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Bri Steves on Her Recording Process: “I Take My Craft Very Serious.”

For the latest entry in our Conversations With interview series, HYPEBEAST linked up with rising Philadelphia star Bri Steves to talk about her new single “Jealousy,” love for Temple University and recording process. While making music in the studio, Bri Steves tells us that she prefers to be alone with very few people in the room. […]

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Luis Suárez Balances the Line Between Championships and Controversies

To many, football is seen as a universal language, being able to unite and divide us while providing lovers of the sport indescribable highs and lows. One player that has no doubt experienced both extremes of the game is Uruguayan superstar Luis Suárez. Equally known for his accomplishments on the field as he is for his controversies […]

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Watch Us Step Inside the Illustrated World of Joshua Vides

LA artist Joshua Vides recently premiered his new show titled “The Crib” in New York City. The Reality to Idea-produced installation displays a home that’s made-over in the illustration style of Vides, utilizing marker outlines that makes this real-life setting look like a 2-D work of art. HYPEBEAST caught up with the talented creative and […]

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How Reginald Sylvester II Went From Designing Streetwear to Success in the Fine Art World

HYPEBEAST Magazine Issue 21: The Renaissance Issue is loaded with intimate stories shedding light on a new swathe of multitalented creatives. One of these subjects is fine art wunderkind Reginald Sylvester II. The New York City-based artist is certainly one of the youngest individuals to make a profound impact in the industry, continuously breaking convention with his visceral […]

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L’Art De L’Automobile and HYPEBEAST Team up for an Exclusive LA Pop-Up Event

As teased previously by designer Arthur Kar, HYPEBEAST and KAR / L’Art De L’Automobile will be collaborating on a one-day event in LA, titled “KAR WASH.” The pop-up will be held to highlight Arthur Kar’s personal Cadillac Allante. Holding a special place in his heart, Arthur explains how he learned and fell in love with the […]

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A$AP Rocky & Lil Uzi Shows Are Unforgettable Experiences Thanks to Michael Mauro

Michael Mauro may not be a household name, but he’s directly responsible for some of the most remarkable performances in live music. As the creative director and production designer for musicians like A$AP Rocky, Future and 6lack, Mauro has introduced fans around the world to engrossing light shows and unforgettable stage layouts. The M99 team, […]

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Joji Takes Us Desk Shopping at IKEA

Fresh off the release of the Trippie Redd-assisted acoustic duet version of “18,” 88rising affiliate Joji decided to enjoy the spoils of his success with a trip to everyone’s favorite Scandinavian home furnishings institution: IKEA. Documenting the shopping spree — and the energetic performance that capped off the day — we accompanied Joji as he picked […]

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YG & Belly Talk Most Expensive Purchases, Describe Their “Dream Girl” and More

After putting on for Bompton in his recent “Suu Whoop” video, HYPEBEAST caught up with YG as well as his friend and collaborator Belly on the set of their upcoming video-single, “4 Days.” The two rap superstars sat down together and instead of speaking to us, they spoke to each other. Their conversation covered a wide range […]

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@bloodyosiris on Going to Jail, Relationship with Virgil Abloh & Social Media Hustle

New York creative mastermind Bloody Osiris is young, but his influence can already be seen across the fashion spectrum. Already a high-profile model, artist & stylist, the 23-year-old Harlem native is poised to make a huge splash in the near future. After wrapping up 3.PARADIS’ Fall/Winter 2018 editorial, Bloody Osiris invited us to his home […]

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How Arthur Kar Went From Washing Cars to Crashing Lamborghinis for Fashion

Following up on Blondey McCoy’s episode of our DIARIES series, we return with a closer look at a day in the life of Parisian car dealer and fashion designer Arthur Kar. Set during last month’s Paris Fashion Week, Kar launched his Lamborghini Diablo-starring “Crash Test” exhibit, a coming-of-age event for his emerging label L’Art de […]

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Takashi Murakami Talks Controversial YEEZY Sandals, Hating Birthdays & More

Anyone meeting Takashi Murakami in person will find that his demeanor is as animated as his Manga-inspired paintings. Dripped from head to toe in a colorful octopus ensemble, we recently connected with the famed Japanese artist at the opening of his major retrospective in Vancouver Art Gallery titled “The Octopus Eats Its Own Leg.” The […]

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Young Thug Says He Is “Fashion” & Plans to Go Deaf for 2018

Young Thug made his presence known during this year’s New York Fashion Week festivities. The “Ride For Me” rapper helped “shut down” Philipp Plein’s star-studded Fall/Winter 2018 show, and also made an appearance at VFILES’ seasonal showcase. To provide a more in-depth look at Thugger’s recent NYFW experience, we linked up with the rapper at […]

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@gullyguyleo Explores His Developing Fame and Fashion Sense for ‘In Real Life’

The latest iteration of our In Real Life series takes us to Britain, where we spent the day with Leo Mandella, better known as @gullyguyleo. The young fashion icon has built an impressive following — over 500,000 Instagram followers — and was tapped to become the face of Converse’s “Rated One Star” campaign. Mandella built […]

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Virgil Abloh Gives In-Depth Talk on Streetwear and How It’s an Art Movement

HYPEBEAST Magazine Issue 20: The X Issue, prominently featured Virgil Abloh on the cover. Arguably the most important figure in streetwear today, Abloh sat down with us for our DIARIES series to talk more in-depth on the current state of streetwear, comparing it to an art movement where “essentially I’m just an assistant to the […]

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