Skrillex Confirms Collaboration With Kanye West On New Album


Sonny Moore, aka Grammy award-winning DJ Skrillex, has confirmed that he will contribute to fellow Grammy-winning producer Kanye West on the follow up to West’s album, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy. While discussing his recent success, the current state of EDM and headlining set at HARD Summer Festival in an interview with The Daily Beast, [...]

Will There Be A Kanye West And Kim Kardashian Reality TV Show?


Following in the footsteps of other “power couples”, hip hop producer/rapper Kanye West and socialite Kim Kardashian are rumored to be working on a reality TV show. According to HollywoodLife, an insider revealed that the couple is very interested in making a show that would chronicle their plush life and travels in the world of [...]

Kanye West To Drop New Solo Album After ‘Cruel Summer’


Rapper/producer Kanye West seems to be in his creative zone as MTV reports that he is working on a new solo album. This was revealed at the ASCAP Rhythm and Soul Awards in Los Angeles by acclaimed producer No I.D, West’s mentor and vice president of Def Jam Records, who is working on the album [...]

Listen: Kanye West & Pusha T ‘New God Flow’

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It might sound like the title of an upcoming psychological anime movie, but ‘New God Flow’ is in fact the name of Kanye West’s latest collaboration with fellow rapper Pusha T. The track is most likely a part of the upcoming compilation by West’s record label GOOD Music, Cruel Summer, but since the tracklisting is yet [...]

Video: Kanye West – “Mercy” (feat. Big Sean, Pusha T and 2 Chainz)

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Check out the new music video for Kanye West’s “Mercy,” which features his G.O.O.D. Music comrades Big Sean, Pusha T and 2 Chainz. Director Nabil crafted a stylish black and white piece. It features the rappers dressed like urban ninjas, skulking and dancing around a geometrically-patterned room. Kid Cudi also sneaks a cameo appearance at [...]

The Taste Test: Best Hip Hop Of The Week


As you may be aware, the hip hop genre has a non-stop influx of music released each week, and its very difficult to determine what’s worth your precious time. To help you out, The Taste Test is a new series here at TST where our team of experts find the best material released each week in a [...]

Review: Ice-T’s Something From Nothing: The Art Of Rap

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Many films have been made about hip hop culture, but none have really made an attempt to shine light on one of its most acclaimed and worldly impacting elements: rapping. Eminem’s 8 Mile is the only film mainstream audiences have that somewhat captures the nature of the lyrical art form. This coming June, veteran rapper [...]

Justified Or Ungrateful: Young Chop Vs Kanye West


There is a possibility that rapper/producer Kanye West was chastised for what could be considered as an act of humility and kindness. A rare occurrence. Earlier this week, West released a remix of the viral YouTube hit song “I Don’t Like” by up and coming Chicago rapper, Chief Keef. Before Kanye reached out to Keef, [...]