My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
Predictive Text Reviews
We Had an iPhone's Predictive Text Review Kanye West's Albums
Because honestly, who cares enough to write about him anymore?
Nicki Minaj Had to Persuade Kanye West to Keep "Monster" on His Album
How different things might have been...
Apparently the Original Version of Kanye’s “Runaway” Was 20 Minutes Long
A former Def Jam intern says he witnessed Ye make everyone listen to 'MBDTF' in a suit.
Aziz Ansari Saw Kanye Play 'My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy' For a Delivery Guy Before It Dropped
The actor and comedian shared some wild stories during his time on 'The Bill Simmons Podcast.'
An Answer to One of Life's Greatest Questions: Is Kanye West a Genius or an Asshole?
Since the 90s, the 'advanced genius theory' has been used to analyse Lou Reed, David Bowie, Kiss and more. What does it say about Kanye West?
The Definitive Kanye West Album Rankings: A Roundtable
Let's settle this argument once and for all.
The Noisey Guide To Music and Mental Health
Lost in the World: How Kanye West Helped Me Stare Down Depression
Kanye West didn’t save my life, but when I decided to save my own it felt like he was there to thank me for doing it.
Kanye West's Perfect Imperfections: My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy at Five
Kanye West's glorious racket shifted the way we talk about black music.
Revisiting the Radical Black Fever Dream of Kanye West's 'My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy'
Systemic oppression exists by dehumanizing the pieces that don't fit. But what better proof is there of our humanity, that we're alive, than our ability to dream? Five years ago, on <i>MBDTF</i>, West dreamed bigger than most.
How Kanye West's 'Late Registration' Turned a College Dropout into a Superstar
Ten years after it came out, it's clear 'Late Registration' is the foundation for latter day maximalist Kanye works. Might it even be his best album?
Longreads Or Whatever
Kanye West: Portrait of the Monster as a Young Masterpiece
Read an excerpt from the 33 1/3 series entry on 'My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy,' by Kirk Walker Graves.
Kirk Walker Graves
Kanye West: "Portrait of the Monster as a Young Masterpiece"
In a new series of excerpts from 33⅓ books' album reviews, Kirk Walker Graves tells us why 'My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy' is a historically important album at just four years old.
Kirk Walker Graves, Illustration: Tom Scotcher