Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has shocked hip-hop heads this week by announcing the new album title to his upcoming SWISH studio release.
West broke the news to fans on Twitter Tuesday (January 26) and spoke on his admiration for music moguls Diddy, 50 Cent, Q-Tip and, presumably, Jay Z.
Select theaters will premiere Ye’s latest solo offering February 11.
Kanye West recently hinted at a February 11 release date for Swish, his new album. He has now announced that he will debut the album at a performance at NYC’s Madison Square Garden that same day. The performance will be screened in theaters as well. Update 1:10 p.m.: The event has been confirmed as the “world premiere of the album Swish in its entirety.” It will be screened in theaters starting at 4 p.m. Eastern time. Find the full poster below. Tickets are on sale for the MSG event starting on January 29. More information is expected to be posted on Kanye’s site here. (Pitchfork)
Kanye boasted about the importance of this solo effort on Twitter Tuesday (January 26).
Kanye announced his upcoming SWISH album’s tracklisting on Twitter early Monday (January 25).