Daily Top 5 News Countdown: Kanye West Promises to Stop Talking S— + More
Music, like politics, is now subject to the 24-hour news cycle. As a result, it’s damn near impossible to keep abreast of the day’s myriad rock ‘n’ roll tidbits. But fear not: In the spirit of simplification and efficiency, we’ve collected today's top 5 items and ranked them in terms of newsworthiness. Scroll down to see our picks.
And nothing says "British" like Elvis, right? [Contact Music]
When Cocker comes back, he'll preside over a "stronger and more vigorous" version of his show, 'Sunday Service.' In the meantime, we weep. [Rolling Stone]
Contributors "consider how West both challenges religious and moral norms and propagates them." Parents of college students, meanwhile, consider the possibility they're wasting their money... [Consequence of Sound]
Did the rap-folk funkmeister mess up director Til Schweiger's Malibu pad, or was it wrecked when he got there? Stay tuned. [Pitchfork]
- 1"You're just gonna have to run back the interviews and s--- if you wanna hear some realness," Ye says. To the archives! [NME]