"Wanna know how pain feels? I got off my main pills"
The track was released on Spotify last night, and it’s the very same collaboration that Kanye told fans to expect on Twitter last week.
‘Watch’ also seems to reflect some of the hot topics that Kanye has been discussing – with his verse reflecting on his 2017 battle with opioid addiction, as well as his return from the ‘sunken place’.
Watch (feat. Kanye West & Lil Uzi Vert), a song by Travis Scott, Lil Uzi Vert, Kanye West on Spotify
“Wanna know how pain feels? I got off my main pills”, he raps on the track.
“One year it’s Illuminati, next year it’s the Sunken Place”, he cryptically explains on another line.
In a divisive interview with TMZ, Kanye described slavery as “a choice”.
“When you hear about slavery for 400 years, for 400 years?! That sounds like a choice,” he argued.
“We’re mentally imprisoned.”
He later attempted to clarify his comments on Twitter, explaining: “We need to have open discussions and ideas on unsettled pain… to make myself clear. Of course I know that slaves did not get shackled and put on a boat by free will”.