Folks of all races skated to one song and this one song only. Over Hit-Boy’s heavy drums and electrifying bridge, Jay and Ye displayed their balling antics on tilt that made even the poorest man wanna dig in his pocket to cop a bottle of bubbly. The Will Ferrell Blades Of Glory-sample during the break was actually quite fitting since we needed a time out from all the kinetic energy. Thankfully the bars were as strong as the bounce. From […]
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Before the album even dropped, this song was a movement by itself. Son! Do you remember how this pass-the-mic, soul sample-packed lyrical exchange shook the rap game up? Over Otis Redding’s “Tenderness,” this nigga Kanye told YMCMB to “tuck their whole summer in.” Crazy! Hov’s callin the paps on himself? This shit still give me chills. Run it back! Maybe Flex likes this shit more than me. But not by a lot. Ha!
In the latest episode of Tony Williams’ R2KOTF series, he shares unreleased footage of Kanye’s Graduation studio session where Ye plays the original “Big Brother” beat for Jay, which features a Prince sample. In this 4th episode of #Road2KoTF, Tony takes us into the studio for the creation of ‘Flashing Lights’, the writing sessions for ‘Champion’ & ‘Barry Bonds’ as well as showcasing, for the first time, an intimate look into the New York session when Kanye played ‘Big Brother’ […]
Mr. West joins the likes of Aziz Ansari, Serena Williams and others for Nike’s new commercial promoting Kobe Bryant’s new clothing line. You can view individual takes here. hhnm via rd
Rihanna continues to break records and according to Billboard, she is the biggest-selling digital artist of all time with 47.5 million downloads since 2005. Eminem isn’t far behind with 42.29 million. Meanwhile, Lil Wayne, Beyoncé and Kanye West all round out the top ten. mtv
A couple nights ago Kanye West announced his new company, Donda. Jimmy Kimmel helped spread the word on his show last night with a lighthearted commercial. Don’t be mad, Yeezy World Peace is hiring. hco
Kanye dusted off his Twitter account last night and announced his new think tank venture, DONDA. The company is named after his late mother, Dr. Donda West. Read up on his mission statement after the jump.