Posts tagged "kanye west"

Twilight Zone Music News: Kanye Stars In Kim Kardashian’s Video, Kate Moss Records An Album

Today’s music news seems to be all sorts of backwards. First off, we told you in November that Kim Kardashian was recording an album with The-Dream. And now we hear that she is making a video directed by Hype Williams. The mega famous video director spent hours on a closed set with Kim, and her…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / December 30, 2010

Kanye’s Leaked “Monster” Video: Sexy Dead Girls, Decapitated Heads, And Other Violence Against Women

Kanye West’s unfinished video for “Monster” has leaked online and it’s a disgusting display of gratuitously sexy dead women. In the opening shot, dead women in lingerie hang from nooses made of chains; the camera lingers on one’s stiletto heels. In a later scene, Kanye lies in bed with two lifeless models, moving…

Jessica Wakeman / December 30, 2010

Nicki Minaj Welcomes Kanye West’s Fashion Advice

“He’s become my mentor, he gives me advice, he hits me, he takes random pictures off-line and says ‘Oh this is a good picture of you’. He’s really into fashion so he’s a good person to have a well-rounded conversation with.”

Nicki Minaj on her relationship with Kanye West. Come to think of…

Annika Harris / December 28, 2010

Jessica’s Favorite Things Of 2010

The blog Your It List has asked a bunch of cool tastemaker types to reveal their favorite things of 2010. They didn’t ask us for ours, but we’re going to share ‘em anyway. You’ve read Amelia’s, Julie’s, Joanne’s and Kate’s. Now here’s Jessica’s …

Jessica Wakeman / December 23, 2010

Kanye West On George W. Bush And Taylor Swift

“Everybody said, ‘Oh my God, Kanye, I love you so much. I hated you until you said that. But now I see you’re speaking for me. I always thought you were an a**hole but now you said something that represents me.’ But the whole time, whole time I’m thinking in my mind I was thinking…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / November 24, 2010

Is Kanye West’s “My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy” Really A Perfect Album?

Kanye West is many things — an egomaniac, brilliant, pompous, crazy; an a**hole; a douchebag; an artist; a Grammy winner. Well, now he can add “Perfect Score On Pitchfork” to his resume. The notoriously snotty online music mag gave Kanye’s new album, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy (which dropped yesterday), a perfect 10.0 when they…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 23, 2010

Quickies: Kim Kardashian Has A New Love & Kanye West Doesn’t Give “Today” His “Juice”

Kim Kardashian loves the “hair chain” she designed for her new line Belle Noel for Pascal Mouawad. [Celebuzz]
Eva Mendes wears a weird dress, but does she look hot anyway? [Starpulse.com]
Want to know what other Sports Illustrated models were paid? Molly Sims is telling all. [PopEater]…

Annika Harris / November 12, 2010

Rapper’s Delight: XXX Spoof Of Kanye West Vs. Taylor Swift In The Works

While just about every TV show and movie has been made into a porn spoof, Vivid Entertainment is about to make the music industry take it all off. Forget shameless groupie action, CEO Steve Hirsch wants to recreate the infamous VMA beef between Taylor Swift and Kanye West from back in ’09, when West claimed…

Simcha / November 10, 2010

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]…

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,…

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. …

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.

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…

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 implant…

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.”***…

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.

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]…

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…

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…

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…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 15, 2010
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