Kanye West

Battle of egos rages on in West, Swift row

NEW YORK (AP) — It's Taylor vs. Kanye, part 242, with a dash of Kim Kardashian. West's famous wife stirred the pot of beef between Taylor Swift and Kanye West on Sunday, when on Snapchat, she posted video of a phone call between the rapper and pop superstar about his song "Famous," in which he rapped: "I feel like me and Taylor might still have sex, Why?

The best albums of 2016 so far

Who listens to albums anymore? No, really. Between Spotify's Discover Weekly and a single song's ability to launch an otherwise untested artist into the stratosphere (PANDA PANDA PANDA PANDA PANDA PANDA), albums now come second to playlists in importance for the average music listener.

Kanye West announces Colorado listening parties for new album

Yeezy season is approaching, which means a couple of things: an aggressively beige fashion show live-streamed to theaters nationwide and the release of West's latest album, which as Pitchfork points out via the rapper's interview on Real 92.3 this morning, could be called "Swish" or "Waves" or something even more generic.

Kanye West announces “Swish” release date

Kanye West has announced the release date of "Swish," his long-awaited follow up to 2013's "Yeezus." "Swish" will hit shelves on Feb. 11. West announced the album street date in a tweet this evening: Swish February 11 16 — KANYE WEST (@kanyewest) January 9, 2016 The news comes after West one-and-a-half new songs earlier today: "Real Friends" and "No More Parties in LA."