Kanye West to perform on SNL this May
After reportedly spending the last few months in Paris writing material for his sixth solo album (which may or may not be called I am a God), Kanye West looks set to make a return to American TV sets as a reported musical guest on the 18th May edition of Saturday Night Live.
If the rumours are true, it is likely that this may be the stage for an exclusive showcase of his most recent material, similar to when he last appeared on SNL back in 2010 in the month preceding the release of My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy.
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Kanye, Kanye, Kanye… you really do controversial and a little weird oh so well. [read more]
Before he had cryptocurrencies named after him and married Kim Kardashian, Kanye West was just a kid trying to make it in the rap world. Footage from 1998 of him rapping alongside Cap 1 and 2 Chainz has hit the internet in the form of a trailer for Cap's new mixtape. [read more]
When asked about his future projects, Kanye West promptly gave clues about what we should expect of his next album: "It's just reducing down the amount of information that you need. People say a design is the point where you can't take anything else away. [Yeezus] was very, very designed. I took a departure from radio and popular music in order to get this seat here. If I hadn't made Yeezus, I wouldn't be sitting here with this cool font at Basel right here." [read more]