Kanye West News

 
  • Cover of First Week Sales For Theophilus London's "Vibes" Are Low
    Theophilus London's album Vibes, released last week, is surely the Brooklyn rapper's biggest project to date.
  • Cover of Kanye West Rep Calls Leaked "Paris" Tracklist "Bogus"
    Yesterday, an image of a purported tracklist for Kanye West's next album began circulating, and like any sane group of people who think they've got a new, legit Yeezy tracklist on their hands, the internet promptly freaked out.
  • Cover of Review: Theophilus London's "Vibes"
  • Cover of Kanye West's Most Notable TV Moments
    Love him or hate him, we all know that Kanye West is always an entertaining character. Whatever the situation, when he is on TV, you need to be tuning because he will most likely to be the talk of hip-hop (as well as non-hip-hop) sites the next day. We can always trust Kanye to be honest, and say it like it is.
  • Cover of Theophilus London Talks Working With Kanye West
    When Vibes officially drops tomorrow, it will mark Theophilus London's first project since 2012's Rose Island Vol. 1 tape. Working on the project with Kanye West, who executive produced the album, London had some stories to share with us when he visited our NY office recently.
  • Cover of Rap Industry Recap: October
    Business moves quick, and that's no exception for the rap world. From the hottest new signings, to movie deals, to album pushbacks, the industry is constantly in motion. It can be hard to keep up with at times, so we've consolidated all of the must-hear information from the past month, all in one place.
  • Cover of Stream Theophilus London's "Vibes" Album Executive Produced By Kanye West
    Theophilus London's new album has become one of his most anticipated projects yet, not just because he has Yeezus himself as the executive producer. 
  • Cover of Original Demo Of Kanye West's "New Slaves" Surfaces
    For his last album, Yeezus, Kanye West took an approach to composition that was rather of unheard of at the time.
  • Cover of Tory Lanez Lists His Top 10 Most Influential Songs
    The other week the kid Tory Lanez stopped by our office for an interview. It was about time the HNHH readers got better acquainted with the rising rapper, who recently debuted his Lost Cause mixtape exclusively on HNHH and wrapped up his "Lost Cause" tour.
  • Cover of Kanye West Turned Down Las Vegas Residency Worth $4.5 Million
    Not that Kanye West really needs the money, but the rapper reportedly turned down an offer from a Las Vegas casino which would have made him the highest-paid act in Vegas, topping Jennifer Lopez, Celine Dione and Britney Spears.
  • Cover of 140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (October 24)
    This week on hip-hop: Labels, labels, labels. Either because the record heads can't get it together or the artists don't want to play the game, the past couple of days saw two rappers at odds with their respective labels. Chief Keef is on the verge of getting dropped from Interscope.
  • Cover of #TBT: Deep Cuts From Kanye West's School Days
    Kanye West cut his teeth producing records for the likes of Jay Z, but has since left his mark as one of the greatest rappers of the past 15 years. His influence on rap music and culture top notch, only to be met by the top dogs in the game.
  • Cover of Kanye West Snagged "Feel Good" Instrumentals From S1 For His New Album
    Producer S1 has worked on Kanye West's last two solo albums, having his production work featured on the songs "Power" and "Guilt Trip." After he revealed yesterday that the latter was originally planned for Watch The Throne (and had a Jay Z verse on it), another interview with the DJ Booth has surfaced i
  • Cover of Photos: Kanye West, Chris Brown, YG & More Attend Teyana Taylor's "VII" Listening Party
    It may take a little while for artists to release their debut albums on GOOD Music, but when they do, they always get a proper talking up by label head Kanye West.
  • Cover of "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1" Soundtrack Features Kanye West, Pusha T, Miguel & More
    When it was announced that New Zealand pop sensation Lorde would be putting together the soundtrack for the new film in the Hunger Games series, it looked like the selection could be something special.
  • Cover of Kanye West's "Guilt Trip" Was Originally For "Watch The Throne" And Featured Jay Z
    If you thought the spacey, Kid Cudi-featuring "Guilt Trip" sounded a little out of place on the otherwise aggressive and rough-hewn Yeezus, you're quite perceptive. As it turns out, the song was originally recorded during the Watch The Throne sessions and featured a Jay Z verse.
  • Cover of Big Sean Says Eminem Collab Will Not Be On His Album, Confirms Kanye West, Chris Brown & Ariana Grande Features
    The internet got excited when Big Sean confirmed that the long-awaited collaboration with Eminem was finally happening. In a recent interview he kept it brief, just saying that a "somethin'" would arrive sooner or later. Now, in another interview with Angie Martinez over at Power 105.1, the G.O.O.D.
  • Cover of Samples Of The Week: October 16
    When hip-hop began, samples were all that DJs and producers had to construct instrumental tracks with. They'd dig through crates of vinyl trying to find isolated drum breaks, melodies or vocals that they could repurpose for use in hip-hop music.
  • Cover of Def Jam CEO Says Kanye West's New Album Is "Incredible"
    The third-party news keeps coming in on Kanye West's new album. Has everyone heard it except for the masses? While 'Ye himself refuses to speak out on the album, his team has been talking every chance they get (kinda). Today we hear from the CEO of Def Jam on what the highly anticipated album sounds like.
  • Cover of The 10 Hottest Freestyles On Tim Westwood TV
    Tim Westwood may not look like your average hip-hop personality, but the 57-year-old gangly white dude, always rocking a different color polo, is an industry legend, and he's been there from the beginning. In the late 80s, Westwood was one of the first DJs in Europe to play hip-hop on mainstream radio.
  • Cover of Tyga Says Young Money Is "Holding Me Hostage," Threatens To Leak Album
    Tyga is not happy. In a series of tweets fired off just minutes ago, the Young Money (for now) rapper said his album's "been done, and that his label is "holding [him] hostage." He repped his Last Kings brand, quoted 2Pac and responded to Mack Maine in the series of tweets, which you can view below.
  • Cover of Kanye West, Diddy, French Montana And More Show Up To The Weeknd's L.A. Show
    The Weeknd's huge, successful "King Of The Fall" tour comes to a close tonight in San Francisco, and last night might have been the tour's biggest show yet.
  • Cover of Big Sean Talks "I Don't Fuck With You," Confirms Kanye To Appear On New Album
    Big Sean called into Whoo Kid's "The Whoolywood Shuffle" to wish the host a happy birthday. Never one to pass up an opportunity to get the latest exclusives, Whoo proceeded to interview Sean about his upcoming project.
  • Cover of G.O.O.D. Music's Malik Yusef Describes Kanye West's New Album
    Last we heard concerning Kanye West's new album was that no, it wasn't entirely finished despite what Theophilus London had us believe. If you really want the low-down of all the things we know about the upcoming highly-anticipated much-rumored album, you can read this.
  • Cover of According To Theophilus London, Kanye West's New Album Isn't Done Yet
    Last week, Theophilus London found himself receiving more attention from the media than he ever had in his career, all because of hints he was offering about Kanye West's new album.
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