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jazzie b of soul II soul on returning to his roots
Jazzie B went from the sound systems of Finsbury Park to become a Grammy Award winning OBE. We met the i-D icon to discuss the origins of his sound.
why staying silent is fast becoming the secret to superstardom
The fact that we still don’t know a huge amount about some of the most famous people on the planet is thrilling. But is the perception more interesting than the reality?
the shoppable runway
Why see-now, buy-now is ushering in a new, brilliant era for fashion.
what does youth culture mean in 2016?
As London’s nightclubs close down en masse, we look into the relevance of old teen tribes to Generation Z.
it must be love with the star of spring/summer 17 shows, marjan jonkman
Step inside a pastel-coloured dream, as Dutch beauty and star of last season's biggest shows, Marjan Jonkman, is shot by photographer Theo Sion and stylist Max Pearmain. Bonus points for those who spot the Charles and Diana keyring.
the new york club kids keeping that fire burning
New York isn’t called the city that never sleeps for nothing. Meet the new gen kids, queers and queens keeping the dancefloor alive and the city kicking.
the boy who fell to earth: asa butterfield is a child star turned superstar
Asa Butterfield reflects on a decade spent on the big screen as he moves out of his parents home, prepares to leave teenage life behind and takes a starring turn in two of this autumn’s biggest blockbusters.
grime I rep to the T, 140 I kept to the beat
This Is Grime is the definitive tome on the most exciting musical subculture to emerge from London in the 21st century, Hattie Collins and Olivia Rose reflect on the book’s magical year in the making.
joe alwyn was destined to be a star
Plucked from obscurity to play the lead in Ang Lee’s new blockbuster Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk, meet the London lad about to hit the big time.
the collective leading moscow's creative rebirth
Russki Attrackion are a collective of Muscovite musicians, designers, and producers not just reinventing nightlife, but shifting the identity of Russian youth.
stranger things have happened: charlie heaton on finding fame
Following his breakout role in this year's biggest, strangest Netflix sensation, British actor Charlie Heaton discusses finding his inner self-belief.
paint the town red with mica arganaraz and angelo pennetta
Smile, happy looks good on you. Follow Mica out on the town, as Julia Sarr-Jamois styles and Angelo Pennetta shoots the Argentinian beauty from bars to arcades, dusk 'til dawn.