27th Nov2015

A$AP Ferg Tells FADER What He’s Thankful For

by @Djordje


Even in a year of significant upheaval and chaos, there’s a lot to appreciate. This Thanksgiving, we continued our annual tradition of asking members of the FADER family what they appreciated most this year. A$AP Ferg gave love to one of his biggest idols, Alessia Cara took time to evaluate her recent success, and Kranium kept it simple and sweet. Here’s to more success. *clinks glasses*

A$AP Ferg
I’m thankful for Jay Z, because he showed us we could be entrepreneurs—more than just young artists. He told us to own our artistry and push the culture forward.

Continue reading on FADER.

27th Nov2015

A$AP Ferg Pays Homage to A$AP Yams in Painting for Art Basel Miami Beach 2015

by @Djordje

adidas Skateboarding and Harlem-based rapper A$AP Ferg will host “Always Strive and Prosper: A Photo Exhibit by Brock Fetch” at this year’s Art Basel Miami Beach. To be used as a platform to unveil the “Traplord” collection, the show serves as a perfect union of art and fashion. The insightful photo exhibit is curated by esteemed photographer Brock Fetch and will highlight the close friendship and camaraderie of the A$AP Mob. In particular, the exhibit will pay tribute to A$AP Yams – who was the founder of the iconic group – with a large-scale painting by A$AP Ferg dedicated to the late artist. You can watch the third installment of the Traplord video series by adidas Skateboarding below, which documents A$AP Ferg’s creative process and discusses his integration of design and fine art in relation to fashion. The “Always Strive and Prosper” exhibition will debut at Art Basel Miami Beach on December 5.


25th Nov2015

(Video) A$AP Ferg on His adidas Collection, New Album & Working With Future

by @Djordje

ASAP Ferg tells MTV News’ Nadeska Alexis about his new adidas Skateboarding collection inspired by A$AP Yams, working with Future and his sophomore album Always Strive And Prosper.

0:00 – The vibe of Ferg’s forthcoming Always Strive And Prosper

1:07 – Ferg’s beginnings as a clothing designer

1:27 – The inspiration behind Ferg’s new Traplord x adidas adi-Ease collaboration

2:33 – On his background as a visual artist and his new A$AP Yams-inspired painting

3:49 – Ferg remembers his friend Yams

5:06 – Rocky’s Cozy Tapes and the current state of A$AP Mob since Yams’ passing

6:38 – On moving beyond the world of hip hop into other genres and artistic disciplines

8:03 – Always Strive And Prosper album details, with production by Pharrell, 40 and many more

9:53 – How DJ Khalil brought together the sounds of so many different producers to form a cohesive album

10:55 – On directing the video for Future’s “Thought It Was A Drought” at Spike Lee’s house

11:33 – Album release plan and next single called “New Levels” feat. Future

Via MTV News.

12th Nov2015

A$AP Ferg & G-Eazy Announce “When Its Dark Out” World Tour

by @Djordje


A$AP Ferg and G-Eazy have just announced their 45-date “When It’s Dark Out” world tour.

The tour kicks off January 6th in Portland, OR, and will make stops in Seattle, Denver, Chicago, Detroit, New York, Atlanta, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Honolulu, as well as stops in Australia, and various European cities.

Tickets go on sale starting November 13th via whenitsdarkout.net. You can check out the full tour schedule below.


05th Nov2015

New Music: Sheek Louch – What’s on Your Mind ft. Jadakiss & A$AP Ferg

by @Djordje


Funk Flex needs to drop a bomb on this. Sheek Louch is gearing up to drop the sequel to 2008’s underrated project, Silverback Gorilla on Dec. 4 via his new home Tommy Boy Entertainment. Silverback Gorilla 2 has a bunch of features with the most notable being Billy Danze, Joell Ortiz, Swizz Beatz, Pusha T, Jadakiss, A$AP Ferg, Styles P, Ghostface, and Fabolous. The album is currently available for pre-order on iTunes here.

The project’s first single, “What’s On Your Mind,” features two generations of NYC rap in Yung Fergenstein and Kiss. The track’s producer Jimmy Dukes uses a very choice Timbaland sample from Ginuwine’s “Keep It Real” and all three rappers come through with impressive verses. Don’t sleep on Donnie G.

Listen to “What’s On Your Mind” below, and check out the Silverback Gorilla 2 tracklist below:

1. “Bunndy” (produced by Pav Bundy)
2. “Hood Nigga” f/ Billy Danze, Joell Ortiz & Trae Tha Truth (produced by Infamous DJ Haze)
3. “What You Want The Money For” f/ Swizz Beatz (produced by Jimmy Dukes & Smiley’s People)
4. “I’m Working” f/ Raheem DeVaughn (produced by Dayzel The Machine)
5. “Bang Bang” f/ Pusha T (produced by Shroom)
6. “Skit”
7. “Hold It Straight” (produced by Termanology, Shoryfyuz & Sir Bob Nash)
8. “Obamacare” f/ Dyce Payne (produced by Termanology & L5)
9. “Trap Stories” (produced by Jimmy Dukes & Smiley’s People)
10. “What’s On Your Mind” f/ Jadakiss & A$AP Ferg (produced by Jimmy Dukes & Smiley’s People)
11. “What It Is” f/ Styles P (produced by Tone Mason & C-Sharp)
12. “I Luv It” f/ Ghostface Killah (produced by Shroom)
13. “No Losses” f/ Fabolous (produced by Jimmy Dukes & Smiley’s People)
14. “Clap” f/ Dyce Payne (produced by Dayzel The Machine)
15. “Legends” (produced by Supastylez)
16. “You And Me”(produced by Black Saun)
17. “Hood In You” (produced by Joe Milly)

Premiere via Complex.

05th Nov2015

A$AP Ferg x adidas Skateboarding Announce “Traplord” Collection

by @Djordje


A$AP Ferg and adidas Skateboarding have officially announced the latest collaboration from their new partnership, aptly titled the “Traplord” collection. Ferg exclusively designed a pair of their adi-Ease skate shoe in addition to a range of apparel. Check out the entire collection below and look out for the release at select retailers on December 5th.

20th Oct2015

(Video) ‘SUPER…’ with A$AP Ferg

by @Djordje

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In the latest episode of Super, A$AP Ferg talk about his superhero characters which alternate between the peaceful Hood Pope and the more violent Trap Lord. Shoutout to Ferg’s sidekick, Marty Baller, who would get his head blown off on occasion but it would grow back on it’s own.

Via Complex.

17th Sep2015

New Music: A$AP Ferg – Jungle (Statik Link x TJ Mizell Remix)

by @Djordje


TJ Mizell and Statik Link come together to remix A$AP Ferg’s “Jungle” featuring Marty Baller. Listen to the track below.

16th Sep2015

A$AP Ferg Interview on A Waste of Time Podcast

by @Djordje


A$AP Ferg stopped by ItsTheReal’s podcast show ‘A Waste of Time’ to discuss Timbaland, Missy Elliot, his new album and more. Listen below.

01st Sep2015

(Video) A$AP Ferg Interview on The Sunday Sit Down with EmEz

by @Djordje

A$AP Ferg came through to The Sunday Sit Down to talk working in the studio with Madonna, the Drake and Meek beef, supporting health care through his own Ferg Fair, the NWA movie and more!

Via Power105.1 FM.

19th Aug2015

(Video) A$AP Ferg Interview with MUCH

by @Djordje

Earlier this year, rapper A$AP Ferg released a video for his Ferg Forever cut, Dope Walk. The series of clips shows A$AP Ferg teaching everyone how to do a move called the Dope Walk featuring cameos by Cara Delevingne, Haim, Kanye West, Rihanna and Beyoncé.

Our very own Tyrone “T-Rex” Edwards caught up with the rapper at this year’s Full Flex Express tour to talk about music, fashion and he even asked for a quick demonstration of the Dope Walk. Ferg describes this viral dance move as, “basically, you Harlem Shake and then you go into a lull.” Tyrone perfected it immediately, take a look at the full interview below and see if you can do the Dope Walk as well!


11th Aug2015

(Video) A$AP Ferg Holds 1st Annual Ferg Health Fair

by @Djordje

The 1st Annual Ferg Health Fair popped off in Harlem this past weekend and kids rolled in for free health checks, plus an intimate conversation with their favorite rapper.

Via POP Agency.