Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West reminded fans he is a Chicago native by performing for his hometown Bulls at Game 4 of the team’s playoffs match Sunday (May 10).
Mr. West showed off his rhyming skills by performing his “All Day” hit in Chi-Town.
Kanye also rubbed elbows with retired Chicago Bulls icon Scottie Pippen.
Kanye made headlines this week after a rumor about him leaving music mogul Jay Z‘s Roc Nation management company emerged.
A source close to the situation told Complex that Kanye is not, and has no plans to, leave Roc Nation. To back up the source’s information even further, ‘Ye is still listed on the artist page on the Roc Nation site. (Complex)
Early Thursday (May 7) reports claimed Kanye had left Roc Nation.
On a related topic, why is Roc Nation’s Rihanna’s “American Oxygen” not exploding at retail? The track sold a meager 7k last week. Is it possible the botched Tidal launch put that big a stink on the record? But the Rihanna-Tidal relationship is pressing on, according to a recent rumor, which has the struggling service getting a window of exclusivity on her forthcoming album, tentatively titled R8. In other action, Kanye West has left Roc Nation for management, inside sources say. (HITS Daily Double)