The Kitchen Divides Pakistan's Rich and Poor
When visiting my extended family in Pakistan, I am hyper-aware of the differences between the rich and the poor. Even at home, the classes are separated as young, impoverished men cook meals in sweltering heat for their employers.
The Guide to Getting Into Chaka Khan, Funk's Eternal Queen
'Hello Happiness' is Chaka Khan's first album in 12 years. As funk's standard-bearer, her dynamic voice is enough to stand the test of time—and genres.
Mac Miller Wasn't Done
The rapper, who died on Friday, was constantly reinventing himself, searching for an identity. He had much more to give.
Alex Robert Ross
SZA Is the Pop Star of the Future, Long Live the Queen
SZA wasn't technically Coachella’s Friday night headliner, but her set felt like a damn coronation.
Sky Ferreira's Honest Pop Music Helps Us Survive Emotional Ruin
It has been four years since Sky Ferreira's debut, and we need her lo-fi pop music that digs almost recklessly, but necessarily, into your core.
The VICE Guide to Right Now
Salma Hayek Says Harvey Weinstein Threatened to Kill Her
In a 'New York Times' op-ed, the actress writes that Weinstein sexually harassed her, blackmailed her into doing a nude scene, and once told her, "I will kill you, don’t think I can’t."
What’s Drake to Do When Toronto Isn’t Enough?
"Toronto’s problems always have been and always will be greater than the one who stunned it out of its stupor."
Amani Bin Shikhan
Music Could Be the Biggest Casualty In the Streaming Wars
What happens when music streaming forgets about the 'music'?
I Was Forced to Fight, Now I'm Learning to Cry
Black boys have to bury their emotions as they face off against racism and chase machismo.
Wilbert L. Cooper
It's Hard Being a Fan of the World's Coolest Dad Rock Band
Guided By Voices have released two albums in 2017 but will they ever tour outside North America again?
Daniel Caesar's Holy Devotion to Love on 'Freudian'
On his debut record, the Toronto singer finds himself at the centre of his own reckoning.
Amani Bin Shikhan
The Killers' Best Song Is Actually the One with the Most Chill
"Mr. Brightside?" I don't know her.