Kanye hosted a private listening session last night in an open-air loading dock in NYC for his upcoming album, Yeezus, dropping June 18th. He didn’t play all the songs but he broke down the concept and marketing strategy. Also attenting the event were Jay-Z, Beyoncé, Timbaland, DJ Khaled, Q-Tip, Busta Rhymes and more. Pics after the jump. (more…)
- Newsposted June 10, 2013 / No Comments
According to the NY Post, Kanye’s Yeezus album is driving Def Jamp execs crazy.
Sources exclusively tell us that last week — just two weeks before the album drops — West brought in legendary producer Rick Rubin to help lay down additional tracks for the record, and Def Jam execs spent the week haggling over rights for a vocal he used on his song “Onsite.”
“Even by Kanye West standards, this is pushing it,” said a music industry source.
- Videosposted June 10, 2013 / No Comments
Kanye West was among the performers at Governors Ball in Randall’s Island, NY last night and he debuted a new song off his Yeezus album. Kanye performed “On Site,” “Black Skinhead” and “New Slaves.” More footage after the jump. (more…)
- Newsposted June 2, 2013 / No Comments
Chief Keef was in NYC to promote his new”Beats By Keef” headphones and he confirmed his presence on Kanye West’s upcoming “Yeezus” album. “I’m on it,” Keef said, “I don’t know what the song’s called but it’s a hot song.”
- Newsposted May 31, 2013 / No Comments
According to DJ Semtex, this is the official artwork for Kanye West’s Yeezus album coming June 18th.
Forget everything else you have seen, this is the official artwork.
No cover, booklet, just a sticker on the reverse of the package with the track list.
- Singlesposted May 19, 2013 / No Comments
Check out the audio stream and download for Kanye West’s “Black Skinhead” and “New Slaves” performed on SNL last night. Yeezus in stores June 18th.