Top 3 Kanye West Songs :: JefeMedia.com
Top 3 Kanye West Songs
“Through the Wire”
The debut single from Kanye West, “Through the Wire” effectively showed the public the now pigeonholed and often ripped-off Kanye West production and lyrical style. The use of pitching up vocal tracks that West is famous for is in full effect on “Through the Wire” in the use of vocals from Chaka Khan’s “Through the Fire.” The theme of “Through the Wire” is that of Kanye was triumphiant hero appearing on the scene. In 2002, West was in a car accident that forced him to have his jaw wired shut. Dedicated, West still recorded the song and you can hear the effect of the accident in his sort of half-mumbled vocal delivery. A clever track that avoided any sort of typical gangsta rap clichés “Through the Wire” was an instant classic and is one of Kanye’s best tracks....