Kanye West recently stopped by 99.7 NOW in the Bay Area to sit down with radio deejay St. John. Watch as Ye speaks on the inspiration behind choosing Yeezus as his new album title, his love for being creative and coming up with new ideas with his crew and his new tour’s opening night in Seattle. West gives listeners insight behind the elaborate visual representation of his show and breaks down what drives him as an artist to be so creative and over-the-top. St. John also discusses with the G.O.O.D. Music front man about what life is like now being a dad, the importance of family and of course his special bond with his new fiance Kim Kardashian.
Oprah recently took to her twitter over the weekend and shared a photo of herself partying the night away with Diddy and Kanye West at Jimmy Iovine’s house. The music producer and American Idol mentor hosted the exclusive birthday celebration in honor of his girlfriend Liberty Ross. Other guests that were in attendance included Mick Jagger, Kim Kardashian, Dr. Dre, Brian Grazer, Gayle King and R. Kelly who decided to put on a live performance.
Backed by the band the Roots and legendary singer Charlie Wilson on the vocals, Kanye West decides to make a surprise guest on Jimmy Fallon’s Late Night Show. However, the bigger news from the performance came about when Kanye decided to finally address Ray J’s “I Hit It First” diss with a jab of his own during his live set. The G.O.O.D. Music rapper kicked his verse off by rapping, “Brandy little sister lame and he know it now…” much to the surprise of audience members and those watching at home. Take a look at the performance footage below to see Ye vibe out with his latest single off his controversial Yeezus LP.
Kanye West’s interview with head of the Kardashian empire, Kris Jenner, aired today for her talk show’s season finale. However, besides all the talk around his relationship with Kim Kardashian, the first time they met, issues with the paparazzi, his public image, fatherhood and living at the Kardashian household, Ye decides to reveal the first photo of North West. If you missed the show check out the special moment below.
Kanye West continues his artistic promotional run for his upcoming album Yeezus with a new teaser which has recently hit the net. The trailer which serves as a teaser to the album features Scott Disick portraying actor Christian Bale’s character and reenacting a scene from the 2000 film American Psycho. Also starring the in the trailer as a gullible victim is Kim Kardashian’s friend Jonathan Cheban.
In the clip above, Disick is seen behaving strangely, pacing back and forth, praising Kanye West’s Yeezus album while “New Slaves” plays in the background, and wielding an axe to which he eventually uses to gruesomely kill Cheban’s character. For Kanye, this type of outside the box promotion works simply because it’s different and will prompt a discussion among viewers.
Kanye 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.
Kanye West was recently out and about in Beverly Hills when a group of Paparazzi attempted to capture him and girlfriend Kim Kardashian ducking into a restaurant. The only problem is instead of ducking and avoiding snaps from the paprazzi, Mr. West bowed right into a metal stop sign and immediately became enraged. As shown in the clip above, West runs into pole and eventually makes his way back out from the restaurant to confront some pap’s who were still outside. You can clearly hear Kanye shouting for some privacy and demanding the paparazzi stop taking photos.