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Kanye West and Common Collaborate to Help Chicago Kids

Many of Chicago’s kids are about to be put to work, thanks to the efforts of Common’s Common Ground Foundation and Kanye West’s Donda’s House (run by rapper Rhymefest and his wife), along with five other Chicago-based nonprofit groups.

04/18/2014

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Young Thug Channels Weezy on ‘Chickens’

Thuggary and camel toe, these are the themes explored by Young Thug in a new track off DJ Iceberg’s Monopoly Music 9 mixtape.

04/18/2014

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Future Drops ‘I Won’ Video with Kanye West

In advance of his already much-lauded new album, Future has released the video for “I Won” featuring Kanye West — with West actually showing up in the video.

04/18/2014

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Evian Christ Confirms New Kanye West Album, Drops Details

In an interview with self-titled, producer Evian Christ revealed some of the details of how he got involved with Yeezus and dropped the news that Kanye West is already working on a follow-up.

04/10/2014

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Outside Lands 2014: Kanye West, The Killers, Tiesto and Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers Lead Lineup

Other acts on this year’s bill include Death Cab for Cutie, Arctic Monkeys, Disclosure and CHVRCHES.

04/08/2014

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Listen to Future & Kanye West Score Trophies on New Song ‘I Won’

Future and Kanye West got them some trophies, but not from spelling bee or anything.

04/08/2014

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Kanye West Reschedules Tour to Finish Untitled Seventh Album

There’s been murmurings about another imminent Kanye West album going about the internet, but this is one of the first news items that has had real-world repercussions.

03/31/2014

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Preview Kanye West and Kim Kardashian’s Vogue Cover Story

The story, by Vogue International Editor at Large Hamish Bowles, promises to follow the famous family “[f]rom London to Paris to Los Angeles…in their quest for world domination—and the perfect wedding dress.”

03/24/2014

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Kanye West Pleads No Contest in Paparazzi Assault Case

Today (March 17) in a Los Angeles court, Kanye pleaded no contest in regards to the charges, which include criminal battery and attempted grand theft. Each count carried a maximum of six months in prison or $1000 fine.

03/17/2014

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Watch the Phone: Jay Z & Kanye to Perform Together at SXSW

While Jay is teaming up with ‘Ye once again, the internet is abuzz about a leaked collaboration between Jay and Daft Punk.

03/11/2014

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Future’s New Album ‘Honest’ Features Andre 3000, Kanye West, Drake, Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa

The album’s out April 22 and the guest list is stacked.

03/10/2014

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Watch Rick Ross, Kanye & Big Sean Do ‘Sanctified’ on ‘Arsenio’

“Rick Ross is such a gangsta, his beard has warrants,” Arsenio Hall joked when he introduced the Miami rapper on his late night show last night.

03/07/2014

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Kanye West Announces ‘Yeezus’ Tour Film Directed by Hype Williams, Watch the Trailer

Kanye West’s Yeezus tour is winding down and if you didn’t get a chance to see the Sermon on the Mount or whatever religious metaphor you’d like to ascribe to his truly religious experience of a show, fret not. There will soon be a movie based around the tour which will see theatrical release, eventually.

02/27/2014

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Watch Kanye West’s Mega Medley on ‘Late Night With Seth Meyers’

His career spanning medley began with his breakthrough single, “Jesus Walks.” Lit only by a spotlight, West’s shadow was seen holding a mic as he began the memorable track.

02/26/2014

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Stream Rick Ross’ New Album, ‘Mastermind’

Hear Rick Ross’ latest album, Mastermind, a week early, thanks to iTunes Radio.

02/26/2014

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Lily Allen Named Her New Album ‘Sheezus’

“It’s a confident title choice,” she said, “and a little nod to Kanye West.”

02/21/2014

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Bonnaroo Says Kanye West’s 2008 Performance Is in the Past

It’s been rumored that Yeezy was banned from even entering the Tennessee campgrounds where the festival is held. But last night, it was revealed that Kanye will once again be headlining the festival. So how did it happen?

02/20/2014

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