The Chainsmokers Call on Yeezus with New Single, ‘Kanye': Listen

View Comments
(Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

(Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

DJ duo The Chainsmokers blew up the EDM spot with the social media-baiting smash, “#Selfie,” pushing the kitsch so far that even Porter Robinson (AKA the nicest guy in dance music) was moved to call them out.

Related: Porter Robinson Blasts the Chainsmokers for ‘American Idol’ Appearance

For their follow-up single to such a wide-reaching hit, the pair have invoked the name of the ultimate modern pop culture icon, Kanye West, for the track simply entitled “Kanye.”

With a jaunty piano melody and shout-along female chorus (courtesy of guest vocalist Siren), the tune sounds heavily influenced by Swedish duo Icona Pop.

 

Read more on Radio.com.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 570 other followers