For black women, life in America can be full of struggle. Beyoncé's ambitious new visual album recognizes that painful truth while lifting up her sisters with an empowered resilience.
Just some tunes celebrating Putin for his decisiveness, stable character and moderate alcohol consumption.
A collection of illustrations by various artists to honor and pay tribute to the one, the only, Prince Rogers Nelson.
If Prince was a peerless icon who represented the pinnacle of achievement in contemporary pop music and there is no one else like him, what does his passing mean for the future of musical geniuses?
A sociologist breaks down the mechanics behind the public displays of grief after a cultural hero dies.
The culture that surrounds the production of music can feel like it is overflowing with fragile souls, and it's not uncommon to encounter people experiencing serious mental health issues.
How had I, a lowly peon with barely 500 followers to my name, so undeservedly received the 6 God's blessing?
We spoke to a few hip-hop artists to get their perspectives on depression, suicide, and the music they've dedicated their lives to.
The band's first single "Trump for America," is a collage of patriotic clichés, including a sample of children reciting the Pledge of Allegiance.
Artist Scott Marsh responded as most people would: he doubled the price and asked for a lifetime supply of Yeezys.
In the 1980s, all you needed to be a hardcore band was two chords, an attitude, and a drawing of Ronald Reagan with a Hitler mustache.
We hang out with the Mexican 1D tribute band taking quinceañeras by storm.
"Always stay hydrated, and never forget your chapstick."
Meeting the man who signed the Slits, was in Britain's first black punk band and took the most famous photograph of Bob Marley in the world.
Photos from Blackout 6ix, the sixth installment of King of the Dot's annual Toronto event.
It was once called "a piss-poor youthquake that will soon go out of fashion", but new rave set a precedent for everything that's going on right now.
Olivia Sturgiss is 19, works at Target, and has 50,000 Instagram followers.
Anti-Beyoncé protesters were severely outnumbered by anti-anti-Beyoncé protesters, cops, and reporters.
Being €47,5 million in debt is a big deal, but did Kanye just get a nasty credit card bill and freak out?
When West publicly discounts the rape accusations of more than 50 women, even I have to question whether there is something wrong with the picture he's painting.
VICE travels to Florida to catch up with the USA Freedom Kids—a preteen girl group spreading Trump-style American pride with their songs.
Kanye West got into an insane Twitter argument with Wiz Khalifa today, but it's all part of West's return to normalcy after years spent in outer space.
It's no New York, but Newark's alright (if you like eating at punk nostalgia traps before you fly).