Systemic oppression exists by dehumanizing the pieces that don't fit. But what better proof is there of our humanity, that we're alive, than our ability to dream? Five years ago, on MBDTF, West dreamed bigger than most.
The raptastic radio spot is yet another example of the Republican Party fundamentally misunderstanding its relationship with hip-hop.
Legendary hip-hop writer Toure kicks off a series analyzing the lyrics of Kanye West. This inaugural installment looks at West's verse on "Smuckers" from Tyler, the Creator's Cherry Bomb.
When Kanye West says he wants to run for President in 2020, he doesn't actually mean he's going to run for President in 2020. But he's still saying something important.
Sneakerheads are spending thousands of dollars for the Boosts, so why not just hand over a kidney to cop a pair?
Games are always looking to cinema, and other games, for inspiration—but what if they were to focus exclusively on one record?
While others lost everything, I stayed in FEMA-funded hotel rooms and lapped up pity from those who saw my Louisiana license plate. Instead of character, all I got out of Katrina was a party-friendly anecdote.
They came from all around Australia, to line up for a pair of Yeezy Boost 350s, in black. We spent a few days watching the ordeal.
A water shortage has some social media users grumbling about the green lawns of the city's 1 percenters.
The success of the Yeezy 350 Boost signals the rise of Kanye the Creative.
The documentary, featuring Nas, Kanye, and Pharrell, is both a celebration of early hip-hop culture and an indictment of the brand capitalization that followed.
The UK hasn't done enough to stop unfunny bullshit like this at the source.
In Steven Weissman's latest comic, Kanye dreams about the time he first met Kim back in the day when she was just a giant rich butt monster and he was a lowly fast food clerk.
What if the life of celebrity babies was like Game of Thrones? Steve Weissman thinks it would be like this.
Kim is excited that North has been accepted into an exclusive preschool. Kanye is just OK with it.
Kim finds out about Yeezy's crippling online shopping addiction.
Nowhere but America could a former Olympic athlete turned mega-hit reality TV star come out on primetime television and change the whole fucking world.
Runnin' Through the 6 might be funny for a few seconds, but your iPad deserves better.
The celebrated artist completes his SXSW takeover with the premiere of his DIY NASA documentary and a solo sculpture show that inlcudes collaborative DJ sets by Young Guru and J Rocc and playlists from Kanye and Frank Ocean.
We Skyped with the legendary Chilean filmmaker to ask about his life and work, from his days as a young poet in Chile to his new Kickstarter, along with discussions of psychomagic, George Harrison's anus, and a Tarot reading with Yeezus.
Yeezy spoke at my university yesterday, and all I got were these lousy interviews.
Rappers have been in games forever—well, since Wu-Tang Forever. But now Yeezy's making one. And that's a good thing.
To celebrate Sunday's SNL 40th-anniversary show, we locked ourselves in a room and watched hours and hours of sketches to dig up the funniest (or close-to-funniest) clip of each confirmed guest as of yesterday.
Last night's 57th edition of "Music's Biggest Night" was proof once again that the Grammys will always try to be everything to everyone.