Today In Hip-Hop: Kanye West Drops ‘The College Dropout’

On this day, Feb. 10th, in hip-hop history... 2004: Today marks the eleventh anniversary of Kanye West's debut album, The College Dropout. It's safe to say the Chicago MC changed the rap game in the early 2000's with his first LP and has been stirring up the conversation of what hip-hop means in relation to overall pop culture ever since. Kanye, who had been a longtime producer in the music industry up until then, came out swinging with intricate bars and bouncy singles like "Slow Jamz," "Through The Wire" and "All Falls Down."Those singles helped propel The College Dropout to No. 2 ...

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