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Kanye West Calls Bipolar Disorder His "Superpower"

Kanye West finally dropped his latest album Ye over the weekend. Holding a very exclusive listening party out in Wyoming, the likes of influencers and big name stars all came together to celebrate West’s newest musical accomplishment. On West’s eighth studio album, he touches upon a range of things including being bi-polar in the single, “Yikes.”

To clear the air on his mental condition, West sat down with radio personality Big Boy for an all-new intimate interview during the private event.

“I’m so blessed and so privileged because think about people that have mental issues that are not Kanye West, that can’t go and make that [album] and make it feel like it’s all good. Think about somebody that does exactly what I did at TMZ and they just do that at work, right? But Tuesday morning, they come in and they lost their job and they can’t go back and make that. That’s why God put that on me at age 40. I never been diagnosed until I was 39 years old. But like I said on the album, it’s not a disability, it’s a superpower,” West said.

Zee’s Arabic VOD ‘Weyyak’ gears up with Ramadan content

Weyyak VOD is the first product of Z5X Global, digital service of Zee Entertainment. It offers premium Arabic and exclusive Indian content via AVOD experience, targeting Arabs and is free of charge. ‘Weyyak’ which means ‘with you’ was launched in Ramadan 2017 and has successfully completed a year winning accolades as an upcoming OTT platform.

During Ramadan users can view some of the biggest production series including Arabic, Egyptian and Indian films. Well known stars from the Arab world such Yussra in ‘Ladaina Aqwal Okhra’, Ahmad Ezz in ‘Abou Omar Al Masry’, Emi Sameer in ‘Azmi w Ashgan’ will be seen on Weyyak during Ramadan. With 9 first-time, exclusive Egyptian, Arabic series and three famous Indian shows running in Ramadan.

Movie enthusiasts can check out the Arabic films from different genres, such as classics, comedies, romance, action and family drama. Weyyak’s unique selling points include, a user-friendly interface, huge premium content and variety of choices for users that is available on Android, iOS, Apple TV and Roku anytime and anywhere across the globe.

Weyyak depicts one of the biggest content libraries including thousands of hours of engaging series and films. In keeping with audience demand, it offers wide and varied content, from Bollywood films, Indian television shows to exclusive Arabic content.

This Ramadan, Weyyak will engage audiences with some of the best Arabic content. http://weyyak.z5.com/

Netflix's New Releases Coming in June 2018

As the month of June begins, a number of new movies and fresh seasons of TV series will be added to Netflix. This month check out 101 Dalmatians, Assassination Games, Blue Jasmine,The Boy, Busted!, The Covenant,The Departed, George Balanchine's The Nutcracker, He Named Me Malala, Joseph Campbell and the Power of Myth, Just Friends, Miracle, National Treasure, Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist, November 13: Attack on Paris, Outside In The Prince & Me 4: The Elephant Adventure, Righteous Kill, Rumor Has It ,Singularity, Taking Lives and Terms and Conditions May Apply. Season 14 of Grey’s Anatomy and season eight of Portlandia will also become available during the month.

A number of Netflix originals will join the streaming service, including the films Set It Up, Sunday’s Illness and Alex Strangelove. New seasons of The Ranch, GLOW, Marcella and Marvel’s Luke Cage will also premiere, as well as the series finale film of Sense 8.

-Compiled by Mariam Nihal


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