Kanye’s latest doesn’t just take on the form of an album in our media ecology. It is an event we all take part in and help cultivate, Walker Armstrong writes.
No stranger to insanely ambitious (or flat-out insane) projects, Abe Beame attempts to settle the debate over the greatest 5 mic album once and for all.
Mano Sundaresan attends a listening event for Kanye's newest project. Weirdness ensues.
Alex Swhear explores the mutual fascination between rap music and Sir Elton.
The Rappers of the Decade series returns with a look at Kanye West's work since 2010.
Dean Van Nguyen explores Kanye West's genre-shifting fourth album on the occasion of its ten-year anniversary.
Alex Swhear takes a look at 'Ye's' lasting impact.
Will Hagle examines Kanye West's history with the morning.
A breakdown of Metro Boomin's development as a sample-based producer.