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Interviews

The Real Story Behind Skengdo & AM’s Public Controversies

The drill duo have been vilified by the UK press and police. Forget all that: here's what was going, as told by the duo and their label head.
Ian McQuaid
3.8.19
Noisey News

Ty Dolla $ign Indicted on Felony Drug Charges, Facing 15 Years in Prison

The indictment stems from the rapper's arrest in Atlanta, Georgia, in September.
Alex Robert Ross
12.11.18
Noisey News

Smashing Pumpkins Played a House Show and Got Shut Down by the Cops

The (mostly) reunited band's show was held at the same house in which the band shot some footage for the "1979" video two decades ago. The police let them finish their set.
Alex Robert Ross
7.2.18
Essays

Let's Just Kill the Male "Rock Star" Persona Once and for All

The cases of bands like Hedley and Brand New show that men can't use their lifestyles as an excuse anymore in the #MeToo era.
Sarah MacDonald
3.6.18
Noisey News

Man Arrested for Allegedly Plotting to Kidnap Lana Del Rey

Michael Hunt, 43, was arrested on Friday near the Amway Centre in Orlando, where Del Rey was scheduled to perform. He was in possession of a knife and tickets to the singer's show that night.
Alex Robert Ross
2.5.18
Noisey News

Nelly Reportedly Arrested on Suspicion of Rape

According to reports, he was arrested before Saturday's show in Ridgewood, Washington.
Alex Robert Ross
10.9.17
Noisey News

Young Thug Charged with Possession of Narcotics and Firearms near Atlanta

He was pulled over this weekend in Brookhaven, Georgia.
Alex Robert Ross
9.29.17
Interviews

"All We Know Is Violence:" Seattle-Based Somali Rap Crew Malitia Malimob Talks War and Peace

Watch the gritty new video for "Physical World" from a hip-hop collective that aims to fight the media propaganda and negative stereotypes of Africans through music.
Devon Leger
12.6.16
Noisey News

Canadian Police Department Apologizes to Nickelback, Reaches Peak Canada

Kensington Police had joked about punishing drunk-drivers with tracks from 'Silver Side Up'.
Alex Robert Ross
12.5.16
Noisey News

Canadian Police Will Force You to Listen to Nickelback If You Drink and Drive

“We figure if you are foolish enough to get behind the wheel after drinking then a little Chad Kroeger and the boys is the perfect gift for you.”
Alex Robert Ross
11.30.16
police

Justin Bieber Got His Sand-Sculpted Face Kicked In Pretty Badly

NY police are searching for a vandal who kicked in a Justin Bieber sand sculpture.
Noisey Staff
9.6.16
Breaking News

A Miami Police Union Has Called for Officers to Boycott Beyoncé's Upcoming Show

A union representative said that the singer seeks to: “divide Americans by promoting the Black Panthers and her anti-police message shows how she does not support law enforcement.”
Noisey Staff
2.19.16
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