VINCE STAPLES RELEASES NEW ALBUM, FM!, VIA BLACKSMITH/DEF JAM RECORDINGS!
RETURNING TO LONG BEACH, CA THIS WEEKEND FOR HIGHLY ANTICIPATED HOMETOWN PERFORMANCE AT COMPLEXCON!
SET TO LAUNCH NEW WEEKLY RADIO SHOW, RAMONA RADIO,ON BEATS 1 TODAY, LIVE AT 9AM PST/12PM ET
WATCH VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE “FUN!”
LISTEN TO FM! HERE
“… ONE OF MUSIC’S MOST IMPORTANT VOICES – AND ONE OF ITS MOST CHALLENGING ANOMALIES.” – WALL STREET JOURNAL MAGAZINE
“…ONE OF THE MOST PROLIFIC, CONSISTENT AND PRODIGIOUS RAPPERS TO EMERGE IN RECENT YEARS” – THE NEW YORK TIMES
“THE RAPPER HAS TAKEN MORE MUSICAL RISKS THAN ANY MAJOR-LABEL RAPPER THIS DECADE NOT NAMED KANYE OR KENDRICK” – ROLLING STONE
Long Beach MC Vince Staples surprises fans with the release of his new album FM!, his third album via Blacksmith/Def Jam Recordings. When asked about FM! Staples states, “FM! Is a project created by Vince Staples that contains 22 minutes of only music. No concepts, no elaborate schemes, just music. Because nowadays, who needs more bullshit?”. The album is entirely produced by Kenny Beats and Hagler, see album track listing below.
Upon release of the new album, Vince‘s collaboration with famed Japanese designer Verdy (@verdy) will debut on store.vincestaples.com. All purchases will include a digital download of “FM!” and pre-sale ticket access to an upcoming 2019 Vince Staples Tour.
Vince is making a big homecoming return to Long Beach, CA on Saturday for a performance at ComplexCon, he is a second bill headliner at Saturdays anticipated concert.
Vince is also set to launch his new weekly live radio show, Ramona Radio, on Beats1 today at 9am pst/12pm et, he will be discussing FM! and playing the album in its entirety. Ramona Radio is the follow up to S E A B S, his wildly popular monthly and self curated radio show on Beats 1, Apple Music’s global radio station.
FM! is the long-awaited follow-up to Big Fish Theory (released June 2017), Vince’s critically acclaimed second album, was consistently listed as one of the top releases of the year. BFT lived up to the promise of Vince’s praised 2015 debut Summertime ’06. FM! also marks the first new music from Vince since “Get The Fuck Off My Dick” (February 2018).
FM! track list:
1. Feels Like Summer
3. Don’t Get Chipped
5. New earlsweatshirt (Interlude)
6. Run the Bands
8. No Bleedin
9. Brand new Tyga (Interlude)
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