Rapper Kanye West dedicates new album to his late mother

Rapper Kanye West dedicates new album to his late mother

Kanye West confirmed that his new album, 'Donda', will be released on Friday. 

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On Tuesday, the award-winning rapper, Kanye West


, announced the release of his newest album, 'Donda', which is set to drop this Friday.

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The new album was announced by a commercial in support of 21-year-old Sha’Carri Richardson, who was suspended from the Olympics on July 2 after testing positive for marijuana.

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The commercial previews the track 'No Child Left Behind' from the album, as Richardson runs a 100m sprint in slow motion

'Donda' will be West’s most recent project since his last album, 'Jesus is King', which was released in 2019. The album won a Grammy for Best Contemporary Christian Album.

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'Donda, is named after West’s late mother, who passed away in 2007. 

'Donda' is West’s 10th studio album.

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