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Vince Staples Announces New Tour Dates For March


Vince Staples rarely engages on social media without an update or news for his loyal fan base. Visit for more information Late Monday night, the Bay Area rapper announced on Twitter and Instagram that he has added six tour dates to his current tour that are all scheduled for next month. For his Midwest and […]

Vince Staples Calls Eminem’s Trump Cypher “Trash”

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Words by Megan Ambers Visit for more information Many people, celebrities and fans applauded Eminem for his Cypher on the BET Hip-Hop Awards last Sunday. All except for a few, one of them being rapper Vince Staples. Saturday (October 14) during his talk for Pitchfork’s In Sight Out series at the Chicago’s Museum of […]

Watch Vince Staples Perform “Love Can Be…” On Jimmy Fallon

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Vince Staples performed “Love Can Be…” on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last night, and he surely did the track justice. This song appears as the fourth track on Vince’s freshly released album, Big Fish Theory. The incredibly dope yet intense performance kicks off with Damon Albarn’s face flashing on the screen behind Vince, […]

Vince Staples and Sprite Partner for ‘Rain Come Down’ Video

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Rapper Vince Staples has a long history with classic thirst quencher, Sprite, starting from being merely a fan of the brand to becoming a brand ambassador. Staples, having just released his sophomore album Big Fish Theory, was given the honor of being one of six artists to have their song lyrics cover cans of Sprite worldwide. This relationship […]

Vince Staples Big Fish Theory – Big Fish in a Big Pond

Vince Staples – Big Fish

This week’s New Music Friday brought us the sophomore album from Long Beach native Vince Staples titled Big Fish Theory. The album had been teased for months, with singles “BagBak,” “Big Fish,” and the Ty Dolla $ign-assisted “Rain Come Down.” Today he gave it all to us and this album may shape up to be dark horse for […]

New Music Fridays: DJ Khaled & Vince Staples | Source News Flash

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Today in Source News Flash: DJ Khaled‘s highly anticipated Grateful album is finally here! Available to stream or listen on The Source  now. Also in music releases, Vince Staples dropped his sophomore album Big Fish Theory. Young Thug is under fire from beauty brand CoverGirl for using “Easy, Breezy” slogan in his violent promo video. A rep for the makeup company said […]

Vince Staples Shares “Rain Come Down” f/ Ty Dolla $ign

We got a fresh track from Vince Staples in the house. Visit for more information It’s been happening a lot on Staples’ end for a few month now, as the Long Beach rapper preps for a release of his forthcoming project Big Fish Theory. So far we heard his tracks “Big Fish” and “BagBak” and […]

Vince Staples Freestyles His Thoughts on Black Lives Matter with Funkmaster Flex

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Vince Staples stepped into the HOT 97 studios with Funkmaster Flex and hit him with a freestyle weighing in on the Black Lives Matter movement. Visit for more information A medley of topics flowed into the bars of the Norf Side, Long Beach-bred rapper: white privilege, gentrification, the lack of black-owned businesses, poor education, […]

What To Look Forward To At This Years FYF Fest


Recently, the popularity of American music festivals has grown exponentially. Over the past six summers, star studded line ups that would rival ’69 Woodstock have surfaced bringing forth some of the most unimaginable concert experiences ever. Bands that called it quits decades ago have come together in reunion. Titans across genres have performed side by side. Legends […]

Check Out This Hilarious Rio Olympics Review By Vince Staples


Vince Staples has reviewed everything from NBA style to rappers’ chains, to even the GQ “Men of the Year.” Now the Long Beach rapper is back with yet another hilarious critique for GQ’s ongoing series Vince Staples Reviews Every F*cking Thing. This time the rapper is discussing the Rio Olympics. Visit for more information Vince lets […]

Vince Staples Announces ‘Prima Donna’ EP, Dropping This Month


Since the release of his debut album, the two-disc Summertime ’06, Vince Staples has become somewhat of a rap obsession. The Long Beach emcee has engrossed fans of the boom-bap generation and the hipster nests with his say-less-mean-more approach, minimal chorus-work and gritty tales of street and gang life, all while appearing immune to the […]

Here’s a Preview of Vince Staples and Andre 3000’s New Song, “War Ready”

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It isn’t every day you get a verse from Andre 3000. Visit for more information The notoriously reclusive half of Outkast has been hinting at a solo album for a decade to no avail, so it’s through guest verses that we’re given the opportunity to hear Three Stacks do what he does better than […]

Big Sean Crashes Vince Staples’ Interview, Hints at a Collaboration

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Visit for more information Wireless Fest is currently going down in London, featuring some of the biggest stars from several genres, including Hip Hop. That means guys like J. Cole, Big Sean, Bryson Tiller and more are taking the stage at one of the world’s biggest music festivals and shutting it down. It also […]

ScHoolboy Q’s ‘Blank Face LP’ Is Now Available For Stream

ScHoolboy Q's 'Blank Face LP' is Now Available For Stream

ScHoolboy Q once shared the possibility he would step away from rap, the genre he loves. Being the man who just wanted a platinum hit, number one album, and an outlet to express, we as fans hoped that day wouldn’t come true. There’s still time for Q to step away from the game, but not before […]

Vince Staples Enlists DJ Dahi, James Blake For New ‘Prima Donna’ EP

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Since the release of his major label debut, Summertime ’06, Vince Staples has become one of rap’s most salient voices, from speaking out in support of Ray J‘s importance on Hot 97 to his public denouncement of NBA stars, which landed him a guest spot on more than one ESPN talk show and a GQ […]

ICYMI: J. Cole Set To Co-Headline Lollapalooza Alongside Radiohead and Red Hot Chilli Peppers


J.Cole has been tapped to co-headline Lollapalooza 2016 alongside Radiohead, Red Hot Chili Peppers and LCD Soundsystem. Visit for more information The typically three-day festival, scheduled for July 28-31 at Chicago’s Grant Park, had expanded into a four-day event this year in honor of its 25th anniversary. The milestone event features a long list of performers including Future, G-Eazy, Bryson […]

Watch Vince Staples Levitate Through His New Video, “Lift Me Up”

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Visit for more information Vince Staples‘ double-disc debut album, Summertime ’06, has slowly become essential listening for rap nerds everywhere, and his trolling of NBA players and 90’s rappers have added to his allure, be the attention negative or positive. Today he returns to the small screen to share a video for “Lift Me […]

Vince Staples Reviews the Style of Kevin Durant, LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony & More NBA Stars

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Watch this video on The Scene. Visit for more information We aren’t worthy. Vince Staples–master troll and satiric cultural critic–was tasked with offering semi-detailed reviews of several prominent NBA players’ style by, and the results are exactly what you’d expect them to be. Advertisement In the above video clip, Staples examines pictures of guys […]