At the loading dock in NYC’s meatpacking district, Kanye hosted a listening session for his upcoming album, Yeezus. He played a few tracks off the album, explained its concept and marketing strategy. Those in attendance included Jay-Z, Beyoncé, Q-Tip, Busta Rhymes, DJ Khaled, Timbaland and more. Above is a highlight via Info. Yeezus drops a week from today.
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YN returns to HuffPost Live and keeps Kanye as the topic of discussion. On this go round, he talks the week prior to Yeezus‘ release, Kevin Durant’s possibility of signing to Roc Nation Sports and more.
Following Kendrick Lamar and Nas the previous day, Kanye closed out Governors Ball last night on Randall’s Island in NY and treated fans to a few tracks presumably off Yeezus. Above, NM catches Ye ‘s run through “I Am God”. He also performed ”On Site” as well as “Black Skinhead”, “New Slaves” and goes off on a light rant. Believe it or not, Yeezus drops June 18.
Kanye turned 36 yesterday and toasted to the good life with the likes of Jay-Z, Nas, Beyoncé and others at New York’s Jamaican restaurant Miss Lily’s. Nas took to his IG to share a few photo ops.
Lord Yeezus, it’s a girl! On last night’s season premiere of Keeping Up With The Kardashians, Kim revealed the gender of their first child. “I’m so excited we’re having a girl. Who doesn’t want a girl? They’re the best and I know that’s really what Kanye has always wanted. He wanted a little girl.”
Before Kanye resurrected into Yeezus, he kicked a 13 minute freestyle over The Game’s “Dreams” and Common’s “The Corner”. Both tracks were produced by the man himself. Pretty impressive.
While doing press for his new movie After Earth, Will Smith tells HipHollywood about his studio sessions with Mr. West. Three months ago, photos surfaced of the pair in the lab in Brazil. nav