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Kanye West's Apology Tweets Mean Nothing

After publishing a string of tweets that hinted at a rejection of right-wing inanity, West quickly made sure to point out he wasn't really turning his back on a monstrous year. What else could we expect?
Alex Robert Ross
11.1.18
Noisey News

Kanye West Donated $73,540 to a Chance-Endorsed Mayoral Candidate

The donation allows Amara Enyia to be included on the ballot, but West's open affection and admiration for Donald Trump confuses matters.
Alex Robert Ross
10.24.18
Noisey News

T.I. Disavows Kanye West: "I'm Ashamed to Have Ever Been Associated with You"

The Atlanta rapper wrote that West's display at the White House was "the most repulsive, disgraceful, embarrassing act of desperation and auctioning off of one’s soul to gain power I've ever seen."
Alex Robert Ross
10.15.18
Music

In MF DOOM's Latest Video, Kanye West Gets Assassinated

"Presidential hopeful West" gets taken out in "Assassination Day," a video from DJ Muggs' latest project, 'Dia del Asesinato.'
Alex Robert Ross
8.16.18
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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
Noisey News

Billy Joel Doesn't Know Why More People Aren't Cracking Nazi Skulls

"Those creeps are going to march through the streets of my country?" he asked David Marchese. "Uh-uh."
Alex Robert Ross
7.24.18
Noisey News

Bruce Springsteen Performs a Sentimental "My Hometown" at the Tony Awards

Robert De Niro introduced the singer and yelled "fuck Trump" from the podium, but Springsteen brought the room back to a calm quiet just as fast.
Alex Robert Ross
6.11.18
Noisey News

Donald Trump Apparently Likes Listening to Rap Songs About Donald Trump

Despite threatening to take Mac Miller to court, it seems likely that Donald Trump was still listening to "Donald Trump" in 2015.
Alex Robert Ross
5.18.18
Noisey News

Sturgill Simpson Busks Outside the CMAs, Calls Donald Trump a "Fascist"

Busking outside country music's biggest night, Simpson called Donald Trump a "fascist fucking pig" and raised $13 for the ACLU.
Alex Robert Ross
11.10.17
Noisey News

Stevie Wonder Kneels in Apparent Support of Peaceful Protestors

"Tonight, I’m taking a knee for America," Wonder said during a performance in Central Park.
Alex Robert Ross
9.25.17
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JAY-Z Trashes Trump, Plays "Family Feud" and "Numb/Encore" on Radio 1

"This guy, I’m looking at him like, man, this is a joke, with all – I can’t even say with all due respect – with all disrespect. I just think he’s not a very sophisticated man."
Alex Robert Ross
9.25.17
Noisey News

Willie Nelson Would Like Jeff Sessions to Smoke Weed, Please

"I'd like to suggest to Jeff to try it and then let me know later if he thinks he's still telling the truth," the 84-year-old told 'Rolling Stone.'
Alex Robert Ross
5.18.17
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