Christmas in Harlem Vol. 1: Flirting 101

Watching the Throne: A Lyrical Analysis of Kanye West

By New School Critics

Christmas in Harlem Vol. 1: Flirting 101

Tuesday, 25 December

HO HO HO, MERRY YEEZMAS!!! Chris and Travis have decided to start a new tradition: Each year they will break down small chunks of one of the greatest holiday songs ever recorded, Christmas in Harlem. To kick things off, we discuss Teyana's inviting intro, the song's crazy array of samples, and Kanye serving up some hot chocolate.

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