Plus 13 “black” movies that anyone can enjoy, 6 apps that’ll help you win Black Friday, and an actual PORTAL TO HELL in Russia.
This is probably the most romantic thing you can do at a show.
Happy birthday, Kim.
But seriously, what did you expect?
Man, what an interview.
It was funny. It was charming. And, yes, it was emotional.
SPOILER: Most people just ignore you and think you’re an insane person. NSFWish.
Warning: Once you hear this, you can’t unhear it.
Catch up on the month’s best songs, albums, and moments with new music by Kanye West, Nine Inch Nails, J. Cole, Disclosure, Hanson, and more.
It works… so… perfectly…
Yeezus was projected to sell 500,000 copies in its first week but ended up selling 328,000, just shy of Daft Punk’s first-week sales for Random Access Memories. Here’s why.
Kanye West has become a pop-culture punch line, but those who have dismissed him as aimlessly arrogant have missed the point. He is part of a long tradition of black artists who have fashioned a deeply political articulation of what it means to love yourself.
A menu designed to be eaten to the tunes on Kanye West’s latest album, Yeezus.
The Wikipedia article for Yeezus actually links to the page for God. Like God God.
You need to see this.
The rapper/producer is selling himself as counter-programming to rap’s biggest star, and that gamble might make him an A-list emcee.
Kanye can be a little melodramatic sometimes…
Kanye West’s new album goes deep into his complicated, contradictory mind, and even when it gets ugly, it sounds a lot like all of us.
And he totally trolled the Hamptons, too.
Being born is traumatic enough; imagine having Kim Kardashian and Kanye West as your parents! Here’s our baby present: a handy guide to the bizarre new life it is about to experience.
Who would’ve guessed that you could do so much with such a minimalist design?
Yeezus is here; who else is joining Kanye for the ride?
It’s unclear of exactly who was responsible, but this is everything we know about when and where Yeezus leaked.
Yeezus has arrived, people. It’s dark, brooding, and challenging, and there is not a pop song to be found on it.
UPDATE: Aaaaaaaand it leaked. Kanye West is basically the only major star who has figured out how to keep his music from leaking to the internet.
The level of self-belief and bravery necessary to truly be at the vanguard of pop culture is always going to resemble insanity or egomania.
Ye compares himself to Steve Jobs and makes a case for his greatness in a truly epic career-spanning new interview.
Before he was a “god,” he was an up-and-coming rapper with poetry in his heart. We’ve come a long way.