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Our Attempt To Edit Kanye’s Wyoming Albums Into Cruel Summer 2

Fridays may be a little less frenzied now. With the release of Teyana Taylor's new K.T.S.E. last week, a wild monthlong parade of albums produced…
Chris DeVille & Ryan Leas | June 26, 2018 - 12:49 pm

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Let’s Pause To Appreciate This Moment In Ty Dolla $ign History

Ty Dolla $ign gets around. The R&B lothario releases quite a bit of his own music -- 11 full-lengths and two EPs since 2011, plus…
Chris DeVille | June 21, 2018 - 3:42 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Nas Sounds Tired

In 2000, Rakim, then widely regarded as the greatest rapper ever, signed with Dr. Dre's Aftermath label. This was a ridiculously exciting thing to even…
Tom Breihan | June 20, 2018 - 12:06 pm

More Kanye West stories

Kanye West & Kid Cudi Perform “Ghost Town” At Surprise Show

Earlier this year, old collaborators Kanye West and Kid Cudi formed a new group, a duo called Kids See Ghosts, and they released their self-titled
Tom Breihan | August 17, 2018 - 11:16 am

Kanye West – “XTCY”

Kanye West has had a busy few days. Two nights ago, he sat down with his old frenemy Jimmy Kimmel to talk about Donald Trump,…
Peter Helman | August 11, 2018 - 10:57 am

Trump Thanks Kanye Again: “He Is Willing To Tell The TRUTH”

The Kanye West-Donald Trump lovefest continues! Kanye, of course, has spent the year reiterating his support for Trump: professing his love for the president, rocking
Chris DeVille | August 10, 2018 - 8:11 pm

Kanye Talks Trump, Porn, Bipolar Disorder On Kimmel

Tonight is the night we've all been waiting for, or, the night Kanye West and Jimmy Kimmel have been waiting for. After their faux-feud in…
Julia Gray | August 10, 2018 - 1:18 am

James Corden Says Kanye West’s Last-Minute Carpool Karaoke Cancellation Cost His Show $45K

During Tuesday night’s episode of The Late Late Show With James Corden, host James Corden got the chance to air some grievances with Kanye West…
Maggie Serota / Spin | August 8, 2018 - 11:36 am

Kanye West Returns To Jimmy Kimmel On Thursday

Back in 2013, we saw Kanye West and Jimmy Kimmel go head-to-head. Here's what went down: Jimmy Kimmel spoofed Kanye's interview with Zane Lowe. Kanye…
Julia Gray | August 7, 2018 - 10:03 pm

Kid Cudi Planning TV Show, More Kids See Ghosts Albums

Kid Cudi recently stepped back into the spotlight with Kids See Ghosts, his new collaborative album with longtime mentor Kanye West. And in Billboard's latest…
Peter Helman | July 19, 2018 - 12:52 pm

The 1975 – “Love It If We Made It”

Two days ago, the 1975 sent out a press kit (the snail mail way!) that most notably contained the lyrics to their new song "Love…
Gil Green | July 19, 2018 - 11:41 am

Jonah Hill Describes His Experience At Kanye’s Wyoming Listening Party

Kanye West's Wyoming listening party for the new album Ye has already been chronicled to death, but it seems like a surreal and fascinating scene.
Tom Breihan | July 18, 2018 - 9:57 am

Kanye West’s The College Dropout Is No Longer On Apple Music

UPDATE: A rep for Def Jam says that the label did not pull the album from Apple Music: "There must be some sort supply chain…
Tom Breihan | July 16, 2018 - 8:49 am

Kali Uchis – “Paranoid” (Kanye West Cover)

Kali Uchis put out one of the year's best albums so far with her debut full-length Isolation, a heady, intoxicating blend of pop, old-school R&B,…
Peter Helman | July 11, 2018 - 4:31 pm

Swizz Beatz Is Sitting On A New Track With Bono & Kanye

Superproducer Swizz Beatz has been teasing a new solo album for over a decade now. His last, One Man Band, debuted in 2007, and Pitchfork
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 2, 2018 - 2:45 pm

Chance The Rapper Preps Albums With Kanye West & Childish Gambino

We have finally, after six weeks, reached a Friday where there's no new Kanye West-produced album out in the world. West's ridiculously productive run of
Tom Breihan | June 29, 2018 - 9:32 am

Damon Albarn Warned Paul McCartney Not To Work With Kanye West

Damon Albarn is apparently no fan of Kanye West. In a new interview with the French publication L'obs, the Gorillaz and Blur leader embarks on…
Chris DeVille | June 28, 2018 - 10:05 am

Kendrick Discusses That Fan He Brought Onstage Who Rapped The N-Word

Kendrick Lamar has reached the point in his career where he only does a few interviews a year, and where every interview is an event.
Tom Breihan | June 28, 2018 - 9:58 am
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