Raise your hand if you saw this coming. After promising that "Jesus is King" will be dropped, Kanye West's album…. It does not show. Oh, and the fans are PISSED.
Fish has to swim, birds have to fly, and Kanye West 42 has to slow down his ninth studio album. After waiting a year for this promised album, fans watched the September 27 deadline come and there was no sign of Jesus Is King . Amid growing reports that JIK is not ready and that Kanye will delay this project again some fans are still hoping JIK to drop out as planned. When the album didn't appear, the faithful became furious.
"I miss the old Kanye, what do I really mean by the old Kanye actually releasing albums by the release date that the music will be out. Will Jesus come out as King when Yandi finally does? One fan tweets . Уф. Another Twitter user has taken Ye's accuracy when it comes to playing music, writing "kanye really lied to us … again." Many others just tweeted pictures and clowns GIFs as they felt stupid to believe JIK would actually land on his playlists at the promised time.
"This is Kanye, so who knows, but I hear from many people in the industry that 'Jesus is King' does not come on Friday, despite people on earth in Wyoming trying to make it happen," New York Times reporter Joe Koscarelli tweeted on September 25, one of the earliest signs that JIK would not make the scheduled deadline. On the same day Variety also announces that Jesus is King will be entertained. The newspaper also reports that a meeting between Def Jam and Kanye executives "recently took place" at his home base in Wyoming. Although exactly what was said at this meeting remains unknown, it is reportedly a "Come to Jesus" meeting.
Contrary to this reporting, Kim Kardashian seems optimistic that JIK will be scheduled. On Sept. 25, she retweeted a message from @colinags saying "2 more days Jesus is King." Kim was actually the first person to spread the word "Jesus is King", tweeting a photo on a playlist of 29 August The following on the Christian theme song list was dated: "September 27." Among the songs was "Water," which Kanye performed at his Sunday services earlier in 2019, including one performed at Coachella. on Easter Sunday. Kanye is reportedly planning a special Sunday service in Detroit on Friday, September 27th to coincide with the release of Jesus Is King .
Jesus Is King is probably a completely different album from Yandhi Kanye's record would probably fall in 2018 Yandhi – who when comparing their similar works The album was considered a possible spiritual successor to 2013. Yeezus – was due on September 29, 2018. This was supposed to coincide with Kanye's appearance on Saturday Night Live . Spoiler alert: failed to deliver as promised. After pushing him back to Black Friday, Kanye tweeted that he was delaying the project. "It felt so good to get on stage last night with my brother [ Kid Cudi ," he tweeted on November 13, 2019. "After playing again, I'm aware of the new album I'm not working on yet ready I will announce the release date after it is done. Thank you for your understanding. "Hopefully fans can" understand "this.