Whitney houston

Culture

what we can take away from gay icons

The stereotypical gay icon was a staple part of gay life for decades — looking back, do they have anything to teach us?
Marion Raynaud Lacroix
10.11.18
News

whitney houston’s family offer opposing views on kanye’s controversial album artwork

Kanye licensed an image of Whitney’s bathroom to use as Pusha T’s new album artwork. Controversy, as with most things Kanye does, has ensued.
Frankie Dunn
5.29.18
News

watch lorde’s amazing cover of whitney houston’s "i wanna dance with somebody"

Further proof, if you needed it, that there is nothing Lorde cannot do.
Roisin Lanigan
11.27.17
News

madonna wants her 1995 tupac breakup letter back

Madge is blocking the auction of a love letter Tupac wrote her from prison, alleging it was stolen.
Hannah Ongley
7.19.17
Music

watch the vintage footage-filled trailer for a whitney houston doc

"Success doesn't change you, fame does."
André-Naquian Wheeler
6.14.17
News

the whitney houston biennial is real

Featuring only female artists, this is the New York show you really need to know about.
Clementine de Pressigny
3.16.17
Music

an authorized whitney houston doc is finally in the works

The 'unvarnished' documentary by Oscar-winning director Kevin Macdonald will include never-before-seen footage and interviews with the late icon's family.
Hannah Ongley
4.28.16
News

controversial ‘kurt and courtney’ director to tackle whitney houston doc

Controversial filmmaker Nick Broomfield will bring the late legend's tumultuous life to BBC Two.
Hannah Ongley
3.9.16
News

kurt cobain's iconic cardigan could be yours

And so could a piece of his hair.
Alice Newell-Hanson
11.3.15
Think Pieces

what happened to our icons?

Once, the people we looked up to had to be stainless, perfect; contemporarily, we want our role models to have flaws. After all, what use is a role model if we can’t relate to them?
Sam Wolfson
11.4.13