VIDEO: Kanye West – “Black Skinhead” & “I Am A God” Live In L.A. | Day 2

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Kanye West set off Staples Center in Los Angeles as the G.O.O.D. Music head honcho treated the city to a second show for his current Yeezus tour.  Decked out in a flashy Maison Martin Margiela designed mask and couture, Yeezus turned the energy up with his undeniable stage presence as he delivered an emotional performance for “Black Skinhead” and “I Am A God.”  At one point during his set, Kanye was also joined on stage by a number of stage extras who surrounded the rapper and lifted him into the sky.

AUDIO: Angel Haze – Black Skinhead Freestyle

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Angel Haze kicks off her #30Gold web series and showcases her skills over Kanye West’s “Black Skinhead” instrumental first.  Take a look as Haze drop some commentary for the camera and explains fans get a taste of what’s to come with #30Gold before the release of her debut album Dirty Gold.  Over the next 30 days, Angel Haze will continue to release new freestyles and remixes for your listening enjoyment.

VIDEO: Kanye West – Black Skinhead

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While the world tunes into Big Brother’s (Jay-Z) social media takeover on Twitter, Kanye West decided to unleash the official video treatment for “Black Skinhead” off his new album Yeezus.  Staying in tune with his unique and recent creative direction, West delivers an animated music video for his new single.  Featured in the video is a digitized 3D version of Ye doin’ his thing primarily in the dark alongside visuals of ferocious dogs and images of black KKK hoodies.  In the event the video below gets taken down be sure to CLICK HERE to watch Kanye’s latest offering.

UPDATE: So it looks like the video was pulled from the internet, however, in the provided link above you can still see what appears to be perhaps an early version of the visual that was prematurely leaked without authorization.

ARTWORK: Kanye West – Yeezus | New Air Yeezy II Colorway

yeezus-official-artworkKanye West’s new album cover artwork was finally revealed.  This looks pretty interesting to say the least.  It appears to be a melted down Jesus Piece or some sort of distorted gold object with a simple piece of red tape that reads Yeezus.  Last night Kanye took over SNL and delivered two new songs with “Black Skinhead” and “New Slaves”.  Ye’s new album is now available for pre order on his official website and will be available to purchase on June 18 which is the mysterious date he dropped for fans via his twitter account a few weeks back.

In other news, Kim Kardashian took to her instagram and previewed a new Red colorway of the Air Yeezy II’s that Mr. West wore during his performance on SNL.  Check out a sneak peek below.

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