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iHeartRadio 2015: Headliners Include Kanye West, Sam Smith

The full performance list for the 2015 iHeart Radio music festival has been released and things are looking awesome. Headliners include Kanye West, Sam Smith,...
Via COED
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Canadian Crowd at Closing Ceremony of Pan Am Games Cheers When Kanye West Throws Mic and Walks Off Stage

Kanye West is a character. Chances are, if you think about him at all, that you either love the guy or you hate it. You love him for his music, but you hate him for being a little temper-tantrum throwing , rude little ego-maniac. A petition circulated in an attempt to get him replaced as the entertainment for the closing ceremony of the Pan Am Games in Toronto. It didn't work of...
Via FatManWriting
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kanye West Pan Am Games Concert Video

Kanye West’s Pan Am Games concert was a failure after technical difficulties stopped the rapper’s performance before it even started. Watch as he comes onstage,...
Via COED
3 days ago  |  Discuss

As Pan Am Games wind down, Toronto examines 2024 Olympic bid

TORONTO (AP) Organizers want to keep the focus on the Pan American Games until rapper Kanye West brings down the curtain in Sunday's closing ceremony. But Canada's largest city is being overtaken by something larger than the Pan Am Games, the 2024 Olympics, and the increasing likelihood Toronto will bid for it. Marcel Aubut, the president of the Canadian Olympic Committee, has a...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Petition to Stop Kanye West From Performing During Closing Ceremony of Pan Am Games Gains Steam

Kanye West is a popular artist, but he is also a controversial one. While people may like his music many don't like him. The organizers of the Pan Am games might have wanted to keep this in mind when he was scheduled to perform during the closing ceremony of the games on July 26. Why?It seems that a lot of people really don't want him there.via TwitterRead more »
Via FatManWriting
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: adidas sending Yeezys to former Miami players

Thanks to the new relationship between the Miami Hurricanes and adidas, some former players are getting a very nice gift. According to ex-Hurricanes running back Willis McGahee, adidas is sending out pairs of Kanye West’s new Yeezy 350 Boost Low. S/O to @Adidas for sending me these…@MIAMIHURRICANES A photo posted by Willis Mcgahee (@willismcgahee) on Jul 21, 2015 at...
Via Campus Sports Net
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Adidas Is Sending Former Miami Football Players Yeezys

Adidas and Miami is a new relationship but the brand is doing everything it can to make a good first impression.  The apparel company is sending pairs of Kanye West’s Yeezy 350 Boost Low shoes to some of the Hurricanes’ former great players.  Former Miami running back Willis McGahee posted a photo of his on Instagram.    S/O to @Adidas for sending me these…@MIAMIHURRICANES...
Via College Spun
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago-born Chance the Rapper joins long line of Bulls fans

The Chicago Bulls have a long history of endorsements from people who matter. No look further than President of the United States Barack Obama, who has famously sported a Bulls hat and recently publicly supported fired coach Tom Thibodeau. Chicago rappers like Kanye West and Common have sat courtside in Chicago to watch their beloved Bulls. Perhaps there is a new MC in the lineage...
Via Fox Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch catcher Austin Hedges rap some Kanye West on Padres Live

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Via Fox Sports San Diego
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Blatter news conference at FIFA delayed by British comedian

ZURICH (AP) Sepp Blatter's news conference at FIFA has been disrupted and delayed by a British comedian's stunt. As Blatter took his seat, performer Simon Brodkin rose from a front-row seat to speak and shower the FIFA president with dollar bills. The comedian also tried to disrupt a performance by Kanye West at the Glastonbury festival in Britain last month. On Monday, he was ushered...
Via AP on Fox
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Don Cherry joins outrage over Kanye West's Pam Am Games performance

  Don Cherry, the former NHL coach who has gained fame as a commentator on CBC's Hockey Night in Canada, has joined fellow Canadians who are upset about American hip-hop artist Kanye West headlining the closing ceremony for the 2015 Toronto 2015 Pan-Am Games on July 26. Cherry, who is unabashadly pro-Canadian and has often criticized anyone and anything that's not Canadian, went...
Via Fox Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Nearly 50,000 petitioners want Kanye West ousted as Toronto Pan Am Games performer

On Wednesday, organizers for the 2015 Toronto 2015 Pan-Am Games announced that Kanye West would headline the event's closing ceremonies on July 26. Nearly 48 hours later, almost 50,000 (and counting) have signed a petition on Change.org urging the organizers to reconsider and give the stage to a Canadian performer instead. The petition reads (emphasis added): The Toronto Pan Am games...
Via Fox Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Sweet Yeezus: Rapper Kanye West to headline Pan Am Games closing ceremony

  American rapper Kanye West will highlight the closing ceremony of the Pan Am Games on July 26. Pan Am organizers announced West as the headliner for the final day of the games, which opened July 10 and feature 6,000 athletes from 41 nations in the Americas and the Caribbean. The opening ceremony drew about 45,000 to Rogers Centre in downtown Toronto with a similar number expected...
Via AP on Fox
15 days ago  |  Discuss

American rapper Kanye West to headline closing ceremony

TORONTO (AP) American rapper Kanye West will highlight the closing ceremony of the Pan Am Games on July 26. Pan Am organizers announced West as the headliner for the final day of the games, which opened July 10 and feature 6,000 athletes from 41 nations in the Americas and the Caribbean. The opening ceremony drew about 45,000 to Rogers Centre in downtown Toronto with a similar number...
Via AP on Fox
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Dan Mullen flashes new sweet Yeezy shoes

Whether you love or loathe Kanye West and his music, you have to admit that he has a pretty sweet line of clothing. No, I am not talking about the $120 plain white t-shirt. I am talking about his new line of Yeezy shoes. Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen knows some how to show off some pretty good style. He did just that when he showed off his brand new pair of adidas Yeezy...
Via Campus Sports Net
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Dan Mullen Honors Kanye West With Shoes At SEC Media Days

Dan Mullen is stylin' and profilin' at SEC Media Days, wearing new shoes created by rapper Kanye West and adidas.
Via Gamedayr
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Coach K listens to Kanye on the way to the Gym

When you mention super-stardom in today’s celebrity-centric world, it’s hard not to mention Kanye West. West has permeated all facets of cultural life, from music to fashion to now being a part of the daily life of one the best college coaches in history. In a picture released today, we get a peek into the life of legendary Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski, listening to one of Chicago’s...
Via Campus Sports Net
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike Krzyzewski, Duke Assistants Bump Kanye West While Recruiting In Chicago

When recruiting in Chicago, you have to listen to the music of Chicago.
Via Gamedayr
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Duke’s Coach K Listens To Kanye While Driving Around Chicago

Beyonce isn’t the only superstar artist Mike Krzyzewski is a big fan of.  The Duke men’s basketball coach is currently in Chicago with assistant coaches Jeff Capel and Jon Scheyer, presumably doing some recruiting.  While he drives around the Windy City, Coach K apparently prefers to listen to one of the city’s greatest artists: Kanye West.  2 Chicago guys (coach K and...
Via College Spun
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook Debuts Signature Cologne In Paris

In addition to debuting his signature line of Jordan Brand shoes at Colette during Paris Fashion Week. The very fashion conscious Russell Westbrook also debut his Byredo Westbrook Eau de Parfum ($350) available now at Barneys.com. “I like a clean, fresh scent, but also something that is unique,” explained Westbrook during a break between menswear shows in Paris. “It is also...
Via Hooped Up
June 30, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kanye West Sings Bohemian Rhapsody At Glastonbury

Kanye West sung Bohemian Rhapsody at Glastonbury 2015 music festival this past weekend. And since his name is still Kanye West, people had an issue...
Via COED
June 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Brent Grimes’ One-Handed Interception Was NFL’s Best Catch Of 2014 (Video)

Not to pull a Kanye West or anything, but Brent Grimes had the best catch of all time. Sorry, Odell Beckham Jr. The Miami Dolphins defensive back wowed fans when he elevated to snag a touchdown away from Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson, arguably the best receiver in the NFL. But it was Johnson’s lack of effort on the play that led to the remarkable grab, according to...
Via NESN.com
June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Yeezyboost 350 by adidas

Launched this past February with an epic New York Fashion Week presentation, YEEZY Season 1 by Kanye West and adidas Originals ignited a global sensation with an unprecedented public live-stream and the subsequent release of the YEEZY BOOST, which immediately sold out in a worldwide frenzy of anticipation. Now, West and adidas release the second sneaker developed...
Via Inside The Sneakerbox
June 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Kanye Takes Over Staples Center For Basketball-Themed Birthday Party (Photos)

Kanye West enjoyed a nice, low-key night to celebrate his 38th birthday on Monday. Just kidding, it’s Kanye. Kim Kardashian West surprised her husband by renting out the Staples Center in Los Angeles for his big day. The extravagant birthday bash included an outrageous number of celebrities and athletes taking over the hardwood for an East vs. West-style game that was likely more...
Via NESN.com
June 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Kim Kardashian rents out Staples Center for Kanye West’s birthday

Kanye West celebrated his 38th birthday on Monday, and the venue for the party was pretty impressive thanks to his wife Kim Kardashian. Kardashian blindfolded West and drove him to the Staples Center, which she had rented out for the evening. When Kanye arrived, he saw that a bunch of his buddies were wearing basketball...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 09, 2015  |  Discuss
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