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Originally EDM Life had been privy to a tip last month that The Weeknd would be performing multiple songs with the Swedish House Mafia as a special surpise guest. Why you ask? They have the same manager now and they collaborated on a track in the past year. Now with Kanye West’s cancellation, the surprise …

Less than 2 weeks before the famed festival begins, word out today is that controversial rapper Kanye West aka Ye has cancelled his appearance at the festival. Official word from the festival itself or Kanye has been not publicly given yet however the news has been confirmed by Variety via a source close to the …

After the recent tragic events in Houston, Travis Scott has been reportedly removed from the 2022 lineup of Coachella. New headliners are to  include Kanye West and Billie Eilish. The Swedish House Mafia are said to the the 3rd headliner assuming another major name is not booked. According to TMZ. Rage Against the Machine is …

One of house music’s earliest big djs, Junior Vasquez, settled a copyright claim on the track “WTP’ which appeared on the artist Teyana Taylor’s album “K.T.S.E.” The album was produced by Kanye West. According to Vasquez, West approached the dj asking to license a sample from the track “Work that Pussy” under his Ellis D …

Harking back to 2011, Diplo recently told the story of hanging out with Yeezy in New York during his recording of the ‘Watch the Throne’ sessions. Between predictions of marrying Kim Kardashian and having Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen drop by, Diplo’s story of his time with Kanye West is pretty epic.

According to Billboard, the chart topping Frenchman has recently signed with Scooter Braun’s management company SB Projects. Guetta is still involved with his original business manager Jean-Charles Carre as well as live manager Jean-Guillaume Charvet. The SB Projects has an impressive roster featuring amonth others Kanye West, Justin Bieber, Usher and Ariana Grande. Booking and …

According to Richard James aka Aphex Twin, Kanye sampled his track ‘Avril 14th’ for his track ‘Blame Game’. According to Richard, when Kanye’s people sent him the song for review, he offered to redo the original sample is higher quality for them. Kanye’s people turned him down effectively saying ‘we don’t need you now – …