how stan culture and self-care cross paths in 2019
When Ariana Grande admitted depression and anxiety were the reason behind cancelling her recent meet-and-greets, her fans reacted with compassion, not criticism.
cehryl on her new video 'satellite'
The Hong Kong-born singer-songwriter cehryl creates a zero-gravity atmosphere deliberately designed to get lost within.
lauv is lonely and really needs a hug
First it was ‘I’m So Tired…’. Now it’s ‘Fuck, I’m Lonely’. Lauv is the San Fran born producer-cum-popstar turning his conflicting emotions into chart-smashing bops.
an exclusive look behind the scenes of 'gone' with charli xcx and chris
It's your two fave queens -- in conversation, exclusively for i-D.
alice longyu gao is a badass sailor moon princess
The DJ and performance artist premieres her new music video ‘Karma is a Witch.’
the complicated rise of j.lo
20 years after 'On the 6,' we reflect on the influential album and her journey to fame.
10 things you need to know about hazy pop superstar benee
This Kiwi rules.
conan gray is gen z's ascendant king of sad boy pop
With an online following in the millions and a penchant for angsty songwriting, 20-year-old Texan Conan Gray is about to make an indelible mark on the world of pop.
allie x's new video is a twisted take on hollywood glamor
"Imagine walking into a department store in the early 90s, and everyone is in drag."
how robyn became the master of pop
After nearly a decade, Robyn is back to save us with her new solo single Missing U. It’s just further proof as to why she’s one of the world’s most important players in pop.
watch troye and ariana party in a community center for their new video
The ‘Dance to This’ video really does make you want to dance to it.
the dark arts of the pop charts: how music superstars sell millions when no one buys albums
As Taylor Swift’s "Reputation" sells 1.2m copies in a week — making it the biggest selling album of 2017 so far — we explore the rise of artists’ partnerships with brands, streaming deals, ticket bundles, and other magic sales tricks.