How stan accounts called the 2020 election
Turn off CNN and check @PopCrave instead.
What happens when a stan account loses its idol
When you’ve spent your life chronicling the career of someone famous, how do you grieve, then adapt, once they die?
BTS have asked fans to lay off the stalker-like behaviour
Stalker fans, known as "sasaengs", have been obsessively, and creepily, following the K-pop group and the band want it to stop.
how stan culture has changed the critics' role
Lizzo's recent clap back at a Pitchfork journalist highlights the impact of social media and superfans on the way we judge music.
why stans are so protective of 'call me by your name' and 'love, simon'
As stans battle it out on social media, we ask: is this genuine beef, or all a bit of fun? Let the gay-mes begin.
are music superfans getting out of control?
Tweets that thirst for Frank Ocean, demand of Riri and beg Beyoncé are certainly changing the star-fan dynamic, but are they interfering with the creative process?