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There’s no denying that Kanye West is a polarizing figure in the music industry. However, whether you love to hate him or you hate to love him, there is no denying that he usually makes music that everyone will talk about whether the music itself is good or bad. That’s great for record sales but at the end of the day, your output is a musician’s legacy so does Yeezus pass muster? The answer is a resounding Hail No.
Yeezus pretends to be an album that is relevant and ground breaking however the truth of the matter is that it’s really neither. Even though the production on the album is amazingly dope like all of ‘Ye’s albums, it’s really a mish mosh of other genres that are currently bubbling underneath mainstream music’s surface. It’s like he thought to himself, “Alright, dancehall and electronic dance music is hot right now so I’m going to mix that up with some hip hop drums and I’m going to add some **** that sounds like Nine Inch Nails to make it feel like there is some depth of
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Kanye West and Kim Kardashian have settled on a name for their newborn baby and it is “North West.” Not surprisingly the Internet had some fun with the newly named baby. We did our best to collect some of the better reactions on Twitter about the naming. Enjoy, we did.
"That's a stupid name." – Guy named Turdburger Jackson to North West.
— Michael Jenkins...
We haven’t gotten a new episode of The Truth in awhile but to celebrate a monumental day in hip-hop Elliott Wilson liberates the first episode from his third season. Hitting the streets running, Elliott sits down with respective members of each camp, J. Cole’s right-hand man Ibrahim “IB” Hamad and Kanye’s producer Mike Dean. Finishing [...]
Kanye’s life must be moving at a breakneck pace with the arrival of his new baby girl and the release of his album Yeezus, but Ye isn’t looking to take a break from music anytime soon. While Mr. West has continued his media absence and isn’t doing any press for the album, his right hand man Mike [...]
Kanye West has consistently proved Jay Z’s declaration of ‘New Rules’ by doing things the way he wants to for his new album Yeezus. Lacking a traditional single release and putting out an short film based on ‘American Psycho’ rather than a video, Ye’s kept people on their toes throughout the timeline toward his album release. [...]
We all know K-names run rampant in the Kardashian family and with Kanye’s name fitting into the frenzy perfectly, him and Kim’s baby was bound to join the pack. Today MTV is reporting that the couple have named their baby girl Kaidence Donda West, joining the long list of K’s within the family while honoring Kanye’s [...]
It’s the battle of the bars as Kanye West, J. Cole and Mac Miller all release respective albums this week, but who will take the top spot? Today the first week sales projections for each album are in (along with Kelly Rowland’s) and as projected Yeezus should be coming in the top slot. Check it all [...]
You have probably heard about Kanye West’s new joint, Yeezus, and probably have heard people rave about it or hate about it, but that’s not why I’m writing this post, rather The Basketball Jones discovers the original lyrics to ‘Black Skinhead’ had a LeBron James reference. Those are the lyrics to “Black Skinhead” by Kanye [...]The post Here Are The Omitted Lyrics About...
Jay-Z threw his hat in the ring by announcing he’d be releasing his new album Magna Carta Holy Grail on the fourth of July, and excited a lot of music fans in the process. Similar to Kanye West’s Yeezus before it was released, not much information is known about Hov’s new album. But today, Courtney Love, who came into [...]