The VMAs Are Pointless Now
Even Missy Elliott's electrifying performance and long-overdue props couldn't save the show from its focus-grouped blandness.
'Old Town Road' Is Responsible for a Remix Renaissance
This week alone, artists like Lizzo, Saweetie, and Pop Smoke have released major remixes that extend the shelf life of their songs.
Lizzo's Tiny Desk Concert Will Bring Joy to Your Heart
The singer performed a 16-minute medley that includes "Cuz I Love You," "Truth Hurts," and "Juice."
'Hustlers' Is the Modern Day Robin Hood We Need
The first trailer for the new movie starring Jennifer Lopez, Cardi B, and Lizzo just dropped, and we are living for it.
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau
Robert Christgau on Lizzo's Casual Confidence
The Dean of American Rock Critics takes on Lizzo's 'Cuz I Love You' and Kevin Abstract's 'Arizona Baby.'
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast
How Social Media Has Changed The Way We Judge Music
Has stan culture shifted the role of the critic?
stream of the crop
Beyoncé's Live Spectacle and 16 More Albums for Heavy Rotation
From pop bliss to field recordings of bridges to ice-cold synth raves, there's all kinds of great music out this week.
Janelle Monáe on Coming Out: "I Was Terrified"
In a cover story for 'them,' Janelle Monáe opens up about coming out and how 'Dirty Computer' set her free in an interview with Lizzo.
Lizzo and Missy Elliott Are the Duo the World Needs on "Tempo"
The two rappers are bringing some major energy for the long-awaited collaboration from Lizzo's upcoming album 'Cuz I Love You.'
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance
Watch HAIM and Lizzo Cover Brandy and Monica's "The Boy Is Mine"
HAIM and Lizzo are touring together right now, so naturally they covered Brandy and Monica's classic together in Seattle.
Lizzo's New Song "Phone" Is Your New Booty Bass Classic
Fresh from hosting the VMA red carpet pre-show and launching her MTV show, Lizzo drops this sick cut from her upcoming new EP.
Kim Taylor Bennett
Sadie Dupuis Releases “Get a Yes,” a Glitchy, Poppy Ode to Consent
She also announced her new solo album as Sad13, ‘Slugger.’
Alex Robert Ross