Hip-Hop

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Donald Glover May Not Be the 'Woke Bae' We Want Him to Be

Childish Gambino's new video for 'Feels Like Summer' reminds us that when it comes to gender issues Glover tends to remain silent.
Taylor Hosking
9.8.18
Views My Own

Why I Won’t Call Nicki Minaj’s Beefing ‘a Meltdown’

We don’t require male rappers to empower one another, so why should Nicki Minaj play nice?
Melayna Williams
8.27.18
Art

We Need More Artists Like This Street Performer-Turned Multimedia Wizard

How a formerly-undocumented kid from Queens went from performing on the subway to a solo art show in Manhattan.
Kara Weisenstein
7.24.18
YouTube

How 'Lofi Hip Hop Radio to Relax/Study to' Became a YouTube Phenomenon

The infinitely looped clips of anime set to chill-ass beats have millions of devoted followers. Why?
Luke Winkie
7.13.18
Desus & Mero

A$AP Rocky Looks Back on His Wild Career with Desus and Mero

Pretty Flacko talks about the visionary A$AP Yams, his worst fashion mistakes, and breaking into conservative mainstream America.
Sarah Bellman
4.17.18
Desus & Mero

Tinashe Reveals the Most Nerve-Wracking Performance of Her Career

The singer/songwriter visited 'Desus & Mero' to talk martial arts, Vegemite, and dancing with Janet Jackson.
Sarah Bellman
4.12.18
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Rapper Young M.A Directed an All-Girl Porno

OOOUUU!
Beckett Mufson
4.10.18
XANXIETY

The Great American Xanax Legacy

How the drug went from a medication for middle-class Americans to being glorified by a range of hip-hop artists.
Drew Millard
3.26.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The New 'Atlanta' Trailer Gives Us a Taste of Robbin' Season

And it looks like Earn is finally making some real money.
Drew Schwartz
2.13.18
Desus & Mero

Big K.R.I.T. Doesn't Mind Being Vulnerable

The famed rapper told Desus and Mero why he feels the need to tackle tough subjects in his music.
Sarah Bellman
12.7.17
Desus & Mero

Black Thought Clears the Air About That Beef with Biggie on 'Desus & Mero'

The rapper/actor reminisced about the time Biggie vaguely threatened the Roots over their iconic "What They Do" music video.
Sarah Bellman
11.28.17
Desus & Mero

T-Pain Tells Desus and Mero About His Dumbest Purchase Ever

The rapper visited 'Desus & Mero' to talk about the dare that led to a very extra purchase.
Sarah Bellman
11.14.17