1. Rising DJ-Producer Kaytranada on His Cool-Kid Collaborators -- From Anderson Paak to Aluna Francis

    May 09, 2016 4:59 PM EDT "When I make a good beat, I'm possessed," says Kaytranada , 23. "I'm not on earth!" The Haiti-born, Montreal-based DJ-producer's fans, such as Madonna (who had him open for select dates on her Rebel Heart Tour), likely feel similarly transported by his…

  2. DJ Shadow Talks 'The Less You Know, The Better': Video Track-By-Track

    September 27, 2011 6:00 PM EDT DJ Shadow made a name for himself by digging through record crates to create eclectic mixes for the last two decades. His fourth studio album, "The Less You Know, The Better," combines the different energies, as well as samples, we've come to expect from him. "When I…

  3. Raphael Saadiq Talks 'Stone Rollin'' Influences, Being 'Raw'

    May 30, 2011 2:54 PM EDT R aphael Saadiq has discovered that being busy as an artist doesn't leave him much time to pursue his hitmaking career as a producer. "I haven't had any time to work on anybody," Saadiq -- whose credits behind the board include Joss Stone, D'Angelo, Mary J. Blige,…