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The Story of 'Blue (Da Ba Dee)' by Eiffel 65

How a song that flopped when it came out wound up topping charts across the globe.
VICE Staff
2 days ago
Music

We Asked Wedding DJs How They Feel About Playing Michael Jackson's Music

"If some of us don’t take a stand as professionals, we’re kind of enabling him."
Noel Ransome
3.13.19
South Korea

K-Pop’s Squeaky Clean Image Tarnished by Recent Sex Scandals Involving Its Biggest Stars

The multi-billion industry has a serious problem of sexual misconduct and abuse of power.
Mustika Hapsoro
3.13.19
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The Rise of Trap in Southwest China: Chengdu

Welcome to Chengdu in Sichuan province, where the hip-hop is hotter than its food.
VICE Staff
3.2.19
Music

Here's What Hip-Hop Looks Like in One of the World's Poorest Countries

In Nepal, grassroots rap battles and free song releases on YouTube are how rappers get heard – and they have a lot to say.
Arun Budhathoki
2.28.19
Music

The Many Mutations of Connan Mockasin

The New Zealand artist's latest project made him nervous, so knew he was onto something.
Matthew McAuley
2.27.19
Comics!

'Prince,' Today's Comic by Walt Dohrn

Movie director Walt Dohrn ruminates on his lifelong worship of Prince and the evils of addiction in this sixteen-page comic.
Walt Dorn
2.20.19
Culture

'He Was a Sexual Predator' Says Director of New Michael Jackson Doc

Dan Reed, director of 'Leaving Neverland,' spoke to us about his new film, which details allegations of sexual misconduct against the king of pop.
Josiah Hesse
2.20.19
Film

'Lords of Chaos' Is a Loving, Concerned, and Troubled Look at Black Metal

VICE spoke with director Jonas Åkerlund about his new take on an old story.
Grayson Haver Currin
2.19.19
Video Premiere

Church & AP’s ‘Loud As Hell’ is (Another) Statement of Intent

“We both want to be equally as popular separately, then be like a mega thing together.”
Matthew McAuley
2.15.19
mental health

Why the Music Industry Should Follow This Label’s Mental Health Initiative

Royal Mountain Records’ pledge to extend benefits to its artists is a big deal.
Brad Garcia
2.11.19
Video Premiere

Ary Jansen's 'Don't Worry' is a Goth Choral Paean to Persistence

In a VICE NZ exclusive, we bring you the Auckland artist's latest video.
Matthew McAuley
2.8.19
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