(Interview) Kanye West x NY Times
After having a no media policy on his marketing strategy for Yeezus, Kanye takes time out to answer a few questions from New York Times Jon Caramanica.
One of the things I thought when I heard the new record was, “This is the anti-’College Dropout.’ ” It feels like you’re shedding skin. Back then, you were like: “I want more sounds. I want more complicated raps. I want all the things.” At what point did that change?
Architecture — you know, this one Corbusier lamp was like, my greatest inspiration. I lived in Paris in this loft space and recorded in my living room, ...