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New Kanye Music

  • 7:17 am Friday, April 20th, 2018 by Estee

If you haven’t noticed, Kanye West has been posting super-deep thoughts in Twitter, “Cars have four wheels.  Hoodies have hoods.  It’s amusing to me when someone says this is an original hoodie.  Bro . . . it’s a hoodie.”

But he took time out of that “important” work to announce that he’s got TWO albums coming.  On June 1st, he’ll drop a solo album with seven songs . . . then on the 8th, he’s releasing an album with Kid Cudi.  He and Cudi even have a name:  KIDS SEE GHOST.

Ice Cube is teaming up with Netflix for a holiday movie called “Humbug”

  • 6:45 am Thursday, April 19th, 2018 by Estee

Ice Cube is teaming up with Netflix for a holiday movie called “Humbug”.  It’s a modern retelling of “A Christmas Carol”, starring Cube as a wealthy real estate mogul who is shown the error of his selfish ways by three ghosts:  The Ghost of . . . ah, you know the deal.  They’re still in the writing stages.

(Hollywood Reporter)

Khloe and Tristan are living apart, but he comes over to spend time with True

  • 6:36 am Thursday, April 19th, 2018 by Estee

Just because Khloe is staying at Tristan’s home in Cleveland for the time being doesn’t mean that they’ve fully reconciled after his cheating scandal.

A source tells PEOPLE that Tristan is not living in his house with Khloé, 33, and their newbrondaughter True.  He comes and goes to spend time with his daughter.

Sources are also saying Khloe wants to get to Los Angeles asap to be with her family, but she has to wait for the doctor’s clearance.

Beyonce’s Coachella set on Saturday night made headlines . . . and it also broke a record

  • 7:15 am Wednesday, April 18th, 2018 by Estee

Her two-hour performance was streamed by 458,000 people on YouTube.  That’s the most viewers ever for a single performance since YouTube started streaming Coachella eight years ago.

Coachella was also the most-viewed live festival ever on YouTube, with more than 43.1 million views and streams in 232 countries.  (Billboard)

T.I. is boycotting Starbucks until they make some sort of amends for the two black men who were arrested

  • 7:09 am Tuesday, April 17th, 2018 by Estee

T.I. is boycotting Starbucks until they make some sort of amends for the two black men who were arrested at a Philadelphia location for no reason.  He says, “If there’s one thing that America has shown us, there’s only two ways you can get their attention:  The loss of life and the loss of finances.”

Well, this was unexpected:  Kendrick Lamar has been awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Music, for his album “DAMN”

  • 7:06 am Tuesday, April 17th, 2018 by Estee

This makes him the first non-classical or jazz artist to ever win it.

Pulitzer officials called the album,”a virtuosic song collection unified by its vernacular authenticity and rhythmic dynamism that offers affecting vignettes capturing the complexity of modern African American life.”

And Pulitzer Administrator Dana Canedy called it, “a dense and sophisticated collage of hybrid sounds, polyrhythms, layered under what we would probably consider pulsing kinetic text.  The brilliance of the music is what’s shone through.”

In 2008, Bob Dylan won a Pulitzer in the “Special Awards and Citations” category for his, “profound impact on popular music and American culture.”  But [More]

Khloe Kardashian’s Daughter’s Name is True

  • 6:58 am Tuesday, April 17th, 2018 by Estee

Khloe Kardashian revealed her daughter’s name yesterday.  It’s TRUE.  In an Instagram post she said, “Our little girl, True Thompson, has completely stolen our hearts and we are overwhelmed with LOVE.

“Such a blessing to welcome this angel into the family!  Mommy and Daddy loooooove you True!”

And no, the name isn’t an ironic nod to TRISTAN THOMPSON’s faithfulness.

Kris Jenner revealed that “True” was HER grandfather’s name, and her father’s middle name.



Kanye West back on Twitter

  • 6:39 am Monday, April 16th, 2018 by Estee

Kanye West reactivated his Twitter account Friday, and started posting again yesterday.  Nothing too interesting yet, except a design for a “Saint West” neck tattoo he’s getting.


I asked my friend to design this neck tat for me


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On a related note, Kanye says he’s working on a philosophy book called “Break the Simulation”.  It’s about people being too obsessed with photographs . . . or something like that.