And Now a New Kanye West Single

05/28/2010 10:16 AM |


A few days after Kanye treated everyone in attendance at the CV Lounge to a handful of tracks from his new album, the rest of us get our first taste. With its near-chanted vocal hook repeating throughout and its foot-stomping tribal rhythm, “Power” should be a major player on dance floors and on my headphones all summer. The rhymes are characteristically inconsistent, with one in particular that jumps out as the quintessential Ye statement: “I don’t need your pussy, bitch, I’m on my own dick.” Listen here.