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Bebe Rexha Is One More Hit Away From Becoming A Household Name

Do you recognize the name Elwood Edwards? What about Jessica Gomes? Jesse Frederick? If you're an American pop culture consumer, you are probably intimately familiar…
Chris DeVille | February 16, 2017 - 3:47 pm

The Week In Pop

There’s Only One Way To Find Out If The Grammys Will Suck Again This Year

Remember last year when it seemed like the Grammys might turn out OK and then they sucked as usual? They will probably suck again this…
Chris DeVille | February 9, 2017 - 1:22 pm

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The 2017 State Of Pop Address

Pop music is fluid. Like any vibrant creative field, it exists in a constant state of flux. It has to, or else it would cross…
Chris DeVille | January 5, 2017 - 10:45 am

More Kanye West stories

Dave Longstreth Talks Shelved Kanye West x Paul McCartney x Dirty Projectors x Ezra Koenig Collab

Two years ago, the world was surprised to learn that Dirty Projectors mastermind Dave Longstreth had co-written the Kanye West/Paul McCartney/Rihanna hit "FourFiveSeconds." But that…
Tom Breihan | February 16, 2017 - 8:54 am

Kanye West’s Yeezy Season 5 Today

Kanye West and Drake have been teasing a collaborative album for a while now, and it looks like material from the two rappers may finally…
James Rettig | February 15, 2017 - 11:56 am

Kanye West Reportedly Recovering From Memory Loss

Two months after his hospitalization for exhaustion, Kanye West is still recovering from memory loss, Reuters reports. "His memory's coming back," according to producer and…
Peter Helman | February 14, 2017 - 7:19 pm

Watch Riz Ahmed Rap Twista’s “Slow Jamz” Verse In The Girls Season Premiere

While the music world was focused on another disappointing Grammys last night, Girls premiered its sixth and final season. The episode featured a guest appearance…
Chris DeVille | February 13, 2017 - 12:53 pm

Kanye West Deletes Tweets, No Longer Team Trump

Kanye West is no longer Team Trump, according to TMZ. The rapper apparently deleted some tweets about the President of his own volition after disapproving…
James Rettig | February 6, 2017 - 1:10 pm

Watch Big Sean Cover Kanye West’s “I Wonder” In The BBC Live Lounge

You don't see a whole lot of rap covers, since the genre is so bound up in individuality and self-referentiality. The rough equivalent, I suppose,…
Tom Breihan | February 6, 2017 - 9:26 am

Designers Council Says Yeezy Show Is Disruptive To Fashion Week (Again)

Yesterday, Kanye West announced that his Yeezy Season 5 collection would debut during New York Fashion Week on 2/15, and it turns out that the…
James Rettig | February 2, 2017 - 2:38 pm

Kanye West’s Yeezy Season 5 Debuts 2/15

In the past, Kanye West has used his Yeezy fashion shows to debut new music -- Season 1 was the premiere of "Wolves," Season 2…
James Rettig | January 31, 2017 - 4:42 pm

Justin Bieber, Drake, & Kanye West Will Reportedly Blow Off The Grammys

Justin Bieber, Drake, and Kanye West will not attend the Grammys ceremony, according to a new report from TMZ. All three of them have multiple
James Rettig | January 30, 2017 - 5:14 pm

Trump Inaugural Committee Says Kanye Was Not Asked To Perform Because It’s A “Typically And Traditionally American” Event

Last month, when Kanye West met with President-Elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower, there was some speculation that maybe Trump would ask West to perform…
Tom Breihan | January 19, 2017 - 9:07 am

Watch Bryan Cranston, Jessica Biel, Giovanni Ribisi, & James Corden Perform A Kanye West Soap Opera

The Late Late Show thought it'd be a great idea to make a soap opera using dialogue found in some of Kanye West's greatest songs.
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 13, 2017 - 10:19 am

Chance The Rapper Ranks Kanye West’s Albums Best To Worst

Chance The Rapper -- a Kanye West acolyte, collaborator, and star in his own right -- has provided a ranking of Yeezy's albums from best…
James Rettig | January 5, 2017 - 12:54 pm
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