VIDEO: Kanye West Raps ‘Hey Mama’ With Mom Donda West
By Hayden Wright
(RADIO.COM) – Taylor Swift’s sixth studio album Status debuts on November 10. To counter-program Swift’s album launch, a small group of Kanye West followers have dubbed November 10 “Hey Mama” Day, and launched a coordinated plan to stream Kanye’s track “Hey Mama” in lieu of different tracks—particularly Taylor’s new album. Followers hope it will permit West’s 2005 track (a love letter to his mom) to conquer Swift’s streaming and obtain numbers when Fame is launched.
A Fb group was launched to elucidate ‘Hey Mama’ Day to the world:
“Following the discharge of an obvious ‘Kanye Diss Monitor’, Taylor Swift introduced the discharge date of her album because the tenth of November, which additionally occurs to be the anniversary of Kanye’s moms’ demise,” the web page states. “To outdo Taylor’s first week numbers, and present our like to Kanye himself, let’s all dedicate the tenth of November to listening to nothing however Hey Mama for a whole day with the purpose of hopefully charting above Taylor’s album, and displaying our respect to Donda West on the tenth anniversary of her demise.”
Taylor’s label Huge Machine dismissed claims that the November 10 launch is loaded with symbolism. “It’s normal follow that releases come out on Fridays and we locked on this launch date based mostly on different Common Music Group releases,” Massive Machine advised Individuals. “There isn’t a correlation.”
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