Sideshow: Kanye's album leaked online

Kanye West's "Yeezus" is due for release Tuesday.
Kanye West's "Yeezus" is due for release Tuesday. (PASCAL Le SEGRETAIN / Getty Images)
Posted: June 15, 2013

Kanye West has sprung a leak. Kanye, who has been hyping his new album, Yeezus, so hard that he even gave the New York Times a lengthy interview - he comes off like a gold-medal narcissist - has lost the album to pirateering e-leakers.

On Friday, someone posted Kanye's entire album on the file-sharing service - four days before its Tuesday release date - reports Spin mag.

The album features collaborators Chief Keef, Bon Iver's Justin Vernon, Daft Punk, Rick Rubin, Hudson Mohawke, Travi$ Scott, and Arca.

Soleil loves the chaos

Working moms know chaos. But Punky Brewster alum Soleil Moon Frye says don't fear the chaos.

"We're all about the chaos! Embracing the chaos, enjoying the insanity of it all, and not trying to be too perfect," Soleil tells parenting site Soleil, 36, who has two daughters - Poet Sienna Rose and Jagger Joseph Blue - with film producer hub Jason Goldberg, voices the Aseefa character on Planet Sheen.

Chaos can be messy. "I'm totally the clumsy, chaotic, crazy mom," she says. "Clothes on inside-out - it's my life story."

Don't fear discipline

"Discipline is never easy - especially since these two are so well-behaved," Nick Cannon says on Facebook of his twins Monroe and Moroccan with Mariah Carey, "but it's necessary and that has been a huge lesson in fatherhood for me." The posting features a snapshot of Nick and Mariah holding the two-year-old tykes and a huge bouquet of party balloons.

Don't fear skipping

"Should you skip Man of Steel?" asks USA Today, referring to Zack Snyder's new Henry Cavill-starring Superman movie, which has been showered with critical negativity. Follow your conscience.

Hanks to film Eggers

Hollywood royal Tom Hanks is teaming up with one of his Cloud Atlas helmers, Tom Tykwer, to bring novelist Dave Eggers' A Hologram for the King to the big screen.

Don't fear James Joyce

An Irish publisher plans to release a collection of 10 newly discovered vignettes by James Joyce written in 1923, six months after Ulysses was completed, reports London's The Guardian.

Tidbits 'n' pieces

Selena Gomez' mum, Mandy Teefey, welcomed a daughter with husband Brian, E! News reports. . . . HRH QEII's husband, Prince Philip, 92, is doing "much better" after undergoing an exploratory operation on his abdomen, their son Prince Charles said Friday. . . . Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin has been hired back by Fox News Channel as an analyst. "The power of Fox News is unparalleled," she said. "The role of Fox News in the important debates in our world is indispensable."

This article contains information from Inquirer wire services.

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