see photos of new york hip-hop artists before they made it big
Janette Beckman spent the 80s and 90s chronicling rising stars such as Salt-N-Pepa and Run-DMC.
wild style: olafur eliasson and fab five freddy in conversation
Before he was a world famous artist, Olafur Eliasson was one of Scandinavia's biggest breakdancers. Ahead of his upcoming Tate retrospective he sat down with his idol, Fab Five Freddy to discuss the evolution of hip-hop.
what lil nas x coming out means for music
The ‘Old Town Road’ star confirmed he is part of the LGBTQ community on the last day of Pride month.
rapper saweetie on making moves and what it means to be 'icy'
“I’ve had so many people try to tell me who I am. That’s why I made 'ICY' — to serve as inspiration for girls who are watching me."
photographer gunner stahl hosts his first concert in la
He tells i-D about curating his ideal lineup for Red Bull Music Festival and shares his favorite photos, including portraits of Tyler, The Creator and The Weeknd.
taipei's hip-hop scene emerges from the underground
See photos of the young rappers, DJs, and artists, who make up the stylish community in Taiwan.
offset wants to control his narrative
The rapper tells i-D about flow, focus, and why he won't tell anyone the name of his album.
meet brockhampton’s favorite kiwi rap duo
Watch the video for Church & AP's 'Ready or Not'.
mister wallace is the ‘cool mom’ of queer hip-hop in chicago
On their debut album, COOL MOM, Mister Wallace bridges the gap between their biological family and their chosen family.
exploring the legacy of OFWGKTA, 10 years on
The collective helped launch the careers of Tyler, the Creator, Frank Ocean, Syd, and Earl Sweatshirt.
rapper rico nasty is the invincible role model she never had
"Some days I wake up and want to fucking die, but if you want to get your prophecy, you have to work for it."
how hip-hop became the most exciting space for fashion experimentation
Hip-hop is about self-expression and fashion provides the tools now.