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‘My Sharona’: Finding The Knack For A Record-Breaking Debut Single
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It follows a period of public and legal controversy for West, who retreated to a self-imposed exile in Hawaii in and recorded at Honolulu's Avex Recording Studio in a communal environment involving numerous contributing musicians and producers. The album was produced primarily by West, along with a variety of high-profile producers such as Mike Dean , No I. Music journalists have noted the album features a maximalist aesthetic and opulent production quality with elements of West's previous works, including soul , baroque , electro , and symphonic styles, as well as progressive rock influences. Thematically, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy explores West's status as a celebrity, consumer culture , race , and the idealism of the American Dream. West also released a musical short film , Runaway , set to music from the album.
Kanye's big year culminates in an LP that feels like an instant greatest hits, the ultimate realization of his strongest talents and divisive public persona. Fireworks flash while red hoods march through a field. At the center of the spectacle is a huge, pale, cartoonish rendering of Michael Jackson's head. West's discography contains innumerable references and allusions to Jackson.