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Lil Tay: 'I Wanna Show People What it's Like to Be Rich'

In her first news media interview, the tiny flexer talks to VICE about her skeptics, the "truth" behind her wealth, and inspiring people to realise their dreams.
Milianne Roberts
the internet

Lil Tay's Mom Got Busted Using Her Boss's Car for an Instagram Video

Angela Tian recently resigned from her real estate job.
Manisha Krishnan
Noisey News

Willow Calls Growing Up a Child Star "Excruciatingly Terrible"

The 17-year-old spoke frankly about what it's like to go through puberty while being scrutinised by the public. Namely: shit.
Noisey UK Staff

My Slice of Life with the Pizza Underground

Playing in a pizza-themed Velvet Underground cover band with Macaulay Culkin taught me more about the nature of celebrity—and pizza—than I'd bargained for.
Deenah Vollmer

Death of a Mouseketeer: How a Police Report Stained Marque Lynche's Name

On December 6, 2015, the lifeless body of the child star was discovered by his roommate. I witnessed the subway altercation with two cops that has clouded his legacy.
Patrick Hilsman

My Night with Aaron Carter and the Aaronators

Photographer Amy L​ombard hung out backstage with the teen heartthrob at a recent New York show.
Amy Lombard

Wendy Williams Is Reminding Everyone R. Kelly Married a Teenage Aaliyah

When hip-hop radio host Wendy Williams started her talk show, nobody expected her to inherit Oprah's throne, but today she's set to become a media empress.
Brittany Julious

Watch Tatum O'Neal Dance with an Alien Rosa Parks in iRAWniQ's New Music Video

We weren’t sure what happened in the music video for iRAWniQ’s "ALIENPU$," so we asked Oscar winner and former child star Tatum O'Neal to explain what the heck was going on.
Tatum O'Neal

Lindsay Lohan Played Herself in Her London Stage Debut

This week, I attended the London production of Speed-the-Plow, David Mamet’s satirical take on the American movie business, which stars Lindsay Lohan as a mysterious girl with nothing to bank on except her sexuality.
Amelia Abraham

A Man, a Plan, a Fedora: Nick Jonas Rebrands

A conversation with Nick Jonas, former Jonas Brother and current fedora enthusiast.
Zachary Lipez

John Waters Still Loves Justin Bieber

John Waters has been offending audiences for 50 years, but he doesn’t plan to stop shocking the world anytime soon, so I called him to talk about his new book, Grindr, and everyone's favorite bad boy pop star.
Mitchell Sunderland
The Showbiz Issue

Him, Himself, and He

An anonymous source gave me Corey Haim's mother’s phone number. When I called, he answered.
Jennifer Juniper Stratford