Jesse Paris Smith remembers the exact day she became a climate activist. Late on a school night, in a Manhattan deli, frantically skimming the New York Times to finish a last-minute homework assignment in 10th grade.
"I loved nature, so these words like global warming, greenhouse gases, fossil fuels struck me," Smith, 30, says while sitting in a Midtown Manhattan conference room.
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In the weeks since a shooter killed 58 people and wounded more than 500 others at Las Vegas' Route 91 Harvest festival, Kevin Lyman, producer of the long-running Warped Tour, has been thinking a lot about security at his outdoor festival. In recent years,
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Lil Kim proclaims herself a "bad bitch with some old money" on her blunt new single, "Took Us a Break."
The rapper boasts about wealth and status over a skittering trap beat and eerie, four-note synth line. "There ain't nothing more important than this money," she raps. Elsewhere, she compares herself to emerging hip-hop
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Sam Smith, The Thrill of It All
The second full-length from the British crooner, Will Hermes writes, "knights one of the mightiest, most expressive vocalists of his generation. ... [Thrill is] a potent concept album that universalizes heartbreak from a distinctly LGBTQ point of view."
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Lil Uzi Vert recruited Nicki Minaj for a hard-hitting guest spot on his new remix of suave single "The Way Life Goes."
Minaj's tonally wild guest spots bookend the track. She opens with a barrage of boastful bars – "Broke the Internet in 5411s and some Gucci/ The blue ribbons eatin' sushi/ It's that real
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Billy Corgan journeys through a psychedelic cosmos in his new "Aeronaut" video, a 2-D preview of the singer-songwriter's upcoming virtuality reality experience behind his latest solo
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