Photo: Kevin Winter/Getty Images The Grammys might be losing more high-profile attendees. Frank Ocean became the most clear-cut dissenting voice against the awards ceremony when he failed to even submit his album Blonde for voting eligibility last fall. Ocean described the decision as his “Colin Kaepernick moment,” and said, “I think the infrastructure of the awarding system and the nomination system and screening system is dated.” Before that even happened, though, Kanye West said he would not attend the Grammys if Ocean wasn’t nominated. Now TMZ is reporting that in addition to West and Ocean, Justin Bieber and Drake will be skipping out on the Grammys, too. Drake and Bieber’s motivations are not clear — there has not been a statement of protest issued from either performer — but if it ends up they just decided to be elsewhere on Grammy night, that’s an indication in and of itself of where the broadcast lands on their priority … [Read more...] about Justin Bieber, Drake, and Kanye West Reportedly Skipping Out on Grammys
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The ‘Have you heard’ series is a look into significant albums across multiple genres. We will explore what made these albums tick and why they’re worth listening to today. Kanye West cuts a fairly controversial figure. In the past few years, he has made headlines more for being an outspoken supporter of Donald Trump than his music. But years before Ye donned the MAGA cap, the brightest red in his repertoire was the cover of My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy. My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy has been widely hailed as a landmark moment in Kanye’s career. It is the peak of Ye’s experiments with lush, maximal, and often self-indulgent production. It is a sonic juggernaut, and little like it existed when it released. Set against the backdrop of his tumultuous personal life and failing relationship with model Amber Rose, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy is in many ways Ye’s take on Progressive Rock a la 1970s bands like King Crimson (whose song is … [Read more...] about Have you heard Kanye West’s My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy?
Kanye West's new partnership with Adidas could allegedly make the star a BILLION dollars. According to TMZ star, the rapper announced on Wednesday he's penned a new deal to start building the Yeezy empire with retail shops stocking hawk shoes, apparel, and accessories. The gossip site also claims Kim Kardashian's hubby has been designing athletic wear for football and basketball. This is very exciting news, we all know how popular the Yeezy trainers are. Read more: Read more: Kanye's ego will be going into overdrive when he gets control of his own design team made from the best guys in the business. Sources claim it could take a few years to get the whole project off the ground and merchandising up to speed. Watch out Nike! Kanye announced the news on Twitter by posting a link and song reference, telling fans it was a "beautiful morning." Adidas and West first worked together on the trainers for Adidas Originals two years ago. "This partnership illustrates that anyone with a … [Read more...] about Kanye West’s new deal with Adidas to open stores is set to make a LOT of money for the star
She famously lost her second engagement ring from Kanye West during her infamous 2016 Paris robbery. But Kim Kardashian recently raised eyebrows as she seemingly wore both of her engagement rings for her latest advertising campaign and now she has finally made clear whether or not it was her actual bling. The 39-year-old reality star addressed whether or not she was actually wearing the engagement ring gifted to her by her 42-year-old rapper husband in an interview with Entertainment Tonight. Interesting: Last week Kim Kardashian raised eyebrows as she seemingly showed off both engagement rings gifted to her by Kanye West including the one that was stolen during her infamous 2016 Paris robbery in a KKW fragrance campaign advertisement Back in the day: West had given her two engagement rings; one from 2013 and another 20-carat emerald-cut ring in 2016 (pictured) which was the one stolen She said: 'I borrowed all jewelry from Lorraine Schwartz. It was nice … [Read more...] about Kim Kardashian addresses return of massive diamond engagement ring from Kanye West which was stolen during 2016 Paris robbery
Kanye West shared a religious quote to Twitter on Tuesday morning. But while his thoughts may have been on higher things, the 41-year-old accidentally included a picture of his wife, Kim Kardashian, in her underwear. The screenshot from his phone showed a summary of the recent images on his camera roll, along the bottom of the screen. Kanye West tweets religious quote... but accidentally includes underwear-clad Kim Kardashian in screenshot Close up:Alongside pictures of Saint at the pool, a blurry Kim could be seen, posing in her closet in her underwear Alongside pictures of Saint at the pool, a blurry Kim could be seen, posing in her closet in her underwear. The image was swiftly deleted by Kanye. Of course, Kim is not adverse to sharing revealing pictures of herself tosocial media. However she does like to have control over what is posted, with Kanye's snap perhaps not intended for publication. Revealing: Kanye shared the snap of Kim, presumably by accident; he is seen here in … [Read more...] about Kanye West tweets religious quote… but accidentally includes underwear-clad Kim Kardashian in screenshot
February 15, 2014 - 13:46 GMT hellomagazine.com Kim Kardashian posted a picture on Instagram of the 1000 red roses she received from fiance Kanye West on Valentine's Day As one of the world's most famous couples, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West were sure to celebrate Valentine's Day in style.CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY VIEW GALLERY CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY The couple, who are parents to eight-month-old daughter North, spent the romantic holiday together in Baltimore, where Kanye was performing as part of his Yeezus tour. "My date with Yeezus tonight 💙💚 #YeezusEastCoastTour#Baltimore," posted Kim with a picture of Kanye on stage. The 33-year-old also uploaded a cute snapshot of herself and her fiancé getting VIP treament backstage at the show. VIEW GALLERY "❤️," she simply captioned a photo of the dup being driven together on a … [Read more...] about Kim Kardashian receives 1000 red roses from Kanye West