Originally Posted by Simply Red
I hate to say it but I like Kanye a little bit - however I think his beats and some of his other involvement are what makes him strong. It's not his voice, IMO. He has legit videos - that never hurts.
Kanye's genius is in his ability to distill pop cultural epochs into albums. His hyperbolic statements about himself as a some sort of cultural touchstone have a basis in reality.
In this world of sin and sorrow there is always something to be thankful for; as for me, I rejoice that I am not a Republican.
- H. L. Mencken