11 of Our Best Weekend Reads

11 of Our Best Weekend Reads

Welcome to the weekend. It is perhaps one coloured purple, white and blue. Or it is perhaps one spent prepping for a fireworks show or heading out on a highway journey. Whatever you’re doing and wherever you’re going, take a minute to bask in some very nice journalism. Ashley Judd, Gwyneth Paltrow and 18 others […]

Kanye West: You Asked, We Answered

Kanye West: You Asked, We Answered

The Popcast is hosted by Jon Caramanica, a pop music critic for The New York Times. It covers the newest in pop music criticism, developments and information. This 12 months’s Yeezy Season in music has lastly come to an in depth — Kanye West launched 5 albums in 5 weeks: his personal “Ye”; his collaboration […]

Into the Wild With Kanye West

Into the Wild With Kanye West

Over the previous few weeks, he has labored on the discharge of 5 albums: His eighth LP, “Ye,” and his collaboration with Kid Cudi, “Kids See Ghosts,” in addition to information by Pusha-T, Nas and Teyana Taylor that he produced. Much of that music was made right here. He’s been coming to this space frequently […]

How ‘Desus & Mero’ Conquered Late Night

How ‘Desus & Mero’ Conquered Late Night

Desus, or Daniel Baker, and Mero, Joel (pronounced Joe-él) Martinez, sat within the shiny leather-based armchairs through which they conduct the present, with votive candles bearing their likenesses standing between them. Baker, who has a full beard and an air of felinity, lazed on his facet at some point of the present, subdued and wearing […]

Dave Matthews Band Outsells Kanye West’s Project and Debuts at No. 1

Dave Matthews Band Outsells Kanye West’s Project and Debuts at No. 1

Last week, the Dave Matthews Band and Kids See Ghosts, the newest Kanye West venture, launched new albums and competed to be Billboard’s subsequent No. 1. Kids See Ghosts ended up with 10 instances as many streams, but Dave Matthews Band bought 3 times as many copies of the complete album. Which one took the […]

Kanye West’s ‘Ye’ Ties a Record Held by Eminem and the Beatles

Kanye West’s ‘Ye’ Ties a Record Held by Eminem and the Beatles

Kanye West’s newest album, “Ye,” has simply seven songs. Its art work was apparently completed on the best way to its listening party in Wyoming. And the album’s prerelease publicity tour included Mr. West calling 400 years of slavery “a choice.” Yet the album nonetheless opened at No. 1 on Billboard’s chart, changing into Mr. […]

Kanye West Writes a Song of Himself on ‘Ye’

Kanye West Writes a Song of Himself on ‘Ye’

Bait and swap was a sometimes savvy transfer for Kanye West, whose new EP-length album, “Ye” — seven songs, 23 minutes lengthy — was launched on Friday. His manufacturing expertise are matched by his present for self-promotion. The rollout has trolled and roiled social media over the previous few weeks as Mr. West wore a […]

Kanye West’s Great American Night

Kanye West’s Great American Night

MORAN, Wyo. — At round 10 p.m. Thursday on the Diamond Cross Ranch right here, Chris Rock stepped up on a small platform, regarded out over just a few hundred individuals huddled round a wildly flickering bonfire, and leaned in to his convocation. “I touched a moose!” he exclaimed, “and the moose said to me, […]

Kanye West Debuts New Album, ‘Ye,’ Via Live Stream From Wyoming

Kanye West Debuts New Album, ‘Ye,’ Via Live Stream From Wyoming

The path to new Kanye West music isn’t easy, however this time it included Donald J. Trump, a Make America Great Again hat, a winding 105-minute YouTube interview, an excess of Twitter posts, controversial feedback about slavery and a confession on TMZ TV about liposuction. For some, it even included a visit to Wyoming. With […]