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Kanye West Lashes Out At The Media After Being Slammed For Wheelchair Incident In Australia

Kanye West has never been one to take any criticism sitting down. The very outspoken rapper always takes an opportunity to speak his mind and the same could be said about a recent incident where he was accused of forcing members of his concert audience to stand up even if they were in a wheelchair.

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Tue Sep 16, 2014

Daily Mail

The Bodyguard! Kim Kardashian's burly minder Pascal Duvier - who...

The Bodyguard! Kim Kardashian's burly minder Pascal Duvier - who eats 18 eggs a day - shows softer side as he cuddles up to a koala Down Under with Mrs Kanye West The reality star's muscular German bodyguard, Pascal Duvier, spends just almost as much time with Kim as husband Kanye does - and it's Pascal's number one job to protect the 33-year-old businesswoman, her 15-month-old daughter, North, and her rapper partner. The towering figure, who is believed to eat around 18 egg whites a day to keep up his protein, recently travelled with the pint-sized beauty to Australia where she promoted her Kardashian Kollection and accompanied Kanye on his Yeezus tour.

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NEWS.com.au

Meghan Trainor reveals heartbreak

HER single 'All About That Bass' is at the top of the charts, but quirky pop star Meghan Trainor has revealed man trouble is bringing her down. WHO is U2? A generation of digital natives is asking just that after U2's new album was given away for free on iTunes.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Talib Kweli to Play with Live Band at the Blue Note, 9/18-19

Blue Note Jazz Club is proud to present world-renowned hip-hop artist and activist Talib Kweli, Thursday and Friday, September 18-19. Kweli appears in support of his most recent album, Prisoner of Conscious .

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JAM! Showbiz

Kanye West digging a deep hole for himself

Kanye West performs onstage as Samsung Galaxy presents Jay Z and Kanye West at SXSW on March 12, 2014 in Austin, Texas. Rick Kern/Getty Images for Samsung/AFP Genius philosopher, designer and inventor Kanye West continues to be misunderstood as scandal spreads over his alleged insults to wheelchair-bound fans.

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This Is London

Kim Kardashian defends husband Kanye West after his 'victim' ramble leaves fans confused

He's the victim: Kim took to Instagram to defend her hubby in what could be the world's longest hashtag Kim Kardashian has come running to husband Kanye West's defence over claims he sent a bodyguard to double check that a disabled fan really was wheelchair bound at his Sydney concert on Friday. The reality TV star, who got married to the rapper earlier this year took to her Instagram account to state how the media have victimised the singer and attempted to ruin what she believes was an "awesome" night.

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The Hollywood Gossip

Ray J on Kim Kardashian Sex Tape: Not Proud, Not Ashamed

It made Ray J a household name. It lined his pocket with millions of dollars. It gave him bragging rights for all of eternity over Kanye West.

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The Virginian-Pilot

Kanye halts show to confirm sitting fans are disabled

In this Jan. 19, 2014 file photo, singer Kanye West attends the Y-3 men's Fall-Winter 2014-2015 fashion collection, in Paris. : Actress Daniele Watts, who appeared in "Django Unchained," has taken to Facebook to complain about being handcuffed and briefly put in the back of a squad car after a public display of affection with her white companion.

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AllHipHop.com

Tony Williams Says Kanye West Is Attempting To Make The Next "Thriller"

Kanye West has expressed his appreciation for the late, great Michael Jackson numerous times. The Chicago rhymer even referenced the King of Pop on tracks like "Slow Jamz" and "Don't Like."

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

PMFM 92.9FM

Kanye Had Complete Control Over The Crowd

Yeezus . Fo real. Rising from the bottom of the stage in a cloud of red smoke. Would you expect anything less from Kanye ? The really cool thing about this concert was that there were no dancers, no gimmicks; Kanye West is an experience.

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Daily Mail

Clarifications and corrections

All our journalists are required to observe the Editors' Code of Practice and the Mail is a member of the Independent Press Standards Organisation , the new regulatory body for the Press set up in response to the Leveson Inquiry. An item about a party held by Tory MP George Hollingbery on September 11 quoted neighbour Julie Hindmarch as saying, 'The music wasn't something you would expect a middle-aged Tory MP to listen to.'

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Black Enterprise

Reports: Kanye West Forces Wheelchair-Bound Audience Member To Stand-Up

The self-confidence that Kanye West went into super-overdrive last Friday, according to reports, as the Roc Nation performer managed to piss off concertgoers and insult two differently-abled individuals. West, 37, was in Sydney, Australia performing songs from his healthy catalog when he stopped rapping and wouldn't continue until the entire audience was standing and dancing.

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The Hollywood Gossip

Kanye West Blasts the Media: Leave Me Alone! I'm a Married, Christian Man

Come here. Turn your volume up. Get a little bit closer to the screen. Ok, now listen... LEAVE ME ALONE! The rapper took to the stage in Brisbane today and then took the media to task for playing up his snafu from the night before, when he pressed two audience members to stand up and dance... even though they were in wheelchairs.

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Billboard

Lorde Dazzles at New York City's Pier 97, Covers Kanye...

Lorde is at a crossroads. A lot of kids her age are drifting between high school and college; Ella Yelich-O'Connor likely fancies herself sort of like Kanye West between College Dropout and Late Registration .

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E! Online

Kayne West Debuts New Haircut--And You've Gotta Take a Closer Look

Over the weekend while on the Australian leg of his Yeezus Tour, Kanye West decided he was ready for a new haircut. So the rapper turned to his longtime barber Ibn Jasper for a close fade with six arrow-esque symbols.

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WSNX-FM Grand Rapids

Hollywood Dirt For September 15

Kanye West stopped a show in Sydney because the entire crowd was not standing. Problem? The two people not standing were in wheelchairs.

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WENN Blog

Kanye West Ordered To Apologise Over Concert Wheelchair Gaffe

Disability rights groups in Australia are demanding an apology from Kanye West after the rapper targeted handicapped fans for failing to stand up during his shows. The hip-hop star sparked outrage Down Under by urging a fan in a wheelchair to get to his feet during a misunderstanding at his gig in Sydney on Friday night.

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Billboard

Watch Lorde Cover Kanye West's - Flashing Lights' & Bon Iver's - Heavenly Father'

Lorde has added covers of Kanye West's "Flashing Lights" and Bon Iver's "Heavenly Father" to the setlist for her current U.S. tour. "Flashing Lights" isn't Lorde's first attempt at a Kanye classic.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

E! Online

Kim Kardashian Rocks 5 Chic Styles in Australia, Meets Fans and Talks Fashion-See the Photos

Kim Kardashian has so far showcased several chic styles during her trip to Australia with Kanye West , who is performing in the land Down Under as part of his Yeezus tour. Wearing a bright, figure-hugging coral mini dress, the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star also took part in a meet-and-greet for hundreds of fans at a shopping mall to promote her family's Spring 2015 Kardashian Kollection.

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NEWS.com.au

Kanye's 'wheelchair rant': What really happened?

FORMER Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash - whose solo career has exploded - is heading back to Australia to launch his new album World On Fire. AS well as releasing a new album and book, Missy Higgins reveals the big challenge of playing the guitar when heavily pregnant on tour.

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