"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
"It's overwhelming, because I'm hella normal."
In his Obey Your Thirst documentary, Drake opens up about the city that made him great, and the spirit of competition that motivates him to keep pushing forward.
The singer talked about Ocean in an interview with The Sunday Times.
"Mama said you're going too fast."
Lorine Chia shares
secrets for a happy life.
Edward Meadham explains how to make a mood board.
Young and Lazy’s Cape Town streetwear is comfortably spun.
Rookie's Anna McConnell shares the story of how she got out of New York City and into life as a West Coast hippie.
Kool A.D. talks crushes, being friends with exes, and porn.
Syria expert Lara Setrakian ushers journalism into the future.
To celebrate our favorite publication for and by ’90s babies, our Newsprint and Style sections this issue are guest edited by Rookie Magazine.
Petra Collins photographs guys, and the results are misty and romantic, like some present-day, all-male version of The Virgin Suicides.
Six basics to get you through the boredom.