Kanye West, the most controversial figure in music, mentions Taylor Swift, Elon Musk, R Kelly, and Bill Cosby on his latest album.
The discredited artist, who has provoked outrage with a number of antisemitic outbursts in recent years,
released his delayed new album Vultures, a collaboration with fellow rapper TY Dolla $ign, over the weekend.
Chris Brown makes an uncredited guest appearance, as do rappers Travis Scott, Quavo, Playboi Carti, Rich the Kid,
and Quavo. The record's large list of producers includes Timbaland and British electronic artist James Blake.
Here's a rundown of the album's most prominent lyrical references to West's turbulent existence, including his battle with pop sensation Swift and the infamous scandal involving a Venice boat
and West's wife, Bianca Censori.West raps, "Why she say she sucked my d***?/ Then she say she ain't sucked my d*
She's going to take it up the ass, like a ventriloquist / I mean since Taylor Swift/since I had the Rollie on the wrist / I'm the new Jesus, b****, I turn water to Cris'."