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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.
i-D Team
7.9.19
Music

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.
Alim Kheraj
7.1.19
Music

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."
Alexandra Weiss
6.19.19
Music

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.
Nicole DeMarco
3.4.19
Music

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.
Amira Rasool
2.27.19
Music

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.
Christelle Oyiri
1.30.19
Music

meet brockhampton’s favorite kiwi rap duo

Watch the video for Church & AP's 'Ready or Not'.
Nick Fulton
1.22.19
Music

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.
Sarah Gooding
12.17.18
Music

exploring the legacy of OFWGKTA, 10 years on

The collective helped launch the careers of Tyler, the Creator, Frank Ocean, Syd, and Earl Sweatshirt.
Malcolm-Aimé Musoni
11.29.18
Music

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."
Marieke Fischer
11.26.18
Opinion

how hip-hop became the most exciting space for fashion experimentation

Hip-hop is about self-expression and fashion provides the tools now.
Willy Ndatira
11.8.18
Music

pusha t interviewed atlanta rapper reese laflare for us

King Push slid into Reese LaFlare’s DMs for a chat about A$AP Yams, their favorite designers, and why Atlanta is the home of hip-hop right now.
i-D Team
11.1.18
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