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Essays

Kanye West Vs. Fame

Yikes.
Paul Thompson
10.5.18
Predictive Text Reviews

We Had an iPhone's Predictive Text Review Kanye West's Albums

Because honestly, who cares enough to write about him anymore?
Dan Ozzi
10.1.18
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Kanye West Has Kinda Announced A New Album Called… ‘YANDHI’

It'll be out at the end of this month, probably. Honestly, it's hard to tell whether he's trolling or if this will actually be the third Kanye West record of 2018.
Shaad D’Souza
9.18.18
Noisey News

Kanye West Finally Answers Jimmy Kimmel's Trump Question

In a new interview, the Chicago rapper responds to Kimmel's question from a recent interview, on whether West thinks Trump cares about black people.
Kristin Corry
8.30.18
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Kanye West Brings His Galaxy Brain to 'Kimmel' for a Troubling Interview

Kimmel briefly challenged West on his pro-Trump comments, but the rapper mostly hit all of his old marks
Alex Robert Ross
8.10.18
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Robert Christgau on G.O.O.D Music's Good (and Less Good) Music

The Dean of American Rock Critics reviews Pusha T's 'Daytona,' Tierra Whack's 'Whack World,' Kanye West & Kid Cudi's 'Kids See Ghosts,' West's solo 'Ye,' and more.
Robert Christgau
7.13.18
Op-Eds

Acid On Me Like the Rain: Mapping Psychedelia’s Big Pop Culture Moment

Frank Ocean, Kacey Musgraves and Kanye's tripped-out experiences suggest hallucinogens are infiltrating an anxious generation as the Xanax era ends.
Ryan Bassil
6.26.18
Noisey News

Kanye West Still Thinks the TMZ Interview Was "Beautiful"

In a lengthy New York Times piece, published this morning, West is candid about his mental health, his writing process, and last month's infamous TMZ studio appearance.
Alex Robert Ross
6.25.18
Essays

Five Years Later, 'Yeezus' Feels Like Kanye West Made a Deal with the Devil

Kanye's antagonistic sixth studio album pushed hip-hop in bold new directions but began his descent into contrarian shock tactics.
Phil Witmer
6.19.18
Internet videos of paticular importance

Kanye West Had a Nice Time on 'Celebrity Family Feud'

The Team West vs. Team Kardashian episode aired last night, but was filmed back in February, before the latest West-driven news cycle started whirring.
Alex Robert Ross
6.11.18
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Kanye West and Kid Cudi Have Revealed the Cover of Their New Album

The 'Kids See Ghosts' album is out this Friday (!!) only a week after Kanye's new album 'Ye'.
Shaad D’Souza
6.6.18
Noisey News

J. Prince Says Drake's Response to PUSHA-T Would've Damaged Careers

The Houston record executive is still standing by the fact that another Drake response exists.
Kristin Corry
6.6.18