Kanye West - 808s & Heartbreak (UK Version)
NME.COM feature on Kanye West - 808s & Heartbreak (UK Version) album including album review, artwork, tracks, listen now, tour dates, discography and more.
Release date: 23 November 2008
808s And Heartbreak
Kanye’s 2008 has been a shitter. His ma, Donda, with whom he vocally shared an inseparable bond, passed away late last year. Then a split from fiancée Alexis sent him into something of an early-30s meltdown. Poor chap. It’d be odd then, for him to follow this with, say, a reggae-themed party album. Although one might argue it’s just as perplexing for him to take epiphany-type...
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