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Tyler, the Creator declares “no more Sweden for me, ever” following A$AP Rocky’s arrest

A$AP Rocky and Tyler, the Creator
Tyler, the Creator has voiced his support for the incarcerated A$AP Rocky while also declaring "no more Sweden for me, ever" in apparent solidarity following the latter's arrest in the country. Rocky and two of his associates were arrested by Swedish authorities last week following allegations that they assaulted a man, and they are currently being held in Stockholm on pre-trial detention...

The best rap and hip-hop albums of 2019 (so far!)

Best rap and hip-hop albums of 2019
AJ Tracey - 'AJ Tracey' The arrival of the vibrant 'AJ Tracey' back in February more than delivered on the hype that had been building around the Ladbroke Grove rapper for the past five years. No genre was off the table in the construction of this bold self-titled record, from the surprising country twang of 'Country Star' to the fizzy throwback...

DJ Khaled is reportedly to sue the Billboard Chart after Tyler, The Creator beats him to Number One

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DJ Khaled is reportedly to sue the Billboard Chart after his new album 'Father Of Asahd' failed to reach Number One in the US charts. The album was pipped to the post by Tyler, The Creator's acclaimed new album 'IGOR', which outsold him by 30,000 sales. Read More: DJ Khaled – ‘Father of Asahd’ review According to Page Six, Khaled is planning...

Tyler, The Creator announces third London show

Tyler, The Creator has announced details of a third London show taking place later this year. Read more: Tyler, The Creator – ‘IGOR’ review Following the surprise release of his new album 'IGOR', the rapper was forced to cancel an impromptu London gig the following weekend after hundreds of fans rushed down to the Bussey Building. After confirming his return to the...

Tyler, The Creator responds to Theresa May’s resignation after she banned him from the UK

Tyler, The Creator has responded to the news of Theresa May's resignation from her post as UK Prime Minister. Read more: The hidden symbols in Tyler, The Creator’s ‘Igor’ In an emotional statement delivered earlier today (May 24), May announced she will quit as Conservative leader on June 7, paving the way for a contest to decide a new Prime Minister. She...

The hidden symbols in Tyler, The Creator’s ‘Igor’

Tyler, The Creator released his latest album 'Igor' last Friday (May 17), along with providing a set of instructions. “Don’t go into this expecting a rap album,” he wrote. “Don’t go into this expecting any album. Just go, jump into it” https://www.instagram.com/p/BxjCbG8lKeF/ After living with the record for a week, there’s endless detail to unpick: from Tyler’s brand new bleach-blonde bowl...

Tyler, The Creator’s ‘EARFQUAKE’ was originally written for Justin Bieber and Rihanna

Tyler, The Creator has revealed that his recent single, 'EARFQUAKE', was originally written for Justin Bieber and Rihanna. Read more: Tyler, The Creator – ‘IGOR’ review Last week (May 17), Tyler, The Creator, released his sixth album, 'IGOR'. Featuring new single 'EARFQUAKE', the rapper-turned-singer's latest project is projected to sell somewhere in the region of 145,000-170,000 album equivalent units by the end...

Tyler, The Creator – ‘IGOR’ review

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Tyler, the Creator wants you to listen to his new album. No, we mean really listen. “No distractions,” he instructed fans in an all-caps social media post the evening before ‘IGOR’s arrival. “No checking your phone, no watching TV, no holding convo; full attention towards the sounds where you can form your own opinions and feelings towards the...

Kanye West leads special guests on Tyler, the Creator’s ‘IGOR’

Tyler, The Creator
Tyler, the Creator has unveiled his new album 'IGOR' – and it's headed up by an impressive array of guests including Kanye West and Pharrell Williams. The fifth studio album from the Odd Future founder features cameos from the likes of Lil Uzi Vert, Solange, Slowthai, La Roux and CeeLo Green. Arguably the biggest cameo is saved for late on when...

Tyler, the Creator announces his new album ‘IGOR’, out next week

Tyler, the Creator has announced the follow-up to 2017's 'Flower Boy', with new album 'IGOR' due next Friday (May 17). He has also shared the record's artwork. The rapper previewed new music last week with a pair of clips titled 'IGOR'S THEME' and 'WHATSGOOD', his first new music since an EP of tracks tying in with the reboot of The Grinch. Now,...