Grace Medford

Remembering Things

Ten Years On, ‘Blackout’ Is Britney Spears’ Greatest Album to Date

A track-by-track rundown of her fifth and most 'I love sex!!' record, in all of its culturally emblematic glory.
Niloufar Haidari
Grace Medford
Alim Kheraj
Yusuf Tamanna
Emma Garland and Lauren O'Neill
10.25.17
Interviews

Riding the Wave on a Day Out with Khalid

We ran around London with the 'American Teen' creator, trying to keep up with his optimism and energy.
Grace Medford
7.7.17
Views My Own

Why Not Even Taylor Swift Can Exist in a Political Vacuum

To stay silent, or just self-promote, is to be deafeningly noticeable at a time when global politics have turned upside-down.
Grace Medford
1.31.17
Music

Drake, and the Men Who Try to Steal Their Girl's Thunder

Just like the men who proposed to their girlfriends while they were winning Olympic medals, Drake tried to make Rihanna's moment all about him.
Grace Medford
8.31.16
Op-Eds

When Will Awful, Downbeat Covers of Songs Stop Outperforming the Originals?

Calum Scott’s dismal take on Robyn’s “Dancing On My Own” is a stark reminder of the chart-dominating power of a bland man sounding sad on a piano.
Grace Medford
8.16.16
Op-Eds

Criticising 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
Stuff

The Secretive Inner Workings of Celebrity 'Promances'

Hiddleswift is the latest in a long line of relationships that have been accused of being about something other than true love.
Grace Medford
7.11.16
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Will.i.am and Nicole Scherzinger Improved The Louvre By Putting Their Face in Every Painting

Their new video for "Smile Mona Lisa" smile is either a masterpiece, or the beginning of the apocalypse.
Grace Medford
4.13.16
First Dates

I Went on a First Date with Zara Larsson, the 18-Year-Old Popstar Who's Already Triple Platinum

She began her career at the age of 10, went viral last year for taking a picture of herself stretching a condom over her leg, and is now making the most perfect pop on her road to superstardom.
Grace Medford
4.12.16
Op-Eds

This is Why the Time is Ripe for an All Saints Comeback

If Craig David can rise again, then so too can All Saints.
Grace Medford
1.28.16
The Noisey Guide to

From Punching Michael Cera to Taking Journos Hostage: It's Rihanna’s Most Rihanna Moments

Celebrating BadGalRiRi.
Grace Medford
9.23.15
Thinkpieces And Shit

Why Do 130,000 People Hate Kanye West But Love Liam Gallagher?

Slags people off, too many co-writes, massive ego. Are we talking about Liam Gallagher or Yeezy?
Grace Medford
3.23.15
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