Pricey Yeezy Clothing Line Set to Hit Retailers Soon

Kanye West’s Yeezy clothing line is due to hit stores soon. Japanese magazine Sense ran an editorial of Kanye’s line and published the U.S. cost of some of the pricier items in his collection. It’s apparent that West has made his mark in the apparel industry, having successfully pulled off his first high-end fashion show…

Taylor Swift Squashes Beef With Kanye West

@MzHanaG This weekend, Kanye West will receive the MTV’s Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award, and fans think it would be great if Taylor Swift presented it to him. People want to see them together since the spectacle of Kanye interrupting Swift’s acceptance speech [2009 MTV VMAs] to say that Beyoncé was more deserving of the…

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Settle Lawsuit

MzHanaG Reality TV star Kim Kardashian and Grammy-winning rapper and fashion designer Kanye West have reached a settlement with YouTube co-founder Chad Hurley, who recorded and posted a video of the couple’s engagement despite signing a confidentiality agreement with them. According to TMZ, Hurley, 38, has agreed to pay $440,000 to the Kardashian-Wests for posting…

Taxpayers Aren’t Paying For Kanye’s Pan Am Games Performance

@MzHanaG It isn’t clear if Kanye West throwing the mic and walking off stage at the Pan Am Games was planned, but taxpayers aren’t footing the bill for his performance. Pan Am Games CEO Saad Rafi said performance fees for West and two other artists — Canadian crooner Serena Ryder and Miami rapper Pitbull –…

Kanye Deletes Tidal Tweets

@MzHanaG Kanye West endorsed TIDAL back in March, but now he seems to be distancing himself from the company. It isn’t clear what lay ahead for the music subscription service after dropping out of the iOS chart, and West has now deleted all tweets about the company from his feed. Not only did ‘Ye delete…

Kanye West Jumps In Armenian Lake During Concert

@MzHanaG Police had to shut down a surprise, free concert that Kanye West put on in Armenia’s capitol, Yerevan, during his family vacation to the city. The concert video shows the rapper abruptly jumping into the water during his “Good life” song, and hundreds of fans leaping in after him at Swan Lake, toward the…

Spike Lee to Film ‘Chiraq’ in Chicago

MzHanaG Spike Lee to Film ‘Chiraq’ in Chicago. The film is aimed at addressing the gun violence that has plagued the city for years. Actors Jeremy Piven and Samuel L. Jackson have also been brought on board for Lee’s forthcoming film, although contracts haven’t been finalized yet. The majority of the cast minus one are from…

Kanye West Says Racism Is Out of Style

@MzHanaG In an interview with Clique TV, Kanye West said that racism is, “Dated. It’s a silly concept that people try to touch on to either separate, to alienate, or to pinpoint anything. It’s stupid.” “It’s like a bouncing ball in a room with two cats, or something. Let them literally fight over the bouncing…

Disability Rights Group Calls Out Kanye West

  Disability rights groups in Australia are demanding an apology from Kanye West after he targeted handicapped fans for failing to stand up during his shows. West sparked outrage when he urged a fan in a wheelchair to stand up during a misunderstanding at his Sidney gig this past Friday night. West was caught on…

No X… No Y… Generation E

Kevin Liles’s rise to presidency at Def Jam Records (at the ripe age of 30 in 1998) has laid the foundation for countless other ventures to take shape, which has created jobs, inspired lives and changed the world. Liles’s flatiron-district powerhouse is the place where his “Make It Happen” doctrine infuses our culture, daily.  He…