The Neptunes Profile
|Full Name:||The Neptunes - Contact The Neptunes|
|Date of Birth:||Late 90s|
|Place of Birth:||Virginia Beach, Virginia|
|Claim to Fame:||Debut album The Neptunes Present... Clones (2003)|
The Neptunes News
The BoomBoxNERD's 'In Search Of?' Blurred Genre Lines and Broadened Musical Borders
The early 2000s were dominated by pristine pop sounds, and no one was more musically dominant than hitmaking production duo the Neptunes. Comprised of Pharrell Williams and Chad Hugo, the pair had come to prominence during the late '90s after ...
Phoenix New TimesSleigh Bells' Derek Miller Talks Sampling, ?Blurred Lines,? and French New Wave
Phoenix New Times
He paid tribute to the Arby's-hat-wearing producer by ?ripping-off? the sound the Neptunes made for Clipse track ?Grindin'? on ?Riot Rhythm.? ?I didn't think that the 'Blurred Lines' case was very fair,? he says, ?For Gaye's estate to turn around and ...
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The New YorkerMaggie Rogers, An Artist of Her Time
The New Yorker
As half of the production duo the Neptunes, along with Chad Hugo, Williams has helped define the airy, jabbing aesthetic of contemporary pop. At the start of the new millennium, the Neptunes' signature sound?a sly, spare, slightly cockeyed beat ...
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- City Council votes to join drug monitoring program
The Neptunes will be charged $15 per hour for light usage, $12 per hour per lifeguard for two lifeguards, and $15 per hour for a pool manager during practices. During swim meets the Neptunes must pay a fee of $15 per hour for a pool manager and $12 per ...
- Neptunes' registration night on tap
According to information distributed by the Neptunes, preseason practices begin Tuesday, April 25 at the Osage Prairie YMCA. Regular-season practices get underway after Memorial Day at the Walton Aquatic Center. For registration questions, contact Paul ...
VibePremiere: Jallal Delivers An Afterhours Anthem, ?2 AM?
Rising West Coast rapper Jallal debuts a flossy number that serves as the soundtrack for all of our late night rendezvous. Titled ?2:00 AM,? the new track serves as the follow up to his recently released single, ?I'm A Dog.? The melodic single features ...
- No Reason To Pretend: Afrofuturism Is Alive And Well In Trap Music
Rap has always been associated with afrofuturism, but writers have tended to dwell on the content or aesthetics of the music rather than its making, recognizing the affinities between The Neptunes, and Star Trek, but not those between Octavia Butler ...
The QuietusStone Rolling: Raphael Saadiq Interviewed
But this sound didn't resonate at a time when the more minimalist futuristic rhythms of The Neptunes and Timbaland dominated hip hop radio. Follow-up Ray Ray in 2004 would also be slept on. However, its tribute to Blaxploitation cinema and use of ...
Radio.com Music and Entertainment News5 Best Songs on Pitbull's 'Climate Change'
Radio.com Music and Entertainment News
Where Pitbull once boasted about Global Warming (2012), he's returned with his new album Climate Change. His 10th studio album is a star-studded showboat, including features from Jennifer Lopez, Ty Dolla $ign, Jason Derulo and more. In fact, only one ...
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