Kanye West News

 
  • Cover of Kanye West Sentenced To Two Years Probation For Paparazzi Assault
     Remember back in July when Kanye West “attacked” a photographer at LAX and was later charged with criminal battery and attempted grand theft? Well, it looks like Yeezus can finally put those charges behind him, but not before he first pays for his so-called “crime”.
  • Cover of Tyga Owes The Taxman Upward Of 90 Grand
    Remember when Tyga spent over $120,000 pimping out his Last Kings flagship store in LA? Apparently, it would be better served in the hands of the IRS.
  • Cover of Auto-Tune: Hip-Hop's Rejuvenation
    People do not like change. Music fans, especially. When the use of Auto-Tune exploded in the mid-2000s, many were skeptical. Today, many still are. Since its creation in 1997, Auto-Tune has crept its way into virtually every genre of music, most notably Hip-hop/R&B.
  • Cover of Jay Z & Kanye West To Headline Samsung's SXSW Concert Series
    We just reported on the G.O.O.D. Music showcase to take place on March 12th at SXSW this year, and although Kanye West was not one the artists listed to perform at their showcase, he will be taking the stage at the Samsung concert, alongside Samsung's past collaborator, Jay Z.
  • Cover of Future Reveals "Honest" Tracklist
    Future just announced the official release date for his upcoming sophomore album, Honest, and he's now given us the full tracklist, complete with features. The standard edition of the album will be 12 tracks long, with the title track and recent crew cut "Move That Dope" being the only songs previously released.
  • Cover of Rick Ross Reveals Snoop Dogg As An Inspiration For "Mastermind," Talks Working With Kanye West
    Rick Ross swung by CRWN and conducted a lengthy conversation with the host, Elliot Wilson, their topics ranging from Mastermind to Kanye, and we learned a great deal about the Rozay and his music.
  • Cover of Kanye West & Kim Kardashian Reportedly Lock Down Wedding Date
    Mid-February we saw a glimpse at the luxurious lives of Kanye West and Kim Kardashian, collectively known as KimYe, when photos from their newly-renovated mansion surfaced online. As they continue to lay down the roots for their budding family, rumors say they've locked down a wedding date.
  • Cover of Roc Nation & Kanye West's DONDA Announce Partnership
    This probably won't come as a surprise, given Jay Z and Kanye West's close ties, however Roc Nation and DONDA have made it official, announcing a new partnership this morning.
  • Cover of Does The Game Have A Hidden Verse On Ray J's Kim Kardashian Diss?
    Game has talked earlier about his friendships with the Kardashians but denied, rather angrily, to TMZ's allegations that he had an intimate relationship with Kim Kardashian, otherwise known as Kanye West's fiance.
  • Cover of CyHi Talks "Hystori" And Future Projects, Names His Top 5 Emcees
    If CyHi The Prince's conscious efforts weren't a bright spot on the G.O.O.D. Music roster before, they are now, in the wake of his mixtape's release, Black Hystori Project which opened to positive word of mouth.
  • Cover of Kanye West Drops "Yeezus" Film Trailer
    We've known a "Yeezus" film was in the works, thanks to "American Psycho" author Bret Easton Ellis. However, very few details have been revealed, and that stands true today. What we do have though, is a teaser for the Hype Williams-directed "Yeezus", premiered on Kanye West's website today.
  • Cover of Kanye West Will Be The Musical Guest On Tonight's Late Night With Seth Meyers [Update: Watch His Interview]
    Things are changing in the late night game. Leno was ousted by Jimmy Fallon just last week, and now his fellow cast-member from SNL, Seth Meyers has taken the reigns at Late Night.
  • Cover of Tyga's "The Gold Album" To Be Executive Produced By Kanye West
    Here's some news you may or may not have been expecting, depending how closely you follow Last Kings' Tyga. At the beginning of January, T-Raww posted a photo of himself and Kanye West in the studio, but quickly deleted it, nonetheless, the evidence remained, leaving us to wonder what exactly the two were working on.
  • Cover of Dapper Dan Calls Kanye West "An Embarrassment," And Claims He "Is Making A Mistake"
    When Vice sat down with Dapper Dan to talk about fashion among other things, Kanye's name cropped up and the acclaimed designer and stylist had some harsh, but not unkind words, about Kanye's typically blunt strategy to promoting his own fashion ventures. On the subject, Dapper Dan says:
  • Cover of Bonnaroo 2014 Lineup Announced; Kanye West To Headline
     It looks like Hip Hop will be representing at this summer’s Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival. Tonight, the official lineup was announced during a live stream event and it looks deep.
  • Cover of Bret Easton Ellis Confirms He's Working With Kanye West On A Film
    Back in November of 2013, Kanye West had a lengthy discussion with "American Psycho" writer Bret Easton Ellis, which was published online as a podcast.
  • Cover of Kanye West, Drake, OutKast & More To Perform At 2014 Wireless Festival [Update: J. Cole, 2 Chainz Announced]
    This year's Wireless Festival which takes place in the UK has quite the list of headliners. The newly-reunited OutKast will be hitting the festival as part of their 40-date festival run, alongside Kanye West, Drake and Pharrell. 
  • Cover of Kanye West Defends Drake, Criticizes Rolling Stone
    Kanye West took the holidays off, but he's back in full form on the second leg of the Yeezus tour, and there's a whole lot to discuss since his brief absence.
  • Cover of Charlamagne Tha God Responds To Kanye's Diss
    Kanye West ranted hard a couple nights ago, directing much of his anger (this time) towards Charlamagne Tha God and Sway from the radio show, "Sway In The Morning." Kanye's comments, which were captured on video, were blasted as the following:
  • Cover of Hip-Hop's Power Couples
    It's that time of the year again - Valentine's Day! The romantic holiday is upon us and we thought we'd share some of the love in the hip-hop community.
  • Cover of Kanye West Disses Charlamagne The God & Sway During "Yeezus" Tour Rant
    Kanye West kicked off the final dates of his "Yeezus" tour last night, with the first stop being in Pennsylvania at the Bryce Jordan Center. The rapper had one of his typical tour rants, although interestingly enough this one was aimed at Charlamange The God and Sway Calloway. 
  • Cover of Chief Keef Reveals "Back From The Dead 2" Mixtape Artwork
    Chief Keef just announced that his Bang 3 project will be an album rather than a mixtape (a fate similar to that of French Montana's Mac & Cheese 4), but we will be getting some new free music from Sosa very soon in the form of Back From The Dead 2, which Keef has now revealed the art for.
  • Cover of Take A Look Inside Kanye West's New $11 Million Mansion
    Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are quite the power couple, and it's only fitting that the two have a home befitted of their status. Kim and 'Ye have definitely not held back in designing their new $11 million mansion in Bel Air, which has been in the works for some time, but is nearly complete.
  • Cover of CyHi The Prynce Announces New Project Executive Prod. By Kanye West [Update: Title & Release Date Revealed]
    CyHi The Prynce is arguably the most underrated emcee in the G.O.O.D camp, and it's perhaps unarguable that he's often forgotten when considering G.O.O.D Music. Nonetheless, the rapper is a lyrical beast, as any of his mixtapes will prove.
  • Cover of Kanye West To Appear On "Late Night With Seth Meyers" During Its Debut Week
    Seth Meyers is about to kick things off with his new late night talk show, "Late Night With Seth Meyers", as he takes the torch from Jimmy Fallon, who in turn, is taking over veteran Jay Leno's late night spot.
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