Kanye West Passed On American Idol Judge Gig Because It Would Ruin His Rep
Kanye West is one interesting character. Word is that Yeezy was offered the final judge position for the forthcoming season of American Idol. However, the “New Slaves” rapper passed on the gig because it was too “mainstream” and would ruin his reputation.
50 Cent Back In the Lab for New “Mainstream” Album
The fans wanted him to return to his gritty sound that created his image in 2003’s Get Rich Or Die Tryin and when he made the attempt, the lackluster sales of Before I Self Destruct solidified the fact that catering to the fans might not always be the best way to fatten one’s own pocket. […]
Steve Stoute Comments On Jay-Z’s Success in Mainstream
In the music industry there are many types of artists. There are the one-hit wonders that need their 15 minutes in the spotlight, but are never heard from again. Another spectrum shows artists that are able to put out potent product for their time period, but can’t keep up with the time and those that […]