Must Read: Victoria Beckham Recorded a Hip-Hop Demo, Met Gala Organizer Leaves 'Vogue'

And Kylie Jenner's relationship with ColourPop has been explained.
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These are the stories making headlines in fashion this Thursday.

Victoria Beckham's early-aughts hip-hop album unearthed
Now an acclaimed fashion designer, Victoria Beckham's musical ambitions seemingly did not end with the Spice Girls. After the girl group split up (before their first reunion tour), Posh apparently decided to go the hip-hop route, recording a demo with Damon Dash in 2003, evidence of which has now surfaced online. We think "Dat Simple," which you can listen to above, shows a lot of promise. {Mirror UK}

Sylvana Ward Durrett leaves Vogue
Vogue's longtime Director of Special Projects Sylvana Ward Durrett, planner of the illustrious Met Gala and breakout star of "The First Monday in May," is leaving her full-time role at the magazine. Sources say she's starting her own company, while a rep for the magazine says she will continue to produce the Met Gala in addition to consulting on other events. {Page Six}

Kylie Jenner's relationship with ColourPop explained
Following much online speculation (and some decent evidence) that the mysterious cosmetics company ColourPop was responsible for producing Kylie's Lip Kits — with some claiming that the reality star's product was just a repackaged version of ColourPop's, the beauty brand has decided to go transparent. For the record, ColourPop is "partners" with Kylie on Kylie Cosmetics and considers it a "sister company." It's not the exact same product, but everything is produced under the same roof. {Refinery29}

J.Crew hasn't turned itself around just yet
For the sixth consecutive quarter, J.Crew, the brand, reported declining sales, down 6 percent to $481 million for the three months ended April 30. As usual, Madewell helped the company out with a 17 percent increase in sales to $72.5 million. In a statement, CEO Mickey Drexler blamed a "challenging retail environment," saying the company "looks forward to the contributions from our assortment and merchandising strategies within our J.Crew brand." {J.Crew}

Calvin Klein continues to sell lots of underwear
Calvin Klein's aggressive, celebrity-driven and highly-sexual promotional efforts around its underwear category seem to be paying off: Parent company PVH reported that the brand's sales are up 14 percent in North America alone, driven largely by sales of underwear. Thank goodness — hiring the likes of Justin Bieber and Kendall Jenner couldn't have been cheap. {PVH}

Uniqlo to lower prices
Over the past year, Uniqlo has embarked on a pricing strategy that involved making its goods more expensive to reflect their high quality and functionality. Apparently, that's not working. "We are thinking of how we can sell value-added products for lowest possible price — the world is flooded with clothes without added-value," said CEO Tadashi Yanai on Wednesday. {Bloomberg}

Gisele Bündchen wrote an article about wildlife trafficking
Supermodel Gisele Bündchen penned an article for the Huffington Post about illegal animal trafficking and what she plans to do to end it, beginning with supporting the United Nations's Wild for Life campaign. {Huffington Post}

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