Michael Cragg

News

the 'michael jackson: on the wall exhibition' explores the musican's legacy

The blockbuster show opens at London's National Portrait Gallery today.
Michael Cragg
6.27.18
Music

how a pop song became an anthem of hope

After the terrorist attack at her concert, Ariana Grande's "One Last Time" has taken on new meaning as a song that demonstrates the pop genre's ability to heal.
Michael Cragg
6.5.17
Culture

meet kiersey clemons: the star of the fifth sense's new film, 'jellywolf'

Los Angeles-based singer and actress Kiersey Clemons kicked off her 2017 with a star turn opposite legend Lisa Bonet in "Jellywolf," a visually stunning short film about the hallucinatory power of smell created for The Fifth Sense, a partnership with...
Michael Cragg
3.20.17
The Fifth Sense

mapei's music is a mix-match of inspired genres

Global pop artist Mapei on sensuality, creativity, and why she cares as much as she does with. As taken from The Fifth Sense, a partnership with Chanel.
Michael Cragg
2.3.17
POP

​2016, the year that pop got odd

Has this year been the weirdest yet for pop music?
Michael Cragg
12.16.16
Music

in 2016, staying silent is 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?
Michael Cragg
11.21.16
Music

​jojo is back! a cautionary tale from the former child star on signing the world’s worst record deal

Finally freed from the Blackground Records contract at the end of 2013 (seven years after her last official album), she's back on a new label, Atlantic, and released three new singles. To celebrate her return, i-D joined JoJo for lunch in Beverly Hills.
Michael Cragg
9.9.15
Music

the a-z of pop

​To celebrate the release of The Music Issue, we kick off the week with the A-Z of Pop. From the debate of Authenticity to Zayn Malik's single, loose strand of hair (that's probably prettier than your whole face, as a Directioner tweeted) read on to...
Michael Cragg
2.10.15