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21 Savage’s ICE Detention Reportedly Set off by the Arrest of His Cousin Young Nudy

21 Savage’s ICE Detention Reportedly Set off by the Arrest of His Cousin Young Nudy

While the details surrounding the arrest of 21 Savage on February 3 by ICE officials in Atlanta are still scant, more information on the events of his detainment has emerged. According to a federal
Gucci Fights for Gender Equality in New Chime for Change Campaign

Gucci Fights for Gender Equality in New Chime for Change Campaign

After conducting a clean water initiative in Africa last year, Gucci announces the latest chapter of its Chime for Change campaign in their efforts to tackle gender inequality. The project supports
Vitali Gelwich’s Latest Project with Jägermeister’s Berlin:AFT3R D4RK Documents Berlin’s Berghain Community

Vitali Gelwich’s Latest Project with Jägermeister’s Berlin:AFT3R D4RK Documents Berlin’s Berghain Community

There are few nightclubs that would qualify as legendary, but Berlin’s Berghain is one of them. The reincarnation of Ostgut, a focal point of (queer) techno subculture in the early ’00s, its
Catching Fyre: Inside 2017’s Most Infamous Festival Nightmare

Catching Fyre: Inside 2017’s Most Infamous Festival Nightmare

Last week, both Netflix and Hulu dropped documentaries chronicling the Fyre Festival scandal from 2017. Fyre Festival was advertised as a luxury music festival on a deserted island (previously owned
The 45 Celebrity Tweets & Instagram Posts That Defined 2018

The 45 Celebrity Tweets & Instagram Posts That Defined 2018

As this year winds down, we’ve recapped its highlights to bring you the best of 2018 in fashion, sneakers, music, movies, and more. Most people would admit that it drives them crazy, but in 2018
The Transformation of Crystals in Popular Culture

The Transformation of Crystals in Popular Culture

On this week’s episode of Why It’s Cool, we dive deep into the divine territory of crystals—and it’s as magical as you would imagine. Host Sydney Gore is joined by Vanessa Cuccia, Lisa Levine, Sadie
Emoji Inclusivity is Among the Most Stressful Aspects of Digital Life

Emoji Inclusivity is Among the Most Stressful Aspects of Digital Life

You’ve crafted the perfect Instagram caption. It’s clever, funny, and encompasses the photograph’s sentiment oh-so-perfectly. All it needs is that final touch; a digital cherry on top to make it all
Virgil Abloh Joins Evian as Creative Advisor for Sustainable Design

Virgil Abloh Joins Evian as Creative Advisor for Sustainable Design

After teaming up with well known designers including Alexander Wang and Kenzo, the natural mineral water giant Evian taps Virgil Abloh to help oversee creative design and innovation in sustainability
Cardi B & Offset Have Officially Split Up

Cardi B & Offset Have Officially Split Up

Cardi B and Offset have split up. Cardi B explained in a video posted to Instagram, “I’ve been trying to work things out with my baby father for how many now. And we’re really good friends and really
From Baggio to Van Basten and Weah: Measuring ‘90s Italian Football’s Influence on Style Today

From Baggio to Van Basten and Weah: Measuring ‘90s Italian Football’s Influence on Style Today

This year’s World Cup felt different. Football had a moment this summer that surpassed the game and became a genuinely transcendent event. It was more than the average World Cup summer, more than the
Dear Brits: Here’s Everything You Need to Know About the ‘Mitel & MLB Present London Series 2019’ Red Sox vs Yankees Baseball Series, According to A-Rod

Dear Brits: Here’s Everything You Need to Know About the ‘Mitel & MLB Present London Series 2019’ Red Sox vs Yankees Baseball Series, According to A-Rod

It probably doesn’t need explaining that baseball is kind of a big deal in America. You’ve worn a Yankees hat. You know what a home run is. You’ve definitely used the base system to describe teenage
Dolce & Gabbana Cancels China Show After Accusations of Racism

Dolce & Gabbana Cancels China Show After Accusations of Racism

Dolce & Gabbana has canceled its “Great Fashion Show” in Shanghai, China after a series of its online adverts were decried as racist. The Italian label posted a trio of videos on Instagram and
Entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk Talks Sneakers & Hip-Hop’s Cultural Domination

Entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk Talks Sneakers & Hip-Hop’s Cultural Domination

Few figures fill the cultural niche that Gary Vaynerchuk so boldly occupies. He is a businessman first and foremost, an entrepreneur who rose to prominence just over a decade ago with Wine Library TV,
Why I Quit My Job as a Fashion Influencer

Why I Quit My Job as a Fashion Influencer

Before I begin, I want to state that everything below is based entirely on my own personal experience of working inside the South African fashion scene. I’m not discouraging anyone from trying their
Travis Scott Endorses Beto O’Rourke & Urges Young Adults to Vote

Travis Scott Endorses Beto O’Rourke & Urges Young Adults to Vote

The U.S. midterm elections is already next week, and Beto O’Rourke, who has served the U.S. Representative for Texas’s 16th congressional district since 2013, is running for the Texas representative
2 Chainz Launches His Premium Cannabis Brand “GAS”

2 Chainz Launches His Premium Cannabis Brand “GAS”

Grammy Award winning musician and TV personality 2 Chainz is a renowned advocate for weed, and the Georgia-bred rapper has announced a new premium cannabis brand dubbed “Gas Cannabis Co.,” in
Kanye West Donates $73K to Chance the Rapper-Endorsed Chicago Mayoral Candidate

Kanye West Donates $73K to Chance the Rapper-Endorsed Chicago Mayoral Candidate

Kanye West has cleared Chicago mayoral candidate Amara Enyia’s campaign debts, The Chicago Sun-Times reports. The G.O.O.D. Music mogul contributed $73,540 to her campaign, which has wiped out what she
These Artists Fled Syria & Are Now Challenging Audiences in Europe

These Artists Fled Syria & Are Now Challenging Audiences in Europe

It’s a gray evening in Berlin and Fadi al-Hamwi opens the door to his apartment. Cigarette in hand, he offers a glass of whisky before sitting down to detail his life in the visual arts. “I think what
Rihanna Reportedly Declined Super Bowl Halftime Performance in Support of Colin Kaepernick

Rihanna Reportedly Declined Super Bowl Halftime Performance in Support of Colin Kaepernick

Rihanna turned down an offer from the NFL to perform at Super Bowl LIII because she “supports Colin Kaepernick,” a source told Us Weekly. “The NFL and CBS really wanted Rihanna to be next year’s
Pusha-T Says He Learned About Drake’s Son Through Noah “40” Shebib

Pusha-T Says He Learned About Drake’s Son Through Noah “40” Shebib

New details have emerged in the now-legendary Drake vs. Pusha-T beef. Appearing on episode 188 of The Joe Budden Podcast, Pusha-T claims that he found out about Drake‘s then-unknown son because of