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“Despacito” Could Signify A Latin Pop Resurgence Or Just Justin Bieber’s King-Making Power

It's not every day a song sung primarily in Spanish goes to #1 in the US. It's not even every decade. But "Despacito," a collaboration…
Chris DeVille | May 25, 2017 - 3:43 pm

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All Hail Frank Ocean, Pop Musician

Blonde: great album! One of last year's absolute best. Will undoubtedly stand the test of time. Love it. Can't get enough of it. I've never…
Chris DeVille | April 27, 2017 - 3:57 pm

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Rap Is Having Another Pop Moment

"Rap is not pop/ If you call it that, then stop." When Q-Tip spoke those words on "Check The Rhime," the most enduring single from…
Chris DeVille | March 23, 2017 - 1:45 pm

More Kanye West stories

Pusha T Has Reportedly Been Helping Kanye “Stay On Track” In Wyoming

Earlier the month, we heard reports that Kanye West, out of the public eye after his recent breakdown and hospitalization, has been spending time at…
Tom Breihan | May 22, 2017 - 10:07 am

Watch Harry Styles Cover “Ultralight Beam”

Former boybander Harry Styles released his debut solo album yesterday, and tonight, he celebrated his new rockstar status with a big concert in London. During…
Peter Helman | May 13, 2017 - 5:51 pm

Kanye’s Kid Tells Off Annoying Paparazzi Again

It's gotta be hard to be a kid when swarms of paparazzi are around all the time, snapping pics while you're just trying to go
Peter Helman | May 13, 2017 - 1:51 pm

Kanye West Reportedly Making A New Album On Wyoming Mountaintop

Kanye West has been keeping a relatively low profile in recent months, ever since his mental breakdown and hospitalization and then his PR-disaster meeting with
Tom Breihan | May 9, 2017 - 7:50 am

Kanye West Deletes His Twitter And Instagram

Pitchfork points out Kanye West has deleted both his Twitter and Instagram accounts. The Instagram has been mostly inactive since its creation last September, only…
Brian Josephs / Spin | May 5, 2017 - 3:13 pm

Kim And Kanye Launch Children’s Clothing Line Kids Supply

Kanye West is entering yet another new fashion arena following his recent jewelry line and his regular old Yeezy fashion line. Today, Kim Kardashian announced…
James Rettig | May 4, 2017 - 1:49 pm

Watch Chance The Rapper Perform Kanye West’s “Waves” At San Diego Tour Opener

Last night was a big one for Chance The Rapper: The first show on his first-ever arena tour. During his show, at Valley View Casino…
Tom Breihan | April 25, 2017 - 8:55 am

Kanye West x Depeche Mode Mashup Soundtracks Latest Atomic Blonde Trailer

The new Charlize Theron action film Atomic Blonde will be out this summer, and today a new trailer was released that includes a mashup of…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 11, 2017 - 12:23 pm

Kanye West Launches Jewelry Line

Kanye West already designs clothes and shoes, so it shouldn't come as much of a surprise that he's just launched his own jewelry line. As…
James Rettig | April 7, 2017 - 12:44 pm

Kanye’s The Life Of Pablo Goes Platinum But Not Necessarily From Streaming Only

Nearly a year after releasing his eighth studio album The Life of Pablo, Kanye West has reason to celebrate. Today, Pablo achieved platinum status, according…
Carl Lamarre / Billboard | April 4, 2017 - 5:21 pm

Killer Mike Says “That Didn’t Bother Me” About Kanye West’s Trump Meeting

Killer Mike is probably our most politically outspoken rapper, but he's also a staunch individualist -- doing things like supporting Bernie Sanders loudly and passionately…
Tom Breihan | April 3, 2017 - 9:39 am

Mary J. Blige – “Love Yourself” (Feat. Kanye West)

Earlier this week, soul queen Mary J. Blige announced the impending release of Strength Of A Woman, a new album that'll feature contributions from people…
Tom Breihan | March 31, 2017 - 8:44 am

Mary J. Blige’s New Album Strength Of A Woman Features Kanye West, Missy Elliott, Kaytranada, & More

Next month, R&B legend Mary J. Blige is following up her 2014 album The London Sessions with a new one called Strength Of A Woman.
Peter Helman | March 29, 2017 - 10:30 pm
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