Jay-Z wasn’t the only rapper holding things down in NYC last night. At The Box over on the Lower East Side, Kanye held a private show with a strict dress code. He performed some familiar tracks and for the second time recited, “Mama’s Boyfriend”. Awl revealed that the song samples Billy Joel’s “Movin Out (Anthony’s Song)“. Off camera, Yeezy confirmed rumors that Pusha T signed to his G.O.O.D. music label. Mo’ footage after the jump. Sidebar: CyHi Da Prynce signed […]
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Yeezy returned to Hot 97 for the first time this year and chopped it up with Angie Mar. In the first segment, he spoke on joining Twitter and his internship at Fendi. He also kept his word and dropped off new material. Keep it locked. Part 2: Debuts “See Me Now” Ft. Beyoncé and Charlie Wilson. Part 3: Post game reaction. Part 4: Yeezy says Nicki Minaj has the potential to be second biggest rapper of all time…of all time! […]
Kanye was in the studio early this morning with mentor No ID and producer Lex Luger. Apparently the session was so good, that Ye said he wanted to pass the record off to Hot 97′s Angie Martinez today. We’ll see. hhnm
[vodpod id=Video.3992017&w=425&h=350&fv=configParams%3Dvid%3D535587%26amp%3Buri%3Dmgid%3Auma%3Avideo%3Amtv.com%3A535587] Thankfully, an early version of Kanye’s new album didn’t leak last night. A few weeks ago, Drake told Funkmaster Flex backstage at Hot 97′s Summer Jam that he drew inspiration for his sophomore LP after listening to Yeezy’s new set. That’s powerful.
Back in 2005, Suge Knight was shot in the leg at an event hosted by Kanye West at the Shore Club in Miami. Now five years later, the former Death Row boss has filed a lawsuit for $1 million claiming that the club and Ye failed to provide adequate security. The trail date is set for Dec. 6th in Miami. No word whether Yeezy will be in attendance. Billboard
[vodpod id=Video.3390133&w=425&h=350&fv=loc%3D%2F%26amp%3Bautoplay%3Dfalse%26amp%3Bvid%3D6032610%26amp%3Bhid%3D63776%26amp%3BdisabledComment%3Dtrue%26amp%3BbeginPercent%3D0.4203%26amp%3BendPercent%3D0.5076] Hot 97′s Peter Rosenberg held his Noisemakers series last night with Soul Brother #1. The video’s blurry, but the audio is on point. Pete confirms that he’s working with Kanye on his upcoming album and says that he’s like a lil’ brother to him. He then discusses wanting to work with Eminem and Jay-Z.
[sparkart-clique site="rap_radar" video="kanye_vmas"] During Taylor Swift’s acceptance speech tonight for Best Female Video at the MTV Awards, Kanye West Gay Fish interrupts the country singer when Beyoncé doesn’t win. What an asshole. Sidebar: Hov’s probably pissed. “This Bryan Barber, I’m so mad at him,” says Jay, shaking his head in the back of a chauffeur-driven black BMW. “He goes up to accept the award for best video [for UGK feat. OutKast's "Int'l Player's Anthem" (I Chose You)]. This is clearly […]