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June 8, 1977 in Atlanta
Cicero, IL, United States
Kanye Omari West
"Kanye" redirects here. For other uses, see Kanye (disambiguation). Kanye Omari West (/ËˆkÉ‘ËnjeÉª/; born June 8, 1977) is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer, film director, entrepreneur, and fashion designer. West first gained prominence as a producer for Roc-A-Fella Records; he achieved recognition for his work on rapper Jay-Z's The Blueprint (2001), as well as hit singles for musical artists including Alicia Keys, Ludacris, and Janet Jackson. His style of production originally used high-pitched vocal samples from soul songs incorporated with his own drums and instruments.
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2 years ago
This song's so relatable. It's about that feeling you get when your angst builds up. You're tired of people misreading you, pushing you to the edge. With Kanye West's typical angry vibe, Rihanna's powerful emotions, and Paul McCartney's mellow strumming, this vibe is perfectly encapsulated.
3 years ago
You can see yourself in this. Definately. It's than simple guitar and those keyboards accompanying, you just look up to the sky and think about all those times you've had enough, how close have you ever reached to murder, yeah murder, murdering the one that performs your love object...
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