famous

Social Media

The Lil Tay Formula

We've seen this before, and it will happen again, unless the media figures out the right way to tackle this phenomenon.
Allie Conti
5.24.18
fame

I Invented a Fake Friendship with Russell Brand to Get Free Stuff

Armed with Instagram, a look-alike, and a face-swapping app, I managed to swindle free pizza, clothes, and even a hotel suite.
Oobah Butler
3.27.18
Art

Kanye West Finally Got His Own Art Exhibit: Last Week In Art

Also: Peter Doig won a multi-million dollar settlement, and Ai Weiwei was dropped from the Yinchuan Biennale.
Nathaniel Ainley
8.30.16
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Please Enjoy Werner Herzog Analyzing Kanye West's "Famous" Video

"You keep thinking: are these people for real? Are they doppelgangers? What could be the story of them? What are they doing? How have they partied? What brought them together?"
Emma Garland
8.12.16
Op-Eds

The Kardashian West-Swift Beef Says Nothing About Us, but It Says Everything About Them

*Sips tea.*
Sarah MacDonald
7.20.16
Op-Eds

Criticizing Taylor Swift Isn't About Negativity Towards Successful Women, It’s About Vindication

Kim Kardashian’s big reveal doesn’t "character assassinate" anyone; it liberates Kanye from the vilification that Taylor Swift has launched her career off.
Grace Medford
7.20.16
Internet Exploring

Taylor Swift Has Accused Kanye and Kim of Character Assassination Following Phone Call Leak

Swift has posted a statement on Instagram, continuing the bust up of the century.
Noisey Staff
7.18.16
Holy Shit

"Why You Always Lyin": Kim Kardashian Reveals Taylor Swift OKed Kanye's "Famous" Line

Happy International Snake Day!
Noisey Staff
7.18.16
Deep Ass Questions

Has Kanye West Ever Made a Good Music Video? We Investigate

He's redefined every aesthetic corner of hip-hop over the last 13 years, but has Kanye ever made a truly iconic video?
Larry Fitzmaurice
7.1.16
Fan Fiction

They Mad They Ain't Famous: A Kanye West Story

In which Kanye West pitches his "Famous" video idea to Kim Kardashian, the Jenners, Tyga, and a few celebrity guests.
Action Bastard
6.30.16
daily vice

Meet the Twins Who Sleep Naked with Toys and Sell Them on Instagram for Art

On this episode of 'Daily VICE' we meet up with artist duo the Kaplan Twins in LA to talk about their Instagram project.
VICE Staff
6.29.16
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Ray J's Manager, Wack 100, Responds to Kanye West's "Famous" Video Like a Real Dick

"If they didn't show Ray J with his dick in Kim Kardashian's mouth, then tell Kanye to go back and reshoot that shit."
Larry Fitzmaurice
6.27.16
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