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  1. Audio File: Hudson Mohawke pushing boundariesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Colorado Daily

    ... own in the last several years. You may have stumbled across him as one of the up-and-coming producers featured by Kanye West on Yeezus . HudMo produced "I Am a God" and "Blood On The Leaves," the latter of which sampled a track ("R U Ready") from ...


  2. First Listen: Night Beds, 'Ivywild'Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

    ... self-sabotaging behavior and substance abuse and was reeling from the end of a relationship. Energized by Kanye West 's Yeezus - and a nonstop intake of everything from Michael Jackson and Marvin Gaye to J Dilla and D'Angelo to Burial , Flying Lotus ...


  3. BA rns Puts Finishing Touches on Fantastical Debut AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Spin

    ... though, calling on heavyweight producers like Emile Haynie (Lana Del Rey's "Born to Die") and Jeff Bhasker (Kanye West's My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy ) for help. "I've been a huge fan of their work for a long time, so it was awesome to get to ...


  4. A$AP Rocky does what he wants to doRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

    ... twinkle of "Excuse Me", with a tunefully reverb-blurred bridge sung by Flacko himself. And then there's the Kanye West coproduction "Jukebox Joints", which coasts along on a looped sample from obscure early-'70s Indonesian psych-prog act Rasela, ...


  5. 10 must-see acts at Lollapalooza 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Austin City Limits and scores of others across the country. It's attracted such major headliners as Lady Gaga, Kanye West, Daft Punk, Pearl Jam and Coldplay since settling down as an annual event in Chicago's Grant Park in 2005. Last year, Live ...


  6. With a Back to Backa freestyle, Drake pretty much drops the mic on Meek MillRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... pieces suggesting maybe we needed to relitigate our attitudes about ghostwriters. Even if rappers such as Kanye West and Dr. Dre have benefited from their help - how far did your eyes widen upon learning that Jay Z wrote "Still Dre"? - this put an ...


  7. Chief Keef's art isn't just artificeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... a core portion of the hip-hop audience. In the early days of the Chief Keef media hype - back around the time of Kanye West remixes and his emergence on the national scene - many were dismissive of his music, suggesting that the attention he'd drawn ...


  8. Eminem & Kanye West Among Those Honored In Vice Souletric's "Midwest Blues" VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | HipHopDx

    ... to see a great show, and that's what keep this culture alive." Images of Freddie Gibbs , Hi-Tek, Common, Twista, Kanye West and Eminem are among those that appear in the video for "Midwest Blues." Vice Souletric says they are representative of the ...


  9. Nicki Minaj, Taylor Swift & Pop Music's Never-Ending Bait and SwitchRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Houston Press

    ... B.I.G. in songs and interviews. Her show-stealing verse on "Monster," is undoubtedly one of the highlights of Kanye West's My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy , while her other guest features and recent Pinkprint album have only strengthened her ...


  10. Pan Am Games 'couldn't be more thrilled' with Kanye West set despite rapper 'storming off stage'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NME

    Representatives of the Pan Am Games have denied media reports that Kanye West "stormed off stage" due to technical difficulties at their closing ceremony. The rapper performed at the Pan Am Games closing ceremony in Toronto on Sunday night , reportedly ending his set abruptly.


  11. Here's Why You Shouldn't Diss Kanye West's Mic TossRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MTV

    An anti-Yeezus petition couldn't stop Kanye West from performing at this year's Pan American games, but a mic toss at the end of his closing ceremony set caused some controversy. After facing tech issues, Ye launched his microphone into the air and exited the stage.


  12. Kanye West Drops Mic, Walks Off Stage at Pan Am Games Closing CeremonyRead the original story

    Yesterday | WVII

    UPDATE: Pan Am issued a statement Tuesday evening, shooting down reports that Kanye West had abruptly cut his performance short. He fulfilled this commitment in great style and while there was technical difficulty at the end due to circumstances beyond anyone's control, he rolled with it the way great artists do.


  13. WONG: Pan Apathy - Toronto Games a costly choreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Chronicle Herald

    ... idea Trump had dissed McCain's torture under the Viet Cong by saying, "I like people that weren't captured." When Kanye West was named headliner for the closing ceremonies, Mayor Tory thought that the hip-hop superstar was Canadian. Everyone else ...


  14. You know how that should go: Why this pop-punk Drake cover band is the real dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Globe and Mail

    The night is almost upon us: OVO Fest, Drake's annual Toronto homecoming concert at the Molson Amphitheatre. The event showcases Drake not just as a rapper, but a curator of cool; in years past, he's brought surprise guests as wide-ranging as Lauryn Hill, Kanye West and Stevie Wonder.


  15. End Of An Era: The Night HOT 97 Died [OP-ED]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WCKX-FM Columbus

    ... Power 105. We watched the ouster of Cipha Sounds' in favor of a less charismatic Nessa- who later was clowned by Kanye West for a reporting a false story about him. We watched a once-courageous Peter Rosenberg call out Nicki Minaj at Summer Jam to ...


  16. Chance The Rapper Said Kanye West Was Supposed To Narrate 'Surf'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | AllHipHop.com

    Chance the Rapper has been very vocal about his admiration of fellow Chicagoan Kanye West. His dream of collaborating with Yeezus has come true and they are working on an anticipated upcoming project, but fans were supposed to hear them go bar for bar sooner than later.


  17. Jay Z signs Bayern Munich footballer Jerome Boateng to Roc Nation management companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NME

    Germany and Bayern Munich's Jerome Boateng has become the first footballer to sign to Jay-Z 's Roc Nation management company. Roc Nation is the home to artists such as Kanye West, Calvin Harris, Grimes, Haim, Deadmau5, Rita Ora, with its sports roster including basketball player Kevin Durant, boxers Andre Ward and Miguel Cotto and baseball player Erick Aybar.


  18. Amber Rose Rips Critic Who Claims She Only Sleeps With Rappers,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | E! Online

    ... me in ur comment that's the whole point." She continued, seemingly bringing up her previous relationships with Kanye West and Wiz in an effort to further voice her opinion. "Insinuating that I just 'F---' rappers when I've been in Love with 2 of ...


  19. Drake and Kanye party at Toronto club after closing ceremoniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BlogTO

    As we all know by now, Kanye West performed at the Pan Am Games closing ceremonies on Sunday night, causing a touch of drama with a mic drop on his way out . Though Kanye left in what seemed to be a fury, he was all smiles by the end of the night when he was snapped at Lost and Found with none other than the 6 God, Drake.


  20. If you ask Phonte, Outkast is just like a Good Timesa and Tyler, the Creator is a The Eric Andre ShowaRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    Back in 2013, rapper and singer Phonte of the Foreign Exchange wrote a series of hilariously spot-on tweets comparing rappers to television shows. On a whim, he captured Kanye West, Biggie, A Tribe Called Quest, the Roots, Rick Ross and others in 140 characters or less.