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Moby throws shade at Kanye on Twitter

After a wave of Tweets demonstrating continued support for Donald Trump, Kanye West was sure to rankle some on social media. Among them is Moby, the world-famous electronic producer and known activist who, as of late, has largely advocated against the U.S. President. In response to a number of West’s tweets, Moby utilized the same […]

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Release Reminder: PUMA Fenty by Rihanna Avid Collection

Set to release tomorrow, here’s a good look at the entire PUMA Fenty by Rihanna Avid Collection centered around the recently unveiled Fenty Avid Trainer. The new sneaker/sandal hybrid will come in two different colorways consisting of Bay/Cherry Tomato and Vanilla Ice. The moccasin-inspired footwear has an upper that is constructed out of mesh with a large opening on the […]

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Rihanna Is Releasing A New Trainer With PUMA, The Avid Trainer

Rihanna and PUMA are back again for a new project this time to release a new trainer. Dubbed the Fenty Puma by Rihanna Avid Trainer, this new silhouette will be making its debut in the Spring of 2018. Seen above in two different colorways of Bay/Cherry Tomato and Vanilla Ice, this new trainer has more of a […]

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Dexter’s Beat Laboratory Vol. 31

Dexter’s Beat Laboratory is a weekly collection of songs from DA music editor and staff writer Robyn Dexter. With a taste that can only be described as eclectic — to say nothing of a name that lends itself to punnery — DA is happy to present a selection of tracks personally curated by Dexter for your listening pleasure. Tim Schaufert‘s […]

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N.E.R.D’s self-titled fifth studio album is a chaotic affair rooted in social commentary

No_one Ever Really Dies: even the acronym by which American funk rock supergroup N.E.R.D — Pharrell Williams, Chad Hugo, and Shay Haley — were founded upon suggests a non-traditional marriage between chic nonchalance and latent sentimentalism. Consider the collective sense of fervid urgency that is currently igniting the veins of millions of disenfranchised American and global citizens, inject a lethal dose of vogue funk and bottle it […]

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Rihanna & SZA – Consideration (Will Clarke remix)

Will Clarke tackles Rihanna and SZA’s collab, “Consideration,” in his latest imaginative reproduction, tricking out the track in a musical “glitter” that, in accordance with Rihanna’s lyrics, “makes it gold.”A producer of booty shakin’ beats, Clarke crafts a remix that functions as much as an attitude-infused flip of the original as it does an invitation […]

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Rihanna & SZA – consideration (MK remix)

Mark Kinchen, known better as MK, has released his remix of Rihanna and SZA’s “consideration.” With hundreds of releases under his belt, a career spanning three decades, and a hands on education in Detroit techno, Kinchen brings his expert production to the table, injecting his own Chicago house influenced synths and signature textures to the track.At […]

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N.E.R.D reveal ‘No_One Ever Really Dies’ release date and tracklist

Earlier in November, Pharrell Williams ripped through the majority of the looming N.E.R.D record. For the group’s enormous comeback — their first single in seven years — N.E.R.D teamed up with Rihanna on the fervent “Lemons.”  Keeping in mind N.E.R.D’s cultural longevity, as their debut dates back to the early nineties,  Williams soon made it known that he […]

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The music video for DJ Snake’s ‘A Different Way’ will brighten anyone’s day

Grammy-nominated DJ and producer DJ Snake has dropped the official music video for his hit track “A Different Way” featuring Lauv. Snake re-connects with the highly-praised director Colin Tilley, who not only directed the video for his single “Middle,” but has also worked with A-list acts such as Rihanna, Kendrick Lamar and Future.It seems to […]

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Mr. Carmack and Vindata take on N.E.R.D and Rihanna with ‘More Lemons’

There are certain songs out there that seem to just beg for quality remixes right from the get-go –– most recently, N.E.R.D.’s comeback single with Rihanna “Lemon,” comes to mind. The original track is pristine working ground for a class rework effort, so Mr. Carmack and Vindata saw fit to bless the world with their joint […]

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The Rihanna x PUMA Ankle Strap Creeper Comes With An Interesting Look

Rihanna and PUMA are pushing the envelope with the latest sneaker release as we bring you a look at the Rihanna x PUMA Ankle Strap Creeper. This shoe seen above resembles the news Cleated Creeper by PUMA and Rihanna as the upper is constructed out of leather with the signature PUMA formstripe on the side […]

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Legendary production duo release new track under moniker BLVK JVCK [Watch]

Producer duo The Runners are legendary in the hip-hop scene, having been the forces behind singles from Rihanna, Justin Bieber, and Lil’ Wayne, among many others. Andrew “Dru Brett” Harr and Jermaine “Mayne Zayne” Jackson have now rebranded themselves to try their hand within the electronic scene under new moniker BLVK JVCK, and their first single featuring Dyo is […]

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This Black Rihanna x PUMA Fenty Suede Cleated Creeper Is For The Fellas

Rihanna makes sure to show the fellas some love as well as she and Puma recently dropped this men’s Rihanna x PUMA Fenty Suede Cleated Creeper done in a Black colorway. The Rihanna x PUMA Fenty Suede Cleated Creeper comes dressed in a predominantly suede upper accented by the leather hits noted on the inner lining, […]

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This Rihanna x PUMA Creeper Will Benefit Her Clara Lionel Foundation

A very special colorway of the Rihanna x PUMA Fenty Creeper will be releasing next week as we give you look at this Clara Lionel colorway. Back in 2012 Rihanna founded the Clara Lionel foundation which supports people across the globe through investment in innovative local projects and advocacy, including education and health programs. Rihanna named the […]

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What the hell does it mean to be a producer in 2017?

It’s 2014, and 60,000 festival attendees at Coachella Valley Music and Arts festival are staring expectantly up towards a sea of lights and a DJ board. Over the course of the weekend, they’ll watch Pharrell Williams, Zedd, and Calvin Harris light up the desert sky, but now, they stand and wait for two men whom […]

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The Rihanna x PUMA Fenty Suede Cleated Creeper In Golden Brown Can Be Yours Now

In addition to the Black colorway of the Rihanna x PUMA Fenty Suede Cleated Creeper, there was also a second colorway that dropped alongside it that will be perfect for your Fall wardrobe. Constructed out of a predominantly suede upper, this latest sneaker from Rihanna and PUMA comes with a new elevated look as we see […]

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A Detailed Look At The Rihanna x PUMA Fenty Suede Cleated Creeper Black

Rihanna and PUMA released the latest sneaker from their on-going partnership/collaboration this week with the debut of the Rihanna x PUMA Fenty Suede Cleated Creeper. This sneaker takes the PUMA Creeper that has been a huge hit for PUMA and makes it a couple of inches bigger thanks to the addition of a new extra-thick cleat […]

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Now Available: Rihanna x Puma Fenty Suede Cleated Creeper Golden Brown

The Puma Fenty Suede Cleated Creeper is Rihanna’s latest sneaker for the sportswear brand and it’s now in stores. Sporting a similar style as her original Fenty silhouette, this version is highlighted by an extra thick, cleated-style rubber sole. Coming in two colorways, the featured pair is in golden brown and features a premium suede […]

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Look For The Rihanna x Puma Fenty Suede Cleated Creeper Black Soon

Rihanna’s Puma Fenty Suede Cleated Creeper is dropping soon and it’s featured in its all-black colorway. Sporting a similar style as her original Fenty silhouette, this version is highlighted by an extra thick, cleated-style rubber sole. Premium suede covers the upper with leather detailing throughout to complete the sleek design altogether. Look for this black […]

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Rihanna x Puma Fenty Suede Cleated Creeper Drops This Week

The Puma Fenty Suede Cleated Creeper is Rihanna’s latest sneaker for the sportswear brand and it’s dropping soon. Sporting a similar style as her original Fenty silhouette, this version is highlighted by an extra thick, cleated-style rubber sole. Coming in two colorways, the featured pair is in golden brown and features a premium suede upper […]

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