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Lenny Kravitz and Nate Smith Gift Nandi Bushell a Custom Ludwig Legacy Mahogany Drum Kit

Nandi Bushell may be a bona fide badass and drum battle champion, but she's still a 10-year-old, and her childlike wonder is part of what…
Katrina Nattress / December 13, 2020

Lenny Kravitz on New Memoir, Changing Musical Directions, Eddie Van Halen

There is so much to learn about Lenny Kravitz in his revelatory new memoir, Let Love Rule. One fascinating tidbit is how, with youthful wisdom,…
Ron Hart / November 18, 2020

Lenny Kravitz, Cher and More Cover Oasis’ ‘Stop Crying Your Heart Out’

Cher, Lenny Kravitz and numerous additional stars came together to cover Oasis' "Stop Crying Your Heart Out," off the band's 2002 LP, Heathen Chemistry.
Emily Tan / November 13, 2020

Lenny Kravitz Calls Fans to Consider ‘What Side of History You Standing On?’ on NPR Tiny Desk

Lenny Kravitz, like many artists, have been encouraging people to not just call for change but act for progress. In the latest edition…
Emily Tan / July 20, 2020

12 Best Rock Star Cameos on The Simpsons

It's become a badge of honor for athletes, rockers, authors, astronauts, actors, politicians, and pop culture icons to get The Simpsons treatment. And on October…
Jolie Lash / October 13, 2019

Creed: Our 2000 Cover Story

This article originally appeared in the September 2000 issue of SPIN. In honor of the 20th anniversary of Creed's sophomore album Human Clay, we're republishing…
Gavin Edwards / September 28, 2019

The 69 Best Alternative Rock Songs of 1999

1999 essentially marked the end of the alternative dream floated by punk bands in the '80s, sold by record companies in the '90s, and eventually…
SPIN Staff / July 25, 2019

Barbra Streisand, Diana Ross, Paul McCartney, and More Remember Aretha Franklin

Legendary Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin has died at age 76 of complications from advanced pancreatic cancer, according to a statement from her family. Universally admired for her iconic voice and…
Isabella Castro-Cota / August 16, 2018

11 Unforgettable Moments From the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2017 Ceremony

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inducted its Class of 2017 on Friday night at Brooklyn's Barclays Center. Folk icon and social justice activist…
Joe Lynch, Billboard / April 8, 2017

Lenny Kravitz Will Perform Prince Tribute at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Ceremony

Lenny Kravitz will pay tribute to Prince at this year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, the Hall revealed this morning. Other newly announced performers…
Anna Gaca / March 29, 2017

Hangout Fest 2016: The Weeknd, Vince Staples, and Jason Isbell Shine After Hours-Long Weather Delay

This past weekend, Hangout Fest returned to Gulf Shores, Alabama, for its seventh go-round, boasting an eclectic lineup and, thanks to its ocean-front location, some…
Dan Reilly / May 23, 2016

BottleRock Napa Valley 2016 Lineup: Red Hot Chili Peppers, Florence + the Machine, Stevie Wonder, and More

The lineup for this year's BottleRock Napa Valley — a three-day festival of eats, grape-based beverages, and tunes set to take place over Memorial Day…
Harley Brown / January 5, 2016

Lenny Kravitz’s Penis Piercer Is Proud to See Her Work ‘Still Alive and Kicking’

Lenny Kravitz has been having an interesting — to say the least — week after the front of his leather pants split open during a…
Rachel Brodsky / August 8, 2015

Lenny Kravitz’ Representatives Reportedly Threaten Legal Action Over Penis Photos

Lenny Kravitz drew the gaze of the Internet earlier this week after tragically splitting a pair of leather pants during a show in Sweden. He…
Colin Joyce / August 7, 2015

Watch Katy Perry’s Earth-Stomping, Over the Top Super Bowl XLIX Halftime Show

If you're not one of the estimated 100+ million people to have tuned into Super Bowl XLIX this year, it might be news to you…
Brennan Carley / February 2, 2015
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