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Kanye West Wins 'Coinye' Trademark Infringement Lawsuit

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You may remember that back in January, a new form of digital currency was launched called "Coinye West," which was named, of course, for rapper Kanye West, and featured a cartoon representation of his likeness. Though one would assume that having his name and face plastered on as many products as possible would be Yeezy's ultimate life goal, the "Bound 2" rapper actually wasn't too thrilled about it, so much so that he filed a trademark-infringement lawsuit against the company pretty much immediately. Radio.com now reports that on July 22, the lawsuit had been settled in West's favor by the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.READ MORE

Kanye West - "Late Registration" (2005)

6 Rappers Who Successfully Followed-Up Great Debuts: Kanye West, OutKast, And More

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Earlier this week, legendary Queens rapper Nas offered some words of encouragement to Kendrick Lamar, concerning Lamar's impending follow-up to his instant classic debut good kid, m.A.A.d city from 2012. As Nas knows all too well, plenty of rappers have failed to deliver a satisfying follow-up to a widely praised debut album. However, these six rappers and rap groups managed to release albums that were just as good, if not better, than their debuts.READ MORE

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Kanye West, Meek Mill Recruit Young Chop For New Albums

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Kanye West has recruited Chicago producer Young Chop to contribute to his upcoming album, which is slated for release later this year. The 20-year-old producer, who previously worked with West on the Yeezus track "Guilt Trip," and is also contributing to Meek Mill's second album Dream Worth More Than Money, recently spoke to XXL about working with West.READ MORE

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Kanye West New Album 2014 Update: GQ Interview Teases Fall Release Date, Club-Friendly Lead Single in 'Next Couple of Weeks'

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The world is about to get another dose of Yeezus, coming sometime this fall. In his new interview with GQ, rapper Kanye West dishes on the tentative release date of his new album and his new Jay Z style single.READ MORE

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Dame Dash Slams Kanye West’s Lack Of Support For Roc-A-Fella Cofounder

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Dame Dash isn't too happy with Kanye West these days.READ MORE

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Kanye West Lands The Cover Of GQ's August Issue

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Kanye West will be featured on the front cover of GQ's August issue.READ MORE

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WATCH: 19-Year-Old Kanye West Name Checks Alanis Morissette, Chicago in Recently Resurfaced Video from 1996

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Say what you will about Kanye West, but there's no denying the Yeezus rapper has some raw rapping talent. This week, footage of a 19-year-old West has circulated around online, and the one minute, 44 second freestyle shows he's had the skills well in his arsenal since the '90s.READ MORE

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Kanye West, Iggy Azalea Join Budweiser Made In America Festival 2014 in Los Angeles: 'Yeezus' Rapper Playing Both Coasts

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Jay Z's curated Budweiser Made In America is going coast-to-coast for the first time this year, and so is one of its headlining performers. Today (July 16), it was announced that rappers Kanye West and Iggy Azalea have been added to the Los Angeles Made In America lineup, but there's one catch... the Yeezus rapper is already going to rock out in Philly.READ MORE

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Ranking Mike Trout's Walkup Music Post All Star MVP Performance: Featuring Drake, Jay Z, Kanye West and More

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Mike Trout cleaned up at this week's MLB All Star Game, so Music Times checked out the walk-up music behind perhaps the best baseball player of the last three seasons.READ MORE

Adele - "Someone Like You" (2011)

8 Albums Whose Closing Tracks Were Big Singles: Adele, Kanye West, And More

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As a general rule in pop music, an album's big single is usually placed towards the beginning, if not at the very top, of the tracklisting, with the album's last track reserved for something less pop friendly. However, these eight artists broke this trend by sticking huge singles at the very end of the album.READ MORE

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Kanye West’s Failed Reality TV Show, ‘Yeezus’ Claims He Started In Television Before Kim Kardashian [VIDEO]

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Kanye West has been known for his always entertaining, and often controversial, appearances on TV for quite some time. And despite the popular belief that he's anti-reality television, it seems the Yeezus rapper had his hand in it well before meeting his now wife Kim Kardashian.READ MORE

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6 Underrated Def Jam Records; The Roots, Nas, and One Seminal Album You Won't See Coming

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Green Label, a pop culture site, has come up with another interesting list for hip-hop heads, this one celebrating the 30 year anniversary of Def Jam Records by listing the "10 Most Notable Albums" from its history. We picked some other notables they forgot...including one album seminal to the history of music that you won't see coming.READ MORE

The Decemberists - "The King is Dead" (2011)

9 Album Titles That Reference Other Albums: Lily Allen, The Decemberists, And More

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If you want your album title to catch someone's attention, one surefire technique you can try is referencing the title of a classic album, which might trick people into thinking your album is just as good. Here are nine album titles that are references to other albums.READ MORE

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Kanye West, Stacey Dash: ‘Yeezus’ Rapper Slammed By ‘Clueless’ Star Over ‘Rape’ Comment, Claims Kim Kardashian’s Husband Needs To ‘Spend Some Time On Rikers Island’

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Surprisingly, not everyone is pleased with Kanye West's random rants in the middle of his concerts. Clueless star Stacey Dash (Dione Davenport) recently proclaimed her immense aversion towards the 'Yeezus' rapper's latest "rape" comments when he described the paparazzi.READ MORE

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French Montana Shares Preview Of New Kanye West Collaboration [WATCH]

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French Montana recently revealed that he had been working with Kanye West on five or six songs for his upcoming album, Mac & Cheese 4. This morning the Coke Boys star previewed one of his Yeezy collaboration on Instagram.READ MORE

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