Start with the fire-laden verse by the rapper Heems. Follow that with a first-hand account of Kris Kristofferson's wildest, booze-soaked night, and then get a look at Maxim's May cover, the white-hot British pop star Charli XCX. If you're feeling adventurous—and want a little EDM in your life, hitch a ride with us on the craziest cruise in the world, and then swing by Detroit to hang out with the rapper Dej Loaf. Learn how to look tough with UFC star Conor McGregor and get ready for the fight of the century, as we take you inside Pacquiao vs. Mayweather. Then cool off by the pool with party-rappers Rae Sremmurd, as they get ready to throw their first party in their new mansion outside of Los Angeles.
This issue is all about noise, and we're ready to bring it.
Photos by Tetsu Kubota