The incident that killed one and injured three (including the shooter) won national attention thanks to the power of celebrity.
Strippers and strip club DJs have an influential taste-making ability in hip-hop. In our new series, Striptique, we test out some new music (and some old tunes) at the club and ask the exotic dancers which ones make them want to move.
The new documentary Bad Rap explores the complicated struggles of the Asian American rap scene.
Tonight on VICELAND, Danny Brown and Big Sean take us inside Detroit's music scene on NOISEY, then we meet the major women of the pot trade on WEEDIQUETTE.
Then Noisey follows rapper Allan Kingdom out into the Southern California wilderness to see where the musician finds inspiration.
OK, death threats against an ex, possession of crystal meth, and breach of a court order helped earn this dude a 32-day sentence, but his rapping is mostly to blame.
Once you've watched this video, you'll never be the same again.
The team behind the VICELAND series Noisey Bompton takes us behind the scenes of its new show and talks about what it was like to work with Kendrick Lamar.
The 20-year-old got stabbed multiple times in the head after just a week on Rikers Island.
Then Noisey explains why Lil Yachty is the new rapper to watch, and VICE Sports introduces us to the Mandarin sports commentators at the University of Illinois.
We check out some behind-the-scenes footage of the new season of F*CK, THAT'S DELICIOUS before the show airs on March 3.
Then Noisey meets one of Uganda's biggest music stars, Bobi Wine.
The hip-hop artist tells us why he chose to live and make music in Chicago's Pilsen neighborhood.
There's more to lyrics like "dur dur dur dur dur" than you'd think.
An exclusive interview with the new poster child of capitalistic greed.
Kanye West got into an insane Twitter argument with Wiz Khalifa, but it's all part of West's return to normalcy after years spent in outer space.
The rapper B.o.B. has announced he's convinced the world is flat. But questioning everything you've been told is part of the very fabric of hip-hop itself.
Kayode Ewumi put his character Roll Safe on hiatus at the end of last year, so we met for a chat about what's coming next.
Filthy parody music king Clarence Reid a.k.a. Blowfly passed away on Sunday. Here are eight illustrations of the musician by a collection of talented artists and a short and touching essay by hip-hop historian Johan Kugelberg.
The hip-hop legend walks us through his career from his rise to fame to the pivotal music that led to the end of Clipse and more.
The paucity of successful Asian-American rappers converts into a scarcity of fans. But to one man, a white man from Staten Island, Asian-American rap is the world. His devotion is rare and real enough to make an impact on the artists themselves.
Also, Noisey editors drop their predictions on us for 2016's musical landscape.
We spoke with will.i.am and the producers behind "Merry Motherfuckin' Christmas" to get the story behind the most ruthless Christmas song of all time.
FLOTUS got flow.