Remembering Things

Remembering Things

How Diana Ross, a Pasty, and a Public Boob Pat Enshrined Lil' Kim as a Legend

Twenty years ago today and long before Instagram, Diana Ross did the original double-tap on Lil' Kim's left breast.
Kristin Corry
9.9.19
Remembering Things

The Story of the Very First Thing Securely Sold on the Internet

25 years ago, a college kid named Dan Kohn had the novel idea to let people buy things online. The first thing he ever sold was a Sting solo album.
Rob Arcand
8.15.19
Noisey

An Ode to Lil' Kim's 'Ladies Night,' One of the Best Posse Cuts of All Time

With seven female rappers in the US's Hot 100 for the first time in a decade, we revisit the 1997 single that pioneered rap's sisterhood.
Kristin Corry
7.12.19
Remembering Things

Gallows Predicted Fractured Brexit Britain, Ten Years Early

The Watford punks filled their second album 'Grey Britain' with what felt like nihilism at the time, and now looks like the typical news cycle.
Tom Connick
5.2.19
Remembering Things

20 Years After "No Scrubs," We Look Back at the Song's Best (and Worst) Covers

The TLC track topped the charts two decades ago this week – since then artists of all stripes have offered up their takes.
Bonnie Stiernberg
4.11.19
Remembering Things

Eddie Murphy's 'Life' Shows How Complicated Cancelling R. Kelly Can Be

Twenty years after the buddy comedy first debuted in cinemas, its soundtrack proves problematic in the wake of serious new allegations against executive producer R. Kelly.
Gary Suarez
4.3.19
Festivals

We Talked to Woodstock Attendees About the 50th Anniversary Lineup

"I have no idea who most of these artists are, to be honest," one woman who was there in 1969 told Noisey.
Justin Caffier
4.2.19
Remembering Things

'Like a Prayer' Was Madonna's First Masterpiece

By the time it was released in 1989, Madonna was already a bona fide superstar. Thirty years after its release, we look back at the album that established her as a meaningful artist.
Nick Levine
3.22.19
Remembering Things

People Told Us The Worst Songs They Uploaded to MySpace

They’ve lost more than 50 million songs by over 10 million artists. Here are some of the tracks our staff thought would make them famous.
Noisey UK Staff
3.20.19
Remembering Things

Remembering 'Summerteeth,' the Album Where Wilco Became Wilco

'Summerteeth' turns 20 this week, and while it is a flawed album, it established the confessional lyrics and studio magic that would go on to become the band's signature.
Alex Swhear
3.11.19
Remembering Things

Prince's Final Top Ten Hit Is Pretty Creepy in Retrospect

Twenty-five years after reaching No. 3 on the Billboard Hot 100, “The Most Beautiful Girl In The World” feels complicated.
Gary Suarez
2.26.19
Remembering Things

Looking Back on the 10 Underrated Moments of Giggs’ Career So Far

With new album 'Big Bad', it's clear the UK rapper is a legacy act – one who bridged the gap between UK and US, and influenced hundreds.
Jesse Bernard
2.25.19
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