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vic mensa, hip-hop's ultra-creative rare bird, returns

The Full Moon Festival headliner tells us what’s written in the stars on his long-awaited debut album.
Emily Manning
7.11.17
Music

premiere: seattle rapper donormaal will bewitch you with her new album

The Seattle upstart raps about depression, capitalism, and My Little Pony.
Jackson Howard
7.11.17
Music

5 things you need to know about jessie reyez

Meet the artist making trippy R&B and taking on sexism in the music industry.
Hattie Collins
7.6.17
Music

'struggle is what creates beauty' — a conversation with juliana huxtable

Brooke Powers and Juliana Huxtable talk being trans, tumblr, DJing, and practical humanism.
Brooke Powers
7.5.17
Music

we asked teen dream popstar shawn mendes for his favorite swear word

The Canadian pop sensation may only be 18 – but with his second album, "Illuminate" debuting at number 1, and legions of adoring fans across the world, this young man just wants to swear.
Frankie Dunn
7.4.17
Music

premiere: chuck grant directs a super 8 reverie for jesse jo stark's new single

Hollywood princess Jesse Jo is set to open for Guns N' Roses this summer.
Paige Silveria
6.28.17
Music

​hailee steinfeld’s guide to female solidarity

​Celebrating the brilliance of women with her latest single "Most Girls," the 20-year-old actress-turned-pop-star is a shining beacon of girl power in a world of shade. Want to stop looking for validation in all the wrong places? Wish we could all bake...
Frankie Dunn
6.27.17
Music

faye webster is the alt-folk standout on atlanta's awful records

The 19-year-old creative renaissance woman is also a photographer.
Emily Manning
6.15.17
Music

perfume genius is the queer singer turning his fetishes into pop

Ahead of his sold out London show at Heaven, i-D caught up with Mike Hadreas to talk about new album "No Shape," calling on spirits and running away from "evil Trump babies."
Charlotte Gush
6.8.17
Music

i-Q: jack antonoff has some serious questions for ivanka trump

With his second Bleachers record, 'Gone Now,' out now, we met up for some quickfire fun.
Frankie Dunn
6.5.17
Lorde

in conversation with lorde: what ella did next

Ahead of the release of her massively anticipated follow up album, i-D spent a few moments of calm with Lorde and learned the singer, whose birth name is Ella Yelich-O'Connor, has a lot of secrets.
Wendy Syfret
6.5.17
Music

harriet brown makes extraterrestrial r&b

L.A.-based musician Harriet Brown's new record, 'Contact,' is a tribute to Prince and Carl Sagan. He tells i-D what music he'd send into space in a 2017 edition of the Voyager Golden Record.
Maggie Lange
5.26.17