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First Impressions of Kanye West’s ‘Jesus Is King’ – by Dustin Brewer

After months (and about 12 hours) of delays, Kanye West finally dropped the highly anticipated; ‘Jesus Is King.’ Dustin goes track by track with his thoughts on the sure to be polarizing album.

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Listen to This: Kanye West’s “Only One”

Just before midnight and the start of 2015, Kanye West dropped a new song called “Only One.”

A heartfelt auto-tuned ballad featuring Paul McCartney on organ, the video released shows tons of personal videos and photos of West with his late mother. The song is dedicated to her and also his daughter North.

No one knows what other songs the collaboration with Paul McCartney will yield, if any, but if all the results are this poignant and touching then here’s to hoping there’s much more to come from them.

Watch This Video- “Kanye West and Travi$ Scott” Edition- by Dustin Brewer

We here at HefferBrew love all things Kanye West and a video of West surprise performing “New Slaves” at a recent Travi$ Scott show in LA has done nothing but make our love stronger.

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Review: MAGNA CARTA HOLY GRAIL – By Cameron Heffernan

With Jay-Z’s newest album hitting Samsung phones everywhere last Wednesday, we’ve had at least a week to gather our thoughts. This may be the greatest rap album… ever.



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Lou Reed Talks Yeezus – By Sam Accardo

We here at the Hefferbrew like to keep our opinions and conjectures in house. But despite that dedication to our own greatness, we admit that there are people who exist in the respective industry we report on that have great opinions combined with great insight. Lou Reed is most definitely one of those people. And when Lou Reed has an opinion on Kanye’s latest opus, Yeezus, we at the Hefferbrew listen.

photo credits: Left, by SHAUN MADER/PatrickMcMullan.com; right, by Raymond Hall/WireImage

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Album Review: “Yeezus” by Kanye West- by Dustin Brewer

Dustin tries to unravel the layers in Kanye’s latest sonic opus, “Yeezus” and lets you know why you should too.

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Through The Wire: A Timeline of The Meteoric Rise of Kanye West, Part Two – By Cameron Heffernan

In part two, we examine My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy and take a look at everything leading up to, Yeezus.

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