Kelefa Sanneh has beef with Jon Pareles, apparently.
Kanye West, Timbaland, and more!
The worst beef in history just got a little worse.
It's obviously too early to call, but we'd like to go on record as predicting that Kanye will definitely, absolutely have the No. 1 album in the country next Wednesday (if we're wrong, Vulture promises to stop recording rap albums).
Just in case the stench of corny marketing hasn't yet reached your rap-loving nostrils, both 50 Cent and Kanye West have new CDs out today. Who will sell more copies?
50 Cent, Kanye, and murder!
Yep, more Kanye.
Of the two major hip-hop releases that leaked today, Curtis is — as expected — the lesser album.
Now that we've heard his album, we're even more disappointed in Kanye for not taking a more active role in his beef with 50 Cent.
At first we weren't sure Kanye West would show at his Graduation listening party at the New World Stages last night, but then we realized that spotlights are his tractor beams.
Yep, another Kanye West song.
If Chris Martin wants to be Kanye's favorite dorky white guy in 2007, he's got some stiff competition. Below, we see how the candidates measure up.
In a rare moment of semi-competent beefing, sweater-vest enthusiast Kanye West took a roundabout swipe at 50 Cent in a recent interview.
At last night's Screamfest '07 tour stop at Madison Square Garden, Jay-Z, Kanye West, 50 Cent, T.I., and Diddy made hip-hop history by performing onstage together.
K-Fed, Pete Doherty, and things touched by Tony Soprano's ass.
In a video interview today with OnSmash.com, 50 Cent states unequivocally, "Of course I'll outsell [Kanye West]." Then he preemptively makes excuses for why he might not.
Beefing rappers Kanye West and 50 Cent will share an upcoming cover of Rolling Stone — everybody wins! Well, almost everybody.
David Banner goes after Jesse Jackson.
50 Cent sat down with MTV News yesterday to confirm that he is, in fact, a lunatic, and also to go back on his promise to quit recording solo albums if his forthcoming record is outsold by Kanye West's on September 11.
Kanye, Lupe, and O.J.
Plus 50 Cent makes sweet, sweet promises.
What is Kanye saying, exactly?
In sad news, Kanye West has turned down 50 Cent's offer to appear on television in a live, presidential-style debate over which rapper has the better forthcoming album.
Bobby Brown, Kanye West, and more!