a military brat from germany is one of US rap’s most intriguing new voices

Formerly of Flying Lotus' Brainfeeder label, Azizi Gibson is the outsider rapper who refuses to be typecast.
Matthew Whitehouse

​outkast’s big boi discusses recording at stankonia, and how you can too

Converse Rubber Tracks have the keys to one of the most iconic recording studios in the world and they want to give them to you.
Charlotte Gush

the a-z of hip hop

Hip hop is constantly evolving, and what’s hot today may be completely out of style tomorrow. To bring you up to speed, i-D has provided the most current A-Z of what you need to know about hip hop right now. Don’t refer to this alphabet next year...
Kathy Iandoli

andré 3000 shows off his jumpsuits at art basel miami

'i feel ya' art exhibition opening during Art Basel Miami Beach.
Stuart Brumfitt

2, 4, 6, 8... we appreciate raury!

Raury's short but perfectly formed debut ‘Indigo Child’ is everything you’ve ever heard, and nothing you’ve ever heard. We give Raury the 2,4,6,8 treatment to find out all we need to know before he blows…
Hattie Collins

rapper rome fortune is damn good and damn different

Southern-born lyricist Rome Fortune is shaking up the rap game by following a four-word formula (that’s also a track title from his most recent EP Drives, Thighs & Lies): being Damn Good, Damn Different. Lauded equally for his strong yet silky flow and...
Emily Manning
Think Pieces

outkast at coachella, shut up and play the hits!

The anticipation for Outkast’s Coachella reunion was set to super high this weekend. But did the duo disappoint with a performance that was heavy on the album tracks and light on the hits?
i-D Team