Kanye West Just Premiered His ‘Famous’ Music Video And It Is NSFW

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The day you’ve long awaited is finally here. Dare devil Kanye just premiered his much-anticipated “Famous” and controversial music video (or “visuals,” as they’re officially being called). Shot above what looks like the Worlds Biggest Unmade Bed, the camera tracks over a group of naked, sleeping celebrities. Kanye and Kim get the middle, and are flanked by Taylor Swift, Rihanna, Chris Brown, Caitlyn Jenner, Amber Rose, Anna Wintour, Ray J, Bill Cosby, Donald Trump, and George Bush. In the credits, he thanks the celebrities whose images he featured “for being famous. He premiered the video in style in front of over 8000 people and also streaming live on tidal.com.

The ‘Jesus walks’ singer’s team has not commented on whether the images are recreations or the actual celebrities themselves. Which raises the question- Is the Taylor Swift in the video a Madam Tussauds’ wax doll? The best Hollywood prosthetic job in the world? The future of CGI?

So what does it all mean? West’s not saying much, but he did tell Vanity Fair that “It’s not in support or anti any of [the people in the video]. It’s a comment on fame.” He also revealed that when he previewed the video for his celebrity friends who don’t appear in the video, said friends informed Yeezy that “…they want to be in the bed.” Which, in itself, is probably another comment on fame.

On Friday night, Yeezy answered your musical prayers and live-streamed the release of the video from the Forum in Los Angeles. After the event, the vid will be exclusive on Tidal for one week,  With the YouTube policies, I don’t think you will be able to view it.