Hear the song!
Complete with a Norman Mailer name-drop.
No one man should have all those drinks, etc.
Just ask Raekwon.
Also, Kanye West has some fun new leather shorts.
"Scheduled studio visits 2day, Nikki Menaj, John Legend, Mos Def, Swiss Beats, Pusha T, Phillip Lim."
One features Kanye.
"@kanyewest it's not a so what moment for me. I'm 16 and a fan."
Mr. West played a surprise show at the Box last night.
He samples Billy Joel.
It's either that, or they're just hanging out in Hawaii together, which is also great to hear.
"Nicki Minaj has the potential to be the No. 2 rapper of all time. No. 1 is Eminem."
Who will he follow first the second time around?
While chatting with fans on UStream, Kanye held up his laptop and played about 45 seconds of it.
Like its director told us, it's less a music video than a "video portrait."
"A lot of very popular mainstream artists are products of record companies and marketing companies, and any time anyone can stand outside of that, that's interesting. He's one of the few people left that's making work that he believes in. "