After numerous album title changes and delays, Kanye West finally releases his seventh solo studio album The Life of Pablo. The new LP is available for purchase on his website right now and will also be available for download at kanyewest.tidal.com. The stream will be available for Tidal subscribers exclusively for seven days. If you purchase the album download via Kanye’s site, the download will come with merch.
Other artists featured on the 18-track album are Rihanna, The Weeknd, Kid Cudi, Swizz Beatz, Ty Dolla Sign, Vic Mensa, Sia, Frank Ocean and Post Malone. Producers on T.L.O.P. are Metro Boomin, Southside, Madlib and more. This past Wednesday (Feb. 10) ‘Ye premiered the project at Madison Square Garden. The listening was also live streamed on Tidal.
The Life of Pablo was supposed to come out yesterday (Feb. 12) but it was postponed due to Chance The Rapper. Apparently Chance insisted that a song titled “Waves” is included on the album. “Waves” was the previous title of Kanye’s LP.
Kanye made the announcement live on Saturday Night Live after he performed. The hip-hop vet was the music guest for SNL and performed “High Lights” and ‘Ultra Light Beams.” He was joined by The-Dream, Kelly Price, Chance The Rapper, Kirk Franklin, Young Thug, El DeBarge, Chance The Rapper and A$AP Bari.