Kanye West News

 
  • Cover of Kanye West Plays 3 Drake Songs At Wireless Festival, Drake Responds
    Drake regrettably pulled out of his headlining slot at The Wireless festival this week, explaining that he was not well enough to make the date. Luckily, festival organizers were able to come up with a suitable replacement for Drizzy-- the always entertaining Kanye West.
  • Cover of Kanye West Performs At Wireless Festival; Gets Booed
    Kanye West made his way overseas Friday night and closed out the first day of the Wireless Festival in London.
  • Cover of Lupe Fiasco Had To Be Talked Into Doing Kanye West's "Touch The Sky"
    Lupe Fiasco's big break came from his appearance on Kanye West's song, "Touch The Sky", so it's surprising to hear he wasn't exactly jumping at the opportunity to get on a 'Ye record at the time.
  • Cover of Kanye West Reveals Full A.P.C. Collection For Fall/Winter 2014
    Kanye West has experienced frustration making his way into the high fashion scene, but it seems that French brand A.P.C. has always been very willing to work with the rapper.
  • Cover of French Montana's "Mac & Cheese 4" Dropping In November, Will Feature Kanye West And will.i.am
    This year, French Montana has seemed to focus more on mentoring younger artists like Chinx and Lil Durk than on his own music, but that's soon to change. Speaking with MTV yesterday while standing next to Durk, Montana revealed that his next album, Mac & Cheese 4, is scheduled for release in November.
  • Cover of Kendrick Lamar: "Everybody In The Industry Has Lost Their Edge"
    Despite not releasing an album in 2013, Kendrick Lamar managed to keep his name on the tip of everyone's tongue. Whether through his unavoidable "Control" verse, his opening slot on Kanye West's Yeezus tour, or his much-talked about snub at the Grammys, K.Dot kept his profile up throughout the year.
  • Cover of Kanye West Does Community Service At Fashion School
    Kanye West has found the most appropriate way of doing his community service hours, by giving lessons at a fashion school in Los Angeles.
  • Cover of Mase Reveals New Single "Billboard" To Feature Kanye West & Rick Ross
    Mase is getting back into the swing of things as he prepares to drop a new album, titled Now We Even, in the fall of 2014, which will be his first album since 2004's Welcome Back.
  • Cover of Kanye Celebrates North West's First Birthday With "Kidchella"
    Just a day after he made a surprise appearance at Dave Chappelle's Radio City Music Hall performance, Kanye West made it swiftly back to Los Angeles for a brand new music festival being held in his daughter's honor.
  • Cover of Kanye West Makes A Surprise Appearance At Dave Chappelle's Show Friday Night
    Kanye West is at it again. On Friday night, Yeezy made a surprise appearance at Dave Chappelle's show at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. According to reports, Kanye got on stage and performed three songs, "New Slaves," "Gold Digger," and "Jesus Walks."
  • Cover of Hip-Hop's Fashion Evolution
    Jay Z made a song dedicated to Tom Ford last year, one of Harlem's hottest rappers wears strictly skinny jeans (A$AP Rocky), and one of the industry's most talked about rappers (Kanye West) is addicted to high-fashion.
  • Cover of Kanye West & Annie Leibovitz Issue Joint Statement Concerning Wedding Photo Reports
    Kanye West was tapped as a speaker at the recent Cannes Lions Festival in France, and while there, he happened to say a few words about his wedding photography and why it took four days to get a wedding photo together.
  • Cover of Kanye West Says Dr. Dre's Apple Deal Couldn't Have Happened Without Jay Z's Samsung Deal
    Kanye West, who is scheduled to speak at the Cannes Lions Music Festival later this week, also participated in a panel discussion yesterday with Steve Stoute and Ben Horowitz. The discussion covered topics such as Dr.
  • Cover of Rick Rubin Confirms He's Working On Kanye West's "Yeezus" Follow-Up
    As the widely-known Yeezus creation story goes, Kanye West called in legendary producer/Def Jam co-founder Rick Rubin to make some clutch edits to the album just a few weeks away from its release.
  • Cover of Kanye West Rants, Refuses To Rap Jay Z's Name At Bonnaroo
    Kanye West and Bonnaroo have a history. In 2008, Kanye had an infamously flawed set at the festival, going on hours late, and performing a severely shortened set.
  • Cover of Kris Jenner's Instagram Hacked, Kanye West & French Montana Slandered
    Since officially shacking up with Kim Kardashian a few years ago, Kanye West has slowly become a part of the highly publicized Kardashian family.
  • Cover of Top 10 Nicki Minaj Guest Verses
    While she may have had her doubters at certain points, its clear from last night's Summer Jam performance that Nicki Minaj is one of the most exciting voices in the rap game right now.
  • Cover of Kanye West And Swizz Beatz Once Planned A Joint Album
    With Hot 97's Summer Jam taking place in two days, the radio station's staff have been busy giving interviews about their favorite moments at past years of the concert.
  • Cover of 10 Rappers Who Switched Their Style Up
    Superman isn't Superman if he inexplicably switches from superpowered do-gooder, to some sort of motorcycle-riding anti-hero, to maniacal villain, and back and forth between the extremes. Such mythology is a big part of the hip-hop culture, as well as proper marketing.
  • Cover of Official Wedding Photos Of Kanye West & Kim Kardashian Released
    We know you're probably quite full of the Kim and Kanye content at this point, but we've got a few more photos for you to digest should you so desire. E!
  • Cover of French Montana, Lil Wayne & Rick Ross To Collaborate On Kanye West-Produced "Lose It"
    Teaser artwork for a track with French Montana, Lil Wayne, and Rick Ross was released by The Source late last night. This will be the third time that Montana, Wayne and Ross have appeared on a song together. Initially, the trio collaborated on Montana's "Pop That," a single from 2013's Excuse My French.
  • Cover of Portion Of Kanye West's Wedding Speech Surfaces, Calls Kim The "Ideal Celebrity"
    Unless you live an extremely sheltered life, you've likely heard that Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are officially a married couple. Their wedding nuptials went down this past weekend in Florence, Italy and were undoubtedly lavish and extravagant.
  • Cover of Kanye West & Kim Kardashian Are Officially Married [Update: Check Out Pictures From The Ceremony]
    There's been an influx of hype around Kanye West and Kim Kardashian's wedding, and after a week of extravagant pre-wedding parties, the couple have officially tied the knot.
  • Cover of Photos: Kanye West & Kim Kardashian In France Pre-Wedding
    The marriage of Kanye West and Kim Kardashian has become weekly world wide news fodder, so this weekend you can expect a surplus of coverage, because the event is finally going down.
  • Cover of More Details Emerge On Kanye West's New, Less "Abrasive" Album
    The latest clue we got about Kanye West's upcoming album came courtesy of a Florence, Italy newspaper, in which West was interviewed saying that the album was "made in Florence." Yesterday, Billboard pulled together some new sources to give us a better idea of what to expect from the follow-up to last year's divisive&n
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