On Utopia, Björk lets some light in again after the emotional violence of Vulnicura

Björk has talked new album Utopia as being an airy, light riposte to the bleak sorrow her last release, Vulnicura. But even in her and collaborator Arca’s new, flute and harp-heavy eden, fears and doubts follow the Icelandic icon like the serpent, writes Emily Mackay. “Hope has never been as important,” Björk said last week. “Just to close your… Read More »

Was Her Criticism of Nicki Minaj's Photos Really All About Eve?

reactid=”109″> “Break the internet." That's a now-popular declarative made notorious three years ago by PAPER Magazine’s Jean Paul Goude-shot cover, featuring a glazed and bare-bottomed Kim Kardashian. The term was once again revisited this week for the magazine's November 2017 edition; this time featuring rapper Nicki Minaj. When the photos hit the web, surprisingly, nothing… Read More »

Fis on his Saplings label that plants 100 trees for every album sold

Experimental producer Fis has been challenging the restrictive structures drum & bass since 2011, channeling the genre’s gut-churning low-end and collapsing rhythms into bizarre and brilliant new spaces. But this year he announced something even more unexpected – a record label that instead selling vinyl or cassettes, plants trees. John Twells catches up with the… Read More »

Looking Like A Million Bucks: Kim K. & Kendall Jenner Slay ‘Ocean’s Eight’ Cameo In NYC

Kim Kardashian is the newest face “just a minor setback for a major comeback.” After taking a short hiatus from social media and the spotlight, the most famous Kardashian sister has fully returned to her rightful seat as socialite queen. “What armed robbery?” was the resounding statement made last night as paparazzi caught Kim looking like… Read More »

Nicki Minaj Reveals She Almost Made a Mixtape With Future

reactid=”119″> Nicki Minaj broke the Internet earlier this week when her super sexy Paper Magazine cover dropped. Now, details from the interview have emerged, and one interesting tidbit is that Nicki came really close to making a collaborative mixtape with Future. However, her work on her own upcoming album held up the process. “I even at one… Read More »

'Empire' Season 4, Episode 6 Recap

reactid=”127″> This week's episode Empire picks up with Lucious back in action and Hakeem choosing to fight for baby Bella instead running away to Cuba. The Lyons are running around town, trying to get to Hakeem's very public custody hearing on time. They meet the youngest Lyon son outside the courtroom to let him know… Read More »

Meek Mill Files Motion to be Released From Prison

reactid=”119″> While currently serving a two to four-year prison sentence at Camp Hill in Pennsylvania, Meek Mill and his lawyer are doing all they can to get the rapper out. The Wins & Losses rapper has filed a motion to be released from prison and is also looking to have his probation terminated, Billboard reports. Meek's team… Read More »