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yeezus: kanye west

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Yeezus is the sixth solo studio album by American hip hop recording artist and producer Kanye West. It was released June 18, 2013, by Def Jam Recordings. The album follows his 2010 effort, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy. The album was primarily recorded in Paris, with West enlisting various artists and close collaborators for work and production on the album. West enlisted the help of producer Rick Rubin a mere week shy of its release to strip down the record's sound in favor of a more minimalist approach. Musically, Yeezus is darker and sonically experimental, combining elements of Chicago drill,

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Yeezus is the sixth solo studio album by American hip hop recording artist and producer Kanye West. It was released June 18, 2013, by Def Jam Recordings. The album follows his 2010 effort, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy. The album was primarily recorded in Paris, with West enlisting various artists and close collaborators for work and production on the album. West enlisted the help of producer Rick Rubin a mere week shy of its release to strip down the record's sound in favor of a more minimalist approach. Musically, Yeezus is darker and sonically experimental, combining elements of Chicago drill,

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ye paints a vivid picture of kanye's current state of self and, for as brief as it is, succeeds as an intimate exploration of family and mental health.
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on yeezus, chicago rapper and producer kanye west takes his typically ambitious production down some really dark, noisy passageways.
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