Friday, April 19, 2024

Music Biz Legend Irving Azoff to Jimmy Kimmel: “Kanye Kicked Your Ass”


No less a music biz legend than Irving Azoff has come to the defense of Kanye West in the Jimmy Kimmel story. Azoff just posted this to Twitter:




Seriously no one knows what the ‘big time’ is than Azoff. He ran Live Nation and Front Line Management, has managed the Eagles, Steely Dan and lots of other big names– many of whom he created.

Kanye, meantime, has reported comments made by a friend of his (maybe from fashion world) called Jibril Durimel.

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Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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