The Designer Behind Katy Perry’s New Single Cover

After four years, KP6 is finally coming. It all started when the musician and American Idol judge teased a new era by changing her social media profile to “(KP)” in a futuristic and liquid metal font on a deep orange background. Then, last week, Perry posted photos of herself in a distressed leather KNWLS set…

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Bronze Avery Wants You To Sweat With ‘Heatwave’

Broken ACs, hula hoops, backseat rendezvous, whipped cream and dog walks — Bronze Avery’s visuals for “HEATWAVE” are a summer-sanctioned hot-as-hell day come to life. Avery dropped the visuals along with a new album by the same name, which both see the LA-based artist, songwriter and producer soundtracking the queer experience. In the video, actors…

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Tove Lo and SG Lewis Partner With Spotify GLOW for Heat EP Launch

“I’ve always felt the most comfortable in my own skin in a queer crowd,” Tove Lo tells PAPER. Pride celebrations have swept the country this month, and the hitmaker — with more queer anthems under her belt than most contemporaries — talks about the influence of her community on the music, the performance. “My stage…

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Anastasia Coope’s Debut Echoes Another Era

Anastasia Coope’s “Darning Woman,” the title track from her debut album, sounds like an echo from another time. The delivery, words and spaces in between mirror the type of folk song that could be passed down for generations. Even the backing instrumentation allows room for reverberation, her voice bouncing off the walls around her as…

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Most complained about TV moment of all time revealed

What do you think has made the top 10 list? (Picture: Rex/ITV/Reuters/GB News/TalkTV) The most complained about TV moments of all time have been revealed… and the list includes Good Morning Britain, Celebrity Big Brother and Britain’s Got Talent. Every fortnight, media watchdog Ofcom publishes a breakdown of the latest complaints it has received from…

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I’m A Celebrity star ‘broke down’ in Sainsbury’s over stress of being a first time dad

Joel Dommett is getting candid about his life as a dad (Picture: Rex/ITV/Shutterstock) TV star Joel Dommett and his wife, Hannah Cooper, welcomed their first child, Wilde, in 2023. Now, the comedian is opening up about the stress of being a new dad and how it has changed his relationship with his wife.  Joel, 39,…

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Sam Smith and Alicia Keys Perform at Julius’ in New York

Ten years have passed since Sam Smith broke into music with their debut album, In the Lonely Hour, featuring major hits like “Stay With Me,” which was unavoidable on radio stations in 2014. Celebrating the album’s 10-year anniversary, Smith threw an intimate party with PAPER and Supergay Spirits to kick off Pride Month at Julius’,…

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Logic1000 and Empress Of Are Dancing ‘Side By Side’

On “Side By Side,” Logic1000 and Empress Of come together for a hypnotic meeting of the minds. It’s the inaugural song from the Berlin-based DJ/producer’s forthcoming EP, mother :;~ rebirth an addictive collection of remixes of songs from her 2024 album, Mother. Featuring shimmering synths and Empress Of’s always-emotive vocals, “Side By Side” is an…

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So Chic, Very Chic: Love. Angel. Midriff. Baby.

This is So Chic, Very Chic, PAPER’s examination of Bravo’s sprawling cohort of fashion obsessives. From haute couture to TJ Maxx, they’ve literally worn it all. Sometimes they stunt, sometimes they turn the look, and sometimes they burn holes in retinas my ophthalmologist says might never heal. The Summer House reunion kicked off this week…

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Sound Off: 10 Songs You Need to Hear Now

It’s impossible to be across all the new music out each Friday. Luckily, PAPER is here to help you out: each week, we round up 10 of our favorite new songs from artists — emerging and established — to soundtrack your life. From the surreal to the sublime, these songs cover every corner of the…

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