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vic mensa pens a moving essay on palestine and racism in america

The rapper ties human rights abuses in Palestine to racist attitudes he’s experienced at home.
Roisin Lanigan
1.16.18
the sounding off issue

“we will not stand for your merry little song”

Vic Mensa pens a powerful message to the NFL.
vic mensa
10.31.17
Music

vic mensa returns: the interview

Hip hop's rare bird tells us what’s written in the stars on his long-awaited debut album.
Emily Manning
7.12.17
Music

watch new music videos from a$ap rocky (ft skepta), vic mensa and section boyz

Flacko turns Money Man in Dexter Navy’s La Haine-inspired double feature, Vic Mensa’s 16 Shots muses on police brutality and the killing of Laquan McDonald by the police, and Section Boyz take on their imitators in Be Like Man.
Charlotte Gush
10.24.16
News

balmain and kanye west secretly filmed a music video after the met gala

Vic Mensa, Sia, and Kim Kardashian appear in the monochromatic visual for 'Wolves,' a stealthy collaboration shot for Balmain's fall/winter 16 campaign.
Hannah Ongley
7.30.16
Music

vic mensa schools justin timberlake on cultural appropriation

‘Our problem here is that Justin Timberlake himself, you know, is definitely benefiting from using black culture.’
Annie Armstrong
7.4.16
Music

it looks like drake and björk are on kanye west’s wolves too

Inside everyone is a Kanye collaborator waiting to be discovered.
Matthew Whitehouse
3.7.16
News

alexander wang reveals wangsquad of hot models and musicians

Travi$ Scott, Binx Walton, Alice Glass, Kaia Gerber, CL, Anna Ewers and more shot for polaroid series ahead of the spring/summer 16 show.
Charlotte Gush
2.8.16
Music

are these the best music videos of 2015?

Fans of early 80s synthpop will remember that video killed the radio star, but these videos slayed an entire year.
i-D Staff
12.24.15
Fashion

how fashion got political at the vmas

From Vic Mensa’s anti-authority apparel to Amber Rose’s slut shaming jumpsuit and all the rainbows in between, artists let their looks do the talking at the VMAs.
Emily Manning
9.1.15
Music

secaina hudson can do the worm

She started producing at the age of 14 and now, at 23, is producing and writing for both herself and the likes of MNEK, A*M*E and Vic Mensa. A powerful emerging female force in the production game, get to know the young Londoner as she carves her path...
i-D Staff
7.21.15
Music

meet kanye's protege vic mensa

As Vic Mensa drops a dastardly new video for ‘U Mad’—the first single off his forthcoming solo effort—with fellow Chi Town superstar Kanye West, we catch up with the phenom about why Yeezy will always be youthful.
Emily Manning
6.11.15
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