Juan Epstein finally unload their interview with Kanye and unlike other Yeezy interviews of late it’s all about the music as they speak on his early days in Chi-Town, his tools of the trade, favourite producers, how making drums are his achilles heel & more.
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New York’s Halo gets inspired by Kanye’s recent rant with Sway and laces the classic ‘You Ain’t Got The Answers!’ soundbite with some trap production which results in 1 minute and 46 seconds of entertainment for the day!
Kanye continues with his promo run and after passing through Hot 97 Yeezy made a stop at Power 105 and sat down with The Breakfast Club. During the sit down Charlamagne held no punches and questioned Kanye’s many contradictions, they also spoke on the ‘Bound 2′ video, the ‘Yeezus’ tour & more.
Juan Epstein finally get their wish of sitting down with Kanye West and before they let go of the full interview which is slated to drop next week they decide to whet our appetites with a 10 minute preview. In the brief video below Yeezy speaks on Jay Dilla being a genius, how he feels that drums are his achilles heel when it comes to producing, No I.D being an early influence & more.
After much speculation Kanye West finally announced that his deal with Nike would be no more and that he will now be associated with adidas. During his interview with Angie Martinez, West cited the reason for leaving Nike was because they were unwilling to give him any royalties and adidas offered a lot more creative freedom. Kanye also touched on being a father and spoke on his love for Kim K who was also in the Hot 97 studio during the chat.
You can peep out the interview below and keep an eye out for the forthcoming Juan Epstein & Kanye podcast special which should be dropping soon!
Some may of thought that Kanye’s ‘Bound 2′ video was already a parody but today Seth Rogen & James Franco pay homage and drop their own version titled ‘Bound 3′ which sees the acting duo indulging in some bromance action. No doubt a Kanye rant will be coming there way soon, in the meantime peep below for the vid!
Cash, jewellery, drinks & chicks is the make up for Busta’s latest split screen visual for his soul infused track ‘Thank You’ which features Q Tip and expert ad-lib skills from Kanye West & Lil Wayne.
Just before Kanye took to the stage for his second time in as many days at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, supporting act A Tribe Called Quest brought out Busta Rhymes during their performance of ‘Scenario’ and despite Busta’s mic issues tore it down!
Yeezy passed through the Ellen show where he premiered his new video ‘Bound2′ before speaking on his daughter North, proposing to Kim K, his current tour, DONDA & more.
Kim K and her assets come along for the ride in Kanye’s latest video ‘Bound2′ as they head for a bike adventure to the Grand Canyon. Kanye will no doubt be calling it the greatest video of all time and others may just call it a shitty green screen mess either way you can check it out below!