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Kanye West shared a photo of his windowless room at Atlanta's $1.6 billion Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

The 44-year-old rapper reportedly pays $1 million a day for his living quarters inside a locker room. The bare space features high-traffic carpeting and access to a toilet stall and shower next door.

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Kanye's new pad at the stadium is not much larger than a college dorm room or a jail cell at the nearby Fulton County lockup in downtown Atlanta.

The spartan living quarters includes a twin bed with a white comforter, a wall-mounted television, an open locker containing a few outfits, a suitcase, a small storage locker that doubles as a nightstand, and a digital clock on the cinder block wall.

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Stadium officials shared an Instagram photo of Kanye's Donda Studio at the stadium.

Kanye brought in a chef to provide nutritious meals for him and his small entourage while he puts the finishing touches on the Donda album, named for his late mother.

According to sources, Kanye never left the stadium after his sold out album listening party on July 22.

The album reviews were less than stellar and, ever the perfectionist, Kanye installed a studio at the stadium to finish the album.

He was so upset over the poor reviews, that he didn't change his clothes for three days.

Kanye hopes his meager accommodations at the stadium will inspire him to release a classic album like 2004's Grammy Award-winning College Dropout.

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Kanye West is reportedly living at Atlanta, Georgia's $1.6 billion Mercedes-Benz Stadium while working on his Donda album, now scheduled for release on August 6.

Kanye is reportedly putting the finishing touches on the album at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta where he hosted a listening party on Thursday, July 22.

According to a Twitter user, the rapper ordered 10 beds for himself and his entourage as they pulled all nighters to finish the album.

The father-of-four reportedly built a studio space and living quarters inside a locker room. He even brought in a chef to prepare meals in the locker room.

Despite having access to showers in the locker room, Kanye has reportedly not changed his clothes in several days.

The 44-year-old producer was spotted walking around in the stands during Saturday's Atlanta United soccer game at MBS. He wore the same clothes he'd worn two days earlier.
 

On Saturday, an Atlanta resident shared a photo on Twitter of the rap star wearing the same red YEEZY GAP puffer jacket and red pants he wore to Thursday's listening event. He also wore a stocking mask over his face.

The user captioned the image: "So apparently Kanye West is still walking around Mercedes-Benz Stadium in his #DONDA release party fit."

Kanye canceled his planned July 25 performance at the Rolling Loud music festival in Miami, Florida, as he continues to tweak his album.

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Kanye West held a listening party for his long-awaited 10th studio album, Donda, at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta on Thursday, July 22.

His estranged wife, Kim Kardashian and their four children attended the album listening party.

The album was named for Kanye's late mother, Donda West.

According to reports, Kanye was still mixing the album in Atlanta late Thursday, which explains the delayed start of the event.

He was spotted backstage at the stadium working on last-minute tweaks. He invited rappers Plaiboi Carti and 2 Chainz to add verses to the album on Thursday. Which likely means the album will not be ready for release on Friday.

The event finally got underway around 9:30 p.m., as Kanye strolled onto the white stadium floor wearing a red bubble jacket with matching red tank top and latex pants.

The highlight of the unfinished album was Jay Z's verse on "Guess Who's Going to Jail Tonight." Jay Z reportedly recorded his verse at 4 p.m. today.

The album reviews were all bad on Twitter and Reddit.com.

One Reddit user wrote:

"As a HUGE Kanye stan, this was f--king horrible. Idk how anyone is defending this."

Another Reddit user wrote:

"Remember when you saw the Sha'carri commercial and thought 'oh shit when the beat drops on this track, its gonna be crazy'. Well, that's every song. And the beat never drops."

And a third Reddit user wrote:

"this album was so bad that the only way you could save it is by calling it "avant garde."

Watch the full listening party below.
 

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Kim Kardashian and her four children have arrived to Kanye West's DONDA album listening party in Atlanta -- but Kanye is still not in the building.

The event started at 8 p.m. It's 9:28 p.m. and the crowd is growing restless inside the sold-out Mercedes Benz stadium in Atlanta, as fans await Kanye's appearance at his album listening party.

Not much is going on. The crowd has been chanting and cheering whenever a vehicle arrives at the stadium.

Watch the full listening party below.
 

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Kanye West previews a snippet of his single "No Child Left Behind" in a Beats By Dre commercial featuring sprinter Sha'Carri Richardson.

The 21-year-old Team USA athlete was banned from the Tokyo Olympics squad after testing positive for marijuana use last month. She is seen preparing to run a 100 meter dash while Kanye sings:

    "Back again, I used my back against the wall
    Never called on y'all, Never count on y'all
    Always count on God
    He's done miracles on me
    He's done miracles on me..."

Kanye used the commercial to announce his highly-anticipated album Donda set to release on Friday, July 23.

The trailer aired during Game 6 of the NBA Finals, where the Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Phoenix Suns 105-98 to win its first ever NBA championship.

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Kanye shared the video on his Instagram page - one of only two posts since returning to the site. The other post is a series of pictures of the rapper wearing an all-black outfit and elaborate gold chain featuring the names of his four children.

While Kanye's reactivated Instagram page had 5.6 million followers as WENN went to press, the Yeezy star is only following one account himself - that of his estranged wife Kim Kardashian.

Kanye will treat fans to snippets from Donda at a listening party at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta on Thursday night, July 22.

He donated 5,000 tickets to the event to faculty, staff and students of Clark Atlanta University, Morehouse College, Morehouse School of Medicine, Spelman College, Morris Brown College and ITC.
 

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Kanye West will host a listening party for his long-awaited new album, Donda, at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia.

The rapper and mega producer will play tracks from the album, named after his late mother, for paying fans on Thursday, July 22.

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The cover art from the album was unveiled on Monday, July 19, just before tickets for the album listening party went on sale.

Kanye, 44, has hosted elaborate album parties for The Life of Pablo album at Madison Square Garden in 2016 and he flew journalists and celebrities to his ranch in Wyoming for his Ye listening bash in 2018.

A few tracks from the Donda album leaked online over the weekend.

Donda marks West's first album since the release of gospel hit Jesus Is Born in 2019.

Meanwhile, it was reported that Kanye produced Lil Nas X's new single, "Industry Baby," which drops on Friday, July 23.

Kanye is in the midst of a divorce from reality TV star Kim Kardashian, 40. The ex power couple share four children - daughters North, 8, and Chicago, 3, and sons Saint, 5, and 2-year-old Psalm.

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The 44-year-old rapper reportedly reunited with Kim and their children to visit the Asian Art Museum on Saturday.

An insider said the former couple had bodyguards with them but no nannies or other help.

Speaking to E! News, the source said:

"They were excited to be there, and everyone seemed to be getting along great between Kim and Kanye. They were there for the kids as the museum is a very family friendly environment, and this specific exhibit brings out the childlike wonder in us all. By all accounts they were gracious, appreciative, and had a great time!"

Kanye is reportedly disappointed that his relationship with Russian model Irina Shayk, 35, isn't generating buzz like he'd hoped.

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Kanye West and Irina Shayk have gone their separate ways after dating for several months, according to sources.

The rap mogul and the Russian model sparked romance rumors last month, when they were seen at a hotel in France for his 44th birthday.

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Kanye apparently invited Irina to go to Paris with him for an upcoming couture fashion show but she declined.

"She likes him as a friend, but doesn't want a relationship with him," a source told the New York Post's Page Six.

"She doesn't want the association that they are dating, which is what would have run in the press if she showed up (in Paris with him). It would have been another month of news saying that they are dating. She doesn't want to be linked with anyone right now. She is happy being single."

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Kanye and Irina's relationship caused a media frenzy that fizzled after 48 hours.

The mega producer is reportedly upset that the tabloids and the public lost interest in them as a couple.

Russia's first Sports Illustrated cover beauty appeared in his 2010 music video for "Power", and previously modeled for his Yeezy fashion line. He also gave her a shout-out in his "Christian Dior Denim Flow" track over a decade ago.

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Kanye split from wife Kim Kardashian - the mother of his four children - earlier this year, and the pair are in the midst of obtaining a divorce.

Irina shares a daughter with American actor Bradley Cooper. She previously dated Portuguese soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo.

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Kanye West is suing retail giant Walmart for allegedly selling a similar version of his Yeezy Foam shoe design.

The mega music producer is fuming after discovering Walmart is selling a similar version of his $75 Yeezy Foam Runner footwear online for just $25 a pair.

Below is an image of Kanye's sold out Yeezy Foam Runner.

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In court papers obtained by TMZ, Kanye argues Walmart intentionally made an "unauthorized exact copy" of his foam footwear to profit off its popularity after his original design sold out in June, 2020.

Below is an image of Walmart's foam runner that looks similar to Kanye's best-selling Yeezy Foam footwear.

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Kanye claims the bootleg version could cost him hundreds of millions of dollars in potential sales, and he wants all of the profits from the sales of Walmart's foam shoes.

However, a spokesperson for the retailer insists they are not directly responsible for the creation of the alleged knock-offs.

"The product referenced in the complaint is not sold by Walmart, but rather by third party Marketplace sellers. We take allegations like this seriously and are reviewing the claim. We will respond in court as appropriate after we have been served with the complaint."

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Kanye West is shocked and dismayed that his relationship with Russian model Irina Shayk is no longer headline news.

The paparazzi camped outside of Irina's apartment after she returned from the south of France where she vacationed with the still-married rap mogul two weeks ago.

Kanye and Irina -- Russia's first Sports Illustrated cover model, were spotted on Kanye's 44th birthday.

Irina, 35, and Kanye have been dating for months, but they took their relationship public this month. His divorce from Kim Kardashian is not yet finalized.

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Kanye and Irina's relationship caused a media frenzy that fizzled after 48 hours.

Apparently Yeezy is shocked and disappointed over the lack of media coverage of his new relationship.

Sources say the music producer is wondering if his 15 minutes have expired.

Via Radar Online:

"Kanye literally thought the news of him dating again would-be front-page news. He envisioned news channel breaking into their coverage to announce that Kanye was in a new relationship. He expected Vogue and other fashion magazines to be calling begging him to do a cover and is very disappointed that this hasn’t happened."

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Kanye and Irina are reportedly "good friends," having first met more than 10 years ago on the set of the music video for his song "Power." He asked her to walk in his ready-to-wear fashion shows over the years.

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Kanye West moved on quickly from his estranged wife, Kim Kardashian, who filed for divorce earlier this year.

The rap mogul is reportedly dating 35-year-old Irina Shayk, according to gossip blogs.

Kanye and Irina -- Russia's first Sports Illustrated cover model, were spotted touring the French region of Provence on Tuesday, his 44th birthday.

According to TMZ, they were seen smiling and strolling around on the grounds of a luxury boutique hotel with some friends. They looked very much like a couple.

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Kanye and Irina are good friends, having first met more than 10 years ago, on the set of the music video for his song "Power." He asked her to walk in his ready-to-wear fashion shows over the years.

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Irina shares a 4-year-old daughter, Lea De Seine Shayk Cooper, with actor Bradley Cooper (pictured below). They dated for four years but never tied the knot.

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She also dated soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo in the past. According to blog gossip, they broke up because Irina didn't get along with Ronaldo's mother.

Irina served as a host on Russia's Next Top Model and she walked in 2016 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show.

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In addition to modeling, Irina made her acting debut as Megara in the 2014 blockbuster film Hercules.

Irina is a social media influencer with over 15 million followers on Instagram alone.

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Kanye and Kim Kardashian, 40, were married on May 24, 2014 after dating for 7 years. They share 4 children -- daughters North, 7, and Chicago, 3, and sons Saint, 5, and 2-year-old Psalm.

Kim filed for divorce in February of 2021 -- three years after Kanye emotionally checked out of their marriage and moved to a ranch in Wyoming.

She is having a hard time letting go of Kanye. She recently said she will love Kanye "for life."