Stream "The Land" Soundtrack, Featuring Nas, Kanye West, Pusha T, & More
Nas' Mass Appeal has teamed up with IFC films to produce a film called "The Land," a tale of a gang of Cleveland skateboarders who enter the high-stakes molly game to pay tournament fees. Nas & co have already released a few songs from the soundtrack; now they release the full stream by way of NPR. The soundtrack features music from Nas, Kanye West Erykah Badu, Pusha T, Jeremih, French Montana, Fashawn, Stalley, Machine Gun Kelly, Dave East, Nosaj Thing, Jerreau, Ezzy and more. Check out the tracklist and stream it in full below.
Kanye West & Kim Kardashian Cover Harper's Bazaar
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are Harper's Bazaar's newest cover stars. The couple sat down with Laura Brown to discuss a variety of topics... Kanye spoke effusively of Kim's nude selfies. "I just love seeing her naked; I love nudity," he said. A"nd I love beautiful shapes. I feel like it's almost a Renaissance thing, a painting, a modern version of a painting. I think it's important for Kim to have her figure. To not show it would be like Adele not singing.
Kanye West Addresses Taylor Swift Beef During Drake's "Summer Sixteen" Tour
Drake and Future's "Summer Sixteen" tour hit the Chi last night, and one of Chicago's biggest names came out for the event. Kanye West was a surprise guest at the tour stop, performing "Pop Style" with Drizzy as well as "Father Stretch My Hand Pt. 1" for the audience.
Top Tracks: July 18 - July 24
Last week, Chance The Rapper, Big Sean, Future, and Mike Will Made It all found themselves victims of unauthorized leaks, and subsequently spoke out about the all-too-common occurrence in the music industry.
Kanye West Stars In New "Music Meets Fashion" Balmain Campaign
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian West took center stage last year as part of Balmain's Spring 2015 campaign and now the French fashion house has brought back Mr. West for their brand new Fall campaign. Early images from the upcoming Fall campaign have been posted to the Balmain instagram account in which Kanye, wearing his fit from the 2016 Met Gala, stars alongside Joan Smalls. A collection of eery videos also hint at what's in store, you can check those out below.
Amber Rose Responds To Kanye's "Famous" Video, Discusses Fan Hookups With The Game
Amber Rose is leaving no topic off the table on her new VH1 talk show, delving deep into the Kanye West and Taylor Swift conflict in her new episode, despite not being "the biggest fan of Kanye.""I was next to him at the VMAs [in 2009]," she said, reminding the audience that she experience the original Taylor Swift interruption first hand. "I remember the repercussions ... He was so remorseful, I mean he really felt so bad, because it wasn't about Taylor. It was about Beyonce and her video. We all know that Beyonce should have won that. It's no shade."
James Harden Says He And Kanye West Will Be Working On An Adidas Sneaker Collab
James Harden, Adidas' $200 million man, will finally be getting his first signature sneaker later this year, something that fans of The Beard have long been waiting for.
Taylor Swift Reportedly Believes Kanye West Committed A Felony
Taylor Swift is furious that Kim Kardashian leaked her phone conversation with Kanye West in which she approves the line on The Life of Pablo single "Famous": "I feel like me and Taylor might still have sex / Why? I made that bitch famous."
Nas, Kanye West, Pusha T, & Jeremih To Appear On "The Land" Soundtrack
On July 29th, Mass Appeal and IFC Films will debut their new film "The Land," a tale of a gang of Cleveland skateboarders who enter the high-stakes molly game to pay tournament fees. The 14-track. OST will be made available on the same day. The tracklist was announced Tuesday -- appearances from Kanye West, Pusha T, Jeremih, Erykah Badu, French Montana, Machine Gun Kelly, Nas, who executive produced the film, and many more. Check it out below.
Taylor Swift May Not Be Able To Take Any Legal Action Against Kanye West
Yesterday reports circulated about a letter that Taylor Swift fired off to Kanye West a few months back, trying to get ahead of any possible phone recording leak, the singer threatened possible legal action should the video recording from their "Famous" lyric discussion surface online.
Taylor Swift Reportedly Threatened Legal Action Against Kanye West Over Phone Recording
The Taylor Swift and Kanye West saga continues. After spending a moment as BFFs, the two are back to sparring, ever since Kanye West rapped in reference T-Swift on his "Famous" record, "I feel like me and Taylor might still have sex / Why? I made that bitch famous."
Kim Kardashian Shares Footage Of Kanye West & Taylor Swift's "Famous" Phone Call
UPDATE: And just like that, Taylor Swift has responded to the potentially incriminating footage that Kim posted to her Snapchat. She shared a written iPhone note to her Instagram, along with the caption, "That moment when Kanye West secretly records your phone call, then Kim posts it on the Internet. Indeed, though she can be heard approving of most of the "Famous" lines that implicate her, she specifically takes issue with being called "that bitch," rightly arguing that Kanye never mentioned that lyric in the footage.
Kim Kardashian Calls Out Taylor Swift For Lying About "Famous" Lyrics
It took Taylor Swift a few years to forgive Kanye West after he famously mortified her at the 2009 VMAs, but until recently, it was thought that they were the best of friends. That was until Kanye released The Life of Pablo and namedropped Taylor on the lead single, "Famous," in a manner that many took to be offensive: "For all my Southside n*ggas that know me best / I feel like me and Taylor might still have sex / Why? I made that bitch famous.
ScHoolboy Q's "Blank Face LP" By The Numbers
ScHoolboy Q's Blank Face LP is the kind of album that requires multiple listens, and close listens at that, the kind where you are really doing nothing else besides listening to the music-- that's actually a difficult feat in today's day and age of millennial constantly-wired-multi-taskers.
Jay Z Shares "Songs For Survival" TIDAL Playlist
The recent wave of police shootings and ensuing protests inspired Jay Z to release a new single "Spiritual." He followed that up over the weekend with a 24-track playlist called "Songs for Survival."
Kanye West Reportedly Filmed "Highlights" Video In Iceland
Kanye West's latest album, The Life of Pablo, has dominated the headlines for much of the year, and it's not done yet. Surprisingly, only one track off the album has received a music video.
Kid Cudi Reveals "Welcome To Heartbreak" Hook Was Meant For Jay Z's "Blueprint 3"
Kid Cudi was the most recent guest on Pharrell's OTHERtone radio show, joining Williams and Scott Vener for a discussion that covered his early reaction to fame, as well as some insider info on recording sessions with Kanye West and Jay Z.
Drake & Kanye West React To The Death Of Alton Sterling
Following the death of 37-year old Alton Sterling, who was senselessly gunned down by ANOTHER police officer in Baton Rouge, Louisiana this week, the hip-hop community has once again expressed their incredible outrage & disbelief on the matter.
Ray J Might Be The First Person To Sue Kanye West Over “Famous” Video
It appears Kanye’s “wish” to be sued over the controversial “Famous” video may actually come true. According to reports & the latest edition of Heat Magazine, Ray J & his manager, David Weintraub, are considering taking legal action against the G.O.O.D.
Top 5 2 Chainz Features Of 2016
2012 was a monumental year for 2 Chainz, as the rapper's titular ad-lib was impossible to escape, whether on his countless features or massively successful solo singles. After release of his debut album under his new pseudonym (never forget his long stint as Tity Boi), Chainz became a little less omni-present, instead choosing to broaden his range and make a bid as an album artist. This phase made for some of his best work to date, including the eternally underrated BOATS II, and his experimental Freebase EP.