2015’s era of bright, side-swept hair and Tumblr edginess is embodied in one famous figure: Halsey. Rising to extreme stardom with the release of her fantastical debut album, BADLANDS, she became a voice that many angsty teenagers clung to.
Quinn XCII is a man of many quirks, and he owns them proudly. Between his lyrics about “a psycho from a midwest suburb” and his outlandish Instagram account dedicated to his comedic culinary endeavors, he’s created a unique persona that sets him apart from other pop artists.
It’s a Saturday night in the middle of nowhere. You’re driving down a dirt road (in a pickup truck, obviously) and passing cornfield after cornfield. Eventually you reach a massive bonfire where attractive young people are gathered. Tailgates are down. Speakers are turned up.