Tag results for: Kanye West

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Rare Kanye West Interview From 2002

In honor of Throwback Thursday, we bring you the most excellent of throwbacks in a rare, unaired and unedited interview with Kanye West. In the video, which was recorded way back in 2002 for MTV’s You Heard It First, we see a young and excited West dressed … READ MORE

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Kanye West Performs In Times Square For World AIDS Day | Video

New York City takes the crown for free concerts in 2014. Back in September, Jay Z headlined the epic Global Citizen Festival and yesterday Kanye took a turn in performing for a good cause in Times Square for World AIDS Day, which is dedicated to raising awareness … READ MORE

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adidas Yeezi Better Than Nike Air Yeezy According To Big Sean

Earlier this month, we saw a leaked image of what might possibly be the adidas Yeezi. Though there’s no confirmation (yet) on whether or not what we saw was, in fact, Kanye’s next masterpiece, we do have confirmation from his friend and colleague Big Sean that the … READ MORE

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Lorde – “Flicker” Reworked by Kanye West For The Hunger Games Soundtrack

The world premiere of Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 is just around the corner which means promotions are in full gear, including the release of the carefully curated soundtrack. Very much involved in the process, “Royals” singer Lorde released a song called “Yellow Flicker Beat” back … READ MORE

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Kanye West x adidas “Yeezi” Possible Leak

Rapper, designer and entrepreneur extraordinaire Kanye West looked to be having a business meeting on an airplane when he made the mistake (or incredibly genius publicity stunt) of bringing out what looks to be his next project with adidas – the often delayed but still very much … READ MORE

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Beyoncé – “The Platinum Edition” | Release Date

After a fake tracklist “leaked” earlier this week, it’s finally been announced that Beyoncé will be releasing a repackaged “Platinum Edition” of her album later this month. The epic 2 CD/2 DVD limited edition package will include a few new tracks and remixes featuring artists, like Kanye … READ MORE

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Nicki Minaj Reveals “The Pinkprint” Deluxe Album Cover

Love her or hate her, like it or not, Nicki Minaj is one of the most influential and relevant female emcees of the moment. Disagree? Check her album sales, chart history, collaborations (see: Beyonce, Jay Z and Kayne, Drake, Usher), product line and the list is only … READ MORE

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The Influence of Kanye West

Few figures have had the impact on so many varied sectors of culture as Kanye West. After toppling the rap game, Kanye quickly parlayed his influence to the fashion and sneaker arenas. Kanye burst onto the hip-hop landscape by crafting a signature hip-hop production sound by chopping and speeding up old soul music samples, but… READ MORE

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A.P.C. x Kanye West – Fall/Winter 2014 Collection | Release Info

In the ebb between Market/Trade Show and Fashion Week in New York City, A.P.C. will be releasing its fall/winter collaborative line with Kanye West. A second and perhaps the final installment to the A.P.C. KANYE Collection, each of the designs continues on the guerrilla/militarism theme with olive … READ MORE

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Kanye West’s New Testament | Video

Last week the first images surfaced for Kanye West‘s New Testament as individually numbered postcards prominently portraying a classical David statue by Michelangelo with handwritten notes scrawled across the back. Many assumed the messages (225 in total) were a guerilla marketing tactic for an upcoming Yeezy project, … READ MORE

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Kanye West’s New Testament – Yeezy’s New Mystery Project Coming On June 10th

Several industry insiders and important trendsetters woke up this morning to find a gift from the just married Kanye West himself.  The “surprise”, a flyer printed with the image of Michelangelo’s David statue and emblazoned with the headline “Kanye West’s New Testament”, was devoid of an explanation … READ MORE