Watch Jay Z's TIDAL Launch Announcement Live
Jay Z recently acquired European streaming giants, TIDAL and WiMP, and as of today, the two services will co-exist under the name TIDAL. The rapper and business mogul is making an announcement of the launch at 5 P.M. today, so tune in live to see exactly what Jay has in store for his new artist-friendly Spotify competitor.
The-Dream Says Kanye's Album Is "Probably Done"
"Single Ladies," "Throw It In The Bag," "Umbrella" -- pretty much everything The-Dream touches is audible gold. (Though he did produce that one Kim Kardashian song that was just a terrible idea.) With his sixth studio album Crown / Jewel set to be released later this year, The-Dream recently sat down with Complex to talk about his creative relationships with Rihanna, Kanye West, Pusha T, Jay-Z and Beyonce.
Meeting & Performing With Kanye West "The Other Day"
In a new video from 300 Ent., Fetty Wap opens up and talks about about his new deal with 300 Ent. that materialized after the release of his smash single "Trap Queen" and meeting and performing alongside Kanye West at the Roc City Classic in Brooklyn in February. This is not the first time we've heard the New Jersey-born and Zoo Gang-affiliated rapper talk about meeting Kanye, but it is always a pleasure to listen to the dude, who is surprisingly normal and humble and well-adjusted given his meteoric rise to stardom in the last seven months.
Hollywood Holt Talks Signing To G.O.O.D. Music, Kanye West & More
The month of March kicked off with some big news for a little-known Chicago rapper, Hollywood Holt. The rapper has been bubbling underneath the surface for a minute, however, he quickly elevated in the rap stratosphere with the announcement that he signed with G.O.O.D. Music. Now, it's time to play catch up.
Tyga "40 Mill" Video
With a single called "40 Mill," you would definitely expect a lavish music video. Tyga doesn't disappoint for the latest music video off his anticipated album The Gold Album, with a host of red luxury vehicles and a massive mansion in the hills. There are dozens of beautiful girls around the mansion and exotic animals, adding to the scenery, as well as shots of T-Raww and his crew on the roof of their Last Kings store in L.A.
Watch Vic Mensa Perform "Wolves" In Chicago
The last time we heard "Wolves" live was when Kanye West, with Vic Mensa and Australian singer Sia at his side, officially debuted the song in an epic performance during SNL's 40th anniversary show. "Wolves" has since propelled 21-year-old Vic Mensa into the mainstream eye, and last night, during a last-minute surprise show in his hometown of Chicago, he showed he can perform the So Help Me God track just fine on his own.
Wale Previews Kanye West Collaboration On Snapchat
The Album About Nothing is dropping at the end of this month, and as far as we know, there's no Kanye West collaboration on the LP, but a snapchat the rapper released this weekend confirms the two have been in the lab together.
Wale Previews New Song With Kanye West
Wale & Kanye West
Wale took to Snapchat to share footage from his recent GOOD Music studio session with Kanye West in Paris. During the session Wale proclaimed on Twitter that Kanye was a "real live genius." The song previewed in the footage is the latest morsel of evidence that suggest that Kanye's next album will feature less rapping and more singing.
Kanye West Calls Drake An "Amazing Sparring Partner"
Kanye West sat down for an interview with a French publication, Clique, while he was out in France during Paris Fashion Week. The constant innovator spoke on Drake, calling him an "amazing sparring partner," and going on to detail how Drake's success streak encouraged him to go back in the studio and step up his game.
French Montana Talks Kanye West's "All Day" & The Kardashians
French Montana has been in the public eye (and the gossip headlines) a bit more than usual, thanks to an on-again off-again fling with Khloe Kardashian. During a recent visit to Power 106's The Cruz Show, the rapper fielded questions about The Kardashians, and specifically, a question about the questions about the Kardashians. Yeah it's like question inception.
BTS: Kanye West In Studio Creating "All Day" With Diddy
Kanye West Feat. Diddy
Revolt TV got their hands on some footage from Kanye West and Diddy's studio session where they created the rambunctious new single "All Day," off Ye's new album So Help Me God. The long-anticipated single was finally debuted in CDQ two weeks ago.
Big Sean Feat. Drake & Kanye West "Blessings" Video
Big Sean Feat. Drake & Kanye West
Big Sean's "Blessings" was essentially the conformation that Dark Sky Paradise was going to be something special. The single has taken off, to the point that the video almost seemed overdue. Luckily, Sean has provided us with the highly anticipated visual today, and it's clear that the very stylish clip was not rushed. The influence of Kanye West is apparent, with some very surreal and artistic imagery taking the front seat of the video. Darren Craig directs on this one, and we feel we may be seeing more of him once Ye's videos start dropping.
Kanye West Performs "Only One" On The Jonathan Ross Show
Another day, another Kanye West TV performance.
Go Backstage Before Kanye West's "All Day" Performance At The 2015 Brit Awards
Last week, Kanye West debuted his newest single "All Day" at the 2015 Brit Awards. On stage, 'Ye was joined by Vic Mensa, U.K. grime legend Skepta, and Allan Kingdom and Theophilus London, both of whom feature on the song. 'Ye and his massive entourage, everyone in all-black, storm the stage with flamethrowers in a spectacle that left Taylor Swift, and many others, stunned.
Velous Speaks On Co-Producing Kanye West's "All Day"
One the dust settled around Kanye West's explosive BRIT awards performance of "All Day," we learned that in addition Allan Kingdom and Theophilus London's guest appearances, the song was co-produced by French Montana and Velous. Today, MTV caught up with the Coke Boy to get his story of the song's creation.
Kanye West Performs "Only One" On Swedish TV
It looks like Kanye West decided to stick around Europe for a bit after he personified the flame emoji... err... performed his new song "All Day" at the BRIT awards the other day. This time, he headed north to Sweden to perform "Only One" on the nation's TV show "Skavlan."
Watch Ep. 1 Of Dame Dash & Kanye West's "Loisaidas"
Dame Dash Feat. Kanye West
Dame Dash and Kanye West teamed up as executive producers for a new film endeavor helmed by Damon, a video series called "Loisaidas." The first episode hit the web yesterday, and sets the mood for what to expect from the rest of the season. "Loisaidas" takes place in Harlem, New York, and looks at crime and street life in the city. You can expect a few of Dame's rapper friends to make an appearance, including Murda Mook, The Lox, Smoke DZA and Dame himself.
Big Sean On Larry King
In an effort to promote his new album Dark Sky Paradise, Big Sean paid a visit to Larry King Now and answered questions on a variety of topics. Several 1-minute clips from the interview have been uploaded to YouTube, which includes Larry King asking Sean if he'll marry Ariana Grande (resulting in an semi-awkward pause).