Will Kanye's Bold Five-Album Blitz Work? Our Writers Answer 5 Qs
May26

Will Kanye's Bold Five-Album Blitz Work? Our Writers Answer 5 Qs

Today's release of Pusha T's DAYTONA album kicks off a five-week, five album blitz of Kanye West-related and/or produced albums. The campaign will also include his first solo album since 2016's hotly debated The Life of Pablo, a highly anticipated full-length collaboration with his one-time protege Kid Cudi, Nas' first studio album in six years and the sophomore effort from Teyana Taylor. Is this closely-packed...

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Lyor Cohen Doesn't Agree with Kanye West's Polarizing Comments
May19

Lyor Cohen Doesn't Agree with Kanye West's Polarizing Comments

Rap mogul Lyor Cohen was thrust into Kanye West’s pro-Trump tweets earlier this month after West shared a photo of himself wearing a MAGA hat in a picture with Cohen and Universal Music Group CEO Lucian Grainge on Twitter. In the photo, Cohen appears to be making an “OK” hand gesture, which reportedly is co-opted by the alt-right movement. During an interview with Pitchfork, Cohen was asked questions about the...

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Kanye West Returns to Wyoming Mountaintop to Finish Up New Music
May03

Kanye West Returns to Wyoming Mountaintop to Finish Up New Music

Kanye West has returned to the mountaintop. According to TMZ, he flew out of L.A. on Wednesday, back to the secluded home he's renting in Wyoming, which is on a literal mountaintop to finish up work on his forthcoming projects.  He currently has five on the way, the first of which—Pusha T's long-awaited King Push— is due on May 25. In a series of tweets last month, Kanye also announced that...

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Kanye West Reveals Album Artwork, a Photo of late Mother's Doctor
Apr29

Kanye West Reveals Album Artwork, a Photo of late Mother's Doctor

Kanye West hasn’t revealed much details about his next studio project, which is expected to arrive in June. However, on Saturday (April 28), West revealed the album’s cover artwork and it will certainly raise eyebrows. West shared on his Twitter account an exchange with an unknown recipient about the LP’s cover. He posted a mugshot photo of Dr. Jan Adams, the plastic surgeon who performed cosmetic surgery on...

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Is Kanye West Planning a 2024 Presidential Run?
Apr25

Is Kanye West Planning a 2024 Presidential Run?

Back in 2015, Kanye West claimed that he's going to run for president in 2020, and now he's teasing folks again with the prospect of a presidential bid. Late Tuesday night (April 24), Kanye went on Twitter and wrote "2024." Was it a hint that he plans to bring his presidential dreams to life in 2024? Adding merit to his not-so-subtle hinting, yesterday, a right wing conservative group of artists took credit for...

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