It's been 12 years since the release of Kanye West's debut album 'The College Dropout' and in that decade he had become a staple of hip-hop, which can mainly be attributed to these 18 career defining moments of his.
No More CDs For Kanye.
Kanye West has announced that he will never release another physical CD during his music career.
Yeezy took to Twitter to make the surprising announcement.
“I was thinking about not making CDs ever again… Only streaming,” he tweeted.
“The 'Yeezus' album packaging was an open casket to CDs r.i.p. uuuuuuum, so there it is… No more CDs from me.”
I was thinking about not making CDs ever again... Only streaming— KANYE WEST (@kanyewest) March 7, 2016
the Yeezus album packaging was an open casket to CDs r.i.p— KANYE WEST (@kanyewest) March 7, 2016
uuuuuuum, so there it is... No more CDs from me— KANYE WEST (@kanyewest) March 7, 2016
The rapper reportedly plans to only release future music through music streaming services such as TIDAL – which remains the only place to stream ‘The Life Of Pablo’.
Kanye’s ‘Yeezus’ packaging consisted of a clear cover and blank CD case. However previous Kanye releases were very elaborate, as some fans have pointed out.
Meanwhile, Kanye West recently announced that he has started work on new album ‘Turbo Grafx 16’ .
Ye' plans to release the project this summer.