Less than a day after Pusha-T appeared to diss Drake on the Daytona song "Infrared," the Views rapper fired back at Pusha-T and the song's producer This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Drake Fires Back at Pusha-T, Kanye West on Diss Track 'Duppy Freestyle'
When Snow Patrol released their last album, Fallen Empires, Obama was still in his first term, Justin Bieber was 17 years old and Game of Thrones had just aired its first season. The thematically ambitious follow-up, Wildness, is finally out, but where have they been for the last sevenThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Where Has Snow Patrol Been? Hear Frontman Gary Lightbody Tell All
Senate Bill 1693, commonly referred to as SESTA/FOSTA, is a new federal law aimed at curbing sex trafficking by holding online platforms accountable for the content their users post. And since the legal definition of sex trafficking is consistently conflated with consensual adult sex work, several websites that advertised in-person adult entertainment services have shut down, or began blockingThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Anti-Sex-Trafficking Advocates Say New Law Cripples Efforts to Save Victims
Less than six months into his five-year sentence on federal explosives charges, neo-Nazi Brandon Russell, founder of Atomwaffen Division, has issued a statement. In a new video released this week, Russell, a former National Guardsman, and the subject of a lengthy investigation in Rolling Stone, thanked his comrades for theirThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: How Did a Convicted Neo-Nazi Release Propaganda From Prison?
Like a lot of things that involve Donald Trump, the campaign to award the president the Peace Prize began as a fraud.On February 27th, the Nobel committee announced that someone had forged a nomination for Trump to win the award, while also noting for the firstThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: We Asked the 18 Republicans Who Once Supported Trump for the Nobel Peace Prize About Their Decision. Only 2 Responded.
Last weekend, President Trump fired off a series of angry tweets labeling the ongoing independent investigation into his campaign's ties to Russia as a "Witch Hunt" while shifting the blame onto his former political opponent, Hillary Clinton. ThoseThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: The Latest on the Fight Inside the Capitol to Protect Robert Mueller
ALBUM OF THE WEEK: Pusha-T, Daytona"I predict snow/Al Roker," raps Pusha-T on this seven-track project's "If You Know You Know." But Daytona is more than just drug tales from a rapper who has specialized in coke rap since the dawn of the Aughts. As a master of metaphor and punchlines, he uses the trappings of rap life to illustrate a culture in crisis. "I won't letThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: 10 New Albums to Stream Now: Pusha T, Shawn Mendes, J Balvin and More Editors' Picks
YG celebrates wealth and style on his new all-star single "Big Bank," featuring Nicki Minaj, 2 Chainz and Big Sean. Mustard produced theThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: YG, Nicki Minaj, 2 Chainz, Big Sean Team on Summer-Ready Song 'Big Bank'
Since forming in 2011, the Scottish trio Chvrches have refined synth-pop for the festival age, taking the chilly atmospherics of early electro and piling on flourishes designed to divert distracted attendees' attentions away from art installations and friends' conversations, with vocalist Lauren Mayberry's airy soprano contorting into stretched-out pleas and percussive stuttering. It's partlyThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Review: Chvrches Super-Size Their Epic Synth-Pop on Third LP 'Love Is Dead'
There are many ways to grow up in pop music: You can test out a new genre, change up your look or start singing about smoking weed. Transitioning your career from teen to adult is the true test of sustainability, and while Shawn Mendes is only 19 years old, his self-titled third LP has passed the test with flying colors.Over his past two albums, the Toronto native proved himself anThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Review: Shawn Mendes' Third LP Smoothly Transitions Into Grown-Up Pop