A cornucopia of Kanye West on Click Track
As we prepare to enter a four-day weekend of tryptophanic bliss, we're feeling thankful for "My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy," the dazzling new album from Kanye West.
Below, a cornucopia of 2010 Yeezy-related coverage on Click Track.
Jan. 4: Kanye prepares to release the DVD of his "VH1 Storytellers" performance.
Jan. 22: MTV denies that it shut West out of its Haiti telethon.
Feb. 4: We fantasize about a Super Bowl halftime show involving Kanye West.
May 13: We wonder if "Robocop" ruined "808s & Heartbeak"
June 10: The BET Awards announce Kanye as a scheduled performer.
June 17: Pre-George Condo album cover, we discuss the intersection between high art and pop music -- y'know, where Kanye lives.
June 25: We wonder if Ye will behave himself at the BET Awards. (Our readers vote yes.)
June 28: West performed atop a volcano -- a volcano! -- but Chris Brown's dubious weeping still steals the show at the BET Awards.
July 28: Kanye's campaign to glory begins at... Facebook headquarters?
July 29: Kanye joins Twitter. We follow him. Closely.
July 30: After announcing that his forthcoming album would not be called "Good Ass Job," we wonder if Kanye had already inadvertently Tweeted the new title.
July 30: Kanyemania officially takes hold on Click Track.
Aug. 5: We note Kanye's smart, if brief, disappearance from the national spotlight and suggest others follow his lead.
Aug. 6: The premiere of the "Power" video is so much more thrilling than the Arcade Fire live stream from Madison Square Garden.
Aug. 12: We applaud Charlie Wilson's pre-"Monster" collaboration with Yeezy and ask readers to vote on the Gap Band founder's other underrated contributions to hip-hop.
Aug. 13: MTV announces that Kanye has been invited back to the VMAs. (David Malitz makes plans to see a Panda Bear show.)
Aug. 25: As the guest list on his forthcoming album grows and grows, we analyze Kanye's strangest collaborations over the years.
Aug. 27: Everyone follows Kanye on Twitter, but do we really get a sense of who the man is? Which leads us to...
Sept. 6: Kanye on a tweeting spree! Consciousness streams! Fame is difficult! The media is annoying! He also apologizes to Taylor Swift.
Sept. 13: West premieres "Runaway" on a largely drama-free VMAs.
Oct 4: We recap Kanye's breathtaking "Saturday Night Live" performance.
Nov. 4: Our readers say Kanye's album cover for "My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy" is uglier than Taylor Swift's cover for "Speak Now." C'mon, people.
Nov. 19: We declare "My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy" the best album of 2010.
| November 24, 2010; 12:00 PM ET
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