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2016 In Review

Word Is God: 2016 Was Rap’s Come-To-Jesus Moment

For more than a decade I carried a shame within me, a secret so embarrassing I kept it hidden from anyone new I met for…
Justin McIntosh | 9:50 am

The Week In Pop

On Lady Wood, Tove Lo’s Warm-Blooded Pop Runs Ice Cold

Tove Lo and subtlety are not natural bedfellows. Two years ago, the Swedish pop singer and songwriter extraordinaire gave us Queen Of The Clouds, one…
Chris DeVille | October 27, 2016 - 12:36 pm

Interview

Q&A: David Crosby Talks Twitter, Streaming, Kanye, And His New Album Lighthouse

David Crosby is a legend, but you already knew that. Between the Byrds and Crosby, Stills, & Nash (& sometimes Young), he's been in some…
Ryan Leas | October 12, 2016 - 2:05 pm

More Kanye West stories

J. Cole’s “False Prophets” Appears To Be A Kanye West Diss

Yesterday, we learned that J. Cole is probably going to release a new album called 4 Your Eyez Only next week. And last night, Cole…
Tom Breihan | December 2, 2016 - 9:31 am

Car Seat Headrest’s Will Toledo Shares Hot Take On Sufjan Stevens’ Carrie & Lowell, Then Apologizes

The most universally acclaimed release of Sufjan Stevens' career is Carrie & Lowell, his 2015 album inspired by the death of his estranged mother. Because…
Chris DeVille | December 2, 2016 - 8:27 am

Kanye West Is Out Of The Hospital

After remaining under psychiatric hold for over a week, Kanye West has been released from UCLA Medical Center. TMZ reports that he is at now…
Peter Helman | November 30, 2016 - 6:54 pm

Local Natives – “Ultralight Beam” (Kanye West Cover)

Local Natives know that we've all been ready for 2016 to be over, and they recognize Kanye West's The Life Of Pablo standout "Ultralight Beam"
Collin Robinson | November 30, 2016 - 3:43 pm

Kanye West Is Still In The Hospital

One week ago, Kanye West was hospitalized under psychiatric hold after attempting to assault a gym employee. At the time, sleep deprivation and dehydration were…
Chris DeVille | November 28, 2016 - 2:01 pm

Rhymefest Buys Kanye West’s Childhood Home To Convert Into A Community Arts Space

There hasn't been much good news on the Kanye West front lately, but his buddy and fellow Chicagoan Rhymefest has made a good move on…
Collin Robinson | November 25, 2016 - 2:24 pm

Chance The Rapper Talks Forthcoming Debut Album, Donald Trump

It's crazy to think that Chance The Rapper still hasn't released an official debut studio album, but it's true -- all of his projects have…
Peter Helman | November 23, 2016 - 7:29 pm

Read Pusha T’s Message To Kanye West On The Anniversary Of My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

Kanye West is in a low place today, but exactly six years ago he was enjoying one of his greatest triumphs: the release of My
Chris DeVille | November 22, 2016 - 4:56 pm

Hear Chance The Rapper Cover Drake, Pray For Kanye On BBC Radio 1Xtra

Chance The Rapper appeared on BBC Radio 1Xtra this morning to promote his show in London tonight, and as The Fader points out, it was…
Chris DeVille | November 22, 2016 - 10:54 am

Kanye West Hospitalized Under Psychiatric Hold

Kanye West was hospitalized for psychiatric evaluation in Los Angeles tonight, TMZ reports. This afternoon, following a tumultuous week including several high-profile rants, fashion-Instagram diarrhea,…
Peter Helman | November 21, 2016 - 8:50 pm

Kanye West Cancels Rest Of Saint Pablo Tour

Kanye West's innovative Saint Pablo Tour was the coolest live music experience I've had all year, but after announcing an additional run of shows last…
Chris DeVille | November 21, 2016 - 10:55 am

Kanye Cancels Tonight’s LA Show, Giving Him More Time To Clog Your Instagram Feed

Kanye West's Saint Pablo tour has been especially eventful during its run through California. In Los Angeles, he notoriously told the crowd that he would
Chris DeVille | November 20, 2016 - 8:55 pm

Watch Pete Davidson Mock Kanye West’s Trump Comments On SNL

Just last night, Kanye went on another huge Kanye rant. Also last night, Pete Davidson appeared on Saturday Night Live's Weekend Update to make fun…
Peter Helman | November 20, 2016 - 12:11 pm
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