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Kendrick Lamar Graces ‘GQ Style’ Holiday Cover, Talks With Rick Rubin

This was the first time the two musical geniuses ever linked up.

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Before His New Album Drops, Big Sean Is Getting Help From Jay Z And Rick Rubin

Sean Don commissions the feedback of rap legends.

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Justin Bieber’s Album Is Getting The Midas Touch From Kanye West And Rick Rubin

Rick Rubin and Kanye West will be lending their talents to Justin Bieber's forthcoming album.


Russell Simmons And Rick Rubin Talk The Beastie Boys and Public Enemy For Def Jam 30

Def Jam turns 30 this year, and to celebrate Noisey sat down with founders Russell Simmons and Rick Rubin for their "Back & Forth" series.


Rick Rubin Says He’s Working On Kanye West’s New Album

After helping Kanye West strip down hours of unfinished work to create his last album, Yeezus, Rick Rubin says he and West are at it…


Chris Rock Responsible For Jay Z’s ’99 Problems’ Hook?

Back in 2003, you couldn't help but crack a smile when Jay Z’s "99 Problems" off the Brooklyn boy's beloved Black Album bumped through your…


Rick Rubin Talks Being White In Hip-Hop, Working With Eminem

2013 marked a return to hip-hop for producer Rick Rubin. Rubin executive producing both Kanye West's Yeezus LP and Eminem's eighth studio album, The Marshall…


Producer Evian Christ Talks Working With Kanye West, Mixing Genres And More

Kanye West wasn't afraid to pluck rising talent for the production credits on his sixth studio effort Yeezus. Whether recruiting beat gurus like Rick Rubin…


Rick Rubin Talks Jay-Z’s ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’

The all-star cast of producers depicted in Jay-Z's groundbreaking Samsung commercial won't all be contributing to his forthcoming album Magna Carta Holy Grail.


Rick Rubin Talks ‘Yeezus’ Album, Hints At Possible Sequel

"There’s a tremendous power in using the least amount of information to get a point across."


The 10 Most Interesting Lyrics On Jay-Z’s ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’ So Far

From sneak commercials to impromptu scavenger hunts in NYC, Jay-Z’s rollout for his July 4th opus, Magna Carta Holy Grail, has been anything but conventional.


6 Things That Jay-Z’s ‘Magna Carta’ Commercial Reveals

Did you miss the NBA game in the middle of the Jay-Z commercial that aired last night (June 16)? Well, the Spurs won. But more…