Excellent news for followers of Kanye West: His long-awaited 2020 album would possibly lastly be launched within the second half of 2021.
Two years after West’s long-delayed final album, “Jesus Is King,” followers are actually speculating that the rapper can be releasing his much-anticipated “Donda” — named for his late mom — as early as this Friday.
The rumored album drop would comply with an “unique” listening occasion for just a few shut friends in Las Vegas on Sunday, NME reported.
Suspicions began swirling over the weekend, after net character Justin Laboy, 29, tweeted that West had performed the upcoming album for Laboy and Brooklyn Nets baller Kevin Durant, 32.
He continued, “The manufacturing is light-years forward of its time, and the bars sound like he’s broke & hungry making an attempt to get signed once more. Any artist who plan on dropping quickly ought to simply push it again.”
Rumors about when Kanye would drop the album then spiraled from Laboy’s tweets following the preliminary announcement, hinting at its launch this week.
Laboy additionally closely praised the artist’s upcoming album, “Kanye West album is de facto finished. When it drops this week, we most likely not going to take heed to anything for some time…” wrote Laboy.
As soon as the unconfirmed rumors started to flow into, a brand new collection of rumors sparked — an unique listening occasion was going to be held in Las Vegas. Followers on Twitter and Instagram began to invest and share any info attainable.
By Sunday night on July 18, images of followers in line have been being shared, seemingly confirming web suspicions.
Potential contributors additionally tweeted in regards to the rumored launch. Teddy Walton, a music producer recognized for his work with Travis Scott, Bryson Tiller, Kendrick Lamar and on earlier West albums, wrote “I’m glad to be aside of historical past.”
Varied rappers are rumored to be featured on the album together with, Lil Child, Child Keem, Publish Malone, Playboi Carti, Travis Scott, and Tyler, the Creator.
Footage of West with Tyler, the Creator within the studio additionally was tweeted out on Saturday, heightening the thrill.
In the meantime, Kanye’s different friends, like his followers, couldn’t comprise their pleasure. Some are even publicly asking Kanye for the album.
The prospect of the discharge taking place the weekend of July 23 even garnered consideration from Rolling Loud, the hip-hop music competition. The fest’s official Twitter propositioned West to drop the album on the July 23 competition in Miami.
“Donda” was initially set to be launched in 2020, however by no means got here to fruition. Regardless of the delay with the preliminary launch, followers can’t wait to see what the rapper has in retailer for them this time round.
West has but to answer repeated requests for remark about an official launch date.