Films from 1999 Did the End of the World Right

It was a year when filmmakers sent out their last dispatches before the apocalypse—full of failing, dying, and learning.
Noel Ransome

Buddy Is One of the Best West Coast Rappers You've Been Sleeping On

Since 2011, the 24-year-old Compton native has spent his career on the cusp while working with Kendrick Lamar, Freddie Gibbs, Kaytranada, and more. Now he's almost famous, so he bought a billboard.
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Yo, Pi'erre Bourne Is Out of Here

The producer of Playboi Carti's "Magnolia" and "wokeuplikethis" discusses his work and explains why he owes his career to illegal downloading.
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Noisey Beats 1: 2 Chainz, Pi'erre Bourne, and More

Tune into episode 104 of Noisey Radio on Beats 1 this Saturday at 9 AM EST/6 AM PST and Sunday 9 PM EST/6 PM PST.
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The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump Jr. was told via email that Russians were trying to help his dad, US soldier charged with trying to give ISIS classified material, cop who shot Philando Castile to receive $48,500 buyout, and more.
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There Is Plenty of Milly Rocking in Playboi Carti's New "Magnolia" Video

The Atlanta rapper's hit single finally has a video.
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A Year of Lil Wayne

This Is Why You Should Be Flipping Out Over Lil Wayne's "Magnolia" Freestyle

Incredible rapping? Shots at Birdman? A moment of glory for Pierre Bourne? Here's a brief history of the 'Nolia.
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Holy Shit

Tune In! Lil Wayne Just Released Four New Songs

Listen to the surprise releases, including a "Magnolia" freestyle and "Fireworks," featuring Young Jeezy.
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Playboi Carti Gave an Electric Performance of "Magnolia" on 'Jimmy Kimmel'

The rising star's breakout song keeps getting bigger.
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Paul Thomas Anderson on 'Inherent Vice,' Kubrick, and Hangovers

"I think it's good to think of the film as, like, that moment when you wake up in the morning and you've been drinking the night before."
Amelia Abraham
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Paul Thomas Anderson on Why He Made 'Inherent Vice'

"Any time a new book of Pynchon's has come out—at least since I've been around—it's like I hang the 'do not disturb' sign on the door and don't come out until it's done."
Paul Thomas Anderson

'Inherent Vice' and the Complicated Protagonists of Paul Thomas Anderson

Paul Thomas Anderson is not afraid to get weird. His latest effort happens to get weird in the sense that it seems to deliver a contact high as you're watching it.
Chris McEwen