kottke.org posts about Kanye West

808s and Heartbreak

posted by Jason Kottke   Dec 03, 2008

808s and Heartbreak, Kanye West. Everyone's saying how good this is and I concur. Someone stomped on Kanye's heart and out squirted a great album.

Kanye, Radiohead, mashup

posted by Jason Kottke   Oct 29, 2008

Love Lockdown + Reckoner. Kanye mashed up with Radiohead, I pretty much gotta post it. (via delicious ghost)

This video makes me irrationally happy...I

posted by Jason Kottke   Apr 09, 2008

This video makes me irrationally happy...I watched it four times in a row just now.

It was the freshest move I've ever seen, like he was floating on air.

And yeah, that's Kanye West's Vimeo account. His blog is entertaining as well; a recent favorite post is YOU CAN'T MAKE ME STOP POSTING YAGHTS!!!

Update: Vimeo erased the video because it was not original content so I pointed to one on YouTube. They also erased all but one video on Kanye's account...I guess they were all videos by other people.

I'm thoroughly enjoying Kanye West's new album,

posted by Jason Kottke   Sep 27, 2007

I'm thoroughly enjoying Kanye West's new album, Graduation. Standout tracks so far: Stronger and Homecoming, although it took me much longer than it should have to recognize Chris Martin's vocals on the latter.