Kanye West’s sixth album is finally upon us. Both controversial and talented, Mr. West has once again stirred the pot by naming his 10-track work Yeezus, a play off of Jesus.
It’s no secret that he is also a religious man, and means no disrespect, but nonetheless, some people were deeply disturbed at the fact that he would call his current project such a thing. Read More
Once a year, Austin, TX transforms into the music capital of the world during the annual SXSW Music Festival. This year was no exception, as fans in attendance were able to experience countless live performances from sunrise to sunset each day, with numerous showcases and lively parties throughout the city. Amidst all of the amazing showcases, ridiculous parties and crowded streets, iHipHop was on-hand to capture all of the weeks’ events. For your viewing pleasure we have compiled a recap of SXSW 2013 from behind our lens. All photos by Lucas Alvarado / Far Fetched Future.
The time is finally right for Pusha T to drop his much anticipated mixtape, Wrath Of Caine. The ‘tape features Pusha spitting prolific fishscale infused rhymes over production by the likes of Kanye West, The Neptunes, Jake One, Harry Fraud and more. Caine also features guest appearances by Rick Ross, French Montana, Wale, Troy Ave and more. Read More
Just in time for G.O.O.D. Friday, Yeezy touches down with a prolific new single from the upcoming G.O.O.D. Music compilation. In my opinion Big Sean stole the show off the bat with lines like “white girls politicin’ – that’s that Sarah Palin” (sidenote: did he just coin the phrase “@ss tray”?). Kanye’s part is sort of out there, to say the least but this is a pretty hot track. If you like the stream below, you can go cop it on iTunes now.
Kanye West and G.O.O.D. Music partnered with Heineken for this summer’s Heineken Red Star Access. The 18-date tour kicked off at NYC’s Santos Party House on June 28th with performances by CyHi Da Prince and Pusha T, accompanied by a full band. All photos and videos by JaimLou. Copyright 2011 Gadfly Communications, Inc.