Kanye West's 'Yeezus'

Download This Megamix of Samples

While the world-at-large dissects Kanye West's rumoured engagement to Kim Kardashian – and the ingenious name of their first-born (North West? Oof) – we've been spinning this glorious megamix of Yeezus samples.

By now, you’ve likely heard Kanye's dark, chart-conquering new album. And though Yeezus was a decided turn away from the lush, opulent Kanye we’ve come to know, Mr West’s sampling still proved as eclectic as ever: from Nina Simone to Snoop Dogg Lion. This fan-made mix is a sonic trek through the album's source material. Consider it empirical evidence that Kanye is music's reigning mad scientist. 

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Sure, studious sects of Yeezy-philes have reported that this doesn’t seem to be a complete representation of the album’s samples. Either way, this is an hour well-listened.