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  1. St. Vincent Discusses New Songs and Whether They’re About Cara Delevigne

    08.19 / 22:14 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    We now know the names of six songs on St. Vincent’s upcoming, still yet-untitled fifth studio LP. In an interview with the Guardian, Annie Clark discussed briefly how her 18-month relationship with supermodel Cara Delevingne may have influenced the songs on the album, which in addition to the previously released "New York," will include tracks la…
  2. Donald Trump to Skip Kennedy Center Honors After Second Artist Announces Reception Boycott

    08.19 / 22:14 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    The day after dancer Carmen de Lavallade became the second Kennedy Center Honors recipient to announce a boycott of the White House reception, Donald and Melania Trump have announced that they will not take part in this year’s festivities. "The president and first lady have decided not to participate in this year’s act…
  3. Ryan Adams Calls Father John Misty the “Most Self-Important Asshole on Earth”

    08.19 / 22:14 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    In a series of now-deleted tweets from this morning, Ryan Adams called Father John Misty "the most self-important asshole on earth" as well as "Elton Josh" and "Sir Fuckhead," and reduced the Chuck E. Cheese-loving singer’s career to a "Nick Cave impression." As Sterogum notes, the tirade was apparently triggered by a tweet from A…
  4. JAY-Z Addresses Clashes With Kanye and Solange, Controversy Over His “Jewish People” Lyric

    08.19 / 22:14 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    JAY-Z’s been unpacking his latest album 4:44 over the past few weeks on his TIDAL video series Footnotes. But if a tree falls in the forest and it’s a TIDAL exclusive, does it even make a sound? Hov doesn’t seem to care, and you can only listen to his first real interview since 4:44’s release if you are a……
  5. Father John Misty Shares Eulogy for Chuck E. Cheese Animatronic Band

    08.19 / 22:14 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    On Thursday, news broke that beloved pizza chain Chuck E. Cheese plans to phase out its horrifying, psyche-scarring animatronic band, sending shockwaves throughout the music world. Father John Misty was disturbed enough by break-up that he felt compelled to post a eulogy for the the freakishly large robot rodent musicians to Facebook, though it appears …
  6. ICP’s Shaggy 2 Dope on Pro-Trump March on Washington: “Nobody Really Gives a Shit”

    08.18 / 22:13 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    Next month, Insane Clown Posse fans from across America will march on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., to protest a 2011 FBI report that classified Juggalos as a "loosely organized hybrid gang." The press, and ICP themselves, treated this classification rather lightheartedly at the time, but in the years since, it has affected the band and its fam…
  7. Future Postpones Two Virginia Concerts Following “Tragic Events” in Charlottesville

    08.18 / 22:13 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    Future was scheduled to play two shows in Virginia this weekend, but announced on Twitter early this morning that he has postponed them "out of respect for the tragic events" in Charlottesville last weekend. One of those concerts was scheduled to take place tonight in Charlottesville, at John Paul Jones arena on the campus of …
  8. KMD’s “What a Nigga Know?” Was Ahead of Its Time

    08.18 / 22:13 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    Earlier this week, DOOM released the latest track in his ongoing The Missing Book of Rhymes series, "True Lightyears." The catch was that it was billed as the reunion of KMD, the emcee's old rap troupe. This caused more bemusement than anticipation because, to be frank, there's not really much to reunite. By the time KMD's s…
  9. Presidential Arts Committee Spells Out “RESIST” in Protest Resignation Letter

    08.18 / 22:13 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    Sixteen members of the President's Committee on the Arts and Humanities have resigned in protest of Donald Trump's equivocation on white nationalist violence in Charlottesville, Virginia last weekend. "Reproach and censure in the strongest possible terms are necessary following your support of the hate groups and terrorists who killed and injured fellow Americans …
  10. Cardi B – “Bodak Yellow” (Latin Trap Remix)

    08.18 / 22:13 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    Cardi B's "Bodak Yellow" is not only one of the most commonly-heard songs pouring out of cars in the five boroughs of New York City; it's a Top 10 hit. Now, the Bronx rapper has posted an official "Latin Trap Remix" of the increasingly ubiquitous hit, in which she raps sections of the verses…