The album is a classic, most people would agree. Kanye was two for two. Two albums under his belt and two very dope end products.
Can you believe this was one of the two Kanye West albums—the other being 808s and Heartbreaks—that I really didn’t check out? Crazy, I know, especially for this one. I could understand why I would shy away from 808s because it was different and full of autotune but Late Registration? Nah, not Late.
Continue reading Kanye West – Late Registration – 10 Year Anniversary
(Posting this two days before the actual day)
This was straight out of left field.
Kanye thought remixing a, at the time unstoppable, Justin Bieber song was cool? That’s something rap needed? Did he also think the addition of one of the hardest rappers ever in Raekwon would be a good look? One paper it was: weird.
Continue reading Kanye West – Runaway Love (remix) feat. Justin Bieber & Raekwon
(I’m giving you this a day earlier because the next few days will be hectic.)
This is another banger from Kanye and crew.
Continue reading Kanye West – Monster feat. Rick Ross, Jay Z, Nicki Minaj & Bon Iver
The first release in the G.O.O.D. Friday series was the remix to My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy’s single.
Continue reading Kanye West – Power (remix) feat. Jay Z & Swizz Beatz
Five years later, and this is still one of the best weekly series ever.
During the summer of 2010, Kanye decided he would do what others were doing at that time: release new music every week. This went on for a few months until the released of his classic album My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy. He did it as a promotional thing and as a way to create buzz.
Continue reading G.O.O.D. Fridays: Five Year Anniversary – Introduction
I saw this yesterday…Is it Dr Dre’s publicity/promotion team at work?