So this next James Blake album sounds promising. In an interview with Esquire, when asked about a rumor that hip-hop star Kanye West and Bon Iver frontman Justin Vernon would both be making appearances on his follow-up to Overgrown, Blake said, “I can confirm that they’re on it.” No release date for the new album, Radio Silence, has been set yet. Discuss

In a recent interview with Rolling Stone, songwriter James Blake hinted that a collaboration with Kanye West could be coming soon. Blake, who West has referred to in the past as his “favorite artist”, says that the hip-hop star has invited him to collaborate, possibly on the follow-up to Yeezus. West recently told Rolling Stone that he wants to go a different direction for his next project, even comparing it to the Boss’ Born in the U.S.A. "Bruce Springsteen dropped this album called Nebraska and right after that he did Born In The U.S.A. This next one, I have a feeling, because of what we did right now, has to be Born In The U.S.A." So, James Blake and Kanye West channeling mid-80s Springsteen? Should be interesting ... Discuss

British electronic-soul artist James Blake is back with a new song (and soon, thankfully, a new album). The stunning video for the song "Retrograde" is from his sophomore album, Overgrown, which is set to release on April 8 ... Discuss

Post-dubstep artist/producer James Blake (Harmonimix) and Grime MC Trim (together known as Trimbal) have teamed up on today's video of the day for Confidence Boost. Through stripped-down beats, multilayered vocals and strobing images, the message of the song still rings clear: strike a pose...


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