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Lady Gaga Speaks Out on Collaborating With R. Kelly

Lady Gaga Speaks Out on Collaborating With R. Kelly

Lady Gaga has spoken out regarding her previous work with R. Kelly. In a statement posted to her Twitter, she affirms her commitment to “stand by anyone who has ever been the victim of sexual

Stormzy Champions Young Black British “Superheroes” in New Elle UK Issue

UK grime artist Stormzy, model Jourdan Dunn, and Olympic boxer Joshua Buatsi are among the myriad of young black British stars celebrated in the February issue of Elle UK. “[I want] people to see this
Kobe Bryant’s Legendary 81-Point Game Getting a Commemorative Sneaker

Kobe Bryant’s Legendary 81-Point Game Getting a Commemorative Sneaker

Brand: Nike Model: Zoom Kobe 1 Protro “81 Pt Game” Key Features: The sneaker is dressed in a classic purple, white, and black colorway, with LA Lakers gold detailing on the heel. The upper and Swoosh
The Updated Vasque St. Elias GTX Is a Serious GORE-TEX Hiker

The Updated Vasque St. Elias GTX Is a Serious GORE-TEX Hiker

Brand: Vasque Model: St. Elias GTX Key Features: The boot features a premium leather upper with a GORE-TEX membrane to protect the wearer in wet conditions. The midsole and sole system are designed to
Future’s ‘The WIZRD’ Merch Available for Preorder

Future’s ‘The WIZRD’ Merch Available for Preorder

After announcing his return with the icy “Crushed Up” video, Future followed that up by dropping another video for “Jumpin on a Jet” and announcing his new album The WIZRD via social media. Now, he
Alexander McQueen Opens New London Store at 27 Old Bond Street

Alexander McQueen Opens New London Store at 27 Old Bond Street

Alexander McQueen has opened a new flagship store at 27 Old Bond Street in Mayfair, London. The retail space was conceived by Alexander McQueen creative director Sarah Burton and architect Smiljan

Jordan Peele Shares First Trailer for His Sci-Fi Comedy ‘Weird City’

Jordan Peele has been busy. In addition to his Get Out followup, Us, as well as his new true crime documentary, Lorena, the actor/filmmaker also has a web television series on the way. Titled Weird

Billie Eilish Drops New Track “When I Was Older,” Inspired by Netflix Drama ‘Roma’

At just 17 years of age, American singer-songwriter Billie Eilish continues her rise to prominence, this week sharing a brand new song, titled “When I Was Older.” According to Eilish, the track was

Big Boi Addresses Mental Health Stigma in New PSA

OutKast’s Big Boi recently released a PSA in collaboration with Public Good Projects for their Therapy Pets campaign. The animated video features an assortment of characters including the rapper’s pet
Here’s How to Cop Nike’s New ISPA Air Max 270 SP SOE

Here’s How to Cop Nike’s New ISPA Air Max 270 SP SOE

Brand: Nike Model: ISPA Air Max 270 SP SOE Key Features: Upper inspired by the Nike React Runner Mid WR ISPA with a unique webbed overlay, tooling from the Air Max 270, and adjustable toggle lacing
Here’s How to Cop the mastermind JAPAN x BAPE Spring 2019 Capsule

Here’s How to Cop the mastermind JAPAN x BAPE Spring 2019 Capsule

Brands: mastermind JAPAN x BAPE Season: SS19 Key Pieces: If you’re a fan of both brands, any piece is a must-cop, but the camouflage-patterned tees and face masks are the notable standouts. Also, a
Snow Peak’s New Dome Tent Is Perfect for Your Next Camping Trip

Snow Peak’s New Dome Tent Is Perfect for Your Next Camping Trip

Snow Peak is ringing in the new year by presenting the Ivory Pro series. Our favorite item from the line is the Dock Dome Pro 6 tent, showcased above. The Dock Dome Pro 6 is a versatile four-season
Wacko Maria Drops Insane Virgin Mary-Shaped Incense Chamber

Wacko Maria Drops Insane Virgin Mary-Shaped Incense Chamber

Having recently joined forces with Wolf’s Head on a graphics-heavy capsule collection, Japanese streetwear brand Wacko Maria has now dropped a pretty interesting (and kinda creepy) ceramic incense
Here’s How to Cop the UBIQ x Diadora N9002 “Paris Exclusive”

Here’s How to Cop the UBIQ x Diadora N9002 “Paris Exclusive”

Brands: UBIQ x Diadora Model: Diadora N9002 Key Features: Premium hairy suede construction with smooth leather accents, formstripes branding on the sides are outlined with colors of red and blue.
Buddy Performs ‘Harlan & Alondra’ on NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert

Buddy Performs ‘Harlan & Alondra’ on NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert

Last year, Buddy dropped his debut album Harlan & Alondra and it was revered as one of the best rap albums in 2018. The Compton rapper is kicking off the new year with a special appearance on
Brendon Babenzien’s Aprix Drops Nautical-Inspired Canvas & Corduroy Low Sneakers

Brendon Babenzien’s Aprix Drops Nautical-Inspired Canvas & Corduroy Low Sneakers

Brand: Aprix Model: APR005 Canvas Low and APR005 Corduroy Low Key Features: The Canvas Low features a canvas upper, skid-resistant rubber sole, leather lining and racing tag. The Corduroy Low features
AEANCE Debuts Minimalist Collection Designed by Konstantin Grcic

AEANCE Debuts Minimalist Collection Designed by Konstantin Grcic

Brand: AEANCE Season: Collection 03 Key Pieces: The entire lineup is solid and timeless, but the lineup of long coats, blazers and trousers are a few of the notable standouts. Editor’s Notes:
Jil Sander’s SS19 Campaign Takes You on a Road Trip Across Japan

Jil Sander’s SS19 Campaign Takes You on a Road Trip Across Japan

Jil Sander this week shares the official campaign for her SS19 collection, documented by photographer Mario Sorrenti. The editorial sees protagonists Ansley and Myles traveling along the Japanese

Virgil Abloh Previews OFF-WHITE’s New ODSY-1000 Sneaker

Shortly after getting a look at the brand’s Arrow sneaker, now we see another new model in the pipeline from OFF-WHITE. Virgil Abloh has taken to Instagram to preview what is being called the
What We Wear & Filling Pieces’ Low Curve Iceman Trimix Is a Luxe Hiker

What We Wear & Filling Pieces’ Low Curve Iceman Trimix Is a Luxe Hiker

Brand: What We Wear x Filling Pieces Model: Low Curve Iceman Trimix Key Features: Nappa leather, suede and nubuck upper; nylon mesh paneling; nylon heel pull with heat-seamed logo; nylon and foam