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Kanye West is working on a new album, but up until now, we've only heard the vaguest of reports about it, like the interview where Kanye said that it would be Born In The U.S.A. to Yeezus's Nebraska.…   Read Story »
Every few years, a musician achieves that rare combination of commercial dominance and critical acclaim -- and therefore inspires lots of copycats -- only to willfully retreat from the spotlight.…   Read Story »
Let's all close our eyes, take a deep breath, and savor the mental image of Kanye West in an anger management class. Because it's happening. Last year, West was charged with criminal battery and…   Read Story »
As previously reported, Kanye West and Jay Z headlined Samsung's SXSW showcase last night at Austin Music Hall. Attendance was free for people with Samsung devices that have installed Samsung's new…   Read Story »
While the Kanye-West-inspired crypto-currency debacle that is Coinye seemed to go on the back burner in mid-January when the site was shut down, West's continued lawsuit has recently revealed many of…   Read Story »
Three years ago, Kanye West closed out SXSW with a late-night G.O.O.D. Music showcase at a converted power station. At the end of the show, Kanye brought out Jay Z for a quick set of collaborative…   Read Story »
Rick Ross's new album Mastermind came out on Tuesday, and he's been all over the late-night TV circuit for the last few weeks. But he saved the big guns for last night's performance on Arsenio. Doing…   Read Story »
Even though he parted ways with G.O.O.D. Music last year, Kid Cudi will probably never make it all the way out of Kanye West's shadow. Many of us first encountered Scott Mescudi as Kanye's foil on…   Read Story »
Kanye West's Yeezus, Stereogum's favorite album of last year, is about to become a movie. Hype Williams, inarguably the greatest rap-video director of all time, has directed a movie about Kanye's…   Read Story »
Last time Kanye West was on late-night TV, he embarked on an epic monologue while Jimmy Kimmel looked on in amusement and/or amazement. Last time Kanye performed music on late-night TV, he brought an…   Read Story »