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Rapper Kanye West Released from Hospital

LOS ANGELES, Dec 1 – Rapper Kanye West was released from hospital on Wednesday, according to media outlets citing unidentified sources, more than a week after he was admitted for exhaustion. CNN and the Los Angeles Times said West left the UCLA Medical Center. People magazine quoted an unidentified source as saying West was “home,

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Kanye West Abruptly Cancels Remainder of Tour

Nov 21 – Rapper Kanye West’s “Saint Pablo” tour was abruptly cancelled on Monday, concert promoters said, following a series of shows in which the musician had embarked on rants about politics and the music industry. “The remaining dates on the SAINT PABLO TOUR have been cancelled. Tickets will be fully refunded at point of

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Kanye West Booed as Declares Support for Donald Trump

Nov 19 – Rapper Kanye West has come out in support of Republican President-elect Donald Trump, drawing boos and whistles from fans. West told the audience at a concert in San Jose, California on Thursday night that he didn’t vote in the Nov. 8 U.S. presidential elections “but if I would have voted, I would

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Fans Welcome Back Kim Kardashian after Social Media Silence

Nov 1 – Reality star Kim Kardashian has returned to social media, posting on Facebook for the first time since a robbery in Paris last month forced her to retreat from her busy public life. Kardashian, who grew a multimillion-dollar brand through her prolific Twitter, Instagram and other social media postings that attract tens of

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Kanye West Stirs Up Controversy With Nude Celebrities in ‘Famous’

By Piya Sinha-Roy LOS ANGELES, June 27 – Rapper Kanye West set tongues wagging on Monday with his latest music video that features nude portrayals of high profile celebrities including pop singer Taylor Swift, Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump and comedian Bill Cosby. The music video for “Famous,” which premiered on E! News, featured low-resolution

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Kanye West is Sued by Hungarian Rock Star for Alleged Song Theft

By Jonathan Stempel May 23 – Kanye West is being sued by a prominent Hungarian rock singer and composer, who accused the hip-hop star of sampling one of his best-known compositions without permission for the 2013 song “New Slaves.” In a complaint filed late Friday in U.S. District Court in Manhattan, Gabor Presser said one-third

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