Kanye West News

 
  • Cover of Kanye West To Premiere New Music Video On "The Ellen Show" Next Week [Update: "Bound 2" Video Will Star Kim Kardashian]
     It appears that Kanye West is back with another one of his advanced marketing strategies, kind of.
  • Cover of Close Detailed Look At Nike Air Yeezy II "Red October"
    The Nike Air Yeezy II "Red October" is the most polarizing sneaker in recent memory, spurring all types of "Red October" this and "Red October" that.
  • Cover of Tech N9ne Says He Wants To Work With Eminem & Get Beats From Kanye West
    We recently heard Tech N9ne go crazy (and spit super fast) on Hopsin's "Rip Your Heart Out," which is just one of several collaborations the two rappers have done together.The same day "Rip Your Heart Out" dropped, we hit up DJ Skee's Skee Live show and got to talk to Tech about his music and who else he'd like to wor
  • Cover of Azealia Banks Says That Her & Kanye West "Are Like The Same Person"
    Azealia Banks is always one to start controversy, so we're not sure if that's what she is looking to do with the latest quotes from a recent interview with ELLE Magazine.
  • Cover of Kanye West & 2 Chainz Perform At Leonardo DiCaprio's Birthday Party
    Celebrity and lover of rap Leonardo DiCaprio was celebrating his birthday out in New York City last night, at TAO Downtown, and 2 Chainz was among the guests at the event, where he also took the stage to perform some of his hit tracks for the birthday boy.
  • Cover of Yeezus Ticket Giveaway: See Kanye West And Kendrick Lamar [Update: New Show Dates]
    THE RULES ARE SIMPLE:1) Follow HotNewHipHop on Facebook + Twitter Follow @hotnewhiphop // 2) Enter the comment below: "@HotNewHipHop, send me to Yeezus in  CITY NAME! "Make sure to '@' the HotNewHipHop Facebook page in your comment.
  • Cover of Film Director Guillermo Del Toro Praises Kanye West, Expresses Interest In Working With Him
    In a recent interview with The Daily Beast, Mexican film director Guillermo Del Toro (who's responsible for such films as Hellboy, Pan's Labyrinth, Blade II and Pacific Rim), expressed his admiration for Kanye West and revealed that they plan on collaborating, eventually.
  • Cover of Q-Tip Criticizes Kanye West For Using Confederate Flag On Tour Merch
    The past few days Kanye West has caught some flack for his use of the confederate flag on his "Yeezus" tour merchandise.
  • Cover of Jay Z Sued For Copyright Infringement Over "Run This Town" Sample
    Looks like the Barney's controversy isn't the only issue Jay Z is dealing with. 4 years after the fact, Hov has been hit with a lawsuit over his hit single, "Run This Town" from The Blueprint 3. 
  • Cover of Kanye West Pleads Not Guilty In Battery Case
    The case in Kanye West's alleged assault of a photographer is still going. A couple of weeks ago, 'Ye was ordered to stay at least 10 feet away from the paparazzo in question, and has now plead not guilty to the charges of criminal battery and attempted grand theft.
  • Cover of Kanye West To Appear In David Blaine's New ABC Magic Special
     It appear Kanye West is going to be hitting the small screen again soon. This time, it’s not for ‘Keeping Up With The Kardashians’, but for David Blaine’s upcoming 90-minute special "Real or Magic".
  • Cover of Kanye West's "Yeezus" Tour To Resume Next Week, Multiple Dates Cancelled
    After many postponed dates, Kanye West has finally announced that the Yeezus tour will resume on November 16th in Philadelphia. Unfortunately, this means that Chicago, Toronto, and Detroit dates have been rescheduled, and Vancouver, Denver, Columbus, Montreal, Minneapolis, and St.
  • Cover of Kanye West Feels Miley Cyrus Should've Twerked More At The VMAs
    As if Miley Cyrus' infamous teddy bear twerk fest at the MTV Video Music Awards wasn't shocking enough, Yeezus himself has now expressed the belief that she should've twerked MORE during the performance. 
  • Cover of Kanye West's Second Stop On "Yeezus" Tour In Vancouver Postponed [Update: Chicago Dates Postponed]
    More news of a concert postponement in recent days, following that of Drake's "Would You Like A Tour?" show in Philedelphia, the second stop on Kanye West's "Yeezus" tour has been cancelled.
  • Cover of Lyrics Of The Week: September 25-31
    We're back, folks. There's quite a bit of repetition in the game these days, and specific bars are often overlooked. This is an opportunity to take a closer listen and really consider what these artists have to say. We encourage your opinions.
  • Cover of Kanye Rocks Red October Yeezy IIs In Celeb Kicks Of The Week
    Usher may have shown off the best kicks of the year when he posted a picture of his birthday gift.
  • Cover of 20 References To Horror Flicks In Hip-Hop
    As we've mentioned in previous features, the inspiration rappers draw from film can't be denied, and horror movies are no exception.
  • Cover of Kanye West & DONDA Debut G.O.O.D. Music Clothing Collection
     Want to dress like Kanye or Big Sean without having to break your wallet? Well, today is your lucky day as Kanye West and his Donda team have expanded the G.O.O.D. Music brand by opening up a merchandise store.
  • Cover of Childish Gambino Describes Kanye West As A Prophet & Feels A$AP Rocky Sneak Dissed Him
    In a new interview with FUSE, Childish Gambino (aka Donald Glover) spoke on his new album Because The Internet, his writing process, his perception of Kanye West and A$AP Rocky and more. 
  • Cover of Kanye West Has Patented His Seven Screen "Immersive Audio/Video Experience"
    You may remember the exclusive screening of Kanye West's Cruel Summer film at 2012's Cannes Film Festival. The screening took place in a custom-made 7 screen theatre, designed with New York architecture firm OMA, and designer Shohei Shigematsu.
  • Cover of Kanye West Says Kim Kardashian Is More Influential Than Michelle Obama
    If there is one thing Kanye West is not shy about talking about, it's his love for Kim Kardashian. He's gone on at length in many a interview about how it was love at first sight with Kimmy K and so a marriage proposal seemed inevitable.
  • Cover of Hopsin Explains Dissing Kanye West & Kendrick Lamar
    Hopsin raised some eyebrows when he went at both Kendrick Lamar and Kanye West, seemingly out of nowhere, on his recent track, "Hop Is Back". Up until this point, the Funk Volume rapper had not spoken on the comments from the track. Hop spoke to HipHopDX on his true feelings towards the two rappers.
  • Cover of Kanye West Speaks On Confederate Flag Merch, Praises Kendrick Lamar & Tyler, The Creator
  • Cover of Live Stream Of Kanye West's Interview With Power 106
    Kanye West is currently on-air with Big Boy's Neighbhorhood on Power 106 in Los Angeles. Hear him talk about his upcoming wedding, Kim Kardashian, paparazzi, his daughter North West and much more...Big Boy is even getting Kanye to freestyle for him! "Paparazzi I'm like the Nazi to 'em..I'm not Bill Cosby to 'em."
  • Cover of Kanye West Opens "Yeezus Tour" Pop-Up Shop In L.A.
    Kanye West really wants you to buy his t-shirts. The aspiring fashion designer recently made his 80's metal-inspired merch available to purchase through PacSun, and has now launched a pop-up shop in LA where more of his clothing will be available.
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