HIPHOP THROWBACK: JUNE 18, 2013 – KANYE WEST DROPS “YEEZUS,” A RADICAL TURN

Studio album by Kanye West

11 years ago today, Kanye West unveiled ‘Yeezus,‘ his sixth studio album. A departure from his previous works, ‘Yeezus’ was crafted amidst a minimalist approach, stripping down traditional hip-hop elements for industrial, punk, and electronic influences.

Album Title: Yeezus
Artist: Kanye West
Release Date: June 18, 2013

Brief Background: “Yeezus” marked Kanye West’s venture into uncharted territory, influenced by industrial design and the minimalist movement. Collaborating with artists such as Daft Punk, King L, Rick Rubin and more, West distilled his vision into a raw and aggressive album that challenged listeners’ expectations of mainstream hip-hop. The album received a nomination for Best Rap Album at the 2014 Grammy Awards and debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200.

Kanye West’ “Yeezus” Full Album Track:

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