Wyclef Jean

Inside The Wild Parties of Art Basel Miami Beach

The glamorous big-hitters attending Art Basel Miami Beach surveyed canvases and installations by day, then partied hard alongside Duran Duran and at …

Rita Ora

Miuccia Prada on Collecting Art, Brazilian Design, and the Merits of Installing a Slide in Your Office

In the past few years, the worlds of art and fashion have become more entangled than ever. Pushed along by a mutual interest in design, craftsmanship and luxury, artists and designers are pursuing relationships that run the spectrum from the creative to the commercial, with plenty of overlaps along …

Rem Koolhaas

Wyclef Jean: Wyclef Jean Inspired By... Album Review | Pitchfork

Wyclef Jean has never lacked for confidence, having evolved from “one of the guys in Fugees” to legitimate household name out of sheer will—a producer, singer, rapper, cultural ambassador, and probably the best rapper-guitarist of all-time. But his hits were the result of a pop enthusiasm that …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Súbeme la radio: How audiences are adapting to non-English language music

Herbie Hancock once said music is “an art form that happens to transcend language”, but British and US audiences still take some convincing before …

Kendrick Lamar

The music videos from 2017 that we most need you to watch

A very special One Video, with 10 videos<p>Welcome to a very special installment of the beloved <i>Verge</i> column One Video, with Kaitlyn and Lizzie. Every week of 2017 — or, technically, since February 3rd, when we had the idea — we’ve been sifting through the slew of music videos that hits the web and …

Kendrick Lamar

Mariah Carey's Christmas Smash Returns To The U.K. Singles Chart While Ed Sheeran Rules

With Beyoncé on board, Ed Sheeran is back at No. 1 on the singles chart in the U.K. for the fourth instance in his career. This time around, he’s on top with his most recent single “Perfect,” which was already potentially headed toward the highest slot possible. Sadly, while Queen Bey helped …

Mariah Carey

Did Eric Clapton or Jimi Hendrix Provide Inspiration for Supreme’s Electric Guitar?

<i>The Supreme Weekly is a regular column examining and breaking down the influences behind the brand’s weekly drops, courtesy of our resident Supreme</i> …

Guitar

An academic's pursuit of hip-hop culture: The beat goes on

Murray Forman, professor at Northeastern University’s College of Arts, Media and Design, talks about his life work and field of study in hip-hop …

Boston

Apple has bought Shazam for $400m, and here's why

Apple confirmed that it acquired Shazam today and, while it refuses to disclose the terms of the deal, it is worth $400m (£300m) according to a …

Advertising (UK)

Art Basel Miami Beach 2017: The Good, the Bad and the Biggest Sales

On Saturday morning, a heavy rain pounded Miami, cooling off the city from the parties, art fairs, installations and influx of art world money that …

Art

Everyone’s furious with Kylie Jenner over this launch

Kylie Jenner has caused all sorts of headlines in recent weeks over reports that she’s pregnant with her first child. Pretty much every time she …

Rebekah Vardy

The 20 Biggest Shows Coming to Dallas in 2018

This year Dallas hosted some of music’s most talented performers and largest tours. The year kicked off with an early visit by the Red Hot Chili …

Dallas

The 10 Best Music Videos of 2017

<i>Over the next few weeks, Vulture will be publishing our critics’ year-end lists. Today, we’re looking at the best music videos.</i><p><b></b><b>Camila Cabello ft.</b> …

Entertainment

Ed Sheeran is eyeing an Official Chart double with Perfect and ÷

Ed Sheeran could be heading for an Official Chart double this Friday, with the singer-songwriter leading the way on both the Official Singles and …

Music Charts

Conundrums

In Conundrums, <b>Slate</b>’s live talk show in virtual reality, host Lindsey Weber<b></b> takes celebrity guests on a surreal trip down memory lane. Using Facebook …

Podcasting

The X Factor Tour 2018 announces which Wildcard act is joining the final six on the road

They won the public vote by some margin.<p><i>The X Factor</i> is going back on tour for 2018, as it does every year, but this time there was a twist.<p>Fans got …

Manchester Arena

X Factor winners Rak-Su are hoping to release their first music project "early next year"

That's the benefit of already having your own songs to record.<p>Last year's <i>X Factor</i> winner Matt Terry has only just gotten around to releasing his …

Graham Norton

Ed Sheeran and Beyoncé beat ‘X Factor’ winners Rak-Su to UK number one

Sam Smith beats U2 to album top spot too<p>Ed Sheeran and Beyoncé have beaten <i>X Factor</i> winners Rak-Su to this week’s top spot of the UK Singles …

Ed Sheeran

Will Rak-Su and Little Mix be collaborating next year?

The latest X Factor winners certainly want to.<p>Rak-Su became the first boyband ever to win <i>The</i> <i>X Factor</i> last week, so who better to help them through …

Camila Cabello

Rak-Su interview: The X Factor winners tipped to out-sell One Direction

At Simon Cowell’s office in Kensington, The X Factor winners Rak-Su are laying down his house rules.<p>“Your cup’s not on a coaster,” says Myles …

Simon Cowell

Ed Sheeran Lands Fourth U.K. No. 1 Single With 'Perfect'

Ed Sheeran has his fourth No. 1 single in the U.K., as “Perfect” (Asylum/Warner) climbs 3-1, fueled by the new version featuring Beyoncé. Sam Smith's …

Music

Wyclef Jean: the fall and rise of a refugee

20 years after his Grammy winning debut solo album Carnival I, Haitian-born rapper, producer and actor Wyclef Jean has released <i>Carnival III: The fall</i> …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Inside the Prada Double Club Miami, a Pop-Up Nightclub at Art Basel

This year, the coolest nightclub at Art Basel Miami Beach is only open for three evenings. And it happens to be hosted by Fondazione Prada.<p>The Prada …

Lifestyle

Big Shaq and X Factor winners Rak-Su join the Jingle Bell Ball line-up

The Jingle Bell Ball just got even cooler.<p>X Factor winners Rak-Su will be making their live non-ITV debut at Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball, while Big …

Dua Lipa

Prada Transforms Miami Club Into Carsten Höller-Designed Spectacle

Though Art Basel doesn't officially kick off until Thursday (and the private day for VIPs and big collectors didn't even start until this afternoon), the crowd who turned up at last night's opening of the Prada Double Club — a collaboration between Fondazione Prada and artist Carsten Höller — …

Virgil Abloh

Art Basel Miami Beach 2017: Prada Double Club

Miuccia Prada<p>Lexie Moreland/WWD<p>Ricky Martin<p>Lexie Moreland/WWD<p>The scene at Prada Double Club.<p>Lexie Moreland/WWD<p>Sita Abellan<p>Lexie …

Fashion

Wyclef Jean Tells Us Who He Is 'Inspired By' With New Mixtape

It has been quite a year for rapper/musician <b>Wyclef Jean</b>, who released his second extended play album, <i>J’ouvert</i>, named after the Caribbean street …

Rap & Hip-Hop

A former 1920s film studio is turning into a “schizophrenic” nightclub

Belgian-German artist Carsten Höller is transforming a former 1920s film studio into what he describes as a “schizophrenic” nightclub.<p><i>The Prada</i> …

Music

The X Factor 2017 voting figures reveal Rak-Su were always going to beat Grace Davies

They consistently came out on top.<p>Rak-Su have been announced as the winners of <i>The X Factor</i> 2017, with the four-piece group beating Grace Davies.<p>And …

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Former X Factor winner James Arthur hits out at 2018 finalists' "advantage"

"Let's stop saying how brave these guys are."<p>Former <i>X Factor</i> winner James Arthur has criticised the 2017 series for putting so much focus on the …

Simon Cowell