Kanye West Working With Skrillex
It has been reported that Kanye West is working with music producer and singer Skrillex for his new album. Kanye, once tweeted that “Cinema (Skrillex Remix) is one of the greatest works of art ever made” and now he has joined forces with the musician for his new project...
Whether or not this points to the 'Cruel Summer' project, set for release on September 4, or as part of Kanye's sixth solo album remains unknown for now.
Skrillex spoke to The Daily Beast about the collaboration, revealing when he believed the music would be available to listen to: "I did some music with Kanye and from what I know, it's actually going to be the first song on his new album."
Another producer who spoke about their involvement with the rapper's upcoming solo project was No I.D. He said: "I'm not working on that [Cruel Summer] album, I'm working on his album," he said. "This is Kanye. You know what to expect from the family. He hasn't missed yet, so don't expect him to miss. It's what you expect and everything you don't expect."
For now, the representatives for Skrillex have "no comment" on the collaboration. Both Skrillex and Kanye West have been nominated for awards at this years MTV Video Music Awards which takes place on September 6.
Words: Tiffany Calver (@TiffanyCalver)