The Neptunes

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2012

    Top Ten Rap Albums For People Who Don't Know Shit About Hip-Hop

    Our good friends over at LA Weekly ran a post today recommending ten rap albums for people whose knowledge of the genre is limited to Kanye West -- and only then because Obama called him an asshole for interrupting Taylor Swift's acceptance speech. Naturally, the comments section has exploded with " ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2011

    Kanye West Jay Z = The Throne: They're a Hip-Hop Supergroup About to Go on Tour

    ​Now they've done it. Jay-Z and Kanye West have formed a hip-hop supergroup called The Throne. And yes, there will be an album, and yes, there will be a tour called (wait for it) Watch the Throne. It will be available digitally on August 8, exclusively on iTunes. On the same day, tickets will be ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2011

    Top Five Asian-American Rappers

    Last month, OC Weekly's Justin Shady created a list of the Top Five Worst Black Rappers and Top Five Worst White Rappers. The following is a list of five Asian-American rappers or rap groups who have found moderate to great success in crossing the color line of hip-hop. Like the two previous lists, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2011

    Travis Barker Does Mall Signing in Orange to Promote his Solo Debut

    ​Who remembers that Blink-182's tattooed drummer Travis Barker is a real musician? After the Meet the Barkers fiasco and his near-death experience with DJ AM, he's coming to The Block at Orange to sign copies of his debut solo album, Give the Drummer Some. Preview the sneery rap stylings of the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2011

    Free Ticket Tuesday: N.E.R.D. Prize Pack and Best Of Album

    ​It's Free Ticket Tuesday and, although we aren't giving away tickets this week, we are giving away something better: a free N.E.R.D. bonus pack! It features 16 of the band's most popular songs, including b-sides and remixes. The prize pack will consist of three albums: The Best of N.E.R.D, Fly Or ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2010

    Where Is Lupe Fiasco's Lasers?​Critically acclaimed and Grammy-award winning rapper Lupe Fiasco awoke today to growing fan support demanding a release date from Atlantic Records for his completed album "Lasers." The album, whose title is a backronym for "Love Always Shines, Everyone Remember 2 Smile, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2009

    Holla! Gwen Stefani Made The 180th Best Song Of The Decade

    ​Pitchfork on Gwen Stefani's "Hollaback Girl" back when it was released in 2004: ...Elsewhere on LAMB, the Neptunes shit out a Queen pastiche called "Hollaback Girl", which has about as much club potential as a 13-year old with a milk moustache and his dad's ID.Funny line! Oh you Pitchfork, always ... More >>

  • Music

    May 10, 2007

    Laying It On Thicke

    Robin Thicke

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    August 3, 2006

    True Confession

    Justin Timberlake

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    May 18, 2006
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    September 22, 2005

    Bilingual Whirl

    Yerba Buenas furious, sensual Nuyorican salsa-soul

  • Music

    December 2, 2004
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    September 16, 2004
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    September 16, 2004
  • Music

    July 24, 2003

    Cross Pollination

    Kennas color-blind new wave

  • Features

    December 13, 2001

    The Happy Ones

    With Rock Steady, No Doubt officially joins pop-music aristocracy

  • Music

    February 11, 1999