It’s been the worst kept secret in music lately, but yes, Kanye West has a new album dropping next week. And, yes, he named it Yeezus… The title of course refers to the hip-hop icon’s heavenly gifts behind a microphone and his immortally insufficient ability to suppress his self-esteem.
Yeezus, which was inspired mainly by a single Corbusier lamp, is the MC mastermind’s sixth studio album. Whether it is household appliances or how Kim Kardashian has affected his sound, there’s surely plenty of conversation on his latest effort still to come. But we thought we’d take a minute to bring up the other important figure—for many, The important figure—that the rapper actaully had the gonads to name a collection of songs after. Here're a visual breakdown.