Do you remember when Kanye West only performed three songs during his Sacramento Saint Pablo concert, then canceled all 21 of the remaining dates on the tour back in November 2016? The same night, the dad and The Life of Pablo rapper went on a bizarre rant, shaming radio for overplaying Drake and DJ Khaled‘s […]
The Grammy Awards, and pretty much any other “mainstream” (read white dominated) music awards show, tends to give black artists ghettoized accolades--“urban” “R&B” and “hip-hop” awards but never the “pop” awards – “Video of the Year” “Song of the Year,” “Album of the Year,” etc.
Chance the Rapper is breaking the mold as a stream-only artist who gives away his music for free. In addition to being recognized by the Grammys, many of music’s biggest names love his innovation, including ‘Ye, Madonna, Jay Z, Beyonce, and more. Clearly not your average rapper, Chance sat down with ABC’s Robin Roberts to explain […]
When you think about sex tapes, usually some celebutante, reality star trying to be famous comes to mind. Not so much a hardcore rapper who just escaped prison time. Troy Ave recently announced that someone has tried to extort him over a stolen sex tape. The Brooklyn rapper, who was arrested back in May for […]
Kanye West fans have another thing to add to their list of disappointing Yeezy moment. The rapper not only put the European leg of his Saint Pablo Tour on hold while in the hospital for two weeks, but he has decided to cancel the tour altogether. According to reports, Kanye’s people contacted concert promoter Live Nation […]
The rapper caused an uproar on Tuesday after paying President-elect Donald Trump a visit at the Trump Tower.
“I think Black people, particularly young Black people have a love-hate thing with Kanye. He seems to have devolved from the Kanye who stood before us and said, ‘George Bush doesn’t care about Black people.’ Remember that Kanye?” — Kierna Mayo, SVP of Brands and Content, Interactive One https://twitter.com/JosiahRyan/status/808895176441733120 Kanye West was trending on social […]