Kanye West delivers emotional performance of song about 'losing my family' at 'Donda' listening event

After holding a listening party at Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Thursday night forDonda— an event that was livestreamed on Apple Music — Kanye West was supposed to drop his much-anticipated 10th solo studio album at the stroke of midnight on Friday.

But hours later, “Dondawas still nowhere to be found on Apple Music and other streaming outlets. Por supuesto, Kanye being Kanye, the LP could still arrive at any given moment on Friday.

Asi que, sí, we could have hours of waiting, wondering and refreshing ahead of us.

KIM KARDASHIAN, KIDS ATTEND KANYE WEST’S ‘DONDAALBUM RELEASE EVENT AMID DIVORCE

Kanye West is seen at ‘DONDA by Kanye West’ listening event at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on July 22, 2021 en Atlanta, Georgia.

Kanye West is seen at ‘DONDA by Kanye West’ listening event at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on July 22, 2021 en Atlanta, Georgia. (Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Universal Music Group)

But West, 44, rocking a full face mask, did in fact show up at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Thursday night to playDonda— which is named after his beloved mother Donda West, who passed away in 2007. Shaquille O’Neal, CeeLo Green, Big Boi and Jadakiss were among the stars in attendance at the event.

And West also got some family support from his ex Kim Kardashian, 40 — who brought their kids North, 8, Saint, 5, Chicago, 3, and Psalm, 2 — as well as her sister Khloe Kardashian, 37.

Todavía, West clearly hasn’t gotten over the breakup: He got emotional when performingLove Unconditionallycrying as he was rapping aboutlosing my family.

Dondaalso features such guests as Travis Scott, Playboi Carti and, surprisingly, Jay-Z — who, apparently squashing the feud with his ex-bestie, reportedly recorded his verse for the album’s last track at the last minute earlier on Thursday.

HAGA CLIC AQUÍ PARA SUSCRIBIRSE A NUESTRO BOLETÍN DE ENTRETENIMIENTO

It’s a reunion of the two hip-hop heavyweights, who released an entire album together, “Watch the Throne,” en 2011.

Kim Kardashian and her kids attended Kanye West's album listening party in Atlanta Thursday night amid their divorce.

Kim Kardashian and her kids attended Kanye West’s album listening party in Atlanta Thursday night amid their divorce. (Charles Sykes / Invision / AP)

West’s new LP also featuresNo Child Left Behind,” a song that was played in the Apple commercial featuring track star Sha’Carri Richardson that aired during the NBA Finals on Tuesday night and announced the release of the album.

Dondais the follow-up to 2019’s gospel turn Jesus Is King,” which won a Grammy for Best Contemporary Christian Album. And likeDonda,” “Jesus and King— as well as its two predecessors, 2016's “The Life of Pabloand 2018’sYe— failed to drop smoothly and punctually.

los comentarios están cerrados.