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James Blake Covers Frank Ocean’s “Godspeed”

James did a moving solo piano cover of the 'Blonde' fan favorite.

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Alchemist, Cardo, DJ Dahi Among Producers on New Kendrick Lamar Album

Peep the full composer credits here.

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James Blake and Vince Staples Connect for “Timeless” Remix

The OG version of the track appeared on Blake's album 'The Colour in Anything.'

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Vince Staples Performs “Timeless” with James Blake at Glastonbury 2016

Vince tears it down in the U.K.

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Frank Ocean’s New Music Is Better Than His Older Material According to James Blake

Frank Ocean's new album is better than any of his previous material but there is still no release date for the long-awaited album.

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Frank Ocean’s ‘Boys Don’t Cry’ Magazine Will Feature Lil B

The Based God and Frank Ocean were spotted in the studio together back in December and now it is being rumored that Lil B will be a subject for an interview in Ocean's first issue of Boys Don't Cry magazine

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James Blake Wants Kanye West On His Album

According to James Blake, the follow-up to his 2013 critical darling Overgrown is "about 70 percent done." But the British singer and producer is still holding out for one more collaboration: Kanye West...

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Kanye West Will Be On James Blake’s New Album

Kanye West has finally gotten his chance to collaborate with James Blake. After both ripped the stage at Bonnaroo, Blake sat down with Billboard to talk about his new album...

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J. Cole, Tyler, The Creator And Earl Sweatshirt Go Big At Governors Ball

Photography By: Lauren Gesswein

Governor Ball’s 2014 three days of music and fun in the sun came to close on Sunday (June 6) with some of the best acts saved for last...

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[Ed. Note: This was originally released on 4/8/2014 and updated on 4/30/14]

Today, the collaborative album between Game and UK singer Ed Sheeran was announced. This is the third big-name collaboration project in the last month following electronic mashup kingpin Girl Talk and former Roc-A-Fella soldier Freeway, Broken Ankles,  Freddie Gibbs and Madlib's Piñata March 18. But these producer/rapper combos aren't the only ones gearing up to hit the studio together; rappers such as Cam'ron, Young Thug, Action Bronson and Mac Miller are linking with other artists and producers for a number of collaborations and mixtapes that are rumored to be in the works or on the way. 

From long-awaited collaborations—Nas/DJ Premier, J. Cole/Kendrick Lamar, Big K.R.I.T./Yelawolf—to some of the newest guys on the scene—Young Thug/Rich Homie Quan, Chance The Rapper/James Blake—XXL has pulled together all the information you need to know about 19 of the most anticipated collaborative projects on the horizon. Whether it be a full-length album or a mixtape, a long time coming or a last-second idea, we've got you covered. Stand together. —Dan Rys and Eric Diep
[Ed. Note: This was originally released on 4/8/2014 and updated on 4/30/14]

Today, the collaborative album between Game and UK singer Ed Sheeran was announced. This is the third big-name collaboration project in the last month following electronic mashup kingpin Girl Talk and former Roc-A-Fella soldier Freeway, Broken Ankles,  Freddie Gibbs and Madlib's Piñata March 18. But these producer/rapper combos aren't the only ones gearing up to hit the studio together; rappers such as Cam'ron, Young Thug, Action Bronson and Mac Miller are linking with other artists and producers for a number of collaborations and mixtapes that are rumored to be in the works or on the way.

From long-awaited collaborations—Nas/DJ Premier, J. Cole/Kendrick Lamar, Big K.R.I.T./Yelawolf—to some of the newest guys on the scene—Young Thug/Rich Homie Quan, Chance The Rapper/James Blake—XXL has pulled together all the information you need to know about 19 of the most anticipated collaborative projects on the horizon. Whether it be a full-length album or a mixtape, a long time coming or a last-second idea, we've got you covered. Stand together. Dan Rys and Eric Diep
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The 18 Biggest Collaborative Projects Rumored To Drop This Year

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