Childish Gambino, Cuba Gooding Jr. & More Read 2016’s Best Celebrity Tweets
Twitter had a very solid 2016, at the expense of… well, everyone. With the year coming to a close, it’s the perfect time to look back on the most insightful and hilarious tweets from celebrities. GQ added a twist by asking their choices for 2016’s best actors to read the tweets, and guess who made them. Unsurprisingly, Kanye West’s all caps Twitter barrages were easy to spot. Donald Glover, who is releasing an album next week but is all but silent on Twitter, reads a few different tweets.
Kanye West & John Legend’s 2004 Tim Westwood Freestyle
To celebrate the 8-year anniversary of Kanye West’s 808s & Heartbreaks LP, Tim Westwood decided to dig into the vaults for this week’s #TBT & share some unreleased footage of Kanye West spitting some bars while overseas in London back in 2004.
Kanye West Pauses Concert When He Sees Kevin Durant In The Mosh Pit
Kevin Durant and the Golden State Warriors will help kick off the NBA's opening night tomorrow with a primetime matchup against the Spurs at Oracle Arena but last night KD was savoring the final minutes of the off-season, taking in a Kanye West concert live from the mosh pit.
Juicy J Feat. Kanye West "Ballin" Video
Juicy J Feat. Kanye West
A day after seeing a world premiere on Beats 1 radio, Juicy J has shared the video to his new Kanye West-featuring single, "Ballin." Kanye's contributions to the song -- limited to three words on the hook -- were initially underwhelming, though he shows up in much of the new video, donning new Yeezy apparel. The video was premiered at a TIDAL-hosted event on Monday (Sept. 26), and it's now available to watch exclusively through the streaming service.
Kim Kardashian: Kanye Gave Me An Adidas-Engraved Ring After Signing New Deal
Advertising Week 2016 in New York is off and running, and among the many speakers invading the Big Apple this week is none other than Kim Kardashian-West. While speaking on stage at The Girls' Lounge dinner, she gave some details about the enormous 20-carat ring that Mr. West gave her not long ago. Yes, this is a separate rock from the 15-carat Lorraine Schwartz engagement ring that he gave her.
Teyana Taylor Talks Kanye West, "Fade" & Marriage On “Wendy”
It appears The Game wasn’t the only one to stop by the Wendy Williams Show this week, who by the way revealed the three Kardashian sisters he apparently slept with (see here). G.O.O.D. Music songstress Teyana Taylor also paid a visit to the daytime talk show on Tuesday afternoon for a new interview. Chopping it up for over 7 minutes, Teyana talked about her hot new cameo in Kanye West’s “Fade” video, wedding ring, delivering her baby at home, her love life & “husband” Iman Shumpert, and more. Check it out above.
Sampha "Blood On Me" Video
With his debut album Process just around the corner, Sampha is about to break through as the full fledged star that the world has known he is for some time. As a tool of hype and creative engagement, the British singer has released the video for his latest single "Blood On Me." In the clip, Sampha navigates a surreal land of wheat fields and horse races. Not to ruin the clip's narrative, but Sampha ends with an eerie plant growing out of chest - definitely worth a watch just for that.
The Adventures Of Pablo: Kanye West Speaks In W Magazine Clip
As previously reported, Kanye West blessed W Magazine with his sacred likeness. To keep W's hot streak going, they just released footage of their conversation (or rather, monologue) with "the god," and like all Kanye videos, the litness is off the charts. Want a quote? We'll give you a quote: "Shut the fuck up - I will fucking laser you with alien eyes and explode your fucking head."
Fan Attempts To Climb On Kanye West’s Floating Stage
Kanye West’s floating stage has been the highlight & focal point of his Saint Pablo Tour, having received great reviews & write-ups from publications like Rolling Stone, USA Today, &
James Corden Parodies Kanye West's "Fade" Video
The video choreographer behind Kanye West's "Fade" described the video as "absolute black magic." Late night host James Corden has applied his own British magic to the video with a parody entitled "Don't Exercise In Kanye West's Gym."
Watch Kanye West's Full 2016 VMAs Speech [Transcript Included]
Kanye West was granted four minutes at Sunday's VMAs to do anything he wanted. Many hoping for a repeat of his epic Vanguard speech at last year's VMAs, and he did not disappoint.
Kanye West "Fade" Video
Last week, it was reported that MTV would give Kanye West free reign during his allotted time slot at this year's VMAs. There was much speculation on what he might have in store. Upon taking the stage, he announced that he would be using his opportunity to preside over the stage to debut the new music video to "Fade," the second video to be taken off his February album The Life of Pablo, following the controversial "Famous" visual, which Kanye addressed during his intro speech.
Joey Bada$$ Recites Kanye West's McDonald's Poem
Frank Ocean's 200-plus page "Boys Don't Cry" zine includes poetry from Ocean himself, Tyler, the Creator, and Kanye West. Kanye's poem "The McDonald's Man" was at once unexpected and unsurprising. The man grows more eccentric every day.
Word On The Street: Should Kanye West Perform At The Super Bowl?
We hit the streets to find out if people in the real world support the Twitter movement to get Kanye West to perform at the Halftime Show of Super Bowl 51. People weren't as enthusiastic as his online supporters, but everyone gave Mr. West a begrudging respect.
Kanye West Feat. Vic Mensa & Sia "Wolves" Video
Kanye West Feat. Vic Mensa & Sia
After breaking the internet with his controversial clip for "Famous," Kanye West has returned with another video for The Life Of Pablo's "Wolves." The video features the most recent version of the song, including guest appearances from Vic Mensa and Sia, who both appear in the video, as does Kanye's wife Kim Kardashian. In collaboration with Balmain, the black-and-white Steven Klein-directed video also features an assortment of models doing something of a runway show. Other notable appearances in the video include Alessandra Ambrosio, Kylie Jenner, Cindy Crawford, and more.
Drake Brings Out Kanye West In Chicago
Drake is quickly making his “Summer Sixteen Tour” a “don’t-miss” event. On Wednesday night, the 6 God decided to bring out a very special guest in Kanye West for his Chicago stop of his tour. The Chicago legend took the stage to help Drizzy perform their collab “Pop Style,” before he later went on to address the Taylor Swift x Kim Kardashian feud. "Now y'all can know the truth & can't nobody talk shit about Ye no more" he says.
Word On The Street: Kanye West Vs. Taylor Swift "Famous" Dispute
The craziest shit to go down last week in hip-hop, and in all of entertainment, really, was the surprise airing of the "Famous" phone call between Kanye West and Taylor Swift, which had only been a rumor until last weekend.
50 Cent Says Kanye West & Donald Trump Would Be Equally Terrible Presidents
50 Cent is in the midst of a promotion run for Season 3 of his Starz show "Power," which debuts on July 17th. Last night he stopped by 'Conan' to discuss a variety of topics, among them the prospect of a Kanye West presidency. 50 said he would like to see Kanye run for president, though he tempered his enthusiasm by adding that he thinks 'Ye and Donald Trump would be similarly effective in the position.
Kanye West & Desiigner Turn Up Together In The Hamptons
Kanye West Feat. Desiigner
On Monday night, footage of Desiigner and fellow G.O.O.D. Music CEO Kanye West surfaced online of the two turning up together in the Hamptons. Thanks to the several snapchat stories captured by Kanye’s cousin Ricky Anderson, the footage shows Kanye, who was rockin all white, & Desiigner dancing around to their own records in a front small crowd, including TLOP’s “Pt. 2” & “Freestyle Pt. 4.” And as always, Desiigner’s energy & facial expressions is hilariously unmatched. Check out the footage above.
Francis And The Lights Feat. Kanye West & Bon Iver "Friends" Video
Francis And The Lights Feat. Kanye West & Bon Iver
Though they've worked with Drake, much of the hip-hop world was introduced to Francis and the Lights, led by Francis Farewell Starlite, through Chance the Rapper's Coloring Book, as the band produced the Jeremih-featuring "Summer Friends" and contributed to the tracks "All We Got" and "Same Drugs." The group has now unveiled a new piece of its own -- simply called "Friends" -- and it comes with a video starring Kanye West. The track features Bon Iver, who has frequently collaborated with Kanye and to whom Starlite has been compared.