Jim Jones

The Noisey Advent Calendar

Kanye West's "Christmas in Harlem" Squashed Some Beef and Became a Classic

Teyana Taylor, CyHi the Prince, Vado, Pusha-T, Musiq Soulchild, and Big Sean each took a turn on the twinkly, lengthy original. But appearances from Cam'ron and Jim Jones added another layer of peace and love.
Alex Robert Ross

A Jonestown Survivor and King Woman's Kristina Esfandiari Discuss Healing from Trauma

The frontwoman of King Woman talks with author Deborah Layton about her experience in the Peoples Temple cult on the anniversary of the horrific Jonestown Massacre.
Kristina Esfandiari

Vince Gilligan Talks About His 'X-Files' Past and New Show About Jim Jones

The 'Breaking Bad' creator explains what he learned while working on 'X-Files' and tells us about his new show concerning the leader of the People's Temple cult.
Courtney DeWitt
true crime

How Jim Jones Went from Civil Rights Leader to Cult Murderer

Before he was the notorious head of a murder-suicide cult, the Indiana preacher was a socialist who fought Jim Crow.
Seth Ferranti
Instagram Report

What Musicians Were Wearing and Sharing on Instagram This Week 1/22

Chalk another one up for the Stevie Wonder conspiracy theorists.
Kathy Iandoli
A Year of Lil Wayne

A Year of Lil Wayne: Ballin' Like Jim Jones

Remember that period when Wayne was basically an unofficial member of Dipset?
Kyle Kramer

A Tribute to Every Kanye West G.O.O.D. Friday Track

Starting in August of 2010, Kanye West spurred on his comeback and teased his new album with a series of weekly releases, creating a unique type of mixtape for the blog era. We look back at all of it.
Noisey Staff
Holy Shit

Dipset Will Never Die With "Do Something"

The whole crew is here to bring it to you. Zeekey too.
John Hill
Holy Shit

The New Dipset Song "Better Have My Money" Is Proof that Cam'ron the Funniest Person Alive

In the span of a heroic sixteen Killa claims to have fucked Mariah Carey, talks about picking up girls off Instagram DM, calls his dick a papaya, and brags that he made "a quarter mill off Ebola."
Drew Millard

This Is How Cults Work

Ian Haworth, an ex-cult member, has been running the Cult Information Center since 1987. I caught up with him recently to get an insight into how a modern day cult operates.
Daniel Dylan Wray

This Dude Started His Own Cult

"It's a group performance where everyone's a player," says Christopher Allman, the creator and leader of the People of Ieya.
Rick Paulas
Holy Shit

Jim Jones Is Making a Soda Called Vamp

This is real. This is not a joke. This is happening.
Drew Millard