"New York is expensive. I couldn’t just buy another laptop. I just thought, ‘I’m going to die before anyone knows I’m hot.’”
The unreal story behind the Chicago rapper's latest single, "Ain't Missing You."
According to actual Africans, who are using Twitter to challenge stereotypes about the continent.
You may not know her name, but you're already a fan.
Hint: Working On Excellence
The singer talked about Ocean in an interview with The Sunday Times.
“Without that voice, all this is for nothing.”
"Mama said you're going too fast."
Fitness instructor Taye Johnson sweats for a living and still keeps her edges tight.
The Lit City Trax producer turns in a sharp-footed mix that spans rap, grime, footwork and jungle.
Listen to "Spirals," the first single from Durban's upcoming, free EP on Lit City Trax.
Read our conversation with Gasak, a socially-concious graffiti artist from South Africa.
In the second and final part of pastelheart's mini-documentary, we follow the street artist through the course of a day in his not-so-ordinary life.
We dive deep into pastelheart's artistic universe with the first of two videos, shot by Cape Town's Adriaan Louw and narrated by pastel himself.
A conversation with Durban-based graffiti artist pastelheart
Lit City Trax DJs J-Cush and Durban heat up our winter issue release party in New York.
Sixty musicians, hustlers and crews who will define 2014.