Tag Archive: Kanye West

[WATCH] KANYE performs ‘Bound 2′ on FALLON with CHARLIE WILSON & THE ROOTS

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Kanye West made a surprise appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon tonight to perform ‘Bound 2′, the second single and arguably best track from AOTY Yeezus. With R&B legend Charlie Wilson in tow and house band The Roots providing backing (along with a young choir), the exuberant performance was a refreshing change from Ye’s dour VMAs appearance …

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THE MAN WITH THE IRON FISTS updates: Stream the soundtrack + Watch new character trailers + Music videos for KANYE WEST’s ‘White Dress’ & METHOD MAN/FREDDIE GIBBS/STREETLIFE’s ‘Built For This’

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The release of RZA’s much-anticipated, Quentin Tarantino-produced and R-rated kung fu epic The Man with the Iron Fists is drawing near, and the equally anticipated soundtrack has hit the web today. Highlights include Kanye West’s soulful contribution ‘White Dress’ (which comes with a globe-spanning collage video directed by DanTheMan), RZA reteaming with BlakRoc collaborators The Black …

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[LISTEN] KANYE WEST: ‘Clique’ ft. Jay-Z & Big Sean

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Kanye West has dropped a new track called ‘Clique’, which is likely to appear on his forthcoming G.O.O.D. Music collaborative LP Cruel Summer. The clique includes Jay-Z and Big Sean here, and the song features a brazen, attention-grabbing line from Yeezy referencing Kim Kardashian’s sordid past: “Ate breakfast at Gucci/ My girl a superstar all …

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[WATCH] MADE IN AMERICA sets from JAY-Z, KANYE WEST, JANELLE MONAE, ODD FUTURE, SANTIGOLD & more

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The Jay-Z-curated Budweiser Made In America Festival kicked off in Philadelphia over the weekend, and it looked pretty damn epic. The first day included a set from HOV himself — featuring a pre-recorded speech from President Barack Obama — plus a surprise performance from the G.O.O.D. Music crew (Kanye West, Common, 2 Chainz, Big Sean and …

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[WATCH] 2 CHAINZ: ‘Birthday Song’ ft. Kanye West

Birthday Song

Rising Atlanta rap goofball 2 Chainz has released a video for his Based on a T.R.U. Story single ‘Birthday Song’, featuring Kanye West. Directed by Andreas Nilsson — the man behind some seriously weird and great videos for the likes of Yeasayer, MGMT and Fever Ray — the clip details a surreal birthday party and takes the objectification …

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[WATCH] DJ KHALED & KANYE WEST: ‘I Wish You Would/Cold’ (Dir. Hype Williams)

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A six-minute combination video has just dropped for ‘I Wish You Would’ and ‘Cold’ (formerly ‘Way Too Cold'; formerly ‘Theraflu‘), two recent DJ Khaled and Kanye West collaborations. The former features Rick Ross, while the latter features a cameo from Kim Kardashian, and the shaky clip takes place in an underground tunnel with all of …

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[LISTEN] KANYE WEST: ‘New God Flow’ + BET Awards performance

New God Flow

Last night’s 2012 BET Awards were notable for a few reasons, including the triumphant return of D’Angelo, a new trailer for Django Unchained, and the debut of Kanye West’s new single ‘New God Flow’. Kanye and his G.O.O.D. Music compatriots Pusha T, Big Sean, and 2 Chainz opened the show with a medley of ‘Mercy‘ and ‘Cold‘, before Ye …

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[WATCH] Eye-popping red-band trailer for RZA’s THE MAN WITH THE IRON FISTS

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Wu-Tang mastermind and kung-fu scholar RZA has finally dropped the first trailer for his long-gestating directorial debut The Man with the Iron Fists. Presented by his pal Quentin Tarantino, and co-written by Eli Roth, the film stars RZA – alongside a stellar cast which includes Russell Crowe (seemingly have a ball as the villain), Jamie Chung, Pam Grier, Cung …

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[WATCH] KANYE WEST: ‘Mercy’ (ft. Big Sean, Pusha T & 2 Chainz)

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Kanye West has dropped an awesome video for his G.O.O.D. Music collaborative single ‘Mercy‘, which features Big Sean, Pusha T and 2 Chainz. The Nabil-directed clip is a stark and trippy black-and-white affair, featuring the four rappers – plus one woman and a dancing Kid Cudi – in a gigantic unfurnished room, seen in one …

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[WATCH] JAY-Z & KANYE WEST: ‘No Church In The Wild’ ft. FRANK OCEAN

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Jay-Z and Kanye West have dropped a video for ‘No Church in the Wild’, the third from last year’s collaborative LP Watch the Throne (following ‘Otis‘ and ‘Niggas in Paris‘). The clip for the Frank Ocean-featuring number is directed by Romain Gavras (known for his work with M.I.A.), who attempts to appropriate the revolutionary spirit of 2011 here, …

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