Posts Tagged ‘Kanye West’

Listen to the Studio Version of Kanye West’s “All Day”

The CDQ version of Kanye West’s “All Day” has surfaced: it’s a vicious five minutes of rap that features everything from Allan Kingdom and Theophilus London to a Paul McCartney whistle solo. The song will appear... Read more »

Highlights from Kanye West’s Talk at Oxford University

Oxford University is the latest name on a prestigious list of colleges, schools that have been graced with a different kind of higher education: the word of Yeezus. Kanye stopped by at the invitation of the... Read more »

Allan Kingdom Before & After “All Day”: The Power of a Kanye Co-Sign

In these times of social media saturation, leaks, and 24/7 media coverage, it’s hard to keep a secret. When two artists are working together, we normally know about it months before we ever hear the music.... Read more »

Kanye West’s Next Album Is Called “So Help Me God”

Kanye West just took to Twitter to announce the title and share album artwork from his eighth studio full-length, which he’s already been promoting with performances of the singles “Only One,” “Wolves,” and “All Day.” The... Read more »

Watch Backstage Footage of Kanye West Before his “All Day” Performance at the BRIT Awards

The calm before the storm. We all saw Kanye West’s incredible “All Day” performance at the 2015 BRIT Awards. It included an army in all black, an impressive flamethrower, and an electrifying Allan Kingdom. The award show... Read more »

Michael Bolton Annotated Kanye West’s “Never Let Me Down”

As a blogger, there are some sentences we dream about writing but deep down know we probably never will. Like, I hope one day something will happen where I’ll get to use “Gucci Mane,” “Captain Crunch,”... Read more »

Best Songs of the Month

With so much good music steadily coming through, it's easy to miss out on some of the best. To help prevent this, we've rounded up the best songs from the past month. Here are the songs... Read more »

Kanye West Publicly Apologizes To Beck

Earlier today, Kanye West sat down for an incredible interview with Zane Lowe. During their talk, Lowe brought up Kanye’s storming of the stage after Beck won the Grammy for Album Of The Year and Ye... Read more »

Watch Kanye West’s New Interview With Zane Lowe

Back in September 2013, Kanye West sat down for a now legendary interview with BBC Radio 1’s Zane Lowe which came after he dropped his abrasive, aggressive Yeezus album. In that interview, Kanye gave amazing quotables, spoke on racism, fashion,... Read more »

Billy Corgan on the Kanye/Beck Situation: “I don’t care who it is, I would’ve knocked them out”

We all saw what happened when Beck won his Grammy for Best Album of the Year. Kanye walked off stage before making too big of a scene, but the message was clear, and we all knew what... Read more »

Kanye West Premieres “All Day” at 2015 BRIT Awards

This year’s BRIT Awards experienced some eleventh hour drama. Rihanna was scheduled to perform, but she was pulled after skipping out on rehearsals. None other than her “FourFiveSeconds” collaborator Kanye West stepped up to fill her... Read more »

Zane Lowe Will Be Interviewing Kanye West Again

In 2013 when Zane Lowe of BBC’s Radio 1 interviewed Kanye West it ended up being a legendary interview almost immediately. More than a year later, the two will sit down together once again tomorrow (Feb.... Read more »

The Best Music Videos of the Month (February 2015)

The music videos released in the past month imagine ideal worlds beyond the present reality. For Jessie Ware and Jungle, it's a vibrant, surreal landscape that viewers can escape to. For alt-J and Florence + the... Read more »

Rapping for Famous Rappers

Getting into the rap game takes serious work. There are seemingly endless ways to approach it, but getting noticed is the hardest part. Many rappers seem to think getting face to face with already established rappers... Read more »

Watch Kanye West’s BET Honors Acceptance Speech

Last night, the 2015 BET Honors finally aired and one of the honorees was Kanye West. He was given the visionary award. Many of the people awarded during the past ceremonies have had much longer careers... Read more »