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Lofi hip-hop beats to study/relax to is finally back on YouTube

Panic attack OVER! 😌
James Greig
3 days ago
News

Pop Smoke posthumously earned his first solo spot on the Billboard charts

The late rapper entered the top 50 with his song "Dior".
Douglas Greenwood
3 days ago
News

Here’s where you can watch Ava DuVernay's upcoming Nipsey Hussle movie

Just be prepared to wait a while for the documentary.
Douglas Greenwood
2.12.20
Music

Tommy Genesis: "I feel successful because people care about what I do"

Rihanna puts questions to the Canadian alt hip-hop up-and-comer.
i-D Staff
1.20.20
Culture

Parris Goebel: "Every time Rihanna calls it’s something epic"

The New Zealand choreographer and hip-hop dance champion on the creating the Savage x Fenty show and representing as a Polynesian woman.
i-D Staff
1.20.20
Rihannazine

Young M.A.: “I don't think anything I’ve done was a failure"

The Brooklyn rapper and entrepreneur on fame, fate and feeling that the future would be better with a Rihanna collab.
i-D Staff
1.20.20
Music

Rico Nasty: "Going into the new year, I hope I’m more grounded”

The rapper tells Rihanna about her plans to shake up the music industry.
i-D Staff
1.20.20
Music

30 hip-hop tracks that defined the 2010s

From minimalist mosh-pit fillers, to family-friendly trap, here are the best, most important moments from the decade when rap got weird.
Matt Glazebrook
12.11.19
News

Brockhampton have dropped an insane, Safdie Brothers-approved Sugar video

Kevin Abstract is in the director's chair in the new promo for the GINGER stand-out.
Douglas Greenwood
12.10.19
Music

A decade of i-D covers: Kanye West, 2010

Shortly before the release of his career-defining fifth album, Kanye opened up to us about Taylor Swift, his fashion ambitions and insecurities, and his plans for the next 70 years.
Hattie Collins
12.5.19
Music

Clams Casino produced every rap song you’re obsessed with

From sampling Adele for Lil B’s “Realist Alive” to the beginnings of his epic partnership with A$AP Rocky, Clams Casino shares the stories behind his favourite productions.
Frankie Dunn
12.3.19
Music

see photos of new york hip-hop artists before they made it big

Janette Beckman spent the 80s and 90s chronicling rising stars like Salt-N-Pepa and Run-DMC.
Sarah Moroz
9.2.19
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