Posts tagged "kanye west"

Kanye West Joins The Hip-Hop Mile-High Club

Here is a video of Kanye West performing for a captive audience on a Delta Airlines flight. Now that's in-flight entertainment. I hope he at least got some peanuts or one of those nifty wing pins for his work. [BuzzFeed]…

By: Ami Angelowicz / November 9, 2010

Kanye West, Shut Up About Taylor Swift Already

"I feel like when Taylor was getting all those magazine covers, she was all good then. I feel completely empathetic and sympathize with that moment of her feeling bad, that spawned her to have one million magazine covers and be the most popular artist in the world, but in that moment of her feeling bad,…

By: Julie Gerstein / November 8, 2010

Kanye West Hurt George W. Bush’s Feelings

"I faced a lot of criticism as President. I didn't like hearing people claim that I lied about Iraq's weapons of mass destruction or cut taxes to benefit the rich. But the suggestion that I was racist because of the response to [Hurricane] Katrina represented an all-time low. ... I still feel that way. ...

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / November 3, 2010

Kanye West’s Epic “Runaway” Video

Kanye West is a genius -- just ask him. In this HALF HOUR-LONG video for his new track "Runaway," Kanye saves a phoenix-type model bird lady from a fiery blast. Then he plays with an 808 sampler and makes her dance. Then there's a parade featuring an effigy of Michael Jackson, and a dinner party.

By: Julie Gerstein / October 25, 2010

Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Get Diamond Teeth Like Kanye’s (Besides The Obvious)

Kanye West has done some really stupid things. So are you surprised that he went out and had diamonds permanently drilled into his bottom teeth? OK, maybe not so surprised. But still kind of astounded by the stupidity, especially after learning from The New York Daily News that this type of cosmetic enhancement is pretty…

By: Leonora Epstein / October 22, 2010

Kanye West Flashes His New Diamond And Gold Grin

The "Kanye West Is A Talented, But Idiotic Douche" file is getting full! Yesterday, the rapper appeared on Ellen DeGeneres' show and proudly showed off his new blingin' smile. Apparently, that ain't no temporary grill -- Kanye claims to have had his bottom row of teeth removed and replaced with diamond and gold implants because…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 20, 2010

Kanye West Album Cover Allegedly Banned From Walmart

Walmart has apparently banned Kanye West's new CD over seXXXy monster cover art. "Yooooo they banned my album cover!" Kanye whined on Twitter last night. "So Nirvana can have a naked human being on the cover but I can't have a PAINTING of a monster with no arms and a polka dot tail and wings."***…

By: Jessica Wakeman / October 18, 2010

Social Experiment: Who Is The First Person You Thought Of When You Heard Kanye’s “Runaway”?

For the past week, I have been putting my sociology degree to good use and conducting a little experiment. I've been asking people, "Who is the first person who popped into your mind when you heard Kanye West's 'Runaway'?'" The song has been everywhere, but in case you haven't heard it, listen above. The choru…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / October 13, 2010

Kanye Is An O-K Fit With The Kardashians

Looks like Kanye West will be making an appearance on Kim and Kourtney Kardashian's reality show, as they set up a Dash store in NYC. I have no idea which show because they have so many. Maybe they'll call it "Kourtney & Kim: Take NYC, Then Give It Back"? [10/4/10]…

By: Annika Harris / October 4, 2010

Kanye Kills It On “Saturday Night Live”

Kanye West may be an ego-maniacal douchebag, but boy, did he redeem himself musically on "Saturday Night Live" this weekend. Performing "Power" (above) and "Runaway" (after the jump) on a glowing white stage, backed by over a dozen ballet dancers, Kanye killed it. Seriously, Mr. West, STFU and stick to what you're good at --…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 4, 2010

Meet Kanye West’s Newest BFF, Cassius Marcellus Cornelius Clay

Stars, they're just like us: They meet some of their best friends over the shoe sale at Barneys. Meet Cassius Marcellus Cornelius Clay. He's the blue-blooded, preppy-to-the-max new buddy of Kanye West. The two apparently met when Kanye fell head-over-heels for a fancy pair of Italian shoes Clay was wearing, while on a fashion spree…

By: Julie Gerstein / September 17, 2010

Quickies: Danielle Staub Will Explore Lesbian Relationship On Reality Show & Kanye’s Diamond Grill

Is Danielle Staub really gay? We will find out soon on her spin-off show, she says. Also, does she read The Frisky? Because we’re the ones who suggested “My Two Moms” as the show name. [NY Daily News] Liam Neeson is supposedly dating again, following the death of his wife Natasha Richardson a year and…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 15, 2010

Lady Gaga Hospitalized 6 Times For Eating Disorder, Claims Biography

A dishy new biography of Lady Gaga claims she crash diets, fooled around with one of her producers, and refused to tour with Kanye West after his 2009 VMAs meltdown. Gaga was hospitalized six times during 2009 for eating-disordered behavior, claims her former tour manager David Ciemny in Poker Face: The Rise and Rise of

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 13, 2010

Taylor Swift Targets Kanye In VMA Performance

For those who noted that Kanye is actually 33 now, not "32 and still an innocent" as Swift sings in her lyrics, she's referring to his age at the time of his infamous "imma let ya finish" speech. Kanye, for his part, tweeted after the performance, "Yes I was that guy. A 32 year old…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 13, 2010

Kanye West Has A Song For Taylor Swift

Kanye West is still trying to atone for embarrassing Taylor Swift at last year's MTV Video Music Awards. So much so, that he not only continues to tweet apologies for his ego-driven childish antics, but he also wrote a song for Taylor. He says it's a "beautiful" song and he wants her to have it.

By: Annika Harris / September 7, 2010

Did Kanye West “Steal” Selita Ebanks From Maxwell?

See the woman sitting next to Kanye West with her finger to her lips at the US Open? Well, that's model Selita Ebanks trying to look incognito. The word on Media Takeout is that Kanye "stole" Selita from singer Maxwell, her boyfriend of almost six months. And supposedly Maxwell is so angry that he's threatened…

By: Annika Harris / September 3, 2010

Kanye West’s Tweets Caption “The New Yorker” Cartoons

Separately, Kanye West's tweets and cartoons in The New Yorker can be insufferably pompous. Yet, together, they are magic. [Paste]…

By: Jessica Wakeman / August 9, 2010

Kanye West Likes To Lick Amber Rose’s Head

Oh, look, it's Kanye West licking Amber Rose's head. Happy Monday. [Terry Richardson]…

By: Susannah Breslin / July 12, 2010

Amber Rose Still Trying To Be A Real Model

If nothing else, Amber Rose is chock full of perseverance. She's been going for it hard both with her strange style and her attempts at a modeling career since she became Kanye West's ambiguous female friend a year or so ago. The most recent play in her apparently ill-fated search for supermodel-dom is a spread…

By: Lily Q / June 21, 2010
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