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Kanye West & Rick Rubin Kicked It On Easter Sunday

Yeezy is cooking up his new album with a slew of new guests.


Eminem Joins Malcolm Gladwell & Rick Rubin On ‘Broken Record’ Podcast

Em discusses his new "Walk on Water" (feat. Beyonce) single, new album and more.


DRAM Connects With Rick Rubin On “Check Ya Fabrics”

The "Broccoli" rapper shares his first collaboration with the iconic beatmaker.


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.


Watch: Russell Simmons & Rick Rubin Talk Def Jam’s Early Days

Def Jam is about to celebrate its "Dirty Thirty" this October, and what better to way to commemorate three decades of great music…


Watch: Rick Rubin Reverses The Ice Bucket Challenge

Count on Rick Rubin to flip the script. After being nominated to take on the the ALS Ice Bucket challenge by Eminem this…


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…


Q-Tip To Produce Kanye West’s New Album With Rick Rubin

The holy dust hasn't even settled from Yeezus and already Kanye West is chipping away at a new LP. The rapper first revealed…


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.