Take a look at the below list of Kanye West Top 10 Songs and Albums of All Time till 2017 with new and upcoming songs 2017. Kanye West is one of the most iconic rappers and has made huge marks in the musical industry. Kanye enters the music industry when the scene is ruled by ‘Gansta rap,’ but manages to change the landscapes quickly. Kanye earns massive amounts of press for his outspoken demeanor and for acting in music award shows. West is famous in the industry for his thrilling hip-hop music. The musician has many great tracks, but we have only chosen the finest. Below are the best songs by Kanye West.
List of Top 10 songs by Kanye West till 2017:
10. ‘Diamonds from Sierra Leone.’
The song rises to position 43 on the ‘Billboard Hot 100′ hits after release, which presents a good start. The song exists in Kanye’s album number two, ‘Late Registration’ and features Jay-Z, an iconic rapper and a mentor to Kanye West. The song contains samples from a theme song included in a film by James Bond titled ‘Diamonds are forever,’ a track by Bassey Shirley. ‘Diamonds From Sierra Leone’ boasts of a Grammy award for the ‘Best Rap Song’, won at the 47th ‘Grammy Awards ceremony.’ The song is fantastic and unique, one of the best by Kanye.
The song exists in Kanye’s studio album number four, ‘808 and Heartbreak.’ Despite being an experimental album, ‘Heartless’ rose to position two on the ‘Billboard Hot 100. The song is among the best-selling single in the world, and it sold over five million copies digitally within the first twelve months of its release. The song is a favorite to many, and if you do not recognize it, then you are not a Kanye fan.
The most popular song from Kanye’s fifth album is most likely ‘Runaway.’ The song released around 2010 and is the most favorite personal song to Kanye. The song explains West’s thinking about media perception, as well as his broken relationships. Kanye West interrupts Taylor Swift’s acceptance speech at the 2009 ‘MTV Video Music Awards’,
and the song releases around the same time. Many people regard the song as a response to the controversy, and as an attack to his media critiques.
7. ‘Blood on the Leaves.’
‘Blood on the Leaves’ is track number three in West’s sixth album, ‘Yeezus.’The the record is controversial and samples ‘Strange Fruit,’ a song by Simone Nina. ‘Blood on the Leaves’ is regarded as a social commentary, and rose to position 89 on the ‘Billboard Hot 100′. According to the Rolling Stone, the track ranks number 20 among the best songs in the year 2013. Despite the song not being a huge success commercially, it is a hit in the social scene and makes Kanye’s career prosperous.
The song features many artists including 2 Chainz, Big Sean and Pusha T. The track is the first one on ‘Cruel Summer,’ the compilation album. ‘Mercy’ is incredibly popular, with over two million copies already sold, and the song still plays on various soundtracks. The track boasts of a nomination for two awards: ‘The 58th Grammy Awards’ in the ‘Best Rap Song’ category and ‘The Best Rap Performance.’ and the song is a thriller. This is one of the Kanye West Top 10 Songs of All Time till 2017.
5. ‘Can’t Tell Me Nothing.’
Kanye West feels the pressure while under more scrutiny, and he wonders what to do. He decides to act more ‘stupidly.’ The song releases in 2007 as single number one in ‘Graduation,’ Kanye’s studio album number three. The song has two different music videos. In the track, West talks about how he feels for being successful and wealthy. Kanye dreams that he can buy heaven, but immediately after he wakes up, he spends all that on a necklace, and ‘you can’t tell me nothing.’
4. ‘Hey Mama.’
‘Hey Mama’ is a track in Kanye’s second album called ‘Late Registration.’ The song releases in 2005, although Kanye argues that he wrote it long ago. The song is a special tribute to West’s mother, Donda West. The track has excellent lyrics with touching tribute to Donda and the unfortunate way of her demise. The track is one of Kanye’s best and despite it not being a single, the track picks at position nine on the Billboard Charts, and is one of Kanye’s heartfelt songs. Rest in peace Donda West.
3. ‘Gold Digger.’
The song features Jamie Foxx, and is a 2005 instant hit contained in Kanye’s album, ‘Late Registration’ ‘Gold Digger’ is one of West’s most famous hits, and it gets some great deal on radios all over the world. The song holds a record: it sold over 80,000 digital copies in one single week and also made to be the most downloaded song of all time. Kanye sings about a gold digger, who is only interested in his money. Part of the song goes: ‘she is a gold digger all over town.’
2. ‘Jesus Walks.’
‘Jesus Walks’ is single number four in Kanye’s album called ‘College Dropout.’ There are over two music videos released, all for the same song. However, each video contains a different interpretation of the song, visually. The song has won the musician a Grammy award in the category of ‘the Best Rap Song. Rolling Stone ranks ‘Jesus Walks’ at position 273, out of the best 500 songs of all time. The song is an all-time favorite to a majority of Kanye’s fans all over the world.
1. ‘Through the Wire.’
The first single ever released by West is ‘Through the Wire,’ and the track remains the best song he has ever composed. The wrapper writes the song after an accident,which necessitates the shutting of the musician’s jaw bone. The song samples ‘Through the Fire’ by Chaka Khan, and won the ‘Video of the year’ award during the ‘Source Hip Hop Awards in 2004. ‘Through the Wire’ is the best track by the singer, and he deserves recommendation for the good work.
Kanye West New Songs 2016-2017
In his new track, Kanye sings that the love between him and his girlfriend is fading when they are not together. He feels that the girl’s love is fading, and it makes him uncomfortable. The Track features Ty Dolla, Post Malone, and Sign.
He sings that he loved his girl more than her kid and that the love was real. ‘But we still hood famous, yeah we still hood famous. ‘The track features the beautiful Rihanna and Swizz Beatz. The musicians are damn incredible.
3. Father Stretch my Hands(Part 1)
Kanye sings that all he wants is to have a feeling of liberation. He apologizes for having ever instigated. The track features another talented musician: Kid Cudi..The track is gorgeous.
Kanye West is one of the best musicians, and his fame spreads all over the world. His songs thrill fans regardless of age, religion or race. He is super talented, and we thank his mentor Jay-Z. May he live to be like Jay-Z. Well done Kanye West. We love your music.