News & Updates
June 12, 2013
After having a no media policy on his marketing strategy for Yeezus, Kanye takes time out to answer a few questions from New York Times Jon Caramanica.
One of the things I thought when I heard the new record was, “This is the anti-’College Dropout.’ ” It feels like you’re shedding skin. Back then, you were like: “I want more sounds. I want more complicated raps. I want all the things.” At what point did that change?
Architecture — you know, this one Corbusier lamp was like, my greatest inspiration. I lived in Paris in this loft space and recorded in my living room, and it just had the worst acoustics possible, but also the songs had to be super simple, because if you turned up some complicated sound and a track with too much bass, it’s not going to work in that space. This is earlier this year. I would go to museums and just like, the Louvre would have a furniture exhibit, and I visited it like, five times, even privately. And I would go see actual Corbusier homes in real life and just talk about, you know, why did they design it? They did like, the biggest glass panes that had ever been done. Like I say, I’m a minimalist in a rapper’s body. It’s cool to bring all those vibes and then eventually come back to Rick [Rubin], because I would always think about Def Jam.
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June 1, 2013
Wale talks his single “Bad”, his Summer Jam Performance this Sunday, the album cover for The Gifted, and the casualties of the game.
May 27, 2013
Dope Interview from Montreality. Dj Jazzy Jeff talks Eminem lyrics towards Will, what he was in a past life, his favorite super hero, new projects, and more. Check it out below!
March 7, 2013
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February 28, 2013
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February 23, 2013
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