The Gospel According to YGTUT

The Gospel According to YGTUT
Deer Run Media’s music video for “Long Day,” the 2017 single released by Chattanooga, Tennessee rap collective TheHouse, reimagines a famous scene from the 2002 hip-hop cult classic Paid In Full with dollar bills raining from the cloudless sky. YGTUT, a.k.a. TUT—a founding member of TheHouse with TDE’s own and fellow Chattanooga son Isaiah Rashad—contributed…

How A New York Hardcore Show Reminded Me Not to Forget My Roots

How A New York Hardcore Show Reminded Me Not to Forget My Roots
To Hell And Back is a weekly column in which Noisey metal editor and lifelong hesher Kim Kelly explores the extreme metal underground and recommends her latest faves. Last week, I headed all the way out to the ass-end of Greenpoint, Brooklyn, to see a hardcore show, and inadvertently ended up crashing a birthday party…

yaeji’s year in photos

yaeji’s year in photos
Photo via Yaeji.We asked a handful of our favourite people to look back at 2018 and remember it through the photographs they took. This is Yaeji: My Year in Photos. Kathy Yaeji Lee is a 25-year old Korean-American musician, better known as Yaeji, or lovingly as Kraeji Yaeji. She captured our attention with her dreamlike…

netflix’s ‘you’ shows the problem we still have separating romance from emotional abuse

netflix’s ‘you’ shows the problem we still have separating romance from emotional abuse
Everyone thought it would be Bird Box’s crown, but actually Netflix’s first triumph of 2019 is the bingeable, creepy, Gossip-Girl-gone-wrong series, You. Originally released on the Lifetime entertainment channel last September, You’s 10-episode series follows handsome Joe Goldberg as he meets Guinevere Beck by chance in the bookstore he manages, before pursuing her and eventually…

Noah Centineo And Camila Mendes Star In A Netflix Rom-Com: See The First Look

Noah Centineo And Camila Mendes Star In A Netflix Rom-Com: See The First Look
Getty Images Netflix is taking actors from two of our favorite things (To All The Boys I've Loved Before and Riverdale) and giving us another one of our favorite things (a new romantic comedy). That's right: Noah Centineo and Camila Mendes star in The Perfect Date, and here's your introduction to and first look at…

With WayV, All Eyes Are Finally On C-pop

With WayV, All Eyes Are Finally On C-pop
Label V By Tássia Assis WayV, a boy group composed of members from Korean label SM Entertainment's experimental collective NCT, debuted today (January 17) in China with their three-song digital EP, The Vision. The group benefits from the popularity of known faces WinWin, Lucas, and Ten, while properly introducing member Kun to a fixed unit…

How “Young Thug As Paintings” went from a viral Instagram account to an art exhibit

How “Young Thug As Paintings” went from a viral Instagram account to an art exhibit
MIAMI BEACH, FL — The viral Instagram account Young Thug As Paintings made its real world debut in early December at SCOPE Art Show during Miami Art Week. Hajar Benjida, a 23-year-old photography student based in the Netherlands, created the account in 2016 by matching photos of her favorite artist, the Atlanta rapper Young Thug,…

Charter and Tribune Are Beefing Over TV Channels Viewers Can Get For Free Over the Air

Charter and Tribune Are Beefing Over TV Channels Viewers Can Get For Free Over the Air
Charter-owned cable service Spectrum is in a spat with a national broadcaster over a suite of channels that viewers can all access for free over the air. After not being able to reach a new deal by the December 31 deadline to continue airing the channels, Tribune Broadcasting has blacked out all of its channels…

Alex Jones’ InfoWars lasted two days on streaming service Roku

Alex Jones’ InfoWars lasted two days on streaming service Roku
Roku reversed its decision Tuesday to allow Alex Jones’ InfoWars to stream on its platform — days after the company said it would host the conspiracy theorist’s flagship show. The streaming service said in a statement, “deletion from the channel store and platform has begun and will be completed shortly.” Roku took the odd decision…

Lady Gaga “Sorry for My Poor Judgment” in Working with R Kelly

Lady Gaga “Sorry for My Poor Judgment” in Working with R Kelly
Lady Gaga has shared a statement declaring her intent to remove her 2013 R Kelly-featuring single, "Do What U Want," from streaming and digital purchase platforms. The singer—who identifies as a survivor of sexual assault—tweeted an apology for her "poor judgment" in making the song and music video and for not sooner publicly addressing the…