November 13, 2013 |
For 30 local aspiring artists, they'll be getting their chance to share their craft Nov. 21, with a little help from Yeezus. Donda's House's Got Bars program takes 30 15-24 year olds interested in writing and performing music for a 12-week arts training, housed at The Ark of St. Sabina. Students take a creative writing, health and wellness and studio recording classes during the training period, culminating in a performance of their original songs at the Lacuna Artist Lofts, 2150 S. Canalport.
November 19, 2013 |
Kanye West professes his love for Kim Kardashian to Ellen DeGeneres on Tuesday, but avoids the "jump-up-on-the-couch moment. " "I don't know if I can express it enough," he says of his love for his fiancé after referencing Tom Cruise's infamous appearance on "Oprah. " "It's almost like people make fun of me for like how in love I actually am it just sounds. " The Chicago native also debuts his "Bound 2" music video, in which Kardashian appears. "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" airs at 3 p.m. Tuesday on WMAQ-Ch.
June 16, 2013 |
There's no denying that Kanye West has become synonymous with arrogance. Compared with his current, astronomical self-image, though, the Chicago-raised rap/fashion icon's musical beginnings were humble. People actually liked him because of that underdog status. Once upon a time (2004), "College Dropout" came out of nowhere. Progressively, Yeezy's bellowing ego has scorched the world, and with his sixth solo album, "Yeezus," set to drop Tuesday, West again has been hoarding Earth's oxygen with over-the-top interviews containing almost...