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Kanye West Compares Being A Celebrity To The Civil Rights Movement

July 22nd, 2014 11:20am EDT
Kanye West GQ Magazine August 2014
Kanye West is running his mouth off again, this time in a new cover story for the August issue of GQ magazine.

The rapper talked a lot about dealing with being a celebrity and dealing with the paparazzi; more specifically comparing life in the spotlight to facing the same kinds of discrimination that African-Americans faced during the civil rights movement of the 1960s. Yeah, he went there.

Kanye also explained that he's not the predator when it comes to the paparazzi, he's simply out to protect wife Kim Kardashian and their daughter, North, from those getting too close for comfort.

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Kanye West, Iggy Azalea To Perform At Made In America Festival

July 17th, 2014 8:46am EDT
Kanye West, Iggy Azalea To Perform At Made In America Festival
Kanye West will be performing at both of Jay Z's Made in America shows in Philadelphia, Penn., and Los Angeles, Calif. The rapper was initially announced as a headliner for the East Coast show on Aug. 30, and now he will also perform in L.A. on its second night on Aug. 31.

Iggy Azalea has also joined the lineup. Her single "Fancy," featuring Charli XCX, has topped the Billboard Hot 100 chart for the sixth straight week, a record for a female rapper.

She will play in Los Angeles on Saturday night along with Imagine Dragons. John Mayer will be the headlining act on Sunday on the West Coast....
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Stacey Dash Says Kanye West Should Go To Prison To Experience Rape

July 10th, 2014 8:44pm EDT
Stacey Dash
Kanye West is the latest celebrity to compare paparazzi intrusion to rape, and actress Stacey Dash has singled him out for his remarks. During the Wireless Festival in London, West complained about the people who take photos of his family and compared it to rape.

The former "Clueless" actress, who also appeared in the rapper's 2004 music video "All Falls Down," is a regular on Fox News show "Outnumbered." She commented: "For Kanye to say rape, maybe he needs to spend some time on Rikers Island… Go to Rikers for a little while and then he'll know what rape is."

She added, "I don't get cele...
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The Top 10 Cockiest Kanye West Songs

June 30th, 2014 1:00pm EDT
The Top 10 Cockiest Kanye West Songs
It really makes you wonder how he gets his head through the door.

For many, there’s nothing worse than a legitimately successful person who flaunts and embraces that success. In acting, sports, politics, and music, there is almost always one person who is hated because of their overconfidence and perceptible lack of humbleness. In music, the name atop the list eligible for ‘cockiest’ award goes to rapper and producer Kanye West.

Few question West’s talents – critics adore him. However, many have some harsh words to describe his personality. Throughout his career, West’s ego has also b...
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The 5 Best Kanye West Parodies Of All Time

June 27th, 2014 12:30pm EDT
kanye west kim kardashian parody
Kanye West is bigger than ever. Kanye made his big break when he produced and lent his vocals to Jay-Z's 2001 album The Blueprint, but for many he exploded onto the scene with his debut album The College Dropout in 2003.

Since then he has become one of the best selling artists of all time, racking up 21 million albums sold worldwide. This, one top of the 21 Grammy Awards he has won, makes him a force to be reckoned with in the music world. But even huge artists like Kanye West aren't free from parody. Here are the 5 best Kanye West Parodies of all time.

South Park- Fishsticks

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Kim Kardashian Dyes Her Hair Blonde Again

June 26th, 2014 11:30am EDT
Kim Kardashian Dyes Her Hair Blonde Again
Reality TV star Kim Kardashian has once again decided to dye her hair blonde. She shared the above photo on her Facebook account, captioned: "On set today with the legend @Carlynecerfdedudzeele !!!!"

The mother of 12-month-old baby North wasn't specific as to what type of set she was on, but she debuted her new blonde locks with several photos from stylist Serge Normant's chair.

She shared the above photo, which shows her in a white robe and a pouty look, on her Facebook page as well. She captioned the pic: "It's baaaaack!!!! #BlondeHairDontCare thanks to @SergeNormant."

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Kanye West Isn't Doing Road Work For His Community Service

June 24th, 2014 9:01pm EDT
Kanye West Isn't Doing Road Work For His Community Service
Kanye West found a pretty cool way to earn hours towards the community service sentence he was given for attacking a photographer.

West has been spotted at the L.A. Trade Technical College Monday, according to TMZ, to make his third appearance and speak to students about the fashion industry. He was there to speak to student for three hours about designers, but we bet no one was sleeping at their desk.

A student at the school photographed the rapper with a pair of teachers during one of his appearances and wrote, "Kanye West speaking to the graduating fashion students at L.A. Trade Tech...
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10 Musicians You Either Adore Or Loathe

June 24th, 2014 7:00pm EDT
10 Musicians You Either Adore Or Loathe
Musicians, artists, actors, and celebrities in general tend to have unique personalities. Some of those personalities are so strong that they can be considered divisive – "polarizing" if you will.

The list is long and filled with artists and bands from across all genres. But, there's no need to filter through the musicians to label the ‘offenders’ in your head. We've got the top ten right here, starting with...

#10 Kanye West

It seems no matter how fast Justin Bieber drives or how provocative Miley Cyrus becomes, no one can supersede the master of polarization – Kanye West. West...
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Kim Kardashian Posts Adorable Photo Of Daughter North At Tot's First Birthday Party

June 23rd, 2014 6:00pm EDT
Kim Kardashian Posts Adorable Photo Of Daughter North At Tot's F
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's daughter was a Pocahontas lookalike at her first birthday party over the weekend.

The reality star posted a snap of her baby girl on Instagram today, featuring the tot wearing a fringed costume and a flower headpiece. She is pictured in front of a multi-colored, two-tiered birthday cake.

"Our baby girl's 1st birthday party! #kidchella," Kardashian captioned the pic.

The soiree was named after the music and arts festival Coachella and took place on Saturday after a quieter affair last week on North's actual birthday.

Aunt Kourtney and Uncle Scott (Disick) ...
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Kim Kardashian Throws 'Kidchella' For North's First Birthday

June 22nd, 2014 2:03pm EDT
Kim Kardashian Throws 'Kidchella' For North's First Birthday
When you’re the child of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, your first birthday involves a ferris wheel and music performances.

The event celebrating North's first birthday, named "Kidchella" after the music and arts festival, took place on Saturday after a quieter affair last week on the child’s actual birthday. Kris Jenner posted multiple photos from the part, including a shot of the lawn decorated like a miniature fair – taken from the top of a ferris wheel.

There was also a miniature stage for karaoke, and Kris uploaded two videos of Kendall Jenner performing We Found Love by Rihanna an...
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Kanye West: Annie Leibovitz Comments Taken Out Of Context

June 19th, 2014 5:33pm EDT
Kanye West
Kanye West and Annie Leibovitz have issued a joint statement after Kanye made headlines for claiming Annie quit as his wedding photographer at the last moment.

The statement reads, "Kanye West’s comments about Annie Leibovitz while speaking at the 2014 Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival have been taken out of context and sensationalized.” Some of his comments were sensationalized (some sites claimed he called her out and bashed her), but the entirety of his comments were available. He said during Cannes Lions, "This is pissing my girl off during the honeymoon... Annie Leibovit...
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Kim Kardashian Wears Weird 'Rope Dress' To Cannes Lions Yacht Party

June 19th, 2014 2:10pm EDT
Kim Kardashian Wears Weird 'Rope Dress' To Cannes Lions Yacht Pa
Kim Kardashian has been fashion forward at times, but we can't remember a look as bizarre as the "rope dress" she wore to the MailOnline yacht party during Cannes Lions.

A white dress would have done just fine, but instead the reality star wore a tight gown completely covered in ropes knitted into the fabric and adorned with golden rings – we daresay it looked more like a rug. A gold zipper ran down along the entire length of the back of the Balmain dress. To top it all off, she stacked several golden rungs for necklaces. However, we will give her props for showing off her curvy figure and...
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Kanye West Says Annie Leibovitz Quit On His Wedding, Kim Kardashian Spent Days Perfecting Photos

June 17th, 2014 4:17pm EDT
Kanye West and Kim KArdashian
Kanye West is the wrong man to cross – he's outed photographer Annie Leibovitz for quitting her job as his wedding photographer one day before his ceremony with Kim Kardashian, so Kim had to spend 4 days editing their photos.

Kanye made an unannounced appearance at the Cannes Lions Music Festival to chat during a panel discussion titled, "Technology, Culture, and Consumer Adoption: Learning to Read the Cultural Landscape.”

Kanye discussed his mission of changing the idea of luxury, explaining (as transcribed by Adweek), "This is my goal in lifestyle, in everyday life—to change the idea of...
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Kris Jenner Angry Kanye West Doesn't Want To Sell Wedding Photos?

June 16th, 2014 3:57pm EDT
Kris Jenner Angry Kanye West Doesn't Want To Sell Wedding Photos
Kris Jenner thinks Kanye West is sitting on millions of dollars - and she wants the rapper to cash in.

Despite a recent feud brewing between the two, Kanye took a page from Jay-Z's wedding to Beyonce and kept control of the photos taken during his wedding with Kim Kardashian in Italy. Glimpses of the beautiful ceremony have since made it to the Internet as the couple shared some of the photos for free.

Allegedly, this act of "charity" has Kris steaming mad, because she knows the pictures are worth tons of money. Kanye turned down offers of up to $11 million, according to the New York Post...
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Kanye West And Baby North Nap, Jay-Z Carries Blue Ivy On Father's Day

June 16th, 2014 1:04pm EDT
Kanye West and North West
Kim Kardashian had the perfect Father's Day photo to share: Kanye West enjoying a nap with his daughter North on her birthday.

North turned one on the 15th, the same day as Father's Day, and she ended the day relaxed with her father to watch the NBA Finals game that evening. Judging by the photo, it looks like neither of them made it through the game.

Kim wrote as a caption, "This is what life is about! Our baby girl turned 1 today! We played so hard they passed out while we were watching the game! Happy Father's Day to the best daddy in the world! The way you love our daughter and protec...
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Kanye West Calls Himself A Rock Star, Hits Out At Press At Bonnaroo

June 14th, 2014 6:00pm EDT
Kanye West
Kanye West referred to himself the "number-one motherf**king rock star" and slammed the press while taking the stage at Tennessee's Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival on Friday night.

Six years ago the crowd booed when West arrived six hours late for his headlining set at the Manchester event. At the time, West blamed the delay on the band Pearl Jam for playing an extended set and not giving him enough time to set up his equipment.

On Friday, West appeared to still harbor bad feelings about the 2008 incident. He accused the media of falsely reporting the cause for his late show, and repeat...
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Kanye West Omits Jay-Z Lyrics During Concert, Sparking Feud Rumors

June 12th, 2014 5:00pm EDT
Kanye West Omits Jay-Z Lyrics During Concert, Sparking Feud Rumo
We thought Kanye West and Jay-Z are BFFs, but after Jay-Z missed Kanye's wedding to Kim Kardashian, it appears there might be a growing rift between the two.

The two rappers made history when they became a "superduo" for Watch the Throne, but any ideas of a follow-up could be long gone. During his concert for the X Games in Austin, fans noticed Kanye was omitting Jay-Z from his lyrics.

West refers to Jay-Z in several songs, including Blood on the Leaves. ConsequenceOfSound reports he intentionally skipped a word during the lyrics, "I don't give a damn if you used to talk to Jay-Z / He ain...
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Rumor Patrol: Gatorade Disses LeBron James, Evan Rachel Wood Sued For $30 Million, More

June 7th, 2014 12:00pm EDT
LeBron James
You can't go one week without hearing a ridiculous story involving some of your favorite celebrities. Thankfully, the Starpulse Rumor Patrol is here to sort out what's real and what's fake.

Gatorade Disses LeBron James: Thursday night during the NBA Finals, the air conditioning went out in the San Antonio Spurs arena. The high temperature left Miami Heat star LeBron James dehydrated and cramping up during the game's final minutes. Gatorade took to Twitter after the game to poke fun at LeBron's performance. Why is Gatorade dissing the NBA star? Is he making the hydration company look bad?

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Inside Kim & Kanye's Extravagant Italian Wedding

June 1st, 2014 9:00am EDT
Kim Kardashian People Magazine
For guests attending the wedding of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, the weeklong extravaganza was a high-speed ride.

"It was a roller coaster, but in the best way," a guest tells PEOPLE in this week's issue, which features 20 exclusive wedding photos. "It was a crazy, nonstop, incredible dream." But there was at least one quiet moment during the ceremony at Forte di Belvedere in Florence, Italy, on May 24: When the couple recited their self-penned vows, which featured "a little bit of humor and a whole lot of love," says an attendee. The groom "told me he had practiced them in front of a mi...
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Lana Del Rey Wasn't Paid To Sing At Kim & Kanye's Rehearsal Dinner

May 29th, 2014 7:52pm EDT
Lana Del Rey
Reports that singer Lana Del Rey sang at Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's wedding rehearsal dinner for millions of dollars over the weekend have been greatly exaggerated.

The "Video Games" singer was reported to have cashed in with a $2.8 million payday to show up at the Palace of Versailles and play three songs for the couple at the request of Kanye.

"It's not true... I would never let a friend pay me to sing at a wedding," she told TMZ.com when she arrived back in Los Angeles following the trip over for the wedding.

The Wests have been big fans of the singer, real name Elizabeth Woolrid...
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Kim Kardashian Shares Photos From Her Wedding To Kanye West

May 27th, 2014 10:30pm EDT
Kim Kardashian Shares Photos From Her Wedding To Kanye West
Kim Kardashian shared a few photos from her wedding to Kanye West over the weekend, revealing her wedding gown and giving fans a glimps inside the couple's big day on Saturday.

The reality star and the rapper wed in Florence, Italy, at the city's Forte di Belvedere, exchanging vows in front of a wall of flowers, much like the one Kanye gave Kim for Mother's Day.

Kim wore a long sleeve Givenchy gown (yes, it was white) for the ceremony before changing into an ivory colored Balmain gown for the following reception.

The sex tape star captioned the photos, "Mr. and Mrs. Kanye West."

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Lana Del Rey Surprises Kim Kardashian With Pre-Wedding Performance

May 24th, 2014 1:00pm EDT
Lana Del Rey Surprises Kim Kardashian With Pre-Wedding Performan
Lana Del Rey sang three songs at Kanye West and Kim Kardashian's extravagant pre-wedding dinner in France last night.

West surprised his fiance with the singer/songwriter, and Kardashian reportedly started crying when Del Rey appeared on a makeshift stage at the soiree, which was held at the historic Palace of Versailles.

Del Rey's music has a special meaning for the couple. Last year, West hired an orchestra to perform her song "Young & Beautiful" when he proposed to the reality star at the AT&T Stadium in San Francisco, Calif., on her 33rd birthday.

The star-studded pre-wedding dinne...
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Rumor Patrol: Brody Jenner Skipping Kim Kardashian's Wedding, P!nk Pregnant, More

May 24th, 2014 12:00pm EDT
Brody Jenner
You can't go one week without hearing a ridiculous story involving some of your favorite celebrities. Thankfully, the Starpulse Rumor Patrol is here to sort out what's real and what's fake.

Brody Jenner Skipping Kim Kardashian's Wedding: Is a family member not attending the American version of the Royal Wedding? Rumor has it Brody Jenner has no plans to jet to Italy for Kim and Kanye West's wedding because she left off his girlfriend, Kaitlynn Carter, from the guest list.

Verdict: True. However, it's not to spite Kim over her guest list. Rather, it appears Jenner is working. He's currentl...
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Kim Kardashian And Kanye West Confirm A Few Small Details About Their Wedding

May 20th, 2014 11:15pm EDT
Kim Kardashian And Kanye West
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have been doing a great job keeping their wedding details under wraps, with conflicting reports saying that they'll tie the knot in either Paris, France, or Florence, Italy.

The couple are set to wed on Saturday, May 24, and depending on who you ask they'll exchange vows either at the Palace of Versailles, or not at the Palace of Versailles, or at Forte di Belvedere in Florence.

It will be a small wedding, with around 100 guests, or it will be a huge to-do, with over 1000 guests invited.

They'll marry in Paris, but the reception will be held in Florence.

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Kanye's Rants: 9 Special Kinds Of Crazy From The Mouth Of Yeezus

May 18th, 2014 11:00am EDT
Kanye's Rants: 9 Special Kinds Of Crazy From The Mouth Of Yeezus
There's just no figuring out if Kanye West is just crazy or a crazy genius. He seems to spend the better part of his time on Twitter, interviews and concerts telling the masses his true feelings. Now we're all for speaking your mind, but Kanye seems to put his foot in his mouth more often than not. Two of the best where he just talks about himself and he's not ranting about a specific person or thing?" My greatest pain in life is that I will never be able to see myself perform live," and "You could be the best but you're not Kanye West."

9. Yeezus Got No Love For Corporate Sponsorship

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Rumor Patrol: Neil Patrick Harris Turned Down 'Late Show,' Selena Gomez Pregnant, More

May 17th, 2014 12:00pm EDT
Rumor Patrol: Neil Patrick Harris Turned Down 'Late Show,' Selen
You can't go one week without hearing a ridiculous story involving some of your favorite celebrities. Thankfully, the Starpulse Rumor Patrol is here to sort out what's real and what's fake.

Neil Patrick Harris Offered Late Show: Did CBS want to stay in-house for David Letterman's replacement? There were several rumors they gunned for How I Met Your Mother star before ultimately getting Stephen Colbert. So did Harris turn them down, or was Colbert their #1 choice?

Verdict: Harris turned them down. He told Howard Stern, "Yes, I was in conversation with them (Moonves and CBS TV President Nin...
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Kim Kardashian And Kanye West To Wed In Florence Because Daughter North 'Was Conceived Among The Renaissance Masterpieces'

May 17th, 2014 8:24am EDT
Kim Kardashian and Kany West
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are set to wed next weekend, but it won't be in Paris, as previously reported.

The couple will marry in Florence, Italy, a favorite spot of Kanye's and the place he believes daughter North was conceived.

"I adore Florence. I love Italy and the Italian lifestyle. To tell you the truth, I already came to the banks of the Arno [river] with Kim last year, just the two of us, incognito," the rapper told Florence's La Nazione newspaper on Friday.

"I think that our daughter North was conceived here among the Renaissance masterpieces," he added. "It was our first ho...
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Kim Kardashian Shares Mother's Day Photos With North West And Wall Of Flowers From Kanye

May 12th, 2014 10:53pm EDT
Kim Kardashian and North West
Kim Kardashian shared a handful of photos from her first Mother's Day on Instagram Sunday, having a mother/child moment with daughter North West and revealing her gift from fiance Kanye West: a wall of flowers.

"Woke up to a wall of roses, hydrangeas and peonies!!!" she captioned the image on Instagram. "I have the best fiance in the world! I love you so much baby!!!!"

The rapper also paid tribute to his own mom, who died in 2007 following complications from a plastic surgery procedure.

Simply sharing a photo of the sun peeking through the clouds, he wrote, "hi Mom."

The couple's weddin...
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10 Celebrities Who Are A Pain To Deal With

May 10th, 2014 4:00pm EDT
10 Celebrities Who Are A Pain To Deal With
There are some celebrities out there who are appreciative of the people of whom they work. They love coming into work every day and are just a pleasure to be around. On the other hand, there are celebrities who feel that your job should be taking care of their every wish and command. Yes, they have the kind of money to hire people like that, but these select celebrities are just that difficult to deal with. We're looking at you, Lindsay Lohan.

Lindsay Lohan

Lindsay is the type of girl that walks into a place and acts like she owns it. Not only that, but it's more likely than not th...
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Kim Kardashian Eager For Second Baby After Wedding?

May 9th, 2014 5:00pm EDT
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West hope there aren't any delays when it comes to their wedding – because Kim is itching to give baby North a little brother or sister.

A source tells HollywoodLife the only thing keeping Kim and Kanye from expanding their family are their wedding plans. "It is no secret through family that Kim and Kanye are thinking of a brother or sister for North West and they will be getting to work on that after all the wedding stuff is completed."

The source added, "They are hoping to be able to make an announcement by the end of the summer. And of course they are pushing f...
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