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Best Hip Hop Moments in #BHM: Kanye West Releases ‘The College Dropout’

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In honor of Black History Month, each day here at The Source we’ll be chronicling many of the best moments pertaining to Hip Hop that occurred during the meaningful month of February – celebrating the birthdays of now-legendary MCs; highlighting the most impactful album and single releases; even reminiscing on the most obscure, yet culturally-significant […]

Kanye West Says Album Now Untitled And Discusses More With Big Boy

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This morning [Thursday, February 4], Kanye West stopped by The Neighborhood with Big Boy to discuss his album and why he’s considering it still “untitled.” With the name being changed three times and a social media poll placed by wife Kim Kardashian, West explains it’s all part of research and fans are actually playing a […]

Kanye West and Wiz Khalifa Squash Their Beef

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Turns out Kim Kardashian and Amber Rose weren’t the only ones who met with each other and left on good terms yesterday, as their significant others Kanye West and Wiz Khalifa appear to have buried the hatchet as well, following their dispute on Twitter. In fact, Yeezy took to his favorite social media outlet this afternoon […]

Is Kanye Changing His Album Title Again?

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Kanye West has been in the news a lot lately, from debuting his playlist and album title, to changing said album title. It seems as if ‘Ye maybe contemplating changing the name again. No, there hasn’t been a tweet from Yeezy himself, but wife Kim Kardashian-West posed the following question—leaving many fans speculating another announcement […]

Tickets Are On Sale for Kanye West’s ‘WAVES’ Premiere

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Tickets are now officially on sale to experience the world premiere of Kanye West‘s seventh solo album, WAVES, in a theater near you. The project will be unveiled during West’s Yeezy Season 3 fashion show – also set to include a performance by Italian contemporary artist Vanessa Beecroft – at Madison Square Garden on Friday, February […]

Kanye West is Returning to ‘Saturday Night Live’

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While it could easily be said that Kanye West has been the butt of a few wisecracks the past couple of days, what you’re about to hear is no joke: the Chicago MC will be returning to NBC’s Saturday Night Live next month, the network announced today. Joined by actress and comedian Melissa McCarthy in […]

Right On Time: Get Your Kanye West / Wiz Khalifa Twitter Beef T-Shirts

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Yesterday’s [Thursday, January 28] Twitter beef between Kanye West and Wiz Khalifa was eventful, to say the least, and of course enterprising people saw the opportunity to make some quick profit and ran with it. Someone quickly snapped up the domain name “yeezuswaves.com” and created unofficial Twitter beef merchandise, where all 30 of Kanye’s tweets […]

Young Thug and Kanye West Recorded 40 Plus Songs Together

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Amazing… Thugger stopped by  “The Angie Martinez Show” and shared some very interesting news. The “Best Friend” rapper  teamed up with Kanye West and the two have over an album worth of music together, “like 40 songs, way more than an album,” Thug said.  Young Thug also mentioned that him and Kanye have been working together […]

Kanye West Changes His Album Title (Again), Updates Tracklist

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Kanye West is often thought to be a bit of a perfectionist – to say the least – so it should come as no surprise that his indecisiveness continues to be prevalent as we approach the release of his seventh solo album. Continuing to tinker with its rollout, it appears that one more wrench has […]

Kanye West Expands on “Best Album of All Time” Statement

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As if the expectations for SWISH could get any higher, Kanye West continues to drive the hype for his seventh solo album straight through the proverbial roof. Rarely one to shy away from potential backlash from the public regarding his exuberant expressions of self-admiration, the supremely confident MC took to Twitter once more today to […]

Kanye West to Premiere Yeezy Season 3, ‘Swish’ at Madison Square Garden

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The release of Kanye West‘s new album, Swish, is fast approaching, and Yeezy is wasting no time rolling out the red carpet. Much like he did last year, West will debut the third installment of his Yeezy Season fashion line during New York Fashion Week, but this time he’s taking the festivities to Madison Square […]

Are Kanye West and Chance the Rapper Teaming Up for Late G.O.O.D. Friday Track?

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Though Kanye West missed out on delivering new music for the second consecutive week, all hope is not lost Last night, Yeezy revealed the near-illegible tracklist for his new album, Swish, which is set to release on February 11. The tracklist, which came with a scrawled message from Kylie Jenner, features ten tracks, including the […]

A$AP Ferg, Dizzy Wright to Release Projects Next Month

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February’s shaping up to be a busy month in Hip Hop, to say the very least. With expected album releases from Kanye West (SWISH, February 11), Wiz Khalifa (Khalifa, February 5), and Young Thug (Slime Season 3), along with a previously-hinted-at surprise from J.Cole and the looming anticipation of Drake‘s Views From the 6 – […]

Kanye West and Kendrick Lamar Have Collaborated Again

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It appears another Kanye West and Kendrick Lamar collaboration is on its way. Just days after the completed version of “No More Parties in L.A.” – which, as it turns out, samples Drake‘s uncle, Larry Graham – was released, Yeezy has shared a photo of the pair back in the studio together. “We just wanna thank […]

Could Another Kanye West and Lil Wayne Collab Be on the Way?

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Now I’d like to preface this hypothesis by emphasizing how that’s merely all it is thus far: a matter of speculation – and there’s probably a great deal of wishful thinking involved as well – but recent signs could be pointing to a new collaboration between Kanye West and Lil Wayne potentially on the horizon, […]