Yikes: Being Bi-Polar is a Superpower. It's Frightening.

Watching the Throne: A Lyrical Analysis of Kanye West

By New School Critics

Yikes: Being Bi-Polar is a Superpower. It's Frightening.

Wednesday, 20 June

Kanye claims that being bi-polar is a superpower...in a song called Yikes? Yeah, sure. In the ye narrative where Kanye attempts to finally overcome his Yeezus persona, it seems all too fitting that he would put up this front—and the WTT crew is going to tear it apart. Chris, Travis, and Jordan go line by line through Yikes, noting the back-and-forth between the bombastic and mindful versions of Kanye and how it captures his chaotic headspace.

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