Kanye West is one of the most prolific rappers of this millennium. His music and his persona is one of a kind. Starting off as a producer making beats for Jay-Z, Kanye has truly emerged as one of the greatest rappers of all time.
Well, in order to become one of the greats, one must build a strong catalog of music and very few rappers have composed the greatness that Kanye has. He is a rare breed of rapper who can both create the beats as well as rhyme over them.
With the recent release of his latest album, The Life of Pablo, lets take a look back at all of his albums. Here is the definitive ranking of all 9 Kanye West albums.
9. Cruel Summer
Cruel Summer isn’t necessarily a Kanye West solo album as it’s more of a collaborative album that displays the work of every artist under his GOOD Music label. Released September of 2012, Cruel Summer which was a nice little tie-over between Watch The Throne and Yeezus for Kanye fans.
Kanye wasn’t actually featured on every track and Cruel Summer was clearly just a compilation of throw away singles that didn’t any actual albums.
Best Songs: Clique, New God Flow
Worst Song: Cold