What key is paranoid by Kanye West in?

What key is paranoid by Kanye West in?

Paranoid is written in the key of F♯.

Why is it called 808s and heartbreaks?

The title of Kanye West’s stark new album, 808s & Heartbreak, doesn’t mark the rapper’s foray into numerology. The title refers to the Roland TR-808, a drum machine whose indelible thump has bullied its way into nearly every chapter of hip-hop history. The snare drum was a harsh slap.

Who did Kanye write 808s and heartbreaks about?

According to its well-worn inception story, 808s & Heartbreak is part self-examination, part-exorcism of two tragic and life-defining moments for Kanye: the death of his mother, Donda West, on November 10, 2007, from cosmetic surgery complications and the dissolution of his 18-month engagement to Alexis Phifer.

What genre is 808s and heartbreak?

Electronic dance music
808s & Heartbreak/Genres

Why did Alexis and Kanye split?

Alexis Phifer The second time around, West popped the question, but the couple broke off their engagement in 2008, citing a conflict with his life on the road. Their second split also came shortly after West’s mother, Donda West, died of complications following several cosmetic surgery procedures.

Who was Kanye’s first wife?

Kanye West
Political party Independent / Birthday Party (campaign)
Other political affiliations Republican (voter registration)
Spouse(s) Kim Kardashian ​ ​ ( m. 2014; sep. 2021)​
Children 4

What is a 707 music?

The TR-707 was a staple in early house music, particularly with acid house. It is also a staple of almost all electronic Arabic pop music (al jeel). Because the TR-707 offers a limited number of instruments sampled at 8 bits, its sound is considered dated by modern standards.