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This 17-Year-Old Kid Finessed an Invite to Kanye’s Exclusive ‘ye’ Listening Party

This 17-Year-Old Kid Finessed an Invite to Kanye’s Exclusive ‘ye’ Listening Party

Despite being a super exclusive, invite-only soiree, a teenager from North Colorado managed to squeeze his way into Kanye West’s ye listening party in Wyoming last weekend. How did he do it? Well, in
Everything You Need to Know About Apple’s iOS 12

Everything You Need to Know About Apple’s iOS 12

At WWDC 2018, Apple CEO Tim Cook introduced iOS 12, which is expected to roll out later this year. The update, which includes a host of new features, will track your screen time, with an eye on
Op-Ed | On Kanye West’s ‘ye’ & the Cultural Resonance of Narcissism

Op-Ed | On Kanye West’s ‘ye’ & the Cultural Resonance of Narcissism

The views and opinions expressed in this piece are those solely of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the position of Highsnobiety as a whole. When Kanye West flew a select group of
McDonald’s Trippy Ad Campaign Brings Emoji to Life

McDonald’s Trippy Ad Campaign Brings Emoji to Life

McDonald’s, one of the most recognizable brands in history, is playing up its classic iconography in a new ad campaign in Germany. The “Everyday Icon” campaign, the brainchild of Karl Wolfgang Epple,
Op-Ed | Are Mental Health Apps Making Your Mental Health Worse?

Op-Ed | Are Mental Health Apps Making Your Mental Health Worse?

The views and opinions expressed in this piece are those solely of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the position of Highsnobiety as a whole. “The result is so gentle and lovely it feels like
BAPE’s World Cup Capsule Is World Class

BAPE’s World Cup Capsule Is World Class

Brand: BAPE Season: Summer 2018 Key Pieces: The highlight is undoubtedly the red and blue all-over camo soccer ball. While you can certainly kick it about, if so inclined, you’d probably be better off
Black Coffee on Cultivating His DJ Identity & ‘More Life’

Black Coffee on Cultivating His DJ Identity & ‘More Life’

Summer is festival season, which means a full calendar for an internationally touring DJ like Black Coffee. Over the last few years, the 42-year-old DJ and producer— born Nkosinathi Maphumulo and

Watch a Surreal ‘Fortnite’ Mashup of Childish Gambino’s “This Is America”

The “This Is America” parody free-for-all continues. Following recent feminist and Nigerian takes on Childish Gambino’s searing hit and its accompanying video (not to forget this Carly Rae Jepsen
Supreme’s James Jebbia Crowned Menswear Designer of the Year at 2018 CFDA Awards

Supreme’s James Jebbia Crowned Menswear Designer of the Year at 2018 CFDA Awards

Fashion’s top dogs gathered at New York City’s Brooklyn Museum last night to celebrate the CFDA Fashion Awards, which crowns the crème de la crème of fashion’s movers and shakers. Supreme’s James
SZA Performed “The Weekend” at Her High School

SZA Performed “The Weekend” at Her High School

SZA went back to school earlier this week, as Columbia High School in Maplewood, New Jersey voted her into their hall of fame. The R&B star graduated in 2008 when she was known as Solana Imani

Nike’s New Brazil World Cup Ad Is an Instant Classic

Every large sporting event is an excuse for brands like Nike to pull out all the stops and create an advert that blows viewers away and is as memorable as the tournament itself. And while Nike
Apple Opens Health Records API So Developers Can Make More Apps

Apple Opens Health Records API So Developers Can Make More Apps

Following the introduction to iOS 12 and and watchOS 5, Apple has also announced a new Health Records API for developers and researchers to create an ecosystem of apps that utilize health record data
This Satan-Worshipping Grandma Calendar Is Awesomely Different

This Satan-Worshipping Grandma Calendar Is Awesomely Different

With critics already calling Hereditary, the scariest film in decades, film production company A24 continues its marketing campaign for the upcoming aforementioned horror movie with “Evil Grandmas.”
Apple Debuts macOS Mojave Featuring Dark Mode, New Mac Apps, & Mac App Store

Apple Debuts macOS Mojave Featuring Dark Mode, New Mac Apps, & Mac App Store

Following a look at iOS 12, Apple‘s WWDC 2018 coverage continues, now introducing macOS Mojave. Pegged as “the world’s most advanced desktop operating system,” the latest version welcomes a new Dark
Here’s How to Cop The Whitaker Club’s adidas NMD Racer

Here’s How to Cop The Whitaker Club’s adidas NMD Racer

Brand: adidas x The Whitaker Car Club Model: NMD Racer Key Features: Primeknit construction with embroidered “motion blur” details, sock-fit collar provides that perfect fit, Boost cushioning with EVA
Drake Is Reportedly Uncredited for Writing Kanye West’s “Yikes” Hook

Drake Is Reportedly Uncredited for Writing Kanye West’s “Yikes” Hook

Amidst all the beef that’s been brewing between Drake and Pusha-T, another layer of drama has been added to the stack. SPIN previously reported all of the official credits for Kanye West’s ye album,
10.Deep Debuts New Nautical-Themed VCTRY Collection

10.Deep Debuts New Nautical-Themed VCTRY Collection

Following up on their psychedelic spring drop, 10.Deep are gearing up to release their Summer 2018 VCTRY collection. At the core, the nautical-themed capsule blends late ’90s urban sportswear concepts
Harry Styles Stars in Gucci’s FW18 Tailoring Campaign

Harry Styles Stars in Gucci’s FW18 Tailoring Campaign

English singer-songwriter and actor Harry Styles has been chosen to star in Gucci‘s FW18 tailoring campaign. Under the creative direction of Alessandro Michele, the editorial was then manned by
Apple watchOS 5 Adds Walkie-Talkie Feature, Activity Sharing, & More

Apple watchOS 5 Adds Walkie-Talkie Feature, Activity Sharing, & More

Apple held its annual WWDC conference on Monday, sharing a host of new updates and features for its ecosystem, and one of those is the introduction of watchOS 5, a preview of the updated software for
Apple’s iOS 12 Brings Group FaceTime, Memojis, App Time Limits, & More

Apple’s iOS 12 Brings Group FaceTime, Memojis, App Time Limits, & More

As today marks the start of WWDC 2018, Apple first introduces iOS 12. The overall goal of the update is to help users better manage time spent interacting with their iOS devices. New features include