UPDATE (August 19, 2019): Earlier this summer Apple Music streamed Tyler, The Creator‘s IGOR Los Angeles performance in full. For those who missed it, the entire show can now be accessed via the platform.
Throughout the energetic show, Tyler, The Creator dons a platinum wig and vintage suit as he performs his hit singles off his latest album and shares some hilarious stories regarding how the album came to be. Find Tyler’s full performance over at Apple Music now.
Tyler, The Creator will be embarking on a North American tour where he will be joined by GoldLink, Jaden Smith and Blood Orange. Additionally, The rapper shared the 2019 Camp Flog Gnaw lineup.
Shared via Apple Music, Tyler’s performance included not only his new singles but also a look into how the album was created, which he explained via multiple stories. For example he stated that “EARFQUAKE” was originally written for Justin Bieber and pitched to Rihanna, but was eventually rejected by both of them. The artist also went on to discuss the trip he took to Italy with Frank Ocean and how “RUNNING OUT OF TIME” was recorded during a session with A$AP Ferg.
“We rented a warehouse, we set some shit up,” Tyler told Zane Lowe about the event. “I’m a perform for 43 goddamn minutes, do some songs, they going to film this shit, but the fans going to like it because they going to be there, and we going to call it a god damn day.” Stream the concert now over at Apple Music.
IGOR released last week and acts as the follow-up to his 2017 album, Flower Boy.
Looking to catch him live? Tyler, The Creator will be heading to London later this year.
— Apple Music (@AppleMusic) May 22, 2019
Join Our Discussions on Discord
The HYPEBEAST Discord Server is a community where conversations on cultural topics can be taken further.