November 8, 2013 |
Jezebel reports: Some delusional Beyonce fans, 313 at the time of writing, have signed a change.org petition for Bey to not attend the Kim Kardashian/Kanye West wedding. These rational, level-headed folks say, "we must do all in our power to stop Beyonce from attending that god forsaken wedding. Beyonce should not be forced to go and sit through that torture while surrounded by the Kardashian pigs. " Luckily, they give her some stellar excuses to use as well. Get the full story: jezebel.com Want more?
November 5, 2013 |
UPDATE: Kanye West's Yeezus tour dates have been officially rescheduled for Chicago as well as other tour stops. The Nov. 7 and 9 dates have been moved to Tuesday, Dec. 17 and Wednesday, Dec. 18. Ticketholders should hold onto their tickets; Nov. 7 tickets will be honored Dec. 17, Nov. 9 tickets Dec. 18. Detroit and Toronto stops on the tour have been rescheduled as well as Chicago. Yeezus will go to Detroit on Dec. 19 and Toronto on Dec. 22-23. Fake Shore Drive was first to report the postponed shows Monday...
October 9, 2013 |
Kanye West faced Jimmy Kimmel on Wednesday and he was, um, genius? The rapper appeared on ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live" to address the feud he and the late-night host have been embroiled in ever since West went on Twitter last month to criticize Kimmel after the latter spoofed a recent interview with BBC Radio 1 in which West called himself the biggest rock star in the world. As you can see in the clip above, West still has a high opinion of himself. "I'm a creative genius," he told Kimmel, "and there's no other way to word...
June 18, 2013 |
***1/2 (out of four) When was the last time you saw Kanye West smile? He was once a schoolyard dick-joke rapper; now he's “all black everything,” every day, constantly dressed for a funeral and fighting the paparazzi with Kim Kardashian on his arm. In a recent New York Times interview, he said, “Maybe 90 percent of the time it looks like I'm not having a good time.” On 90 percent of “Yeezus,” Kanye's sixth studio album,...
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...
June 15, 2013 |
There was a time when you couldn't walk past a news stand without tripping over a new Kanye West interview. Times have changed. News stands have basically ceased to exist, and Yeezy's a little more judicious about who gets to publish his thoughts. (Also, Twitter exists.) After reading his mind-blowingly wacky interview with the New York Times, we compiled this chart of his thoughts at various points in his illustrious career. ON TAYLOR SWIFT September 2010, via Twitter I'm sorry, Taylor.