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The Anniversary

Graduation Turns 10

When looking back on a classic album, it's always crazy to consider all the ways the world has changed in the years since its release.
Chris DeVille | September 11, 2017 - 12:03 pm

The Week In Pop

“Despacito” Could Signify A Latin Pop Resurgence Or Just Justin Bieber’s King-Making Power

It's not every day a song sung primarily in Spanish goes to #1 in the US. It's not even every decade. But "Despacito," a collaboration…
Chris DeVille | May 25, 2017 - 3:43 pm

The Week In Pop

All Hail Frank Ocean, Pop Musician

Blonde: great album! One of last year's absolute best. Will undoubtedly stand the test of time. Love it. Can't get enough of it. I've never…
Chris DeVille | April 27, 2017 - 3:57 pm

More Kanye West stories

Kanye West & Kim Kardashian Expecting Third Child

Kimye are expecting a third child this winter. TMZ reports that the couple hired a surrogate to carry their new baby after Kim Kardashian suffered…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 6, 2017 - 12:18 pm

Pusha T Teases Kanye-Produced King Push At Made In America

Pusha T performed at Made In America in Philly last night and during his set he implied that Kanye produced his forthcoming album King Push
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 4, 2017 - 9:51 am

Kanye West Faces Insurer’s Countersuit Pointing To Drug And Alcohol Policies

Facing a $10 million lawsuit for not paying up after Kanye West's cancelled a tour, a Lloyd's of London syndicate has hit back with counterclaims…
Eriq Gardner / The Hollywood Reporter | August 30, 2017 - 12:09 pm

Taylor Swift – “Look What You Made Me Do”

Last week, Taylor Swift blacked out her social media presence and she started this week off by sharing some snake teasers. Yesterday, she announced the
James Rettig | August 24, 2017 - 11:39 pm

JAY-Z Addresses Clashes With Kanye And Solange, Controversy Over His “Jewish People” Lyric

JAY-Z's been unpacking his latest album 4:44 over the past few weeks on his TIDAL video series Footnotes. But if a tree falls in the…
Pranav Trewn | August 19, 2017 - 10:35 am

Kanye West & Kid Cudi’s Japan Trip Is Reportedly For A Surprise Recording Project

Earlier this year, we were seeing reports that Kanye West, recovering from public breakdowns and hospitalization, was working on music in a remote Wyoming cabin.
Tom Breihan | August 18, 2017 - 3:53 pm

Taylor Swift’s Beef With Kim Kardashian & Kanye West Informed Instagram’s Anti-Harassment Policies

Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom is trying to make social media a harassment-free zone, according to a new profile in Wired. And for Taylor Swift, that…
Tatiana Cirisano / Billboard | August 14, 2017 - 6:25 pm

Kanye West Files $10 Million Lawsuit Over Tour Cancelled Due To His Mental Breakdown

From an infamous concert in San Jose on Nov. 17 to a visit to Trump Tower a few weeks later, Kanye West had observers buzzing…
Eriq Gardner / The Hollywood Reporter | August 1, 2017 - 9:21 pm

PARTYNEXTDOOR Teases New Songs With Kanye West, T-Pain, Ne-Yo

PARTYNEXTDOOR has proven to be the most famous of Drake's OVO protégés: scoring actual hit songs, collaborating with real superstars, and becoming somewhat of a…
Chris DeVille | July 21, 2017 - 9:17 am

Kanye West Parts Ways With Tidal

Update 7/6/17 at 12:00 PM EST: A source close to Kanye West has confirmed that Tidal's exclusivity rights have been terminated based on what is…
Andy Gensler / Billboard | July 6, 2017 - 2:00 pm

Kanye West Played Basketball With 2 Chainz & The UCLA Men’s Team Today

You might think that Kanye West had a turbulent weekend. After all, his old mentor JAY-Z surprised everyone by going after Kanye on the new…
Tom Breihan | July 3, 2017 - 3:33 pm

Kanye West Reportedly Leaves Tidal Over Financial Dispute

UPDATE: A source close to Kanye West has confirmed that Tidal’s exclusivity rights have been terminated based on what is alleged to be Tidal’s failure…
Peter Helman | July 2, 2017 - 11:17 am

Paul McCartney Describes Recording “FourFive Seconds” With Kanye & Rihanna

As he announced his first tour Down Under in 24 years, Paul McCartney chatted with comic Tim Minchin for a Facebook Live session Wednesday, which…
Steve Marinucci/Billboard | June 22, 2017 - 10:37 am

Pusha T Says King Push Is 85% Done, Mostly Produced By Kanye West

It's been about a year and a half since Pusha T released his album Darkest Before Dawn: The Prelude. That's a great LP, but to…
Tom Breihan | June 13, 2017 - 9:16 am
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