'A coward dies a thousand deaths.'
An interesting fact about this track is that it samples 'Futari Dake no Ceremony' by Japanese idol, Yukiko Okada. This unreleased track by Kanye, which in its own right is a stunning track that I'm surprised was never released, was the track that introduced me to Okada. Yukiko Okada commited suicide at the age of 18 in 1986 after being rejected by Toru Minegishi, a Japanese actor twenty-four years her senior.
On one of her suicide notes from an attempt just ... read more