Kanye has officially kicked off his new era with the announcement of his next album titled God’s Country.
He took to Twitter to announce the new album title which was first revealed by cinematographer and director Arthur Jafa in a chat with culture icon and producer Michèle Lamy back in May. The first single is titled ‘Wash Us in the Blood’ which was also previously mentioned in Kanye’’s April 2020 interview with GQ’s Will Welch.
WASH US IN THE BLOOD
FROM THE FORTHCOMING ALBUM GOD'S COUNTRY
— ye (@kanyewest) June 29, 2020
We’re assuming Arthur Jafa is directing the video for the song, a preview of which ‘Ye unveiled in the tweet as well. Over the weekend, Kanye hit the studio with Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg to put finishing touches on the album which is being reportedly produced entirely by Dre.
On Friday, Kanye announced that he had inked a multi-year deal with GAP to bring his Yeezy apparel line to the brand. Him and Kid Cudi also shared a teaser to an upcoming animated show being directed by Takashi Murakami.