11 hrs ago
Kendrick Lamar Inspired By Kanye West 'Yeezus' Rollout
Just after he came offstage following a triumphant set - on the Boom Boom Stage at the Hangout Festival , Compton, California, MC Kendrick Lamar switched from world-beating rapper to hip-hop fan.
Sun May 19, 2013
The Jersey Journal
A tough, politicized Kanye West makes two new songs public
"Don't do no press, but I get the most press, kid," said Kanye West on "Mercy." He's not wrong.
The Bling Ring Movie Soundtrack To Be Released June 11th 2013
Soundtrack Mix Of Hip-Hop, Kraut-Rock And Electronica To Feature Kanye West, Frank Ocean, 2 Chainz, Rick Ross, Phoenix, Sleigh Bells, M.I.A., Azealia Banks, Deadmau5, Can, Klaus Schultze, Oneohtrix Point Never, And Much More ! Def Jam Recordings will release the original motion picture soundtrack for THE BLING RING, director Sofia Coppola's hotly ... (more)
Kanye West Plays New Songs on 'SNL', Album Title Teased
On the Ben Affleck -hosted season 38 SNL finale, the artist played new tracks "Black Skinhead" and "New Slaves" as strobe lights flashed and signs with phrases like "Not for Sale" played in the background.
Sat May 18, 2013
Kanye West premieres 'New Slaves' single and video via building projections
In a very-forward thinking fashion, Kanye West unveiled the first taste of his upcoming album on Friday night via video projection.
Thu May 16, 2013
Kanye West renounces celebrity status in epic rant
Maybe Kim Kardashian 's pregnancy and his upcoming fatherhood are starting to get to him.
Chris Rock and Eminem collaboration featured on new Eminem album?
Is a Chris Rock Eminem collaboration part of Slim Shady's next hip-hop album tracklist? The latest rumor mill says it appears so, based on Rock's own hints he's dropped about working in the studio.
[News] Jay-Z & Raekwon Photographed In The Studio Together
The Purple Tape meets "The Blueprint" as two titans of 1990s New York Hip Hop apparently come together after 20 years of running in similar circles.
How Jay-Z, Kanye West and Leo DiCaprio's Dad Inspired the Best Scene in 'The Great Gatsby'
Baz Lurhmann's The Great Gatsby is at its best when it's having fun and re-creating the heartthrobbing electricity that pulsed through the veins of the young and wealthy in 1920s New York City.
Wed May 15, 2013
Kanye West's Lamborghini gets stuck in Kim Kardashian's L.A. gate
Kanye West's $750,000 Lamborghini got stuck in girlfriend Kim Kardashian 's security gate on Monday.
Tue May 14, 2013
Monsters and Critics
Drake nominated for 12 BET Awards
The 26-year-old Canadian rapper is nominated three times for Video of the Year for his hits 'Started from the Bottom', 'No Lie' featuring 2 Chainz, and 'Problems' featuring A$AP Rocky, and is also up for Best Male Hip Hop and the Coca-Cola Viewers Choice Award.
Chance the Rapper paints giddy, profound picture of South Side
Even in the midst of an epidemic of violence that's earned Our Town the nickname of Chiraq, life on the South Side is anything but one-dimensional. Gangs, drugs, poverty, a fundamentally flawed school system, and the despair that comes from knowing that so many people in a position to help just don't give a crap are inescapable facts.
Chris Rock Says He May Appear On Eminem's Next Album
Last week, Chris Rock released a photo of himself in the studio with Eminem, via his official website and Twitter account.
Who gets more coverage: Blu Ivy or Kanye West?
Whenever I log on popular websites, I tend to see Jay-Z and Beyonce all the time or Halle Berry.
Mon May 13, 2013
The Huffington Post
Suneal Bedi: A Defense of The Great Gatsby
I'll be honest, I wasn't expecting much. The Rotten Tomatoes reviews, the fact that I was late to the movie and still got a seat, the lack of dressed up viewers, and the general feeling that several people in the audience hadn't even read the book all evidenced that The Great Gatsby would be a let down.
'Arrested Development' trailer; 'Space Oddity' in space; Kanye West joins 'Anchorman 2':...
Jeffrey Tambor, left, and Jason Bateman appear in the trailer for "Arrested Development," which returns for a fourth season on Netflix May 26.
The Morning Roundup: Playmate Of The Year, 'Family Tree' & Chris...
What's going on in the entertainment world today? Check out some of the big stories you may have missed over the weekend... Kim Kardashian Avoids Reading Negative Comments About Her Maternity Fashion Kardashian is eight months pregnant with her first child with Kanye West.
J. Cole Moves Album Release Date Up
Jay-Z 's protg J. Cole has bumped up the release of his sophomore album, Born Sinner , to June 18 -- one week earlier than previously announced, a source close to the rapper tells The Hollywood Reporter .
New Kanye West songs premiered by Hudson Mohawke during DJ set
Hudson Mohawke played two new Kanye West songs during his recent DJ set at a Polish festival - see above for fan shot video of the new songs.
Sun May 12, 2013
Kanye West Hits Head On Street Sign, Confronts Paparazzi
During a house hunting trip in Los Angeles on Friday, Kanye West embarrassed himself by smacking into a sign post in front of a group of photographers.