Today In Music News: Kanye Hates South Park, Ryan Adams Posts New Songs and Bill O'Reilly Squares Off Against Eminem

Your daily dose of national music news for Friday, April 10, 2009...

  • What does it take to deflate Kanye West's ego? Or at least to put it in check? South Park, apparently. After being skewered on the iconic cartoon on Wednesday night, Ye has decided it's time to back off the "I'm the greatest [insert anything]!"
  • Maybe Ryan Adams isn't finished with his music career: He just posted three new tunes under his pseudonym, Werewolph.
  • Bill O'Reilly is at it again, going after another rapper who he deems unworthy of his right-wing love. This time, it's Eminem. O'Reilly's "outraged" at Em's lyrics pointed at Sarah Palin (hottest governor, coldest state). Me? I find it interesting that he says Em's music is "the lowest form of entertainment." Is he talking about hip-hop or just Eminem. If he's talking about Hip-Hop does that come off as racist since it's mostly created and performed by black performers? Just wondering...

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