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a janelle monáe documentary exists and her mom is the star

A Revolution of Love was directed by Emma Westenberg, who blessed us with the iconic 'Pynk' pussy power video last April.
Nicole DeMarco
5 hours ago
Think Pieces

here’s why haul videos need to change

A closer look at the YouTube subculture and its impact on shopping habits.
Jake Hall
6.21.18
News

will youtube and the police deleting “violent” music videos actually make any difference to crime rates?

Critics say they’re specifically targeting drill music.
Roisin Lanigan
5.29.18
beauty

grace mandeville was born with one hand, but that’s not the biggest obstacle she’s faced

The fearless YouTuber talks beauty, body confidence and diversity in the media.
Tish Weinstock
4.4.18
skkkrraahhh

8 steps to becoming big shaq

From being behind bars to writing them, how comedian Michael Dapaah broke the internet.
Hattie Collins
11.10.17
the sounding off issue

"we're on the cusp of a new golden age in music" - spotify and youtube sound off about music in 2017

For The Sounding Off Issue​, we asked a collection of music makers, writers, thinkers and shakers to contribute their thoughts and opinions about music in 2017. Today, we hear from major players at Spotify and Youtube.
Lyor Cohen
Austin Daboh
11.2.17
News

demi lovato will discuss eating disorders and sobriety in new documentary

Simply Complicated hits YouTube next month.
Hannah Ongley
9.28.17
News

researchers have discovered which social media platform is the worst for your mental health

It’s official, Instagram is making you feel terrible.
Wendy Syfret
5.22.17
Music

slip into world unknown with six classic warehouse anthems

The best south London party returns with a big bank holiday spesh, in a new venue, with a new line-up. To get you in the mood DJ Andy Blake's got six guaranteed warehouse anthems to whet your appetite.
i-D Staff
4.27.17
Music

was mykki blanco's new video censored for being too queer?

'Our society grants hetero privilege to parade overly sexualized images of women for a cis male gaze yet queer imagery is policed, demeaned,' the rapper wrote on Twitter.
Hannah Ongley
12.5.16
Fashion

6 magical sonia rykiel moments to watch on youtube

As we remember fashion's beloved "Queen of Knitwear" who never learned to knit, take a look back at six memorable moments, from her epic 40th anniversary tribute show to the Jagger sisters' surreal woodland autumn/winter 15 campaign.
Hannah Ongley
8.26.16
Music

youtube's new music campaign explores identity politics

Five commercials for the YouTube Music app feature marginalised individuals, and are meant to run during the Republican and Democratic National Conventions.
Blair Cannon
7.20.16