Kanye Re-Records “Lockdown,” Responds To Complaints

Kanye West has opted to re-record his new single “Love Lockdown” after fans slammed the Hip Hop star’s original version, which was was premiered at the MTV Video Music Awards. In a statement released via his blog, West said “Your prayers have been answered!! There’s a new version of ‘Love Lockdown’ coming.” “We used new taiko drums, and I re-sung it. … It’s being mastered now.” Fans and critics had slammed the “Graduation” star’s heavily auto-toned singing voice on the song, which is also the lead single for his forthcoming album, some went as far as calling the song “garbage.” Responding to critics of Auto-Tone, West said “If you don’t like Auto-Tune, too bad, ’cause I love it and have been using it since The College Dropout!!!” West’s new album “808s & Heartbreak” is slated to released on December 16th.


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