Summer is heating up here at BUST and we’re totally vibing with R&B, neo-soul queen Kehlani on our cover! Inside, we’ve got drag king royalty Murray Hill from Somebody Somewhere, a sketchy chat with SNL’s secret weapon Sam Jay, a dream date with Veep hottie Sam Richardson, and much more!
Be Here Now
Kehlani is an R&B rule breaker whose outlook on life is music to our ears.
By Sabrina Ford
Insecure In the high-stakes world of hacking, “social engineering” is often the riskiest way in, and women are really good at it.
By Rachel Leibrock
Hail Murray! From downtown N.Y.C. curiosity to up-and-coming TV star, Murray Hill has always been much, much more than a drag king. By Eliza C. Thompson
Purse First Though not discussed nearly as much as other types of domestic violence, “financial abuse” is very real, and it happened to me. By Carly Trudel
Queen of Noise A grunge pioneer before the sound even had a name, Tina Bell may be one of the most important rock stars you’ve never heard of. By Andrea Bussell
Wheels on Fire Summer styles modeled by bad bitches on BMX bikes. Photographed by Meg Wachter, Styled by Rebecca Diaz
On the cover: Kehlani photographed by Erik Carter in L.A. for BUST. Styling by Oliver Vaughn; Makeup by Troye Batiste; hair by Cesar Ramirez; milkwhite. shirt, jacket, pants, and earrings.