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We’ve been waiting all year for new albums from some of pop music’s biggest names, and it’s looking like many of them will finally arrive this fall. Probably. Maybe? Whether or not Q4 turns out to be Yeezy Season, it should definitely be blockbuster season for the music industry if all goes according to plan. More »

Who knew a tweet from Weezy last December would unfold into the ugly soap opera that is Lil Wayne vs. Birdman? After nine months, three lawsuits, three spinoff dramas, direct verbal shots, social media shots, subliminal lyrical shots, actual gunshots, a hurled drink, two mixtapes, and an album, here we are. More »

Let us begin by appreciating — if not in the “Yay!” sense, at least the “Wow!” sense — that the Disney Channel cash cow behind “Party In The U.S.A.” closed out the MTV Video Music Awards by dropping F-bombs and pointedly proclaiming her love for marijuana, clad in a meme-costume ripped from the pages of… More »

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Kanye West’s SWISH May Take Another Year

Bad news for Kanye fans: SWISH might not be released for another year. In an interview with Vanity Fair, Kanye spoke at length about his…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 24, 2015 - 11:41 am

Dave Longstreth Teases “Top Secret” Project On Ezra Koenig’s Beats 1 Show

Time Crisis, Vampire Weekend frontman Ezra Koenig's Beats 1 Radio show, is usually not the place to go if you're looking for some kind of…
Tom Breihan | September 21, 2015 - 9:32 am

Kanye West – “Fade” (Feat. Post Malone & Ty Dolla $ign)

During Kanye West's spring fashion show to debut his Adidas Yeezy Boost shoes among other items, he previewed a new song called "Wolves" that features…
Caitlin White | September 16, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Kanye Announces Last-Minute Yeezy Season 2 Runway Show, And Other Designers Are Pissed

This weekend, Kanye West announced a Yeezy Season 2 collection runway show as a last-minute addition to New York Fashion Week. The presentation is scheduled…
Peter Helman | September 14, 2015 - 11:29 pm

School Administration Shuts Down Kanye-Themed Classroom

Adrian Perez is a fourth-grade teacher at McCabe Elementary School in Mendota, California, and he claims that he wants to be "the Kanye West of…
Tom Breihan | September 10, 2015 - 10:29 am

Watch Hillary Clinton Talk Kanye West 2020, Learn To Whip/Nae Nae On Ellen

Watching Hillary Clinton and Ellen DeGeneres talk on Ellen is like having a front row seat to the blonde, older white lady power Olympics. These…
Caitlin White | September 9, 2015 - 4:59 pm

Montana Of 300 Teases Collaboration With Kanye West, Jay Z, & Lil Wayne

Chicago rapper Montana Of 300 broke out last year with the cult hit “Ice Cream Truck,” and he’s been picking up some momentum since then.
Peter Helman | September 6, 2015 - 6:24 pm

Hear Drake Freestyle Over The Weeknd & Kanye West’s “Tell Your Friends”

Drake and OVO co-founder Oliver El-Khatib are continuing to use their OVO Sound Radio Beats 1 show as a place to debut new material. Last…
Peter Helman | September 6, 2015 - 11:41 am

Disgruntled VMA-Nominated Director Had A Shitty Time On His Crowdfunded Night Out

Remember that VMA-nominated director Josh Forbes who was forced to crowdfund his $450-$800 ticket to the illustrious MTV ceremony? Well, he managed to afford attending…
Caitlin White | September 2, 2015 - 10:41 am

Donald Trump Encourages Kanye West Presidential Campaign

Kanye West made an epic speech at the VMAs last Sunday, in which he stated that he will be running for president in 2020. Whether…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 2, 2015 - 10:34 am

Grimes, Kanye, Haim, The Weeknd, & More Model For Alexander Wang Charity Campaign

Alexander Wang is celebrating the 10th anniversary of his fashion line this year, and the company has partnered with Do Something to release a collection…
James Rettig | September 1, 2015 - 2:21 pm

Watch Jimmy Kimmel Explain The VMAs With Emojis

The VMAs were more awkward than funny, but they still managed to spawn memes and jokes and gave us this excellent Kanye West speech and…
Caitlin White | September 1, 2015 - 10:13 am

Did Kanye Announce His Presidential Bid Because This Kid In The VMA Audience Yelled Out The Idea?

At Sunday night's MTV Video Music Awards, Kanye West accepted the Video Vanguard Award and ended his long acceptance speech by (jokingly?) announcing that he'd…
Tom Breihan | September 1, 2015 - 9:21 am

VMAs 2015: The 8 Most Awkward Moments

The MTV Video Music Awards are, by their very nature, extremely awkward. Maybe it's just that I long since aged out of the network's key…
Chris DeVille | August 31, 2015 - 9:41 am

VMAs 2015: The Best GIFs, Tweets, Videos, & Kanye West’s Speech

Out of all the award shows, the VMAs seems to be the one to have the most memorable moments, though most of them are probably
Stereogum | August 30, 2015 - 9:36 pm

Kanye West Playing 808s & Heartbreak In Full At Hollywood Bowl

Although Kanye West’s Late Registration is turning 10 years old today, the rapper seems to be interested in revisiting another part of his discography. On…
Peter Helman | August 30, 2015 - 12:49 pm

Travi$ Scott – “Piss On Your Grave” (Feat. Kanye West)

Kanye West protégé Travi$ Scott is releasing his highly anticipated debut album, Rodeo, next week. In addition to collaborations with the Weeknd, Toro Y Moi,…
Peter Helman | August 30, 2015 - 11:15 am
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