Kanye West

Kanye West on Himself: ‘Greatest Artist God Has Ever Created’

Kanye West famously rapped, “I am a God” on 2013’s Yeezus . “I know he the most high, but I am a close high,” he admitted, immediately after he demanded a croissant. A lot has changed since then, but even as West has shifted into religious rap and given his music over to God , it has done nothing...
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Kanye West Takes 'Jesus Is King' to Number One, Ties Record With Eminem

It seemed at times that Kanye West would never release Jesus Is King , but in the end it might have arrived right on time. Despite missing several scheduled released dates , the artist’s ninth solo studio album debuts at number one on the Billboard 200, making it the biggest album in the country...
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Kanye Talks 'Heavenly' Marriage During 'Airpool Karaoke' With James Corden

James Corden and Kanye West went above the clouds for a new take on “Carpool Karaoke.” The segment was called “Airpool Karaoke,” and found Corden on a real plane with Kanye and his Sunday Service choir. They talked about God and Kim Kardashian while the music lifted them to new heights. “My flight’...
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Burger King Beef: Chain Mocks Chick-fil-A After Kanye Drops 'Closed On Sunday'

Oh, the shade! Burger King may be starting drama after referencing Kanye West ’s new song about their rival food chain. In West’s new “Closed On Sunday” song, the rapper mentions Chick-fil-A. His song was released this week and the lyrics are, “Closed on Sunday, you my Chick-fil-A. You're my number...
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Yes, Kanye West Finally Released 'Jesus Is King'

Kanye West has always been one to subvert expectations, both as an artist and as a public figure. For over a decade he has zigged when expected to zag, always departing - to electronic music to punk aesthetics, and in the latest pivot to a messenger of God and a gospel artist. Jesus Is King has...
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Happy Birthday, Kim Kardashian! See Her Motherhood Timeline

The birth of every Kardashian or Jenner is a new arm of an entertainment dynasty. And when Kim Kardashian and Kanye West got married on May 24, 2014, the world realized just how lofty the heights of this pop culture empire could reach. Kardashian and West have both evolved getting together. The two...
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Kanye West Had a Busy Weekend, but 'Jesus Is King' Remains Unreleased

Jesus Is King , the people are waiting. As of Monday morning, Kanye West has blown past two release dates for his ninth solo studio album, Jesus Is King . The artist has however announced a new movie, held two Sunday Service events, and appeared at three listening parties in the time since. It all...
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'Jesus Is King: A Kanye West Experience' Coming to Detroit

Kanye is gonna Kanye, which means you never truly know what’s next. It’s the charm and the frustration for fans, the mission statement for his detractors, and a spectacle for all. Hours after missing the release date for a proposed new album, Jesus Is King , Kanye West has announced Jesus Is King:...
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Kanye West Album Delayed, Detroit 'Sunday Service' on Friday

Kanye West ’s website features no navigation, no links to purchase, and no flashy imagery. Just one picture. A handwritten tracklist with the title , Jesus Is King . The photo was first revealed on Twitter by West’s wife, Kim Kardashian , presented without comment but with a praying hands emoji...
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Kanye West Tops Jay-Z and Drake on 'Highest Paid Hip Hop' List

If you don’t keep watching the throne, someone just might take it from you. Kanye West has jumped to the top of Forbes’ 2019 Highest Paid Hip Hop Act list, leaping over last year’s leader Jay-Z . With the strength of his 1.5 billion dollar Yeezy shoe line, Kanye reportedly pulled in $150 million...
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