On June 30, 2020, West launched the only, titled “Wash Us within the Blood”, that includes fellow American rapper and singer Travis Scott, together with the music video, which serves because the lead single from his tenth studio album Donda, and attracts similarities to the sound of his 2013 album Yeezus. Nevertheless, in September 2020, West acknowledged that he wouldn’t be releasing any additional music till he’s “executed with [his] contract with Sony and Common” in a Twitter rant about file firm contracts, funds in the direction of artists and musicians, and the subject of possession of their masters. On October 16, he launched the only “Nah Nah Nah.” On October 29, a remix was previewed over Twitter, that includes American rappers DaBaby and a pair of Chainz. The remix was launched November 13. On December 25, 2020, precisely one 12 months after the discharge of Jesus is Born, West’s Sunday Service launched a brand new EP entitled Emmanuel. The mini-album, executively produced by West, consists of 5 songs fully in Latin primarily based within the model of Gregorian chant. On that very same date, Playboi Carti’s Entire Lotta Purple was launched, with West serving as govt producer of the album and showing on the observe “Go2DaMoon.”
On March 7, 2021, Cyhi the Prynce acknowledged in an interview with VladTV that West had as soon as once more begun engaged on his upcoming album amid his divorce with Kim Kardashian. On July 17, Consequence posted a video of West within the studio with Tyler, the Creator on Instagram. The caption of the publish instructed a late 2021 album launch.
On July 19, 2021, American rapper Pusha T introduced on Instagram that West could be holding a listening occasion for the album on July 22 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. The next day Beats Electronics premiered a industrial throughout sport six of the 2021 NBA Finals that includes athlete Sha’Carri Richardson, edited and scored by West utilizing the observe “No Baby Left Behind”. French producer Gesaffelstein later acknowledged that he produced the music, which featured Cory Henry taking part in the organ. Instantly following the industrial’s debut, Def Jam Recordings confirmed the album’s July 23 launch date and revealed that the listening occasion in Atlanta could be globally live-streamed on Apple Music. The album in the end remained unreleased on that date.
Following the July 22 listening social gathering at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, West had taken up short-term residence in one of many stadium’s locker rooms, changing it in to a recording studio to complete the recording and mixing with Mike Dean. Movies and images posted to social media additionally confirmed featured artists Playboi Carti and a pair of Chainz recording vocals within the locker room a day earlier than the listening social gathering. A second listening social gathering occasion on the Mercedes-Benz Stadium passed off on August 5, 2021, with West stating that the album could be launched on the identical day. Nevertheless, this didn’t materialize. On August 18, 2021, he introduced a 3rd listening social gathering scheduled for August 26, 2021 on the Soldier Discipline Stadium in Chicago. After a number of delays, Donda lastly launched on August 29, 2021. Learn extra about Kanye West right here.