Kanye West News

 
  • 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.
  • Cover of Memphis Bleek Doesn't Like Jay Z's Shout Out On "Diamonds (Remix)"
    Memphis Bleek was always Jay Z's right hand man, but despite his massive co-sign he never really broke through. The two have remained friends throughout their careers either way, and Jay displayed his loyalty to Bleek very openly on his verse from Kanye West's "Diamonds" remix.
  • Cover of Kanye West Reflects On "The College Dropout", Thanks Fans On Twitter
    Kanye West's seminal debut, The College Dropout, turns 10 today, and while 'Ye had been silent on the matter leading up to the anniversary, there was no way we were gonna get though today without the outspoken rapper saying something. 
  • Cover of Classic Rotation: Kanye West's "The College Dropout" 10 Years Later
    There are albums that are important to their specific genre of music and there are albums that change said genre all together. They have the ability to implement a seismic shift both musically and culturally-- what is accepted, what is cool, style, production, method and so on.
  • Cover of Nike Releases The Air Yeezy II's (Red Octobers) To Just About Everyone's Surprise
    Today (Feb. 9) saw the release of the Air Yeezy II shoes, known largely by their nickname, the Red Octobers. Eleven minutes after the surprise announcement they were sold out. After just one tweet (from Nike).
  • Cover of Kanye West Has "Several" New Songs With Chief Keef, Will Appear On "Bang 3"
    A photo of Kanye West and Chief Keef working together surfaced a couple weeks back, but there was never any clarification on what the two were cooking up.
  • Cover of Kanye West & Kim Kardashian's Wedding Date Moved Up
    Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are in the process of planning their wedding, something that will undoubtedly involve triangles, masks, and probably Jesus-- at least if Kanye gets his way.
  • Cover of Kanye West And Chief Keef Spotted Working On "Bang 3"
    What do you get when a photo on Instagram (which can be seen in the gallery) crops up with Kanye West, Chief Keef, and Interscope A&R, Larry Jackson? Well, you get a torrent of news and speculation. Although, to be fair, it seems most likely that the trio are working on Chief Keef's much anticipated Bang 3.
  • Cover of Mike WiLL Made It Reveals Collabos With Kanye West, Pharrell, Pusha T On Future's "Honest"
    Future tweeted the other day that we would be receiving the official album art and finally, a release date for his delayed album Honest in the coming week.
  • Cover of Kanye West Settles Assault Case For Over $250,000
    The kid who notoriously tossed some racial slurs at Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, and subsequently caught a beatdown from 'Ye earlier in the month is in for quite the payday.
  • Cover of Young Thug Says He Has Records With Kanye West, Freebandz Deal Not Official Yet
    Young Thug's stock continues to rise, with hits like "Danny Glover" and "Stoner" currently receiving freestyle and remixes galore, not to mention a co-sign from Kanye West when he was seen turning up and singing along to Thug's hits at a club in Paris.
  • Cover of Kanye West To Re-Release "808s And Heartbreak"
     Love it or hate it, Kanye's dark, auto-tuned record seems to be appreciated more with age, as it is now warmly regarded when it was once polarizing.
  • Cover of Kendrick Lamar Talks Grammy Nominations & His New Album
    We haven't heard much from Kendrick Lamar lately, but while he hasn't spoken publicly lately, the public has talked a lot about him. After all, despite it being more than several months ago, his appearance on a Big Sean song "Control" garnered more news than most rappers' album releases, as of late.
  • Cover of T-Pain Claims Kanye West Wrote a Diss Record About Him During an "808s & Heartbreak" Session
     With Kanye West’s 808s & Heartbreak album being influenced by auto-tune, it’s only fitting that in 2008 T-Pain was in the studio with 'Ye to help perfect their popular sound.
  • Cover of 11 Recent Rap Fails
    Hip-hop artists stunt exceptionally well at the best of times. Whether it’s dope performances, providing quality albums, or being trendsetters, there’s always a lot to be celebrated within rap music. 
  • Cover of Kanye West To Headline 2014 X-Games
    Kanye West recently announced a string of 2014 tour dates for his "Yeezus" tour, but he's not capping it off there, he was announced today as the headliner for the forthcoming X-Games in Austin, Texas.
  • Cover of Kanye West Assault Victim Hoping To Settle With Pay Out
    Although Kanye West is currently a suspect in a criminal battery investigation resulting from when the rapper allegedly pummelled an 18-year old man in a doctor's waiting room, things may not be headed to court.
  • Cover of Kanye West Covers Interview Magazine, Discusses His Vision w/ Steve McQueen
    Kanye West appears on the cover of the latest issue of Interview Magazine, which includes an exclusive interview between 'Ye and director Steve McQueen (12 Years A Slave, Shame). Throughout their conversation, they discussed Yeezus, racism, the GRAMMYs, the "Bound 2" video and much more. 
  • Cover of Kanye West Debuts Second A.P.C. Collection [Update: Full Look Revealed]
    Kanye West released his first A.P.C. clothing collection last summer. The very minimal aesthetic proved successful, as all the products sold out within minutes of going online.
  • Cover of Kanye West's "Yeezus" Certified Platinum
    Slowly but surely, Yeezus has become Kanye West's 6th platinum album (7th including Watch The Throne). The RIAA announced today that 1,000,000 units of the divisive album had been shipped out.
  • Cover of Witness Says Kanye West Punched Man Who Insulted Kim Kardashian Over 30 Times
    Today we've got some more details on the recent assault by Kanye West on an 18-year old man. As you may be aware, 'Ye is now a suspect in a criminal battery investigation because of the beating he gave to a man who hurled racial slurs at Kim Kardashian in a doctor's waiting room earlier this week.
  • Cover of Kanye West Allegedly Assaults Man In Beverly Hills [Update: New Developments, Kanye A Suspect]
    While we've been accustomed to seeing the nicer and warmer side of Kanye West since his engagement with Kim Kardashian, 'Ye still has some anger pent up, and according to TMZ he took it out on a not-so-innocent bystander.
  • Cover of French Montana To Release "Mac & Cheese 4" As His Sophomore Album
    French Montana has had a successful run with his Mac & Cheese mixtape series, which have been some of his defining projects during his come-up.
  • Cover of Final Dates For Kanye West's Yeezus Tour Revealed
    Kanye West fans who missed the Yeezus Tour last year are in luck. 'Ye will be embarking on another brief leg of the tour throughout the month of February, performing nine new shows in Canada and the U.S. At this point, Kendrick Lamar's continued involvement in the performances is unknown. 
  • Cover of Tyga & Kanye West Hit The Studio
    Tyga recently gave us a mixtape, Well Done 4, which is a precursor to his next studio album The Gold Album: 18th Dynasty. With the tape out of the way, it seems like T-Raww is already back in the studio working on new music. 
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