Kanye West’s new album ye is here

Following his fireside listening party in Jackson Hole.

June 01, 2018
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Tonight, Kanye West premiered his eighth studio album ye for a small audience in Jackson Hole, Wyoming (and a global audience on a WAV livestream). The album features Ty Dolla $ign, Kid Cudi, Jeremih, Young Thug, 070 Shake, Charlie Wilson and a voicemail from Nicki Minaj. Track titles include "I Thought About Killing You," "Ghost Town," and "Wouldn't Leave."


The record is dense with references, ranging from Stormy Daniels, North Korea, Will Smith and Martin, Russell Simmons, and Ye's own comments regarding slavery as a choice.

Kanye West’s new album ye is here