Jay Z and Kanye West’s collaborative Watch The Throne project sparked a lawsuit over the track “Made In America,” which featured Frank Ocean on the hook. A lawsuit from Joel McDonald claiming the track was his was filed in 2014 but it was decided that singer and songwriter did not have a strong enough case […]
Jay Z and Kanye West’s collaborative album Watch The Throne ranks among the peak moments in recent Hip-Hop history, but it’s now in question whether or not some foul play was involved with its creation. Or at the very least, that’s what New York musician Joel McDonald alleges.
As promised, BBC delivers the second installment of Zane Lowe’s candid discussion with Jay-Z. This time, the Brooklyn legend reveals why he couldn’t allow “Holy Grail” to end up on Watch The Throne, despite Kanye West’s protests, and more.
UPDATE: BBC released the supporting video featuring Jay-Z candidly speaking on his dispute with Kanye West, Magna Carta Holy Grail, and more. See that below. After Kanye West released “Big Brother” many moons ago, it was clear that he and partner in rhyme Jay-Z have a friendly competition going. Now, in an interview with Zane Lowe […]
First it was Kanye West with Yeezus. Then it was Jay-Z with Magna Carta Holy Grail. Does that mean the next project in this logical progression is Yeezy and Hova’s reunion album, Watch The Throne 2?
Why so blue… Ivy? Blue Ivy Carter is the heir to one of Hip-Hop’s most profitable thrones, but you can usually find her rockin’ the most thorough stank face, ever seen on a person in diapers.
Hit-Boy was one of the big winners at last night’s Grammy Awards as he took home a golden gramophone for producing “Ni**as In Paris.”
“I would like to thank the swap meet for his hat,” as quoted by Jay-Z and directed towards The-Dream, was what the ether King Hov jokingly spat during his acceptance for his Grammy for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration. “No Church In the Wild,” the captivating intro from 2011’s Watch the Throne, granted Jay-Z, Kanye West, Frank Ocean […]
Now this is something you can get moderately excited about, even if Eminem isn’t.
People love to steal Drake’s music. With a vast catalog of club hits and emo-laced tracks, Internet pirates have lots of material to choose from, but “The Motto” seems to be their favorite. According to Spin.com, the very record that launched the YOLO revolution was downloaded 458,038 times in the United States, over a six-month tracking […]
Hit-Boy’s career is still moving at a lightning pace, and the West Coaster is enjoying the ride. Having already snagged a major production credit on last year’s Watch the Throne, 2012 has been about Hit-Boy’s rap dreams, a move which has been equally well received by the mainstream. After dropping his HITStory mixtape a couple of […]
It’s been exactly one year to the day that throngs of Hip-Hop fans waited with baited breath by their computer for Watch The Throne to be released by iTunes. Since the project was even announced, there was the sentiment that this album was going to be different. It had to be. Collaboration albums happen annually, but never to this […]
If you ever wanted to take a behind the scenes look at the making of Jay-Z and Kanye West‘s collaborative album, Watch The Throne, here is your chance. Originally premiered at the Watch The Throne listening session in New York City last year, the documentary on how this album was made is finally available for the viewing pleasure of […]
Kanye West will be bringing his travelling stage show to Atlantic City this summer. Revel Resort & Casino, a new beachfront destination where Beyoncé recently returned to the stage, announced that Yeezy will be performing at its Ovation Hall on July 6th and July 7th.
There are perks to dating Kim Kardashian . The reality star gifted Kanye West with a $750,000 Lamborghini for his 35th birthday. As we reported, “Kimye” both put their homes up for sale and will likely be taking their relationship to the next level, by moving in together. Even though they haven’t been seen together in […]
During the European leg of their Watch The Throne tour, Kanye West and Jay-Z stopped by Paris, France in what can only be described as a Predictable inevitability. If you’ve asked yourself “What happens when The Throne performs N’s in Paris… In Paris?” well look no further because it finally happened. The Throne performed Ni%$as […]
Anarchy is the world’s reality in The Throne’s video for “No Church In the Wild,” the Frank Ocean assisted track from the critically acclaimed Watch The Throne. The stunning visuals were directed by Romain Gavras in Prague. Get the experience after the jump.
Famed producer and engineer, Mike Dean, talks to Quiet Lunch about the G.O.O.D. Music compilation album Cruel Summer, as well as the sequel to Watch The Throne. Also as required listening for you young bucks, Mr. Dean talks about making Scarface and Tupac on “Smile.”
Jay-Z & Kanye West kicked off the European leg of their Watch The Throne Tour yesterday in London’s O2 Arena. Kanye’s famous lady friend, Kim Kardashian, also made the trip as well. After the break, watch them perform ‘N***as In Paris’ and peep some more photos including one of Kanye & Kim heading for a dinner […]