Kanye West has revealed the title of his much anticipated fifth album, via his Twitter page, reports Pitchfork. The new record, which recently had its release date put back to November 22nd 2010, has been reported to have had numerous working titles, but in a post to his online followers the rapper said, “The official album title is and always was ........MY BEAUTIFUL DARK TWISTED FANTASY”.
The 33-year-old performed, ‘Power’, the first single from the album on Saturday Night Live on 2nd October 2010. West was joined onstage by a group of ballet dancers for the typically exuberant live appearance, and finished his set by climbing the ‘SNL’ stairs wearing a gold crown.
‘My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy’ will include a number of collaborative tracks, and production on the record has come from West himself, as well as RZA, Q-TIP, PETE ROCK, and DJ PREMIER.