Kanye West is not a happy man right now (again). This time, the reason is the appearance of his new track Mama’s Boy on various blogs, following a leak. In a statement, West made it clear that the track was not finished – or at least had not been finished by him. “The version of the Kanye West recording “Mama’s Boy” that arrived on blog sites earlier this week is entirely bogus and unsanctioned, and violates the artist’s creative intentions. As is often the unfortunate case, an unknown party or parties got a hold of Kanye West’s vocal track and added their own soundbed to it, effectively and falsely releasing it as a Kanye West track from the My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy sessions. The result in no way resembles the final song Kanye West intended his fans to hear, and he is deeply disappointed that one of the most personal, meaningful and special songs he has ever written would reach people in this way.” West promises that measures are being taken to “identify and prosecute” whoever was responsible.
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