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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.
Douglas Greenwood
9.6.19
Music

cehryl on her new video 'satellite'

The Hong Kong-born singer-songwriter cehryl creates a zero-gravity atmosphere deliberately designed to get lost within.
Braudie Blais-Billie
8.23.19
Music

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.
Douglas Greenwood
8.1.19
Music

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.
Brian O'Flynn
7.17.19
Music

alice longyu gao is a badass sailor moon princess

The DJ and performance artist premieres her new music video ‘Karma is a Witch.’
Nick Fulton
6.21.19
Music

the complicated rise of j.lo

20 years after 'On the 6,' we reflect on the influential album and her journey to fame.
Bianca Betancourt
6.5.19
Music

10 things you need to know about hazy pop superstar benee

This Kiwi rules.
Alim Kheraj
6.4.19
Music

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.
Douglas Greenwood
4.24.19
Music

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."
Ivan Guzman
8.9.18
Music

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.
Alim Kheraj
8.2.18
News

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.
Mitch Parker
7.20.18
Music

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.
Alim Kheraj
11.22.17
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