London (CBSDC) – Rapper Kanye West launched into a mid-concert rant against a range of people that included corporate executives, Justin Timberlake and one of his most famous public critics – President Barack Obama.
In a performance at London’s Hammersmith Apollo on Saturday, the Chicago-born rapper at one point said: “I don’t give a f–k what the president’s got to say,” to an ecstatic London audience.
Only days after Nicki Minaj confused the electorate byreleasing a song that seemed to suggest that she was voting for Mitt Romney (she later said she was joking), rapper Kanye West has issued a track that appears to criticize the GOP candidate for not paying income tax. West has released a new song titled “To the World” from the coming album “Cruel Summer” by various artists on his GOOD Music [...]
Every single year, Americans take the day off on July 4th and they celebrate everything that is good about America. We tend to be very proud of our achievements and we generally are not shy about talking about them. For example, today CNN is running a piece entitled “100 great things about America“. And you know what? There are a lot of great things about this country. I am [...]
Amy Childs has got into the Jubilee spirit by launching a Union Flag-inspired fashion range.
Sitting on a silver throne, with a diamante crown positioned on her auburn locks the reality star channels her inner royal as she poses for promotional shots.
And not forgetting her Essex roots, the 21-year-old is doing a special deal on false eyelashes for every dress purchased from her eponymous label during the celebratory week.
The reality [...]
Kanye West fans across the United States and in several other countries lived on the street for a week for their chance to purchase the rapper’s new sneakers this weekend at thousands of dollars above the retail price.
The Nike Air Yeezy II sneakers were being sold at a 400 per cent markup on Saturday as thousands of people finally got their chance to buy the footwear after waiting in line [...]
ROYAL OAK, Mich. – Outside Burn Rubber, a sneaker boutique that plans to sell Kanye West‘s highly anticipated Nike Air Yeezy II Saturday morning at a 400% markup, a secondary economy flourishes amid the colorful camping chairs lined up on the sidewalk. The two dozen people — mostly young men — sell their spots in line or pay others to hold their place.
Some have been there since last Friday, waiting for [...]
This column is about politics. Today, it’s not. Still, there’s Watergate, Paul Revere, Edward R. Murrow, fighting for your right, so, kinda still.
Adam Nathaniel Yauch died Friday. If you’re age 16-66 — maybe 106 — you know him as MCA, one-third of the Beastie Boys. He was 47. Way too young. But gone.
Now, half-white Barack Obama (exactly my age) didn’t say a word, even though he was talking to college [...]
(Rolling Stone) – At a listening party in London last night, Justin Bieber told reporters that one of the many new songs that could appear on his upcoming album, “Believe,” was about Mariah Yeater, the woman who falsely accused him of fathering her child, the BBC reports.
According to the BBC, while talking about his inspiration, Bieber said he’d written “songs like that girl — Mariah Yeater — who said she was [...]
A day after sites like Wikipedia protested SOPA, federal prosecutors have shut down file-sharing site Megaupload.com and charged its founder and others with piracy, the Associated Press reports.
The indictment puts the amount of lost revenue from Megaupload at $500 million, and says the site was once the 13th most popular website in the world.
The company lists rapper and producer Swizz Beatz — the husband of Alicia Keys, who endorsed Megaupload — as their CEO.
But the six [...]
LOS ANGELES (CBS) — The Recording Academy announced Wednesday that LL Cool J is set to host the 54th Annual Grammy Awards on Feb. 12.
The two-time Grammy winner and “NCIS: Los Angeles” star, who has hosted “The Grammy Nominations Concert Live!” since its inception in 2008, will be the first official host of the show in seven years.
“I’m thrilled to be part of Music’s Biggest Night,” he said. “I will always have fond [...]
The Occupy Wall Street protests have gone global today, reaching from Canada to Asia to Europe. People are denouncing centralized wealth in Hong Kong, marching under the banner of “Indignants” in Spain, asking for an end to nuclear power in Tokyo, rioting in Rome, and bringing a host of other concerns to the forefront on the streets of hundreds of other cities with thousand of [...]