Kanye West features a topless Kim Kardashian in Bound 2 video

Kanye West has unveiled his new video for Bound 2 with a mixture of horses, a motorbike, a tie-die t-shirt, the Grand Canyon and a naked, writhing Kim Kardashian. The cringeworthy video shot by Nick Knight, first shown on The Ellen Show, is full of sexual surrealism, with West seen riding a motorbike against a … Continue reading

Gil Scott-Heron dies aged 62

The musician and poet Gil Scott-Heron – best known for his pioneering rap The Revolution Will Not Be Televised – has died at the age of 62, having fallen ill. The news was broken on Twitter by Scott-Heron’s publisher and unlikely friend, Jamie Byng: “Just heard the very sad news that my dear friend and … Continue reading

Tyler, The Creator – ‘Tron Cat’ leaked

A video showcasing yo-yo tricks video on YouTube that is soundtracked by “Tron Cat,” a new Tyler, The Creator song was apparently leaked yesterday. The track will appear on the Odd Future frontman’s highly anticipated second album and first with UK’s greatest independent label, XL Records titled ‘Goblin’. The follow-up to last year’s self-released ‘Bastard’ … Continue reading

Big Chill Festival turns on ‘All Of The Lights’ with Kanye West exclusive headline set

The Big Chill Festival was never known for huge international superstar bookings in its previous guise as an independent festival nurtured by Katrina Larkin and her team. However, now Festival Republic really have flexed their booking muscles with Melvin Benn this week unveiling headliners Kanye West and Rodrigo y Gabriela (both UK festival exclusives) and … Continue reading