dave chappelle

comedy

Kevin Hart’s Defenders Said More Than They Realised

Those worried that a black comic was being treated unfairly raised key questions facing comedy, even if it was for the wrong example.
Taylor Hosking
12.11.18
Op-Ed

What Happened When I Called Out Comedians for Transphobic 'Jokes'

After I received a hateful message from my former friend, actor and comedian TJ Miller, the #MeToo movement inspired me to continue calling out transphobia – even when it means facing hordes of vitriolic trolls.
Danielle Solzman
6.19.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Dave Chappelle's Third Netflix Special Drops On New Year's Eve

Netflix announced the date with a video that drops Chappelle into an episode of 'Stranger Things'.
VICE Staff
11.19.17
TV Week

Chappelle's Show's Musical Acts Were a Hell of a Drug

Sketches featuring Dave Chappelle as Prince, Rick James, and Lil Jon – plus televised performances by Kanye West, Erykah Badu, Big Boi, and more – are still influencing pop culture today. In other words, "Game, Blouses."
Jeff Weiss
10.23.17
Holy Shit

Dave Chappelle Talks with Kendrick Lamar About Self-Expression and Tupac

"Everybody has their own perspective, and recognizing someone else's perspective blows my mind a hundred thousand percent."
Phil Witmer
7.14.17
comedy

Dave Chappelle’s Netflix Comedy Specials Were Its Most Viewed Ever

Say what you want about the guy, but the fact is he makes bank.
Mack Lamoureux
4.19.17
comedy

A Study of How Dave Chappelle Isn't Nailing 2017

"The jokes were mean, they were lazy. They were something I never thought I'd see: Dave Chappelle punching down."
Patrick Marlborough
3.29.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch the Trailer for Dave Chappelle's New Netflix Comedy Specials

The first two specials are dropping on the 21st of March.
VICE Staff
3.14.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Here's Dave Chappelle as Emcee, Thundercat on Bass, and Robert Glasper Doing Everything

Thundercat's Irving Plaza show last night went somewhere fun.
Alex Robert Ross
3.6.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Dave Chappelle Surprises Kids at Chance the Rapper's Chicago Open Mike

Bulls center Jimmy Butler and the cast of 'The New Edition Story' also rolled through.
Alex Robert Ross
2.1.17
Op-Eds

Kanye West, Celebrity, and Why We Should Be Quiet and Listen

In a year where conversation around mental health has vastly improved, we're stepping backwards if we don't learn from past mistakes.
Ryan Bassil
11.23.16
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch David Blaine Bring Drake’s World Crashing Down Around Him With a Magic Trick

There's a thing with a frog, and Drake is not amused.
Lauren O'Neill
11.16.16
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