Vic Mensa

Chic – “Till the World Falls”

Chic is releasing their first album in 26 years, It's About Time, and it's due out on September 14. Today, the group's mastermind Nile Rodgers has released the…
Winston Cook-Wilson / June 22, 2018

Watch Vic Mensa, Miley Cyrus, Lin Manuel-Miranda, and More Perform at the March for Our Lives Rally in Washington

Many musicians performed at the March for Our Lives rally in Washington DC today: Vic Mensa, Miley Cyrus, Ariana Grande, Lin Manuel-Miranda, Jennifer Hudson, Common,…
Rob Arcand / March 24, 2018

Vic Mensa, Miley Cyrus, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and More to Perform at March for Our Lives Rally in Washington D.C.

Vic Mensa, Miley Cyrus, Ariana Grande, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Common, and more will perform at the March for Our Lives rally in Washington D.C. today. Organized…
Rob Arcand / March 24, 2018

Video: Vic Mensa – “We Could Be Free”

Vic Mensa has released a new music video for his track "We Could Be Free" off of his 2017 debut studio album The Autobiography. The clip features images…
Arielle Gordon / January 15, 2018

Read Vic Mensa’s New Time Op-Ed on “Oppression and Abuse” in Palestine

Vic Mensa has published a new op-ed in Time about his experience traveling in Palestine. Titled "What Palestine Taught Me About American Racism," the piece…
Rob Arcand / January 13, 2018

Jay-Z’s Ticket Sales Controversies Don’t Matter When the “4:44 Tour” Is This Good

Jay-Z's unflappability is central to his image, but the first few weeks of his 4:44 tour have been shaky. There was talk about underperforming ticket sales throughout his first…
Brian Josephs / November 28, 2017

Watch Vic Mensa Faithfully Cover Radiohead’s “Karma Police”

Vic Mensa is primarily known for being a rapper, but as one-time former frontman of the genre-bending Chicago band Kids These Days and a versatile…
Winston Cook-Wilson / November 2, 2017

Video: Vic Mensa – “Rollin’ Like a Stoner”

Vic Mensa has dropped the surreal video for his emo punk-style song "Rollin' Like a Stoner," which appeared on The Autobiography. The video finds Mensa, well,…
Brian Josephs / September 29, 2017

Watch Chance the Rapper Bring Out Vic Mensa and Francis & the Lights at Lollapalooza

Lollapalooza is held in Chicago, which, as we all know, is Chance the Rapper's domain. And yesterday, he held court at Grant Park, delivering a…
Peter Helman, Stereogum / August 6, 2017

Vic Mensa Says Justin Bieber’s Tour Cancelation Is Cool, R. Kelly Is a “Scumbag”

Vic Mensa lost a bunch of lucrative opening gigs when Justin Bieber canceled the remainder of his Purpose tour last week, but he's not holding a grudge.
Anna Gaca / July 30, 2017

Stream Vic Mensa’s Debut Album The Autobiography One Week Early [UPDATE]

Vic Mensa has dropped The Autobiography, his long-awaited debut album, on NPR one week before its official release date. Since announcing the LP last week, Mensa has released the…
Brian Josephs / July 20, 2017

Video: Vic Mensa – “Rage”

Vic Mensa's rollout for his debut album, The Autobiography, continues with the video for "Rage." Premiered by the Fader, the video uses a plane crash as a…
Brian Josephs / July 17, 2017

Vic Mensa Accepts Plea Deal in Gun Case, Receives 2 Years Probation

Vic Mensa has reportedly accepted a plea deal in the case stemming from his arrest for carrying a concealed weapon in Los Angeles last February. As…
Brian Josephs / July 17, 2017

Vic Mensa – “Wings” ft. Pharrell Williams & Saul Williams

In the wake of the recent announcement of his debut album, as well as his four-track Manuscript EP that dropped last month, Vic Mensa has…
Rob Arcand / July 14, 2017

Vic Mensa Announces Debut Album The Autobiography, Out This Month

Vic Mensa has announced The Autobiography, his debut album. It's out July 28. Today, the Chicago rapper posted a photo of himself standing behind a bookstore…
Brian Josephs / July 11, 2017
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