I posted an excerpt from Kanye’s verse with the title, “Kanye West Kills Drunk In Love Remix”. Normally in hip-hop the word “kill” usually implies a good thing, in this case I really mean kill, as in ruin this song for me. So basically I’m agreeing with Amber Rose, when she tweeted, “F*ck! My fav song is ruined. Smh.”
Kanye’s verse is hot in terms of the hip-hop norm, misogynistic lyrics, but not hot when describing the relationship between him and his future wife. It’s kind of insulting to Kim!
Jay Z’s lyrics are already controversial, so I’m not trying to defend them, but at least Jay Z knows how to walk the line of vulgarity. He doesn’t go into details about how freaky his wife is, but instead talks about how he takes care of Beyonce, and he does it by using some interesting and controversial metaphors. He hints at Beyonce’s freaky actions by referring to her words. It is Beyonce who says she’s the baddest [beep] thus far, but ultimately Jay Z’s verse is about how he leaves his wife weak from his expert “foreplay” skills. In other words he would go to great lengths to please his wife, as the “head” of his household. *pun intended*
Kanye West on the other hand, talks about Kim Kardashian as if she’s a nameless face on back of a tour bus. Continue Reading →