“Hopefully, everyone else likes it. If not, too bad. It’s my music.”
An interview with the singer. Also: Plus-sized representation, and The Get Down.
Curator Kimberly Drew shows us her favorite places on the web.
Reading may be good for your health. Plus: More news from around the ’net.
“It is really exciting to be a teenager, and it’s awful at the same time.”
A playlist for Orlando. Plus: Global warming, and more.
A new series about making friends, a global music collective, and other collaborations.
The animated band made me believe that I, too, could do something cool.
A 19-year-old music conductor in Afghanistan won’t quit. Plus: A documentary on teens, and an essay on mental illness.
The history of the controversial word. Plus: A music time machine, Erykah Badu, and more.
March’s theme is APOCALYPSE. For details on how to send us your work, please read our Submit page. ✴
Rookie is an online magazine and book series for teenagers. Each month, a different editorial theme drives the writing, photography, and artwork that we publish. Learn more about us here, and find out how to submit your work here!