Tyga Says Young Money Is "Holding Me Hostage," Threatens To Leak Album
Tyga is not happy. In a series of tweets fired off just minutes ago, the Young Money (for now) rapper said his album's "been done, and that his label is "holding [him] hostage." He repped his Last Kings brand, quoted 2Pac and responded to Mack Maine in the series of tweets, which you can view below. Gold album been done. my label holding me hostage so i can't release nothing. might just leak it for my fans then let them make $ off it.
Kanye West, Diddy, French Montana And More Show Up To The Weeknd's L.A. Show
The Weeknd's huge, successful "King Of The Fall" tour comes to a close tonight in San Francisco, and last night might have been the tour's biggest show yet. Kicking off with a Schoolboy Q set that included surprise performances from Tinashe and BJ The Chicago Kid, the concert in L.A. brought out a ton of Abel Tesfaye's famous fans.
Big Sean Talks "I Don't Fuck With You," Confirms Kanye To Appear On New Album
Big Sean called into Whoo Kid's "The Whoolywood Shuffle" to wish the host a happy birthday. Never one to pass up an opportunity to get the latest exclusives, Whoo proceeded to interview Sean about his upcoming project. To start off, Whoo and company get to asking about Sean's latest hit "I Don't Fuck With You." Confirming that the song isn't aimed at anyone in particular despite rumors, Sean reaffirmed that it's about anyone who happens to get on his bad side. "It goes to a lot of people," he began. "Who ever I don't fuck with, I still don't fuck with you."
G.O.O.D. Music's Malik Yusef Describes Kanye West's New Album
Last we heard concerning Kanye West's new album was that no, it wasn't entirely finished despite what Theophilus London had us believe. If you really want the low-down of all the things we know about the upcoming highly-anticipated much-rumored album, you can read this.
According To Theophilus London, Kanye West's New Album Isn't Done Yet
Last week, Theophilus London found himself receiving more attention from the media than he ever had in his career, all because of hints he was offering about Kanye West's new album. First tweeting that he had heard the album three times in Paris, London then added that he was "on it," "even the single," which clearly implied that the album was completed. After all, he didn't say "heard a rough cut of Kanye's album."
Kanye West & Kim Kardashian Reportedly Booed At Paris Fashion Week Event
As we've seen with Kanye West related news stories -- especially recently -- things often get blown out of proportion. The latest headline being circulated is that he and Kim Kardashian were booed at a Lanvin show during Paris fashion week. Some footage of the show has emerged, and while the booing seems pretty minimal from this particular video (it almost seems like it may just be one guy), Kanye does address the photographers' negative reaction to he and Kim's arrival, allegedly because they were assumed to have entered the event 40 minutes late.
10 Things We Know About The New Kanye West Album
Yeezy Season is about to bestow itself upon us very soon, folks. Twenty people in Paris have heard Ye's new album and he also told the students of Los Angeles Trade Technical College that he's now "waiting" for it to come out, implying that it's pretty much in the hands of Def Jam as we speak.
Kim Kardashian Tackled During Paris Fashion Week, Kanye & Kim Ramp Up Security
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are ramping up security for Paris Fashion Week after Kim was tackled by a "crazy man" during one of the week's events. Kim, Kanye and Kris Jenner arrived at a fashion show Thursday when several hundred people, including a large group of photographers, squeezed around their vehicle to watch them arrive. As Kim exited the limo, the attacker lunged at her, tackling her legs and trying to knock her to the ground.
Perfect Posse Cuts
Today, a "posse cut" is more or less a marketing scheme. For a record label, what easier way is there to sell a single than by getting all of the biggest artists of the time and putting them on one song? It's like The Avengers for rap fans! For this list, we attempt to illustrate the evolution of hip-hop's sound over time. Beginning in the late 1980s and carry through to today, the posse cuts found here are presented in chronological order for direct comparison to songs of rap music's past.
Kanye West Played His Entire Album In Paris Last Night
Kanye West is keeping his upcoming album top-secret (which seems to be a thing these days), however it appears as though the album is complete and awaiting release.
Photos: North West Sits Front Row With Kim Kardashian & Kanye West At Paris Fashion Week
With Paris Fashion Week going down this week, you knew the Kardashian-West family were going to be making an appearance, but did you expect to see baby North West sitting right with them front row? Well it happened. While at the Balenciaga’s S/S 2015 runway show, Kanye and Kim decided to bring baby North West to her very first fashion show Wednesday evening. Similar to her parents threads, North West was draped in all black, while rocking her dad’s “Yeezus” tour t-shirt, and a leather skirt over some tights.
Jay Electronica To Appear On Common's "Kingdom" Remix [Update: Remix Debuts At AAHH!Fest]
Jay Electronica has emerged from hiding to appear at AAHH!Fest in Chicago alongside some of hip-hop's finest. Prior to his set, Elec spoke briefly with Revolt TV about the festival and his upcoming work, specifically a remix he recorded alongside AAHH!Fest's co-sponsor Common. Claiming a remix to Com's "Kingdom" single has already been produced, Elec also commended the song's originator his efforts alongside Kanye West in creating the music festival.
Kanye West Surprises Fans At AAHH!Fest In Chicago
This has been a pretty heavy news day for Mr. West.
Seth Rogen & James Franco Detail Kanye West's Reaction To "Bound 2" Parody
Seth Rogen and James Franco are out and about promoting their highly-controversial new film The Interview. Talking backstage at "The Tonight Show," Franco detailed Kanye West's reaction to the parody video that he and Rogen produced late last year.
Kanye West Teaches Fashion For Community Service
"Yeezy taught me" has gone from a quote to a job description for Mr. Kanye West. According to reports, Kanye is now serving his court-ordered 250 hours of community service at L.A.
Kanye West Responds To Media Attention Surrounding His Wheelchair Comments
Kanye West hasn't been much for ranting these days, but he still managed to get the media all up in arms when he urged fans at an Australia "Yeezus" show to stand up, only to find out one of the fans was in a wheelchair.
Big Sean Talks Roc Nation Deal & His Allegiance To GOOD Music
Big Sean had a big week, announcing a management partnership with Roc Nation, followed by releasing 4 tracks at once. He sat down with Complex this weekend to update them on everything he's doing right now, from the details of the deal, to his situation with GOOD, as well as hinting at some of his next moves. Check out of few excerpts from the sit-down below.
Kanye West Gives Fan With Prosthetic Leg A Pass To Remain Seated During His Show [Update: More Footage Surfaces]
Kanye West looks for maximum crowd participation at his shows, recently calling for moshpits at his Made In America festival performance. During a concert in Sydney, Australia, Ye was looking for a similar level of engagement, stopping the show when he noticed a few fans weren't standing during the triumphant, "Good Life".
Big Sean Was Still With Naya Rivera When He Recorded "I Don't Fuck With You"
Big Sean surprised fans with four new tracks earlier this week, and so far the favorite among the bunch is the DJ Mustard, Kanye West, and DJ Dahi-produced, "I Don't Fuck With You". Coming off of a high profile break up with Glee star Naya Rivera recently, the ex-skewering track seemed to have the actress in its crosshairs, but Sean revealed to MTV it was actually written while they were together, well, most of it was.
Tyga Unveils Artwork For Kanye West-Produced Single "40 Mill"
Back in January we saw a photo surface online of Tyga and Kanye West working together in the studio on what appeared to be new music. Well with Tyga’s new album, The Gold Album: 18th Dynasty, right around the corner, it appears Tyga is about ready to let the world hear what the two cooked up.