Pharrell Williams speaks on composing music for the Oscars with legendary composer Hans Zimmer. [via GQ]

NYMag looks into the impact of WorldStar and what people will do for a few minutes of fame. [via NYMag]

New Yorker writer Sasha Frere-Jones dissects the success of Rick Ross. [via NewYorker]

The Village Voice reviews Nicolas Jaar's stunning concert at the Museum of Modern Art last night. [via VillageVoice]

Here are eight possibilities for when Earl Sweatshirt finally returns. [via Pigeons&Planes]

AraabMuzik talks "graduating" from hip-hop and who he wants to collaborate with. [via Pitchfork]