Kanye West Compares Himself to Jesus June 14, 2013 07:30 a.m. Earlier this week, Kanye West compared himself to Steve Jobs in an interview with the New York Times, but now the musician wants you to know that he’s more like Jesus. The rapper has posted a snippet of a new song online that makes the comparison. Kanye West Declares He’s the Steve Jobs of Fashion and Culture June 12, 2013 07:32 a.m. Kanye West doesn’t just think of himself in musical terms–in a new interview, he compares his creative contributions to those of Apple founder Steve Jobs.
West a legendary live performer – combines state-of-the-art staging, production, and lighting design with his unmatched aesthetic, visionary creative mind, and an increasingly impressive Show more catalogue of hits spanning his decade-long career. To date, Kanye West has sold over 21 Million albums and over 66 Million digital tracks worldwide. THE Yeezus Tour is Kanye Wests first major itinerary since his Watch The Throne tour with Jay Z in 2011 – the highest grossing tour in hip-hop history and his first solo tour since 2008s critically acclaimed Glow In The Dark tour. Recently, the Washington Post hailed West as “a visionary whos managed to tweak the serial rhythms that dictate so much of our pop culture diet. He doesnt do cliffhangers.
SODAHEAD SLIDESHOW: Trashiest celeb feuds of all time Performing his song “Bound 2” during the show, Kanye rapped “Brandy’s little sister lame man he know it now / When a real brother hold you down you ‘sposed to drown.” Just in case you’re confused, Kanye is referring to Ray J — singer Brandy’s little brother — as a girl in the rap. Real mature, Yeezie. But actually, this time, it was Ray J read this who threw the first punch. Kim K’s ex and sex tape co-star recently released a song titled “I Hit It First” — and the music video makes no question about who the song is about. So does this Kanye / Ray J beef compare with other celeb feuds in the past?
Lorde Does Kanye West With A Cover Of ‘Hold My Liquor’
The 16-year-old singer covered West’s “Hold My Liquor” off of this year’s “Yeezus” album, offering an impressive take on the hip-hop track. The New Zealand-born singer/songwriter is set to release her first studio album, “Pure Heroine,” on Sept. 30. The project is led by Lorde’s hit single “Royals.” Loading Slideshow