Get ready, the release of the next Yeezy 350 Boost is nearly upon us. With the initial unveiling coming to us via Kourtney Kardashian’s Instagram page, the shoes have since been confirmed to be releasing this Saturday, November 14th.
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The Apple Music exclusives just keep on coming, this time arriving in the form of the ‘Piss On Your Grave’ music video.The long time Kanye-collaborator Nabil takes the director reigns as we watch Kanye, Travis, and a masked Mos Def romp around a forest. Aligned with Kanye’s past two videos, Only One and All Day, the video takes on a minimalist approach employing a single background and no props. Trading off vicious verses and donned head-to-toe in Yeezy attire, Travis and Kanye look fierce as they threaten to piss on your grave.
Notorious for his amazing electric guitar solo’s, Producer Mike Dean releases an extended instrumental to” When I See It”. Kanye’s outtake of The Weeknd’s recently released “Tell Your Friends”. Dean graces the track over heavy drums as well as soulful piano keys and a smooth sample, the instrumental is reminiscent of some of Dean’s best work such as “Devil In A New Dress” from My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy.
Since the beginning of Kanye’s partnership with Adidas there has been various updates to yeezy.supply. in the form of competitions and surprise releases.
Today we were given the next installment- a soundless documentary. The 20 minute video brings a behind-the-scenes look at what it took to bring Season 2 to life, showing the entire process from sketchpad to runway. Predominantly filmed in a warehouse, the brief documentation gives the viewer valuable insight into what goes into the makings of a fashion collection.
Kanye West is no stranger to innovative album rollouts to prepare fans for a new album and era. The weekly giveaway of G.O.O.D. Friday tracks leading up to My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy channel the album’s opera show presence, while the global video projections on buildings for the premier of “New Slaves” were fitting of the darker, rule-breaking tones seen in Yeezus. So it came as a surprise when Kanye debuted two tracks on a new verified Soundcloud account yesterday.
Kanye is slated to attend a Democratic National Committee event in San Francisco on Oct. 10, NBC reports. The fundraiser is billed as “an afternoon concert” that “will be hosted at the Warfield—a 2,300 seat venue—with tickets selling for $250 to $10,000 each”. According to NBC: “West is expected to perform songs from his latest album, ‘Swish.'”
It turns out Kanye West wasn’t kidding when he announced he was going to run for president in 2020. During an interview with Vanity Fair, Kanye replied, “Oh, definitely” when they asked him if he was still considering running for office.
Last night at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, Kanye West kicked off a two-night concert series for his acclaimed 2008 LP 808s & Heartbreak. Kid Cudi, Jeezy and Mr. Hudson came out to support, each performing their features.