This Songwriter Traced America By Recording a Song in Every State

C.J. Boyd’s album ‘Kin Ships’ documents a tour that spanned a decade and all 50 states (and then some). Today, he explains 13 of those tracks, taken from the sampler ‘States I’ve Called Home,’ streaming below.
Colin Joyce

Margo Price's New Video Shows All America Has to Offer

In addition to premiering a clip for "All American Made," the country singer weighs in on the midterm elections, gun violence, and the change she’s fighting for.
Matt Williams
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

This Video Featuring a Gender Reveal Set to “Click Click Boom" Is America

May God bless this child, and may God bless America.
Dan Ozzi
New music

Quavo Heard Your Pleas for a New National Anthem

Young Thug also released his own tribute to MLK and America on the same night.
Phil Witmer
Remembering Things

Neil Diamond Is So Good! So Good! So Good!

A head-in-the-clouds look back at the gang brawls, austere dirges, and arena shows that made an American icon.
Nick Murray
Holy Shit

This Inspiring Desiigner Interview Is Like Your Childhood, but Way Better

"I got my man Squirtle, I got my man Bulbasaur."
Phil Witmer
The 2017 Music Issue

That Time the Foo Fighters Got Censored on FM Radio Because of 9/11

Looking back at the soft, bizarre censorship in a post-9/11 world, including songs by Elton John, AC/DC, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and more.
Hanson O'Haver
Internet Exploring

We Made American YouTubers Say Why They’re So Into Reacting to Grime

Related: why do helpful Brits in the comments care so much too?
Matt Suckley
This Is Important

Someone Please Help Quavo Add a Verse to "The Star-Spangled Banner"

"And the rockets' red glare (glare!) / the bombs bursting in air (KABOOM!)"
Phil Witmer
Internet Exploring

Bruce Springsteen Is Doing a Bunch of Shows on Broadway

It's not a musical, sadly.
Phil Witmer
Noisey News

Lana Del Rey Is Breaking up with the American Flag Because of Donald Trump

“I’m not going to have the American flag waving while I’m singing 'Born to Die.' It’s not going to happen.”
Zoe Camp

Saying Goodbye to America at a Florida Georgia Line and Nelly Concert

America is many things to many people. In New Jersey one night, it was bro country's greatest duo singing "Cruise" with a flannel-wearing Nelly.
Alex Robert Ross