February 13, 2013 6:29pm PT by Aaron Couch
Deadmau5 Slams Kanye West: 'I F---ing Hate Him'
Deadmau5 will not be working with Kanye West any time soon.
Asked which rapper he would like to design a live show for, the Canadian electro-house producer said: “Anyone other than f---ing Kanye. I f---ing hate him.”
His comments appear in a story in the February/March issue of Vibe, the cover of which he shares with Mary J. Blige.
Deadmau5 also revealed whom he would call when in a pinch.
“If I’m having problems with my label, I can always talk to Tommy Lee, who’s been sued more times than anyone I know,” he said. “It makes my life not feel so f---ing bad.”
The superstar DJ, who is engaged to Kat Von D, also slammed the term "EDM," short for "electronic dance music," saying, “Yeah, I just renamed it. I called it 'Event-Driven Marketing.'”
Deadmau5 latest record, > album title goes here <, received a Grammy nomination for best dance/electronica album.