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Proof The Jay Z-Kanye West Feud Is Real?

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 06.11.2014 | Entertainment

Okay, Internet, you want a Kanye West/Jay Z feud? Fine. You win, at least according to the latest speculation. Rumblings of tension between the Ca...


Posted 06.28.2013 | Entertainment

The top slots on this week's Billboard albums chart are plastered with new releases, even if the fresh entries didn't manage to hit peak sales expecta...

Def Jam Is Angry About 'Yeezus' Leak, But Kanye Isn't

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 06.16.2013 | Entertainment

As anyone would expect, Def Jam is none too pleased about the leaking of Kanye West's "Yeezus" -- and the record label is on the hunt for the guilty p...

Fan Makes 45-Minute Unofficial Kanye Doc

Posted 05.23.2013 | Entertainment

Further proof Kanye West fans are some of the most devoted in the world. One member has taken it upon himself to compile a plethora of Kanye's best mo...

Justin Timberlake & Jay-Z's Big Plans

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 02.12.2013 | Entertainment

Justin Timberlake and Jay-Z are planning a tour, according to a report in The New York Post. The duo linked up on Timberlake's comeback single "Suit &...

Will & Jada Set To 'Watch The Throne'

Posted 08.15.2012 | Black Voices

After Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter signed on to produce the soundtrack of the “Annie” remake with Will & Jada Smith, the threesome have joined forces for ...

Kanye Debuts His 'Perfect Bitch' In New York City

Posted 08.06.2012 | Black Voices

Kanye West is known for keeping his fans in suspense as they eagerly anticipate the release of new material. But another thing West has been known to ...

Kanye's $34,000 Gift To Jay-Z For Father's Day

Posted 06.27.2012 | Celebrity

What do you get for your best guy pal for his first Father's Day? If you're Kanye, and your friend is one of the richest men in the world, you get him...

Kim Kardashian And Beyonce Are Gal Pals

Posted 06.25.2012 | Celebrity

So will Kim Kardashian and Gwyneth Paltrow be the next unlikely celebrity gal pals to gab and high five? Despite months of rumors that she was bei...

PHOTOS: Jay-Z, Beyonce, Gwyneth Party Down In Paris

Pop Sugar | Posted 06.04.2012 | Celebrity

Jay-Z and Kanye West performed to a sold-out crowd at Paris's Palais Omnisports de Paris-Bercy on Friday night with Beyoncé and girlfriends Kelly Row...

WATCH: Protestors Fight Cops In New Kanye & Jay-Z Video

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 05.29.2012 | Entertainment

Kanye West and Jay-Z's "No Church in the Wild" has already appeared in one buzzed-about clip, but now the Watch the Throne track has its very own visu...

Kanye West & Jay-Z Are Going To Do It Again

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 05.26.2012 | Entertainment

Jay-Z and Kanye West will re-team for a sequel to Watch The Throne. According to Mike Dean, a veteran producer who worked on the first collaboration a...

PHOTOS: Kimye Parties With Jay-Z, Gwyneth

PopSugar | Posted 07.20.2012 | Celebrity

London's DSTRKT club was the spot for Jay-Z and Kanye West's star-studded Watch the Throne afterparty last night....

Is Kim After Beyonce?

Posted 05.15.2012 | Celebrity

Touchy-feely couple Kanye West and Kim Kardashian have been spotted pashing just about everywhere these days, but Kim may have her heart set on someon...

Jay-Z, Beyonce Avoid Kim Kardashian

Media Take Out | Posted 06.25.2012 | Celebrity

It looks like there may be some . . . TENSION between Jay Z and friend/labelmate/tour mate Kanye West....

Obama: Kanye Is A Talented Jackass

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 06.12.2012 | Entertainment

Barack Obama has doubled down on his criticism of Kanye West. The president has once again called the rapper a "jackass," though he did also say West ...

Obama: Kanye Is A Talented Jackass

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 06.12.2012 | Entertainment

Barack Obama thinks Kanye West is "smart" and "very talented," but isn't walking back his earlier comments on the controversial rapper. At a recent fu...

WATCH: Katy Perry Covers 'N****as In Paris'

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 03.19.2012 | Entertainment

Katy Perry has covered Kanye West and Jay-Z's rap hit, 'N****s In Paris.' The 27-year-old singer brought out the surprise cover on BBC's Radio 1 Li...

Don't Let Kanye Into His Zone: An Interactive Web Experience

Posted 10.22.2012 | Entertainment

Kanye may be popping up in your Facebook and Twitter feeds today, but he's not on another late-night twitter rant or causing trouble in the UK. In...

Niggas In Poorest

Sharief Easterling | Posted 05.12.2012 | Black Voices
Sharief Easterling

None of the freestyles over Jay-Z and Kanye West's "Niggas in Paris" have come close to matching the perspective or realness displayed by Yasiin Bey (formerly known as Mos Def) in "Niggas in Poorest." With the world in a global recession, his perspective maybe exactly what we need.

Michael Jackson Still Bringing In The Big Bucks

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 03.09.2012 | Entertainment

Michael Jackson may have passed away, but that doesn't mean his name -- and music -- aren't bringing in millions at the box office. "Michael Jacks...

State of the Rap Union: Bizarre Rules

Gideon Resnick | Posted 05.02.2012 | College
Gideon Resnick

Rap is no longer relatable to normal life. If people can't relate to tracks on Watch the Throne beyond their danceability, it only makes sense that their attention will turn towards brash, un-groomed rappers.

Yasiin Bey (Mos Def) Offers Alternative to The Throne

Jalen Victoria Coats | Posted 04.24.2012 | Black Voices
Jalen Victoria Coats

In time for Martin Luther King Jr. Day last month, Yasiin Bey (formerly known as Mos Def and not to be confused with the ever beloved Beyonce hereafte...

Is Jay-Z And Kanye's Car A Work Of Art?

Posted 02.24.2012 | Arts

It was a glorious day when the music video for "Otis," the first single from super-collaboration "Watch the Throne" was released. Yet in a music video...

WATCH: Kanye West Meets Woody Allen: 'N****s In Paris At Midnight'

Kia Makarechi | Posted 02.15.2012 | Entertainment

Woody Allen has joined The Throne, sort of. Kanye West and Jay-Z's anthemic "N*ggas In Paris," a track off their Grammy nominated Watch The Throne...