Storyville with Diplo

Diplo recently shared his best Kanye West story in a new TBS Storyville special. The clip offers a look into West’s Watch The Throne sessions where Ye and Jay-Z reportedly rented out the Mercer Hotel out in New York. “Because that’s what you do when you’re Kanye West,” the producer proclaimed. Despite knowing Ye for near 20 years, in the clip, Diplo recalls one of…

A-Trak was initially against Kanye West sampling Daft Punk for ‘Stronger’

September 11, 2017 marked the ten-year anniversary of one of Kanye West’s best albums, Graduation. The title track on the album has quite an interesting back-story to it — as shared by Fool’s Gold Recordingshead honcho A-Trak in a recent interview with Billboard. Back then, A-Trak was much more involved in DJing rather than producing music, as he was also Kanye’s tour…

Kanye West reportedly leaving TIDAL due to millions in unpaid earnings

It appears as though hip-hop’s golden era of The Throne is officially behind us. Jay Z and Kanye West once co-ruled rap music’s highest echelon together, though over the last several years, the two recording giants’ relationship has reportedly deteriorated. The unfolding public conflict, which included Kanye’s controversial on-stage rants during last year’s The Life of Pablo tour, seemingly culminated with Jay’s long-awaited…

Justin Bieber, Kanye, & Drake Boycotting “Irrelevant” Grammys

Despite the dance music community’s many infighting sub-genre fan groups, there are some things we all agree on. One of those things is that music award shows like The Grammys are completely irrelevant to our scene, since dance music barely gets recognized. The artists and tracks that do get recognized at the Grammys are usually…

Kanye West Cancels Remainder Of San Pablo Tour

Kanye West Cancels Remainder Of San Pablo Tour Kanye fans, we have bad news. After cutting his Sacramento show this past Saturday short after showing up 90 minutes late and only performing three songs, Kanye West has cancelled the 21 remaining dates on his San Pablo tour. Gerrick Kennedy of the Los Angeles Timesconfirmed the news via…

BLACK COFFEE WANTS KANYE WEST ON HIS NEXT ALBUM

BLACK COFFEE WANTS KANYE WEST ON HIS NEXT ALBUM The BET Award-winning producer wants to shift his style away from house Black Coffee has revealed he wants Kanye West to feature on his next album. The South African artist, who recently became the first person of his nationality to win a BET Award, noted his…

KYGO UNVEILS FULL FASHION LINE, SPEAKS ON KANYE INFLUENCES

KYGO UNVEILS FULL FASHION LINE, SPEAKS ON KANYE INFLUENCES Kygo has just taken the next step in his massively expanding career following his closing performance at the Olympics by releasing his very own fashion line on his website. The collection features Kygo-themed clothing for men and women, including hoodies, t-shirts and headphones. In an exclusive…

KANYE WEST SURPRISES FANS WITH A NEW TRACK ON EASTER

KANYE WEST SURPRISES FANS WITH A NEW TRACK ON EASTER Kanye West (photo by Rodrigo Ferrari) Kanye West just released his latest LP, The Life of Pablo, just last month, but his artistic juices never seem to stop flowing and he’s still sharing new music. Another album is on the way and he’s already said…

THIS GUY GOT SIGNED TO A RECORD LABEL FOR THE ABSOLUTE STRANGEST REASON

THIS GUY GOT SIGNED TO A RECORD LABEL FOR THE ABSOLUTE STRANGEST REASON There are a lot of times in life where being in the right place at the right time produces phenomenal occurrences. Fortunately for Rory Fresco, that’s where he found himself earlier this month – or rather, that’s where his track was found. When…

Google, Spotify & Samsung Are All Eyeing The Purchase Of TIDAL

Google, Spotify & Samsung Are All Eyeing The Purchase Of TIDAL Only a few weeks after Kanye West made TIDAL the most downloaded music streaming service in the iOS App Store, it seems the recent success has done little to bolster the reputation and long-term sustainability of the music application. Despite efforts to make the product more appealing – offering…

TIDAL RECYCLES THEIR CFO AND COO ON THE HEELS OF MAJOR LAWSUIT

TIDAL RECYCLES THEIR CFO AND COO ON THE HEELS OF MAJOR LAWSUIT Yesterday, on a $5 million lawsuit facing Deadmau5 and Daft Punk-endorsed streaming service TIDAL, brought upon by Yesh Music regarding the alleged lack of payment for 116 of their client’s songs. Now, TIDAL has made the news once again by firing both their chief…

What Do David Guetta And Kanye Expect From Hotels?

What Do David Guetta And Kanye Expect From Hotels? As ravers, we don’t really expect more than a bed and shower in our hotel, nor do we need anything else, as we’d rather spend more time at the festival or club we traveled for instead of sleeping. But that couldn’t be farther from the expectations of music’s…

BUY YOUR OWN FULL DAFT PUNK APPROVED OUTFIT FOR JUST £20,853

BUY YOUR OWN FULL DAFT PUNK APPROVED OUTFIT FOR JUST £20,853 JEFFREY YAU SEPTEMBER 30, 2015 Have you ever had the urge to dress up like everybody’s favourite French house producers? Do you and your BFF find yourselves struggling to pick a good coordinating outfit with Halloween coming up? Fear not! At the fairly reasonable price of £20,853…