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Top Tracks: July 18 - July 24
Top Tracks: July 18 - July 24 Jul 25, 2016 at 05:59pm
Last week, Chance The Rapper, Big Sean, Future, and Mike Will Made It all found themselves victims of unauthorized leaks, and subsequently spoke out about the all-too-common occurrence in the music industry.
Kanye West Stars In New "Music Meets Fashion" Balmain Campaign
Kanye West Stars In New "Music Meets Fashion" Balmain Campaign Jul 25, 2016 at 01:33pm
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian West took center stage last year as part of Balmain's Spring 2015 campaign and now the French fashion house has brought back Mr. West for their brand new Fall campaign.  Early images from the upcoming Fall campaign have been posted to the Balmain instagram account in which Kanye, wearing his fit from the 2016 Met Gala, stars alongside Joan Smalls. A collection of eery videos also hint at what's in store, you can check those out below. 
Amber Rose Responds To Kanye's "Famous" Video, Discusses Fan Hookups With The Game
Amber Rose Responds To Kanye's "Famous" Video, Discusses Fan Hookups With The Game Jul 23, 2016 at 04:12pm
Amber Rose is leaving no topic off the table on her new VH1 talk show, delving deep into the Kanye West and Taylor Swift conflict in her new episode, despite not being "the biggest fan of Kanye.""I was next to him at the VMAs [in 2009]," she said, reminding the audience that she experience the original Taylor Swift interruption first hand. "I remember the repercussions ... He was so remorseful, I mean he really felt so bad, because it wasn't about Taylor. It was about Beyonce and her video. We all know that Beyonce should have won that. It's no shade."
Taylor Swift Reportedly Believes Kanye West Committed A Felony
Taylor Swift Reportedly Believes Kanye West Committed A Felony Jul 20, 2016 at 09:36am
Taylor Swift is furious that Kim Kardashian leaked her phone conversation with Kanye West in which she approves the line on The Life of Pablo single "Famous": "I feel like me and Taylor might still have sex / Why? I made that bitch famous."
Nas, Kanye West, Pusha T, & Jeremih To Appear On "The Land" Soundtrack
Nas, Kanye West, Pusha T, & Jeremih To Appear On "The Land" Soundtrack Jul 19, 2016 at 06:43pm
On July 29th, Mass Appeal and IFC Films will debut their new film "The Land," a tale of a gang of Cleveland skateboarders who enter the high-stakes molly game to pay tournament fees. The 14-track. OST will be made available on the same day. The tracklist was announced Tuesday -- appearances from Kanye West, Pusha T, Jeremih, Erykah Badu, French Montana, Machine Gun Kelly, Nas, who executive produced the film, and many more. Check it out below.
Taylor Swift May Not Be Able To Take Any Legal Action Against Kanye West
Taylor Swift May Not Be Able To Take Any Legal Action Against Kanye West Jul 19, 2016 at 11:21am
Yesterday reports circulated about a letter that Taylor Swift fired off to Kanye West a few months back, trying to get ahead of any possible phone recording leak, the singer threatened possible legal action should the video recording from their "Famous" lyric discussion surface online.
Kim Kardashian Shares Footage Of Kanye West & Taylor Swift's "Famous" Phone Call
Kim Kardashian Shares Footage Of Kanye West & Taylor Swift's "Famous" Phone Call Jul 18, 2016 at 12:21am
UPDATE: And just like that, Taylor Swift has responded to the potentially incriminating footage that Kim posted to her Snapchat. She shared a written iPhone note to her Instagram, along with the caption, "That moment when Kanye West secretly records your phone call, then Kim posts it on the Internet. Indeed, though she can be heard approving of most of the "Famous" lines that implicate her, she specifically takes issue with being called "that bitch," rightly arguing that Kanye never mentioned that lyric in the footage.
Kim Kardashian Calls Out Taylor Swift For Lying About "Famous" Lyrics
Kim Kardashian Calls Out Taylor Swift For Lying About "Famous" Lyrics Jul 14, 2016 at 05:17pm
It took Taylor Swift a few years to forgive Kanye West after he famously mortified her at the 2009 VMAs, but until recently, it was thought that they were the best of friends. That was until Kanye released The Life of Pablo and namedropped Taylor on the lead single, "Famous," in a manner that many took to be offensive: "For all my Southside n*ggas that know me best / I feel like me and Taylor might still have sex / Why? I made that bitch famous.
ScHoolboy Q's "Blank Face LP" By The Numbers
ScHoolboy Q's "Blank Face LP" By The Numbers Jul 14, 2016 at 01:14pm
ScHoolboy Q's Blank Face LP is the kind of album that requires multiple listens, and close listens at that, the kind where you are really doing nothing else besides listening to the music-- that's actually a difficult feat in today's day and age of millennial constantly-wired-multi-taskers.
Jay Z Shares "Songs For Survival" TIDAL Playlist
Jay Z Shares "Songs For Survival" TIDAL Playlist Jul 11, 2016 at 10:27am
The recent wave of police shootings and ensuing protests inspired Jay Z to release a new single "Spiritual." He followed that up over the weekend with a 24-track playlist called "Songs for Survival."
Drake & Kanye West React To The Death Of Alton Sterling
Drake & Kanye West React To The Death Of Alton Sterling Jul 6, 2016 at 11:56pm
Following the death of 37-year old Alton Sterling, who was senselessly gunned down by ANOTHER police officer in Baton Rouge, Louisiana this week, the hip-hop community has once again expressed their incredible outrage & disbelief on the matter.
Ray J Might Be The First Person To Sue Kanye West Over “Famous” Video
Ray J Might Be The First Person To Sue Kanye West Over “Famous” Video Jul 6, 2016 at 10:24pm
It appears Kanye’s “wish” to be sued over the controversial “Famous” video may actually come true. According to reports & the latest edition of Heat Magazine,  Ray J & his manager, David Weintraub, are considering taking legal action against the G.O.O.D.
Top 5 2 Chainz Features Of 2016
Top 5 2 Chainz Features Of 2016 Jul 6, 2016 at 04:08pm
2012 was a monumental year for 2 Chainz, as the rapper's titular ad-lib was impossible to escape, whether on his countless features or massively successful solo singles. After release of his debut album under his new pseudonym (never forget his long stint as Tity Boi), Chainz became a little less omni-present, instead choosing to broaden his range and make a bid as an album artist. This phase made for some of his best work to date, including the eternally underrated BOATS II, and his experimental Freebase EP.
Gucci Mane Reveals "Everybody Looking" Tracklist
Gucci Mane Reveals "Everybody Looking" Tracklist Jul 6, 2016 at 10:12am
The tracklist for Gucci Mane's Everybody Looking has been made available courtesy of Amazon. The album comprises of 14 songs with features from Kanye West and Young Thug.
Here's Your Chance To Work For Kanye West's Adidas Yeezy Line
Here's Your Chance To Work For Kanye West's Adidas Yeezy Line Jul 5, 2016 at 12:19pm
Last week Adidas and Kanye West announced a new partnership that will give even more focus to the Yeezy line, with a team of designers and project managers strictly dedicated to all things Yeezy. Naturally, this means Adidas need to hire some people for the new job openings. 
4th Of July Playlist
4th Of July Playlist Jul 4, 2016 at 03:10pm
However you may feel about the Fourth of July, chances are you'll be spending at least part of your day off with friends and family, watching some fireworks, and very importantly, listening to music. There's no better way to celebrate than with some great tunes -- as even President Obama will be spending the evening taking in a White House concert performance from Janelle Monae and Kendrick Lamar this evening. As there will be many barbecues to soundtrack today, we've put together a Spotify playlist with some of our favorite summer records from 2016 so far.