If there’s one factor 2022 has given us in abundance, it’s Kanye West information. From the beginning of his relationship with actress Julia Fox to the debut of his Pete Davidson-bashing tune “Eazy” to his ongoing co-parenting points with Kim Kardashian, the 44-year-old has been omnipresent. In the previous couple of days alone, West has made the scene at Paris Style Week with Fox, appeared on a shocking journal cowl, given one other headline-filled interview, and demanded enter into Jeen-Yuhs, the sprawling Netflix documentary about him which debuted at Sundance over the weekend.
On January 21, West posted on Instagram that he “should get ultimate edit and approval on this doc” earlier than it’s launched. The three-part movie was directed by West’s outdated buddy Clarence “Coodie” Simmons, and consists largely of intimate footage shot within the years main as much as The School Dropout, earlier than Kanye was really well-known. In response, Coodie mentioned that though he believes West’s workforce has seen the movie, he “[hasn’t] had a dialog with Kanye about it,” and “I might hope he appreciates all the pieces, as a result of we’re simply exhibiting actual life.” The primary episode of the doc hits Netflix on January 23.
Over the weekend, Kanye and his new paramour Julia Fox (or Julieye, as she’s christened them) grabbed many of the Paris Style Week headlines after they popped up in full costume. Hardcore rap followers have been additionally excited by a video snippet from a celebration showing them dancing with Pusha T to what appeared like a brand new tune from Pusha’s forthcoming album, co-produced by Kanye and The Neptunes. (If Pusha’s Instagram exercise this previous weekend is any indication, he’s lastly virtually prepared. Between that and Donda 2, seems to be prefer it’ll be one other busy 12 months for Yeezy music.)
On January 24, Kanye appeared on the duvet of the basketball journal SLAM as a part of a function story on Donda Academy, the brand new college he’s launched in California. Final October, 4 high-profile recruits introduced that they might be transferring to West’s college, and Donda Academy has gained traction from there, including a high 10 prospect in JJ Taylor. The function will get into what life is like for these children– naturally, their jerseys are made by Balenciaga.
The piece careworn that Kanye is definitely concerned within the operating of the varsity, and routinely attends practices and checks on the tutorial progress of scholars. “When I’ve alternatives to speak with [Ye] about his imaginative and prescient for the varsity, it’s by no stretch of the creativeness one thing that’s out of attain. He needs to do all of the issues, and massive issues,” Shayla Scott, the varsity’s AD, instructed SLAM. “I get actually excited at any time when now we have an opportunity to only sit down and speak about what we’re doing and the way it’s so minor in some respects to what he needs to do.”