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When Seth Meyers announced Andy Samberg's Golden Globes win, he called it "the best night ever," but I'm pretty sure it won't keep that title too long. Fresh off announcing the hiring of Fred Armisen…   Read Story »
Before he was the nucleus. Before he said "George Bush doesn't care about black people" on a nationally-broadcast telethon. Before a 2006 Rolling Stone cover depicted him as Christ, crown of thorns…   Read Story »
Kanye West's relationship with Nike has always been contentious, and he recently announced that he's leaving the sneaker brand behind and starting up a partnership with Adidas instead. But Kanye's…   Read Story »
Two editions of the Wireless Festival hit the U.K. this July 4-6 -- one at London's Finsbury Park, the other at Birmingham's Perry Park -- and it looks like some of America's best and brightest will…   Read Story »
Which album are you gunning for at the Grammys? If you're a regular reader of this site, chances are you're hoping Daft Punk gets lucky with an Album Of The Year win for Random Access Memories, or…   Read Story »
At last year's VMAs, Kanye West performed a thunderous version of his Yeezus track "Blood On The Leaves" in front of a projection of "Lynching Tree," a photo from the artist and filmmaker Steve…   Read Story »
Rick Ross doesn't top "Step back, can't get spunk on the mink" on his freestyle of the Yeezus album closer, but it's decent enough. He trades the soft glow of Ye's infamous video for flashing…   Read Story »
Digital currencies are tricky things. They might seem like a fad or a stupid gimmick, but the fact is one Bitcoin is worth over $800, it's easily convertible, and more and more online retailers are…   Read Story »
UPDATE: Looks like Kanye has paid a $250,000 settlement to the teenager -- a hefty sum, but a fraction of the high six-figure amount the kid was originally demanding. The D.A. hasn't yet decided…   Read Story »
We've often heard musicians involved with the Five Percenter movement carry on about Supreme Mathematics, but never before have we heard a performer expound on the mathematics of Auto-Tune. That's…   Read Story »