Tagged “kanye west”

An Arbitrary, Occasionally Objective, And Frequently Maddening Ranking Of Every Kanye West Album

In the 10 years since The College Dropout dropped, Kanye West has gone from a guy whose name I u...

Wrong Is Wrong, Even If You Don’t Like Kanye And Kim

***The Champ's latest at EBONY reminds not to allow a dislike of Kanye and Kim to dismiss the fact t...

Three Quick Thoughts On Kanye, Kim, And Confrontation Contemplation

1. A couple is at a mall. She has a couple stores she wants to visit, and he's hungry, so they s...

The Nerd Rapper Revolution

(The Champ’s latest at Complex on how nerds and nerd culture have dominated rap culture this yea...

Kanye West And Olivia Pope Meet Outside Of An Apple Store

It was a Wednesday. Olivia needed some "time" off the grid that morning after Jake Ballard br...

Kanye West And Our Beautiful, Dark, Twisted Narcissism

(The Champ's latest at Complex Magazine on the irony of us criticizing Kanye for being narcissistic...

Miley Cyrus’s Funhouse Mirror of Black America

***The Champ's latest at Complex touches on Miley Cyrus, Kanye West, race, class, and...Superman...

The Surprisingly Solid Sex Advice From Kanye West’s “I’m In It”

It's been two weeks since Kanye West's Yeezus first dropped. Since its release, serious critics...

Yeezus’s New Slave

After making a few jump shots in a row, occasionally Lebron James will race down court the next ti...

On Kanye, New Slaves, Kim, College Dropout, and Kill Bill

1. There are few movies I anticipated the way I anticipated Kill Bill Volume 2. None perhaps. A...

What’s Your Religion?

For the record, and before we begin, "Jerry, let the record refleck..." that I'm not using the term ...

Independence Day: Give Us Free!

I recently moved and have been without cable for over a week and some change now. Oh, and my new nei...

Are You Watching The Throne? Probably Not For Long

This past Monday, Jay-Z and Kanye West's joint venture, Watch The Throne, hit iTunes, much to th...

A Different World?

It's no secret that I attended an HBCU. I went to the one that everybody either loves or hates but e...

10 Thoughts About Kanye West and My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy When The Rainbow Isn’t Enuff

Let's start at the beginning - this album is a classic. And if the term classic is too nebulous fo...