Tag: kanye west
Kano is launching some new Stem Players without Kanye West
British firm Kano started off making computers for kids, before moving into music-tech in 2021 with the Donda Stem Player.
January 10, 2023
Kanye West suspended from Twitter again after swastika post
It turns out that even ‘free-speech absolutists’ have, well, an absolute limit to the hate content that they’ll tolerate.
December 2, 2022
Kanye West back on Twitter, but Jack White and Trent Reznor quit
Musk had stated that he would not reinstate prominent banned accounts until he had formed “a content moderation council with widely diverse viewpoints”.
November 22, 2022
Peloton has ‘indefinitely paused’ use of Kanye West’s music
Streaming services are uncomfortable with the idea of removing Kanye West’s catalogue due to his recent round of interviews expressing antisemitic views.
October 28, 2022
Spotify pushes back on pressure to remove Ye’s music
Ek said that if Ye’s recent “awful comments” had been made on a podcast or a music track, it would have been removed for being hate speech.
October 26, 2022
CAA ends relationship with Ye after antisemitic comments
It’s been a troubling few weeks watching Ye (formerly Kanye West) making antisemitic comments in a series of interviews.
October 25, 2022
Kanye West ‘Donda 2’ plans spurred $2m of Stem Player sales
How are fans responding to Kanye West's plans to only release his new album 'Donda 2' on his own Stem Player device? Well, a fair few of them are buying one.
February 21, 2022
Kanye West’s new album will only be available on his Stem Player
“Donda 2 will only be available on my own platform, the Stem Player. Not on Apple Amazon Spotify or YouTube,” announced West in an Instagram post.
February 18, 2022
Kanye West makes post-release changes to ‘Donda’ album
Kanye West famously continued tinkering with his 'The Life of Pablo' album even after it was released, altering tracks then replacing the older versions on digital services.
September 29, 2021
Kanye West launches a $200 Donda Stem Player with Kano
When will Kanye West’s new album ‘Donda’ come out? Good question: it remains imminent. However, today we learned that when it DOES come out, it will ship alongside some hardware. Go to West’s official website and...
August 25, 2021
Kanye West’s ‘Donda’ livestream attracted 5.4m viewers
According to sources, Kanye West's latest livestream listening party broke Apple Music's record for a live audience, and generated big merchandise sales.
August 12, 2021