Rina Sawayama

Music

rina sawayama’s new video for 'cherry' is perfect

Blossom, babes, and beautiful dance routines.
Frankie Dunn
9.6.18
Music

rina sawayama — ordinary superstar (official video)

The fabulous pop artiste joins forces with Nichola Formichetti and i-D.
Jack Sunnucks
6.5.18
Music

why rina sawayama is no ordinary superstar

All singing, all dancing, Rina is your ultimate 90s popstar, reimagined for 2018.
Frankie Dunn
4.25.18
Music

rina sawayama made us an international women’s day playlist

Because girls > boys.
Frankie Dunn
3.8.18
beauty

rina sawayama talks about the representation of east asian women in fashion

Madonna’s MDNA Skin launched with a video of her and Josh "The Fat Jew" Ostrovsky being pampered by silent East Asian women. Musician Rina Sawayama called her out on Twitter, and tells i-D why this trope must die.
Rina Sawayama
9.29.17
Music

the soundtrack to your weekend ft. rina sawayama, tei shi, and gorillaz

Press play on the new releases we've had on repeat this week.
Frankie Dunn and Matthew Whitehouse
3.24.17
Music

i listened to the future and it sounded something like this

​There’s so much new music ear-worming its way out into the world these days that it’s often easy to let the good stuff slip by unnoticed. From the two girls crafting beautiful Norwegian minimal techno to the freshest young London grime MCs, these are...
Francesca Dunn
4.27.16
Culture

exclusive: tavi gevinson is the cover girl for polyester zine issue four

Editor Ione Gamble tells i-D about shooting self-publishing legend Tavi Gevinson for the cover and picks her favorite quotes from the zine.
Charlotte Gush
2.5.16