Chance The Rapper Covers Kanye West's "Family Business"
Chance The Rapper
Kanye West's influence on young Chicagoan Chance the Rapper has been well-documented. And after Chance became a father last week, he thought it was time to add College Dropout classic "Family Business" to his live repertoire.
The Game On Hot 97
The Game is currently in NYC, as you might have noticed. The rapper is pumping out the press for his highly anticipated follow-up to his phenomenal debut, The Documentary. The album is slated for release on October 9th, and it was just revealed yesterday that The Documentary 2 is actually a double disc-- Game does reveal this at the end of this Hot 97 interview too.
Kanye West Talks Yeezy Season 2, Fatherhood, & The Possibility Of A Season 3 With Andre Leon Talley
Following the presentation of his Yeezy Season 2 Collection at NYFW on Wedesday, the man himself, Kanye West, took time out his busy schedule to sit down with Vogue contributing editor André Leon Talley for a brief interview. Chopping it up for just under two minutes, Yeezy talked about the new line, fatherhood, big booties, intentions behind the second collection, and more. He even hinted that season 3 will be back in New York next year. Check all that and more in the brief chat above.
Word On The Street: Vote Kanye For President In 2020?
"I have decided in 2020 to run for president." With these fateful words, Kanye West announced his candidacy for the highest office in the land and dropped the mic on the VMAs, leaving the rest of us to imagine exactly what sort of president he'd be. A Reagan or a Truman? Or a Lincoln?
Amy Schumer & Talib Kweli Perform Kanye West's "Get 'Em High"
Out of Kanye West's entire catalog, "Get 'Em High" might be one of the most fun songs to rap along to. It's also one of the most likely that someone who's not necessarily a huge rap fan might know the words to. Amy Schumer decided to bust out some rhymes from the track at a recent event that found her alongside Talib Kweli on stage.
The Weeknd "Tell Your Friends" Video (Prod. By Kanye West)
After previewing Kanye West-produced track "Tell Your Friends" last week, The Weeknd liberates the single in the form of a brand new music video, in which he buries himself alive.
The Weeknd Previews Kanye West-Produced Track "Tell Your Friends"
The Weeknd and Travi$ Scott are both prepping for big releases in the coming month, and last night, they both performed together, no doubt whipping whoever was present into an even greater frenzy for new material. While it's unclear whether Scott played anything we haven't heard before, we do know that Abel Tesfaye let fans hear some new ish, thanks to a video Scott posted on his Instagram.
Drake, Kanye West & Will Smith Laughing At Meek Mill Memes Backstage At OVO Fest?
Drake, Kanye West & Will Smith
Drake hasn’t taken an “L” all week, and on Monday night that remained the same. After running through rehearsals with a “Free Meek Mill” shirt on, Drake decided to open up his annual OVO Fest Monday night with an electric performance of “Back To Back”.
Kanye West Throws Mic & Abruptly Ends Set At Pan Am Games In Toronto
Kanye West was the headliner at last night's closing ceremony for the Pan Am Games in Toronto, as we reported. The rapper, who performed alongside Pitbull and Serena Ryder, was apparently experiencing issues with his mic through out his set.
Kanye West Meets Caitlyn Jenner For The First Time
Kanye West appeared alongside Kim Kardashian in tonight's premiere of "I Am Cait," an E! series documenting Caitlyn Jenner's transition to womanhood. Kanye met Caitlyn for the first time as a woman and gave her a few words of encouragement. After ceasing to smile when he sees the camera and greeting Jenner with a ginger hug, Kanye told her, "I think this is one of the strongest things that have happened in our existence as human beings, that are so controlled by perception."
Watch Kanye West's Full "All Day" Video As Captured From The L.A. Screening
Kanye West has yet to release his "All Day" video, but a couple of clips from exclusive screenings have given us an idea of what to expect. Today, we've received similar footage from an L.A. screening, and this time, the majority video is available.
Chance The Rapper Reacts To A Shoutout From Kanye West
Chance The Rapper
At this point, we know that Chance The Rapper has met his hometown hero Kanye West a number of times, with their latest run-in occurring in the form of a studio session. Even after he's collaborated with Mr. West, though, Chance still seems quite excited to be given props by the hip hop legend, as a new Instagram video shows.
Watch Kanye West's Full Glastonbury Set
After facing petitions calling for his removal from the bill, Kanye West's Glastonbury performance was a legendary moment in stunting-on-the-haters history. With the majority of the backlash stemming from the fact that a rock band wasn't in Ye's place, he decided to declare himself the 'greatest living rockstar,' and following his showstopping set, few would argue with the statement.
Kanye West Covers "Bohemian Rhapsody" At Glastonbury
Kanye West's epic set at Glastonbury included a stage-crasher, a Justin Vernon appearance, Kanye serenading the crowd from the roost of a crane, and a cover of Queen's classic cut "Bohemian Rhapsody."
Comedian Runs On Stage During Kanye West's Glastonbury Performance
Kanye's Saturday night performance at Glastonbury Festival was interrupted by English comedian Lee Nelson, who ran on stage and roused the crowd with his brief performance of "Black Skinhead" before being hauled off by a security guard. "Some people were saying Kanye shouldn't headline Glastonbury so I thought I'd give him a hand," he tweeted out beforehand along with a pic of him wearing a shirt reading "Lee-zus."
Big Sean Feat. Kanye West "All Your Fault" Video
Big Sean Feat. Kanye West
A week after dropping a fire video for "One Man Can Change The World," Big Sean is back with the visuals for Dark Sky Paradise banger "All Your Fault" feat. Kanye West.
Kanye West Freestyles At Birthday Bash 20
Kanye West generally reserves a part of his show to speak his mind, and while he'll often mix speaking and singing in his stream-of-consciousness addresses, it's been a while since he dropped a proper freestyle. While not exactly the type of bars you'd gonna hear someone bust out on Sway In The Morning, Yeezy went off-the-dome at the 107.9 Birthday Bash, of which he was a surprise performer. With lines like "that's the magic of racism, it works on itself," it seemed as though Ye must have been at least partially addressing the Charleston Shooting. Watch the full clip above.
Stream Hot 107.9 ATL Birthday Bash 20 Feat. Kanye West, Ludacris, And More
Atlanta Hot 107.9 Birthday Bash is the Hot 97 Summer Jam of the Dirty South. Previously it has featured such rap luminaries as Jay-Z, Drake, Lil Wayne, T.I.; this year the lineup is pretty stacked, with Kanye West, Ludacris, Wale, B.o.B, Big Boi, Future, Migos, and Rae Sremmurd. Other rappers performing over the course of the 3-day bash include Mike WiLL Made-It, K Camp, DJ Drama, Bun B, Trick Daddy, Ying Yang Twins, Lil Scrappy, Pastor Troy, Mase, Fabolous, Fetty Wap, Cool America, Solo Lucci, and Scotty ATL. Gotdam.