“They are making a documentary about me here.”
Decades younger Kanye West said in a new trailer for Kanye West’s upcoming docuseries, which premieres Feb. 16.
“Me and Fest had a fight, my God, I feel like he disrespected me, man.” Let’s say I wasn’t a genius yet, ”West said in the brief official teaser. “But who are you to call yourself a genius,” Rhymefest asked. Kanye then smiles at the camera.
The teaser, which came out on Monday, features just over a minute of footage from the “three-week global event” of a documentary that has been “over 21 years in the works,” according to the promotional material.
The doc, “Jeen-yuhs: A Kanye Trilogy” promises to “step into Kanye West’s journey” through the stock of directorial clarence “Coodie” Simmons and Chike Ozah – also known as Coodie & Chike – have acquired the rapper and entrepreneur over the past two decades.
Previous previews of the much-publicized behind-the-scenes glimpse of the 44-year-old’s career have included clips of West hanging out with Mos Def and producing his 2004 debut album, “The College Dropout.”
While the newly divorced billionaire was not creatively involved in the making of the film, he is highly anticipated for the filmmakers’ enviable years of access. West reportedly gave Coodie & Chike his implied consent to continue with the project simply by granting them access to his life for almost half of it.
Netflix would have spent $ 30 million for the doc, and even before having a title.
Meanwhile, the hip-hop star recently made more headlines for his love life than his career as he dated “Uncut Gems” actress Julia Fox very publicly amid the fallout from his breakup. with Kim Kardashian. His exuberant “love bombardment” -based methods of seduction have been called toxic by countless observers.