Nearly a decade before she dropped jaws on Sunday night at the 2016 VMAs as the sultry star of Kanye West's music video premiere for "Fade" and far before she was a musician in her own right, Teyana Taylor was just a teenager with big dreams of making it in the music industry.
A year after being signed to Kanye's GOOD Music label in 2012, Teyana got into a Twitter feud with Rihanna when RiRi shaded her cover of Anita Baker's Caught in the Rapture. Would he stage a brief runway show featuring a parade of models wearing various shades of beige and army green?
'It was an expression of our now, our fame right now, us on the inside of the TV. Shumpert is doing just fine. Despite being rather sensual, to stare at her and only think sex would be shortsighted - there's a sense of admiration that washes over you as she dances. West says he called Swift to clear the verse in advance, and his wife Kim Kardashian leaked footage confirming that conversation did take place. My role models are artists/merchants. It's less than 10 I can name in history. You know like life could be like, starting to feel worthless in a way. It's a ballsy move, but I'm okay with it.
Here is a sample of the lyrics from Kanye West's, "Fade" already poised to become a hit. Iman Shumpert made his presence felt on one of the biggest music award shows of the entire year, and it really was interesting, to say the least. But we all want our children to make their dreams come true, right? "I was one of those brolic little kids". The former condition propels people to achieve the seemingly unachievable; the latter paralyzes people with self-doubt. And just when it looked like the two were good (friends even), things got insane when Kanye released his new album, The Life of Pablo, with the record "Famous", where Kanye claims he feels like "Taylor (and Kanye) might still have sex".