Vic Mensa Feat. Kanye West "U Mad" Video
Vic Mensa Feat. Kanye West
Vic Mensa got arguably the biggest look of his career to date when Kanye West produced and rapped on his latest track, "U Mad," back in March. It'll be the first single on Mensa's upcoming album Traffic, and today, it gets a video.
New Kanye West Song Previewed In Win Butler Of Arcade Fire's DJ Set
We're not sure how he got a hold of it (perhaps it's the Tidal connection), but Win Butler of The Arcade Fire previewed some new music at his DJ set last night. Performing as DJ Windows 98 in his hometown of Montreal, Quebec, the celebrated songwriter slipped an unreleased Yeezy track into the mix. While there's no info on the song, the short clip already has us excited for the new record, which is closer to "All Day" than "Only One," with a little bit of "God Level" sprinkled in.
Watch Kanye West's New "I Want It All" Freestyle
Last night (May 16), Kanye west performed at PowerHouse 2015 in Anaheim, part of a lineup that included Ludacris, Ty Dolla $ign, Tinashe, and Nipsey Hussle. After performing "Heartless," from 2008's 808s & Heartbreak, producer Mike Dean continued the instrumental on the keys while Yeezy proceeded to debut a new verse, which is being titled "I Want It All." The verse shows Kanye at his most unhinged, screaming "I want it all" toward the end of the track.
Watch Kanye West, Ludacris, And More Perform Live At Powerhouse 2015
Tune in at 10ET to for a live stream of Power 106's "Powerhouse 2015" extravaganza in Anaheim's Honda Center, featuring performances from: Kanye West, Ludacris, Kid Ink, B.o.B., Tech N9ne, Ty Dolla $ign, G Eazy, Tinashe, Logic, Nipsey Hussle, and Casey Veggies.
Vic Mensa Speaks On Kanye West, Signing To Roc Nation
Here goes another sit-down with Vic Mensa, also from his NYC press run. In addition to chopping it up with Sway In The Morning, the Chicago native chopped it up with MTV.
Vic Mensa Freestyles On Sway In The Morning, Shares Advice From Jay Z
Vic Mensa is definitely coming up in the world, in part thanks to a major Kanye West co-sign (that includes a verse from Ye on his hard-hitting single "U Mad"). While Vic was in New York, he did the press rounds which included a visit to Sway In The Morning.
Kanye West & Dame Dash Present: "Too Honorable" (Trailer)
Kanye West & Dame Dash
Executively produced by Dame Dash and Kanye West, the official trailer for “Too Honorable” has now been released. The film, which is being dubbed a “mixtape movie”, will feature a star-studded cast consisting of names like Stacey Dash, Cam’ron, Smoke DZA, Styles P, Murda Mook, Oschino Vasquez, Nicholas Turturro, Michael Rispoli and more. Look for the film to be released digitally in a few weeks on May 25th. For now, peep the trailer above.
Skepta Talks Working With Kanye West & Earl Sweatshirt In Red Bull Music Academy Lecture
Historically, it's taken a lot for the American public to accept a UK rapper and popularize their music, but Skepta's broken the mold.
Word On The Street: Tidal
Ever since launching last month, the Jay Z-helmed streaming service Tidal has been a hot topic in the music world, whether due to its exclusive content or seemingly faltering level of usership.
Watch Vic Mensa Sign To Roc Nation
Back in February, Vic Mensa went from Freshmen to rising superstar after singing on Kanye West's "Wolves." He's now got 'Ye on his own record, "U Mad," and just last week, he signed to Jay Z's Roc Nation. And he hasn't even put out an album yet.
Amy Schumer Falls On Her Face In Front Of Kanye West & Kim Kardashian
TIME Magazine celebrated their list of the 100 most influential people on Tuesday with a gala in New York City. In attendance was Kanye West, who covered the TIME 100 issue, his wifey Kim Kardashian, and probably a long list of other celebrities. Comedian Amy Schumer was there too, and decided to have some fun by pretending to fall flat on her face in front of Ye and Kim.
Kanye West Performs "Only One" At The Time 100 Gala
Last week, Kanye West popped up on the prestigious cover spot on Time Magazine's yearly "Time 100" issue, which lists the publication's 100 most influential people in the world. Last night, he was on hand to rock the gala for the issue's launch.
Kanye West Turns Up In The Crowd At Drake's Coachella Set
Since Kanye West showed up onstage with The Weeknd on Saturday night, news of his presence at Coachella had spread around, and some lucky kids got to see him in the least likely of spots during Drake's headlining set: in the crowd. In the video above, acquired by Team Kanye Daily, we can see Mr. West (grinning ear-to-ear, no less) jumping around with his friends as Drizzy performs "Headlines."
Vince Staples Talks Corny Rappers Who Hide Behind Drugs & Money
At age 21, Vince Staples is one of the most exciting emcees on the West Coast. We're still waiting on the follow up to his fantastic debut EP Hell Can Wait, but after hearing him on Earl Sweatshirt's "Wool" as well as snippets of an upcoming collab with Future, we know he's gonna have a huge 2015.
Watch Kanye West's Surprise Performance In Armenia
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are over in Armenia at the moment touring Kim's ancestral homeland. Kanye is putting on a free concert for the Armenian faithful in the capital city of Yerevan. Tune in to watch it live or scroll to the beginning to watch the whole thing. So far he's performed a nice mix of the old cuts and new, actually seems happy to be there!!
Kanye West Sings "Hey Mama" To His Mother
Kanye West's mother, Donda West, has always been his biggest inspiration. Since her tragic passing in 2007, Kanye has gone on to name his charitable foundation as well as his creative agency (DONDA) after his deceased mother. Now you can see just how close the two were in this heartwarming video, shot in 2005, that shows Kanye singing "Hey Mama" to his adoring mother.
A-Trak Shares Updates On Low Pros, Cam'ron EP & Rome Fortune's Fool's Gold Debut
A-Trak is a busy man. He's gone from winning DJ championships across the world, to founding his own label, serving as Kanye West's touring DJ, founding his own label, Fool's Gold, and constantly working with artists of all different genres.
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.