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One member lighter, Brockhampton return with their fourth studio album, Iridescence

Just months after Los Angeles-based boy band Brockhampton headlined at Chicago’s House of Blues this February, founding member Ameer Vann was accused on social media of sexual misconduct by several women who detailed encounters with him that they allege were abusive and manipulative. In May, Vann was kicked out of the group, and the remaining […]

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Sprawling boy band Brockhampton refashion pop music in their own image

Bless Brockhampton for spiking pop’s punch bowl. This sprawling group of rappers, producers, singers, video directors, designers, and a webmaster have ambitions to be America’s next great boy band—scratch that, the world’s next great boy band. As leader Kevin Abstract raps on “Boogie,” off December’s Saturation III (Question Everything, Inc. / Empire), Brockhampton are the […]