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Watch Young Kanye West Rap With His Mother

Watch Young Kanye West Rap With His Mother

Watch Young Kanye West Rap With His Mother
08 April 2015

Forget the ego for one moment. Put aside the outlandish statements, the relentless self-promotion and occasional abandonment of self-control. 

Kanye West is an immensely talented musician whose rise to the top is owed in part to a very special, well-documented relationship with this mother, Donda. 

After raw footage of a 19-year-old Kanye rapping emerged last year, another intimate glimpse into the rapper's formative years have been unearthed - this time by researchers at MTV, chronicling the production of Late Registration. The grainy home video shows Kanye rapping through the track Hey, Mama with his mother Donda.

A poignant watch, it's refreshing to see an altogether grounded side to Kanye. 

(Images: Rex)

[Via: Hypetrak]