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A Year Without Kanye West

November 19, 2016. Kanye West is hovering 12-feet off the ground at the newly-created Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, California on a glowing, floating stage. Everyone below is losing their shit with blissful abandon. The show got off to a promising start thanks to a surprise cameo from one of his …

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Kanye West And Murder Inc. Records’ Irv Gotti Have ‘Enormous’ Plans In The Works

“The silence is deafening” is perhaps an overused cliche, but those are the best four words to describe Kanye West’s 2017 as he bounces back from the reported mental health crisis he suffered at the end of 2016. Sure, there was the recent “Dat Side” track with Cyhi, and impromptu photo ops here and …

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Kanye West Shows Us How to Style the “Semi-Frozen Yellow” YEEZY

After being snapped in China before its official release, Kanye was spotted again in a casual ‘fit flexing the “Semi-Frozen Yellow” YEEZY Boost 350 …

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Chance the Rapper on 'SNL': 5 Things We Want to See

The rapper will make his hosting debut alongside musical guest Eminem on Saturday (Nov. 18).<p>Chance the Rapper has graced the stage three times as a …

Music

Kanye West Is Producing Beats for All G.O.O.D Music Artists

The demand for <b>Kanye West</b>'s return has reached a fever pitch as the rapper recently surprised a crowd at a <b>Kid Cudi</b> concert back in October after …

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Kid Cudi's Next Album Will Be 'Strictly' Produced by Kanye West

We already knew Kanye West was handling the production on Pusha T's long-awaited <i>King Push</i> album. The G.O.O.D. Music president said earlier this year …

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Where is Kanye West? Tracking the rapper's year-long disappearing act

12 months of no Kanye.<p>In November 2016, Kanye West was hospitalized after abruptly canceling the remainder of his Saint Pablo tour, following a stretch of erratic and angry behavior.<p>Since then, the rapper has spent the past year largely out of the public eye, deleting his social media profiles and …

Entertainment

Kelis’s Flesh Tone is peak pop, and it deserves more credit

On the 2010 album, she proved that she’s everyone’s mom.<p>In 2003, Diddy enlisted Kelis for an experiment: a Euro club track called “Let’s Get Ill.” …

Music

The Kickdrums share the Origins of their first song in two years, “Love Is Fine”: Stream

<i>Origins is a recurring new music feature in which an artist charts the influence of their latest hit single.</i><p>It’s been two years since Alex Fitts has …

Kanye West Files Trademark for 'Yeezy Sound' Streaming Service

Kanye West is up to something.<p>The Chicago rapper’s reps filed documents to trademark “Yeezy Sound” for “streaming of music, audio, images, video, and …

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Kanye West and Kim Kardashian Score Most Expensive Sale in Bel-Air Crest History

While I salivate over the confirmed existence of <i>Yeezus 2</i>, Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are busy bagging millions of dollars on the sale of their …

Music

Kanye West Finally Reemerged at Kid Cudi's Show in Chicago

After a somewhat quiet year for Kanye West, he reemerged onstage to uproarious applause this weekend in Chicago, at his former protégé’s concert, joining forces with Kid Cudi to perform "Father Stretch my Hands, Pt. 1" from <i>The Life of Pablo</i>.<p>Kid Cudi, who is in the midst of his <i>Passion, Pain & Demon</i> …

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Watch Kanye West Return to Stage With Kid Cudi at Chicago Concert

Saturday night (Nov. 4), <b>Kid Cudi</b> took the stage at the Aragon Ballroom in Chicago and, to the surprise of the audience, brought out <b>Kanye West</b> for the …

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Kanye West resurfaced onstage (and at Harold's) in Chicago this weekend

After canceling the remaining dates of his Saint Pablo tour last year, Kanye West has largely stayed out of the public eye but he showed up onstage …

Kanye West

Migos Want to Be Cast as the Hyenas in ‘The Lion King’ Remake

After Disney officially announced the cast of their upcoming remake of <i>The Lion King</i>, which had Twitter going insane, rap trio Migos shared that they …

The Lion King

Kanye West Joins Kid Cudi on Stage for First Performance Since Hospitalization

Harder, better, faster, stronger! <b>Kanye West</b> returned to the stage on Saturday, November 4, for his first performance since he was hospitalized nearly …

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Kanye West Returns To His Hometown, Pops Up During Kid Cudi’s Performance + Drake's Priceless Reaction After Fan Throws Bra Onstage

<b>Kanye West</b> is looking very healthy these days. He surprised concertgoers when he hit the stage with Kid Cudi in Chicago. Peep clips from the show, …

Black Culture

8@8: Your Morning Scoop

Kim apologizes, Kanye returns<p><b>Today is...</b><p>National Nachos Day!<p><b>News of the day:</b><p><b>+</b> The world spirals further into a pan-global dystopia: Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan gifted Donald Trump a MAGA-styled hat that reads, “Donald and Shinzo Make Alliance Even Greater”<p><b>+</b> Pizza chain Papa John’s has been …

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Watch Kanye West Make Onstage Return at Kid Cudi Chicago Concert

Rappers perform "Father Stretch My Hands, Pt. 1" in West's first live appearance in nearly a year<p>Kanye West made a surprise appearance – the rapper's …

Music

Watch Kanye West Return to The Stage with Kid Cudi in Chicago

The G.O.O.D. Music duo reconnect in The Windy City<p>Closing out the final leg of a tour in support of his latest album, Kid Cudi brought out a big gun …

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Kanye West returns to Chicago, joins Kid Cudi at Aragon show

South Side rapper Kanye West returned home to Chicago this weekend and joined Kid Cudi on stage during his Aragon Ballroom show Saturday.<p>The pair performed “Father Stretch My Hands Pt. 1,” off West’s “The Life of Pablo" album, at the Uptown venue. West was also spotted at a Harold's Chicken Shack …

Chicago

Kanye West Triumphantly Returns To The Stage For First Performance After Breakdown – Watch

He’s back! Kanye West made a surprise appearance at a Kid Cudi concert, performing for the first time in a year – and for the first time since his …

Celebrity Gossip

Kid Cudi Brings Out Kanye West in Chicago

Kanye West returned to the stage on Saturday (Nov. 4), as the G.O.O.D. Music boss joined his longtime collaborator Kid Cudi at his show in Chicago.<p>In …

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Kanye West Showed Up At A Kid Cudi Show In Chicago And Performed Live For The First Time In Nearly A Year

This month marks nearly an entire year since Kanye West last took the stage to perform live before a crowd of people. Apparently, Yeezy didn’t feel like hitting that particular milestone, and so tonight, during a Kid Cudi concert in Chicago, he made his long-awaited return to the stage to perform …

Music

Kanye Makes His First Onstage Appearance In Almost a Year at Kid Cudi Concert

In late November 2016, Kanye West famously aired his grievances toward Beyoncé and Jay-Z onstage and cancelled the remaining dates of his long, rocky …

Celebrity News

Here’s What Everyone Had to Say About ComplexCon Day 1

Day 1 of ComplexCon has been eventful, to say the least, with surprise guests, exclusive drops, and insightful panel discussions taking over Long …

Music

Wake Child compose a lowkey love ballad with "Kathaleen"

<b>Wake Child</b> is a rare breed of indie-rock-blues trio. Having met while studying music at the Berklee College of Music, their eclectic sound comes from …

Boston

Learn Why & How Kanye West Made His Groundbreaking Album, 'Yeezus'

The experimental and sonically abrasive masterpiece.<p>When Kanye West released his sixth studio album, <i>Yeezus</i>, fans were polarized by the experimental, sonically abrasive project. But years later, the genius of the album is still being understood by fans and those that assisted West in its creation. …

Music

YBN Nahmir's "Rubbin' Off The Paint" Beat Deconstructed by Producer Izak

The lowdown on the viral sensation.<p>Just yesterday, YBN Nahmir posted on Instagram that he was in dispute with a record label over the ownership of the beat for his viral hit “Rubbin’ Off The Paint.” And now Izak, the producer of the track, has unveiled a video of how he created the beat — …

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13 concerts in Vancouver to check out this November

From Halsey to Third Eye Blind, ODESZA to Kid Cudi, Vancouver will be rocking and rolling this November. To get the party started, here are 13 …