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Anti-Fur Activists Crash Rihanna's Perfume Launch Party

Anti-Fur Activists Crash Rihanna's Perfume Launch Party
Looks like a group of anti-fur activists are looking to rain on Rihanna's parfum parade, as a bunch of them stormed her launch party earlier this week at a Brooklyn Macy's. Taking to the stage holding placards and chanting "shame on...… Read Full Story

Our Guide To Labor Day In NYC

Junglepussy. [Photo by Class NYC via]Summer is coming to an end, and with it your opportunity to at least pretend that there are no consequences to your actions (try finding a whole new neighborhood to hang out in through... Read Full Story
tv Listen to Two New Songs from the Empire Cast (and Pitbull)

Listen to Two New Songs from the Empire Cast (and Pitbull)

We're just a couple of weeks away from the September 23 premiere of the new season of Empire, complete with live-tweeting Cookie insults, obnoxious Lucious business plans (from behind bars), and Hakeem on a scooter. Tide yourself over with two... Read Full Story

Writer Natasha Noman On How She Turned a Lesbian Tinder Date in Pakistan into a Successful Play

Mic staff writer Natasha Noman has recently returned home to New York, after a stint performing her one-woman show, Noman's Land, in the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. The English-Pakistani writer's show chronicles her post-grad experience of working as a journalist in... Read Full Story

Download Rick Ross' New Full-Length Mixtape

Rick Ross has had a rough year or so -- his last major release, Hood Billionaire, had both middling reviews and sales, suggesting that after what felt like eons, his tenure of having a finger squarely on the pulse of... Read Full Story

Today in Olds: Keith Richards Thinks Rap is for the "Tone-Deaf"

Continuing the unfortunate trend of aging rock musicians complaining about rap lacking artistry or whatever, The Rolling Stones' Keith Richards has come out of the woodwork in an interview with the New York Daily News to dismiss not only rap... Read Full Story

Alessia Cara: The Budding Pop Star Who's Making Introversion Cool

Alessia wears a top by Jonathan Simkhai, jeans by Baldwin Denim, and shoes by Nicholas Kirkwood"I'm so shy. I mean, still now, sometimes, I get very nervous," confesses Alessia Caracciolo when we meet. Better known to the world as Alessia... Read Full Story

A Response to Director Joseph Kahn's Defense Of Taylor Swift's "Wildest Dreams" Video

Joseph Kahn, the director of Taylor Swift's new Africa-set music video "Wildest Dreams", has responded to claims that the short film has racist connotations, saying that to have included more black people would've been "historically inaccurate." Frankly, his defense is super disappointing.Because... Read Full Story

Dean Blunt Meets His Weed Dealer In His "Lit Freestyle"

Clocking in at just over a minute, mystery man Dean Blunt's latest surprise freestyle is quite the habit-forming hum. Featuring a video of Blunt appropriately meeting his weed dealer, it's a funky, mumbled slew that plays with what appears to... Read Full Story

Janet Jackson's Album Features Missy Elliott and You Can Pre-Order it Now

We've been awake, quivering with anticipation, since Janet Jackson released "No Sleep," the first widely available piece of music off her upcoming album Unbreakable. There's an end date to our wait in sight -- not only does the record now... Read Full Story