deep on New Track “Black Mirror”

Los Angeles beat master Madlib serves up a quiet storm for the Brooklyn rapper’s cool summer rhymes.

Ty Dolla $ign Drops “Ego Death” Featuring Kanye West, FKA twigs, Skrillex, and serpentwithfeet

The all-star collaboration reveals the artists’ “animated” sides and gives a first glimpse into $ign’s upcoming third album.

It’s Time to Talk About Viggo Mortensen and Buckethead’s Collaborative Album “Pandemoniumfromamerica”

It’s the duo’s third collaboration, but their only project featuring three Hobbits and Noam Chomsky.

Watch Grouplove Cover Robyn’s “Dancing on My Own”

The electric take on the Robyn classic is from a SiriusXM session earlier this year. 

Hear Elliott Smith’s Previously Unreleased “Some Song” (Live at Umbra Penumbra)

The live track gives a stirring glimpse into the tortured soul of the prolific singer/songwriter

BRONSON Reach New “DAWN” with Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs

Breaking dawn is the point of a new beginning, a refresh, and start over. The closing track off BRONSON’s upcoming self-titled debut comes at the…

Live from the Living Room: This Week’s Artist Live Streams (6/29-7/5)

Your weekly itinerary for CDC-approved live music experiences.

The Weeknd Donates $1 Million to COVID-19 Relief

Abel Tesfaye has given big bucks to frontline hospital workers and MusiCares.

Public Enemy Remix “Fight the Power” for the BET Awards with Nas, Rapsody, and Black Thought

The penetrating rendition of the 1989 anthem reflects police brutality, Black Lives Matter protests, and the state of America.

Relax Your Mind with Eddie Chacon’s “My Mind Is Out of Its Mind”

The soulful single comes from the vocalist’s album “Pleasure, Joy and Happiness,” out July 10.

Frank Turner Takes on NOFX’s “Falling in Love” for Forthcoming Split LP

Expect “West Coast vs. Wessex” out July 31.

Kid Cudi and Kanye West Reveal Kids See Ghosts Animated Series Trailer

The Takashi Murakami–created show comes with a character best described as a sexy Transformer’s take on Groot.

Becca Mancari’s Songs About Staying True

The playlist arrives along with the Nashville songwriter’s “The Greatest Part,” out today via Captured Tracks.

Watch Active Child Perform “Cruel World” on a Hillside Behind His Studio

It’s the first video in the songwriter’s outdoor Sun Rooms Series.

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