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What we can learn from Prince, the star who vanished too soon

The polymathic artist’s first posthumous studio album releases this summer. Recorded in 2010, it remains ahead of its time.


In conversation with Barbra Streisand: ‘Rage is a motivator’

In a rare interview, the multitalented artist talks about raising better boys, the politics that informed her new album ‘Walls’, and how she inspired Pierre Trudeau


Carla Bruni on fashion, feminism, and being a political first lady

In a wide-ranging Q&A, the French singer, model and former first lady of France discusses her activism and the complexities of being a political wife


Q&A: Shania Twain on feminism and an album 15 years in the making

The songstress reflects on a long career ahead of her newest album, Now, coming out Sept. 29


In conversation with Beth Ditto: ‘I just don’t care about standards’

The former frontwoman of the band Gossip discusses the body-positive community, the failures of some kinds of feminism, and pop as punk

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Pierce Brosnan on how he’d envision a new James Bond

The Irish actor-activist-painter on Donald Trump, working with The Black Panthers and the possibility of a trans James Bond


In conversation with Nelly Furtado: ‘My fruit has started to ripen’

A wide-ranging interview with Nelly Furtado on empathy, feminism, lessons learned, and being true to yourself


Measha Brueggergosman takes on spirituals

Measha Brueggergosman —no stranger to challenging opera’s conservative instincts—digs into her own history with her new album, ‘Songs of Freedom’


In conversation with Kate Bush

The reclusive British singer-songwriter on gender equality, the environment, and the moving power of art


Michael Bublé leaves his comfort zone

Michael Bublé has more than just his new album and new perfume on his mind


Dolly Parton on love, blasphemy—and country music

With her new album hitting number one, country music legend Dolly Parton prepares for a Canadian tour


The art that comes from bodybuilding and death-defying stunts

Bodybuilder-stuntperson-artist Cassils’s work is all about challenging the body