Kanye West comes home for DONDA debut at Soldiers Field 8 26 21

The long wait could be over. In an announcement today, Kanye West may actually debut DONDA in his hometown. Kanye has announced a third DONDA listening session. This one is taking place in his hometown of Chicago, at Soldier Field, on August 26. West uploaded a text post to his Instagram page this afternoon, reading “DONDA SOLDIER FIELD 8 … Continue reading “Kanye West comes home for DONDA debut at Soldiers Field 8 26 21”

Kanye’s mother, Donda West, is celebrated in new book

On the week of the Kanye West ‘DONDA’ album release comes a new book, Donda’s Rules: The Scholarly Documents of Dr. Donda West (Mother of Kanye West). The book delivers Dr. West’s philosophy as a professor, writer, world traveler, and mother of Kanye West.  Edited by Chicago State University professor Garrard McClendon, Donda’s Rules highlights 70 tips on how to write creatively. Donda West said … Continue reading “Kanye’s mother, Donda West, is celebrated in new book”

Is Kanye redefining contemporary Christian music?

Ye’s Donda Listening Party in Chicago was controversial, anticipated, and legendary.  This means it checked off all the boxes that one would come to expect from a Kanye West show. While many gave the artist (also expected) heat for his artistic concept and for including controversial performer Da Baby and accused abuser Marylin Mason in … Continue reading “Is Kanye redefining contemporary Christian music?”

Kanye West buys childhood South Shore home

Yeezy is coming back to his South Shore neighborhood. Or at least he has his old house. Kanye West, also known as the Louis Vuitton Don, has recently purchased his childhood home in Chicago’s South Shore neighborhood for $225,000. West’s mother, Donda West, purchased the 1,600 square foot home located at 7815 S. South Shore … Continue reading “Kanye West buys childhood South Shore home”

Barbour to lead Camp + King Chicago

Former DDBer Kristin Barbour will have a homecoming of sorts as she has been named managing director of Camp + King’s new Chicago satellite office, created in part to serve client Energizer. An advertising veteran, Barbour has worked with some of the nation’s most prestigious brands, including McDonald’s, Mars, Kraft and Chevrolet. The San Francisco-based … Continue reading “Barbour to lead Camp + King Chicago”