Izzie Kirsch

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Analyzing CAS's ruling to reduce Maria Sharapova's doping ban to 15 months

In a special bonus episode of the SI Tennis Beyond the Baseline Podcast, <i>Sports Illustrated</i> executive editor and host Jon Wertheim talks with tennis …

Chance The Rapper's 25 Favorite Albums

<b>Chance The Rapper</b> has become the toast of hip-hop over a very short time. A year ago, he was known primarily as a regional star in the Chicago area, …

Donald Glover: “We Never Wanted ‘Atlanta’ To Feel Important”

The multi-talented actor discusses his new FX show, breaking stereotypes, and why the city of Atlanta is still full of possibility.<p>Donald Glover has come a long way. A decade ago, the Stone Mountain, Georgia native achieved viral fame as a member of Derrick Comedy, one of the first comedy groups to …

Watch Vince Staples Review a Bunch of Trash Health-Food Snacks

On Friday, Vince Staples—the Long Beach-bred rapper and retired Twitter troll—released the <i>Prima Donna EP</i>, his first project since his debut album,</i> …

Donald Glover Doesn’t Care What You Think Anymore

Donald Glover of "The Martian" poses for a portrait during the 2015 Toronto Film Festival on September 11, 2015 in Toronto, Ontario. Maarten de …

The 15 Drummers We’re Obsessed With Right Now

And you should be too<p>Let's get one thing straight: A person's capacity to produce good music has nothing to do with gender. Unfortunately, the male-dominated music industry tends to suggest otherwise; sexist commentary is prevalent and female musicians are usually placed in an entirely different …

Vic Mensa Says He Has Been Kicked Off an Airplane for Second Time in Three Months

Vic Mensa took to social media this afternoon to say that he was kicked off of an American Airlines flight earlier today. On Snapchat, Mensa said it happened because he told “the ticket man to watch his mouth speaking to a woman in line.” He added, “I don’t tolerate that disrespect shit.” He said …

Life-Sized Hyperrealistic Portraits Depict Sirens in Their Element

Painter and author Mark Heine illustrates a series of underwater paintings for his new novel based on Greek mythology and folklore.<p>Vivid oil paintings capture ethereal scenes of submerged women floating weightlessly in shallow water in writer and visual artist Mark Heine's new <i>Sirens</i> series. It's a …

How Lakeith Stanfield Went From Stealing Subs to Stealing Donald Glover's 'Atlanta'

On an empty Utah highway skirted by an old cemetery, actor Lakeith Stanfield and I are pulled over on the side of the road, waiting for a cop to come …

How Chance the Rapper’s Life Became Perfect

At just 23, Chance the Rapper has already earned the love and respect of his elders, like Kanye West, who let him lead off on The Life of Pablo, and his musical peers, who hear a generational voice in his third mixtape, Coloring Book. He’s so positive he seems to walk around on a beam of light, …

Stream Vince Staples' 'Prima Donna' EP Right Now

Vince Staples is in the studio with Zane Lowe Thursday to debut his new <i>Prima Donna</i> EP in its entirety for the first time on Beats 1.<p>"I worked hard on …

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