Kanye West new album 2020: tracklist, release date, songs, features & more
30 June 2020, 16:04 | Updated: 30 June 2020, 16:06
Rapper Kanye West's new album is reportedly set to drop in 2020. Find out more about 'God's Country' here.
Kanye West is readying his new album, set to be released in 2020. The legendary rapper has proved to be an innovator and game-changer within Hip Hop.
The 42-year-old rapper just dropped brand new song 'Wash Us In The Blood' which is expected to be the first release from the new album.
Evolving throughout in his personal and music career over the years, bringing style and sneeze to the music game, Kanye is arguably one of the great staple rappers in Hip-Hop.
So, find out all the details to his new, upcoming album here.
Is Kanye West releasing a new album?
According to artist Arthur Jafa, Kanye West is working on new music for his upcoming album called 'God’s Country'.
Jafa announced West’s plans for the project during a conversation he had with French fashion designer and film producer Michèle Lamy.
The pair engaged the discussion on social media and said fans should expect new music soon.
“It’s from his new record,” Jafa said in the clip below. “It’s called God’s Country and this will be, like, the first single, I guess, off of it.
🚨 NEW KANYE MUSIC & VIDEO SOON. 🚨— TeamKanyeDaily (@TeamKanyeDaily) May 22, 2020
Cinematographer Arthur Jafa tells Michèle Lamy that he's been working with Kanye on a new video possibly dropping next week. He added that the accompanying song is from Kanye's forthcoming album. pic.twitter.com/trwJIHtz2O
I don’t know if I’m ’posed to not be announcing it or whatever. I may just be spilling the beans.”
Kanye has previously announced that he will be making gospel rap going forward in his career.
Back in October, Kanye asked the people working on Jesus Is King to abstain from premarital sex.
During a chat with Zane Lowe for his Apple Music Beats 1 show, Kanye said “There were times where I was asking people not to have premarital sex while they were working on the album."
"There were times where I went to people that were working on other projects and said, can you just work and focus on this? I thought if we could all focus and fast – families who pray together stay together.”
What is Kanye West's new album called?
Kanye West recently revealed that his new album will be called 'God's Country'. The rapper posted a tweet when he teased his sing;e 'Wash Us In The Blood' which confirmed the album's name.
Yeezy wrote, 'KANYE WEST, ARTHUR JAFA, PROJECT 02, WASH US IN THE BLOOD, FROM THE FORTHCOMING ALBUM GOD'S COUNTRY'.
When is Kanye West releasing his new album?
During Arthur Jafa's conversation with Michele Lemy, he revealed that he cannot confirm an official launch date.
However, he assured fans it will be coming soon. Jada said "“But yeah, it’s from a new record that’s forthcoming,” he said.
"I don’t know when the album is coming out but the single, I think, maybe sometime next week. Maybe. It’s not sure. It’s not definite.”
What songs are on Kanye West's new album?
There will be a single called 'God's Country' on the album, which was confirmed by Arthur Jafa.
Kanye recently released the first track expected to be taken from the album, 'Wash Us In The Blood' which also features Travis Scott.
Many fans have commented that the song has musical vibes similar to the rapper's album 'Yeezus'. Kanye dropped the video for the song as a surprise release on Tuesday 30th June.
The rest of the album songs are still to be announced.
What is the tracklist to Kanye West's album?
The tracklist of the album has not been officially released yet however, it appears that two songs from the release have been confirmed.
1. God's Country
2. Wash Us In The Blood freat. Travis Scott
We will update when there's new information.
Who will Kanye West's album feature?
Many fans have been taking to Twitter, speculating that Kanye West will be collaborating with several gospel artists on his new album.
The rapper has already revealed the song 'Wash Us In The Blood' which features Travis Scott.
No other artists have been rumoured to feature on the album yet.