Kanye West

27 Most Anticipated Albums Of 2014's Second Half

The Huffington Post Canada | Brian Gasparek | Posted 07.31.2014 | Canada Music

There have been a ton of great songs released so far in 2014, but if you've felt underwhelmed with a lack of exciting albums, never fear. The rest of ...

Who Wore It Better?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.31.2014 | Canada Style

Now we know where Kanye West gets his style inspiration from (and it's not his wife, Kim Kardashian). A photo posted on imgur this week showed a si...

Kimye Gets Simpsonized (PHOTOS)

Posted 06.17.2014 | Canada TV

It was only a matter of time, really. Celebdom's favourite couple, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, has gotten the "Simpsons" treatment -- from the ...

This Country Traded Chris Hadfield For These Two

AFP | Relaxnews | Posted 05.27.2014 | Canada Travel

(Relaxnews) - First "Game of Thrones," then the world’s favourite astronaut Chris Hadfield, and now Kimye. Tourism Ireland is having a field day wit...

What If... The X-Men Movie Starred All Musicians?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.23.2014 | Canada Music

Everybody's favourite merry Marvel mutants The X-Men are gearing up to make their big return to movie theatres this week and superhero fans couldn't b...

Kim Kardashian's Vogue Cover Sales Fall Short

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 05.08.2014 | Canada Style

That’s right – everyone’s still talking about Kim Kardashian’s Vogue cover, but this time there’s good news (for the haters at least!). P...

Kanye's Extreme Security Plans For Wedding

Cover Media | Posted 05.06.2014 | Canada Music

Kanye West is reportedly planning to use eye scanners on guests at his upcoming wedding. The hip-hop star is set to marry his fiancée Kim Kardashi...

Kimye Vogue Cover Is Selling Better Than You Think

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 05.08.2014 | Canada Style

When Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s Vogue cover was revealed last month, it created huge buzz and backlash. But despite overwhelming reactions, the...

Rick Ross On Working With Diddy, Covering Biggie

HuffPost Canada Music | Ryan B. Patrick | Posted 03.05.2014 | Canada Music

After interviewing Rick Ross, I remain convinced that the man born William Leonard Roberts II no longer exists. In his place is one of the most polar...

These Music Videos Are So Cinematic They Deserve Oscars

HuffPost Canada Music | Anne T. Donahue | Posted 02.27.2014 | Canada Music

The Oscars are coming, and there's nothing anybody can do about it. So with movies on our minds, we figured the upcoming ceremonies would be the perfe...

Cry Me a River, Kanye!

Rachel Décoste | Posted 03.21.2014 | Canada Music
Rachel Décoste

Last week, a young man yelled a racist slur at Kanye West's wife, calling her a "n*gger lover." As disrespectful as this incident was, it serves as a reality check for Kanye and his ilk. The man who made the N-word rhyme with "Gold Digger" for a hit song now laments having to "raise my daughter around ignorance and flat-out blatant racism." Cry me a river, Kanye! It is high time hip-hop honchos had their consciousness awakened. Jay-Z, Yeezy and many more have propagated this mess. The bitch they rap about -- her name is Karma.

Kanye Doesn't Think This Coinye Thing Is Funny At All

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

Kanye West is not happy about "Coinye," a new digital currency created by anonymous coders that bears his name and face. West's lawyers filed a cea...

Reunited Once Again

The Huffington Post Canada | Jason MacNeil | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Music

Kanye West wrapped up his 2013 North American "Yeezus" tour with a bang Monday night at Toronto's Air Canada Centre by bringing out the city's hometow...

Why Kanye Is Right: Praising Yeezus and His Artistic Ambitions

Joshua Ostroff | Posted 02.22.2014 | Canada Music
Joshua Ostroff

It's hard to imagine Kanye getting crazier, though, after witnessing his two-hour-and-10-minute avant-garde performance art spectacle. Yeezus, both the album and the tour, are perhaps the riskiest artistic moves I've seen a major act make since "In Utero."

Praise Yeezus: The Best Kanye Moments Of All Time (OF ALL TIME!!!)

HuffPost Canada Music | Anne T. Donahue | Posted 12.20.2013 | Canada Music

2013 was Kanye's year. On top of releasing "Yeezus," one of the year's best and bravest albums, he dropped plans to eclipse Wal-Mart, declared war ...

The Best Hip-Hop Albums Of 2013

HuffPost Canada Music | Anupa Mistry | Posted 12.19.2013 | Canada Music

Either a Twitter feed has supplanted my brain or it was a beyond banner year for rap releases. There were flamboyant debuts (A$AP Ferg, "Traplord"...

WATCH: These Music Videos Are Out Of This World (Literally)

HuffPost Canada Music | Anne T. Donahue | Posted 11.28.2013 | Canada Music

At the American Music Awards last Sunday, Miley Cyrus performed in front of a computer-generated kitten that lip-synced in outer space. But while ...

Kanye West Urges Fans To Boycott Major Fashion House

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.26.2013 | Canada Style

Oh, Kanye West. After failing to land baby mama Kim Kardashian a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame or a coveted Vogue cover, the rapper has direc...

Kanye West Under Fire For Hawking Confederate Flag Clothing

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Music

Rev. Al Sharpton and other African American leaders are blasting provocative rapper Kanye West for his latest controversial move: using the U.S. Confe...

Arcade Fire's Win Butler Pulls A Kanye At YouTube Music Awards

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 11.04.2013 | Canada Music

Arcade Fire's Win Butler had a Kanye moment at the YouTube Music Awards last night, one that was all in good fun. As shown in a YouTube clip (embed...

Blame Damaged Gear

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.31.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Rap music sensation Kanye West's North American concert tour has been put off in three cities.Canucks Sports and Entertainment says in a w...

Will Kanye Ever Play Vancouver?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.31.2013 | Canada British Columbia

We'd like to let you finish, Kanye, but you need to actually start first. Rogers Arena confirmed to The Huffington Post B.C. that Kanye Wests's Yee...

Eight Musicians We Owe Apologies To

Huffington Post Music Canada | Anne T. Donahue | Posted 10.21.2013 | Canada Music

We're not very nice. Not you or I specifically, but anyone who has ever participated in the shaming and/or blaming of certain musical artists because ...

Drake Cancels Philly Show After Start Time

The Huffington Post Canada Music | Posted 10.21.2013 | Canada Music

Fans were just a bit upset Saturday night after Drake cancelled his concert in Philadelphia over an hour after it was scheduled to start. A spokes...

The Weirdest Celebrity Fashion Trend

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.17.2013 | Canada Style

Leather jogging pants are officially a "thing." Thanks to Jimmy Kimmel's peace offering of miniature leather pants to Kanye West (for baby North o...