Kanye West performs at the Throne concert at HP Pavilion in  San Jose, Calif. on Wednesday, December 14, 2011. (Josie Lepe/Mercury News Staff)
Kanye West performs at the Throne concert at HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif. on Wednesday, December 14, 2011. (Josie Lepe/Mercury News Staff) ( Josie Lepe )