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understanding solange’s ‘sol-angel and the hadley st. dreams’

In 2008 Solange began taking her career into her own hands, stepping away from the pop sound of her first album, and releasing a more assured, Motown-influenced LP. This set the wheels in motion for a singular, defiant career.
Amira Rasool
3.12.19
Music

"you don’t need anyone else to have your moment" – inside solange's houston screenings

On Sunday night, Solange hosted a series of homecoming screenings in Houston's Third Ward for new album and film 'When I Get Home'. The effect was to create a vibrant and fuller picture of her work.
Alim Kheraj
3.6.19
Music

becoming solange

Solange Knowles's vastly-anticipated new album, When I Get Home, is set to shake the cosmos and defy boundaries. To celebrate, writer Stevona Elem-Rogers meets her in her hometown of Houston to discuss music, belonging, and becoming Solange.
Stevona Elem-Rogers
3.4.19
Culture

this 15-year-old photographer is shooting dreamlike portraits in his bedroom

Remember the name! Ninth grader Nico Daniels is taking mega photos from his makeshift studio in the suburbs.
Matthew Whitehouse
4.20.18
Music

day for night festival celebrated resilience with solange and pussy riot

#HoustonStrong! A second rain-soaked Day for Night sent a defiant message during a time of political and environmental uncertainty.
Hannah Ongley
12.19.17
News

day for night’s 2017 lineup includes solange, cardi b, and chelsea manning

A part of the proceeds will go to Hurricane Harvey relief efforts.
Hannah Ongley
9.20.17
News

beyoncé and solange are stepping up to help their texas hometown

Ms. Tina is also pushing for Hurricane Harvey relief as countless Houstonians await rescue.
Hannah Ongley
8.31.17
News

ruby rose donated $10k to a houston lgbtq center and trolls are mad

"It is not as though they check how gay you are upon entry," the actress wrote in response.
Hannah Ongley
8.30.17
Music

go behind the scenes at day for night, featuring travis scott, blood orange, and mykki blanco

Last weekend, pioneering musicians across virtually every genre — from enigmatic electronic master Aphex Twin to hip-hop phenom Travis Scott — and 15 next-generation light artists took over a former post office in Houston, Texas at Day for Night. i-D...
Emily Manning
12.22.16
Fashion

meet the coolest kids at houston's day for night, straight up!

This weekend, i-D and Texas-bred photographer Zachary Chick went down south to capture the best looks at Day for Night in Houston. Here, the artists, creative directors, dancers, and pastry chefs we found at the annual music and arts event — which...
i-D Staff
12.21.16