How Kanye West Became the Reincarnation of Al Green

In this piece, David Deal explores some of the interesting parallels between controversial hip-hop legend turned religious enthusiast Kanye West and seventies soul sensation Al Green. ________________________________ Guest post by. Continue reading

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MON. BRIEF: Jay Frank R.I.P. • Kanye Leaks • Perry Appeals $2.8M Suit • Spotify Expands Canvas • More

MONDAY 10.14.19 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under the More News tab

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FOR SALE: Grass From Kanye’s Coachella Sunday Service

If you missed the opportunity to share Easter Sunday with Kanye West at the Coachella music festival, there’s now some of the grass from the hillside for sale.

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EMI Counter-Sues Kanye West For Breach Of Contract

Kanye West has been hit with a lawsuit by his longtime music publishing company EMI, alleging breach of contract. The suit, filed in Federal court in Manhattan, follows Kanye’s own January. Continue reading

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MON. BRIEF: EMI Music Sues Kanye West • Apple Music Playlists Get Artistic • Songwriters Speak Out • More

MONDAY 3.11.19 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under the More News tab

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Kanye West Sues Roc-a-Fella, Def Jam, UMG, EMI and More

Kanye West has filed a pair of lawsuits against EMI Music Publishing and Roc-a-Fella Records, UMG Recordings, Def Jam and merchandiser Bravado International Group in an apparent attempt to free. Continue reading

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MON. BRIEF: New Spotify Fake Streams • Kanye Sues Label, Publisher • Orchard Sells Film, TV Unit • SAG Winners • More

MONDAY 1.28.19 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under the More News tab

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TUE. BRIEF: Sony Music Revenue Up • Spotify Stock Falls • Prince Documentary • New Kanye • More

TUESDAY 10.30.18 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under the More News tab

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Kanye West’s ‘MP’ Format and The Future Of The Album

While Kanye West has certainly had a knack for staying in the news of late, one item that didn't see a lot of air time was the controversial hip hop. Continue reading

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Leonard Cohen Poem Nails Kanye West’s White House Rant

After Kanye West dominated the new news cycle with a same-day rants at the White House and a Washington DC Apple store, singer-songwriter Amanda Shires took to Twitter with the words. Continue reading

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