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After spending the previous year touring the world with Irish rock band U2 on their Vertigo TourWest became inspired by watching Bono open the stadium tours every night to incredible ovations and sought out to compose anthemic rap songs that could operate more efficiently in large stadiums and arenas.
While he rarely listened to house at home, he still felt it was an important part of his culture and background. He also acknowledged that the differences did not in and of themselves make Graduation a good album; however, he felt it was an accurate representation of the music he was listening to and inspired by at that time.
Kanye West began working on Graduation immediately after releasing his second studio album Late Registration. The former musician had been recommended to West by multiple of his friends, including English disc jockey Samantha Ronsonall of whom claimed his music and the way he dealt with the press reminded them of Dylan.
Kanye also listened to his most favorite alternative rock bands, including The KillersRadioheadModest Mouseand Keanein order to gain new ideas on how to make his hip-hop production style more stadium-friendly.
He would then make adjustments to the tracks based on feedback he received, repeating the process as many times as necessary.
West elaborated that it was a fully conscious decision to keep his guest vocalists at a minimum, saying that, "When I hear the records of my favorite bands — The Killers or Coldplay — you only hear one voice from start to finish. Back, and famed hip-hop record producer DJ Premier are featured in individual tracks primarily to deliver hooks and refrains.
No special effects or antics He incorporated African sounds and polyrhythmic percussion into both. West had previously experimented with the technology on his debut album The College Dropout for the background vocals on the songs " Jesus Walks " and "Never Let Me Down".
During his brief stay in SwedenWest sent through sixteen different mixes of "Good Life" over to their recording studio for the audio mastering process. The sci-fi imagery of music video inspired West to take his album in a more futuristic direction. With this in mind, he placed a significant amount of concentration on speaking at high volumes with fewer wording and initially delivers his defiant lyrics in an intense staccato vocal style.
He stresses each syllable in each word in the minimalist first verse. But he instead chose " Flashing Lights ", which he refers to as the "coolest" track from the studio album.
The two previously worked together to make " Go! From a musical standpoint, he views Graduation as "an album steeped in keyboard tonesin all their richness and variety.
He had them replaced with heavy, layered electronic synthesizers with Gothic tendencies at loud volumes throughout Graduation. Instead, there lies a discernible sense of multi-layered grandeur evident within each track.
But West is on the verge, and moving forward. Instead, West continues to implement sudden musical shifts within the multi-layered song structures and express meticulously composed introductionsbridgesand codas.This is the web site of the Columbia Greene Workforce Investment System.
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