Kanye West News

Top Tracks: September 26 - October 2
Top Tracks: September 26 - October 2 Oct 3, 2016 at 12:30pm
Abel Tesfaye, AKA The Weeknd, has had one of the most unexpected career paths of any R&B artist in the new millennium. Basically paving the way for every ensuing singer/rapper who's warranted the "mysterious" tag when first emerging, his early tracks paired The-Dream's Lothario musings with an indie-influenced, lo-fi sound, and druggy themes. After major label move Kiss Land flopped commercially and critically, he went back to the drawing board and returned with a pop sheen courtesy of superproducer Max Martin.
Kanye West, Drake, Diddy, & Chris Paul Visited Lil Wayne In Jail In 2010
Kanye West, Drake, Diddy, & Chris Paul Visited Lil Wayne In Jail In 2010 Oct 3, 2016 at 11:08am
Lil Wayne's book "Gone Til November," a memoir of his eight months spent on Rikers Island, is set to come out on October 11th. New excerpts from the book shared by Vulture offer insight into the mind of Weezy and notable stories from his period of incarceration. Most notably, he received visits from Kanye West, Drake, Diddy, & Chris Paul.
Kim Kardashian Robbed & Held At Gunpoint In Paris
Kim Kardashian Robbed & Held At Gunpoint In Paris Oct 3, 2016 at 03:00am
Earlier tonight, during his headlining set at the Meadows Festival in NYC, Kanye West suddenly cut off the music in the middle of "Heartless" and told the crowd, "I'm sorry, there's a family emergency. I have to stop the show." It's now known what prompted his abrupt exit. His wife, Kim Kardashian West, was robbed and held at gunpoint in Paris, according to her spokesperson. 
Kanye West Stops His Meadows Fest Show Due To "Family Emergency"
Kanye West Stops His Meadows Fest Show Due To "Family Emergency" Oct 2, 2016 at 10:23pm
UPDATE: It's now known what prompted Kanye's sudden mid-show exit. Kim Kardashian was robbed and held at gunpoint at a private mansion in Paris, where she is for Paris Fashion Week. Read the full story here.  Original story below: 
First Look At Kanye West's Yeezy Season 4 Boots
First Look At Kanye West's Yeezy Season 4 Boots Sep 30, 2016 at 09:33am
Paris Fashion Week is off and running which means Kanye West is busy putting together another fashion show for the upcoming Yeezy Season 4 line. Among the items that will be showcased on the catwalk is the ordinary-looking Yeezy Season 4 boot. As spotted on the Yeezy Season 4 showroom in Paris, two colorways of the boots have been unveiled and both look like your average, everyday boots. However, their price suggests otherwise.
Gigi Hadid's Recent Attacker Kisses Kim Kardashian's Ass
Gigi Hadid's Recent Attacker Kisses Kim Kardashian's Ass Sep 28, 2016 at 02:08pm
As reported by TMZ, Kim Kardashian West has become the latest victim of Vitalii Sediuk, the Italian fashion weirdo who assaulted Gigi Hadid last week in Milan. In that previous incident, Sediuk grabbed Hadid and lifted her up off the ground before getting elbowed in the face hard by the model. This time around, Sediuk got down to the ground as Kardashian walked by and attempted to kiss her butt.
Pharrell, Metro Boomin, Possibly Kanye West To Appear On Post Malone's "Stoney"
Pharrell, Metro Boomin, Possibly Kanye West To Appear On Post Malone's "Stoney" Sep 28, 2016 at 12:36pm
During a recent interview with Real 92.3’s Bootleg Kev, Post Malone teased features that may appear on his upcoming debut album Stoney. “Justin [Bieber], Quavo, Kehlani. We’re working on some very special things. We got Pharrell on there,” he said. He also mentioned that he's been working with Kanye West and that we would "have to see" if those collaborations will make the album.
Kanye West Debuts Unreleased Yeezy Boost 350 V2 At Chance's Magnificent Coloring Day
Kanye West Debuts Unreleased Yeezy Boost 350 V2 At Chance's Magnificent Coloring Day Sep 26, 2016 at 12:02pm
Kanye West returned to his hometown of Chicago this past weekend as Chance The Rapper kicked off The Magnificent Coloring Day in the Windy City. Mr. West hit the stage early on in the day and debuted a brand new pair of Yeezy Boost 350 V2s for all of those in attendance and today we have a closer look at those unreleased Yeezys.
Watch Clips From Kanye West's Surprise Set At Magnificent Coloring Day
Watch Clips From Kanye West's Surprise Set At Magnificent Coloring Day Sep 25, 2016 at 01:37am
The first-ever Magnificent Coloring Day went down earlier today as the first music festival to ever be held at U.S. Cellular Field, home of the Chicago White Sox in the city's Southside. The lineup on the bill was easily one of the best of the season, featuring Lil Wayne, 2 Chainz, Lil Uzi Vert, Young Thug, Chance himself, and more. Though that didn't account for the unannounced special guests, one of whom proved to be a highlight of the festival: hometown hero Kanye West.
Adidas Yeezy Boost 350 V2 "Beluga" Launches Tomorrow
Adidas Yeezy Boost 350 V2 "Beluga" Launches Tomorrow Sep 23, 2016 at 04:45pm
Sporting a zebra-like pattern and a bright orange "solar red" streak across the primeknit upper, this new pair of "Beluga" Yeezy Boosts is hard to miss. In fact, it's one of the loudest pairs of Yeezys we've seen since Kanye West's partnership with Adidas.
Juicy J Announces New Single & Video With Kanye West: "Ballin"
Juicy J Announces New Single & Video With Kanye West: "Ballin" Sep 23, 2016 at 03:07pm
In the past four months, Juicy J has dropped an album -- Rude Awakening, as part of the TGOD Mafia -- as well as two solo mixtapes, the most recent one being #MUSTBENICE, released earlier this week. And he's got another thing comin' right around the corner. On Monday (Sept. 26), Juice will share his latest single, "Ballin," featuring Kanye West, which is set to arrive with an accompanying music video.
Charts Don't Lie: September 21
Charts Don't Lie: September 21 Sep 21, 2016 at 02:36pm
With six new releases taking up the top eleven spots on the Billboard 200, most hip hop records took a tumble on the charts this week. Drake and the Suicide Squad soundtrack each bounced up a spot, to #2 and #3 respectively, but everyone else on our list fell, aside from Kanye who stayed put at the #21 spot.  After debuting with the #1 album in the country, Travis Scott lands at #6 with Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight. Frank Ocean, Rihanna, Beyonce, and DJ Khaled stay within the top 20 with their newest releases.
Kanye West Calls Kid Cudi The Most Influential Artist Of The Past Ten Years
Kanye West Calls Kid Cudi The Most Influential Artist Of The Past Ten Years Sep 21, 2016 at 01:18am
It appears Kanye West has had a change heart since he angrily fired back at Kid Cudi’s response last week in Tampa Bay during his "Saint Pablo" Tour. On Tuesday night, the Chicago legend was in Houston for the latest stop of the "Saint Pablo" tour, where he had nothing but nice things to say about his former collaborator & G.O.O.D Music partner.
Kanye West Serenades Fan Whose Tattoo Brought Tears To His Eyes
Kanye West Serenades Fan Whose Tattoo Brought Tears To His Eyes Sep 18, 2016 at 04:01pm
A fan at Kanye West's Miami show by the name of Krystal may have had the best night of her life Saturday. The Ye stan who was in the general admission section of West's recent concert caught the rapper's eye with her "In Memory Of Donda West" shirt and, most notably, a tattoo inspired by the artwork from Kanye's 2010 single "Runaway."