Culture purveyor Yours Truly speaks with Miguel seven years after the initial meeting with the group to discuss his growth, retrospectivism and what’s normal anyway. Read a few excerpt from the piece plus watch a visual “Crazy Enough” paired with the exclusive story. “I’ve always had a really deep belief — I would just [...]
Oakland-native Kehlani covers the August/September 2015 issue of The FADER magazine. In issue No. 99, Kehlani talks friends, her relationship with PARTYNEXTDOOR , new found success and how to deal. Kehlani is truly one of my favorite new artist out of the Bay-area and her rise is well-deserved — just like The FADER entailed [...]
Queen Bey shows up on the most important Vogue issue of the year and makes history. Beyoncé is the face of the 2015 September issue of Vogue and has made another first in history of the publication. Among other black females that have centered the issue including Rihanna, Michelle Obama, Naomi Campbell — Beyoncé [...]
King Kendrick covers the latest issue of Mass Appeal for Issue 56. He reveals the true meaning of To Pimp A Butterfly album title, what he thinks of Pharrell calling ‘King Kunta’ unapologetically black, and the negative connotation of being a ‘sellout’ when blacks achieve success. Read the full interview here + check out photos [...]
A topless Rihanna from behind will be the face of V Magazine’s Summer 2015 Issue. Photographer Steven Klein shot the blond-clad Rihanna with the anticipation of her upcoming untitled album currently alias’d R8. View the Barbadian babe in the spread in the gallery below + purchase the issue: Vol. 95 in V Magazine’s online shop.
PARTYNEXTDOOR makes his first ever interview with FADER Magazine and discusses being discovered on MySpace, working with Drake and comparisons to The Weeknd in the cover story on FADER.COM. Read a few excerpts from the issue below + view the images of the cover shoot in the gallery below. On Comparisons to The Weeknd [...]
Kanye West talks in his own words in the latest issue of PAPER Magazine. In the issue, Kanye talks about inspiring artists, illuminati rumors, fashion sense and more. Unlike many other cover stories featuring Kanye, this one is completely in his own words. Read a few excerpts from the issue below + the full story [...]
Kendrick Lamar is covering XXL‘s 2014 Winter Issue solo-dolo and yes, you read that right! XXL is still being printed now under new media umbrella Townsquare Media after recently announcing the end of its printed issue. After K. Dot’s recent success and upcoming anticipated LP. Kendrick latest single “i” peaked at #38 on Billboard’s Hot [...]
Creative Director of ICE CREAM GIRL Va$htie covers Chicago-based publication VRLX created by infamous girl gang known as the same name, Verluxe. Vashtie was recently in Chicago spinning for Vic Mensa‘s show at Metro and for a special meet-and-greet for the magazine release of issue #9: Black Issue of Verluxe magazine. Take a look at [...]
Detroit-native Dej Loaf is the new cover artist on the 2014 Fall/Winter issue of Viper Magazine. In the issue, Dej talks co-signs, her hit single ‘Try Me,’ and and her deal with Columbia Records. Read a preview excerpt from the issue here. Buy the issue online or look for it on newsstands now.
Beyoncé will appear on the fifth issue of CR Fashion Book suited and styled by Givenchy creative director Riccardo Tisci. The fifth issue cover shot was captured Pierre Debusschere, whom also worked on visuals on Beyoncé latest LP, which shows Bey wearing pieces from Comme des Garçons, Saint Laurent, Prada and equipped with a Chanel surfboard. Kanye [...]
Rihanna is featured on the cover on the September 2014 issue of W Magazine. The fashion editorial was shot by famous photographer duo Mert & Marcus. Inspired by tribal vibes, the Barbadian beauty is dressed in fur with a painted face of black, white, & red hues. To complete her look, Rihanna is photographed next [...]