After working extensively on Kanye West‘s Yeezus, British producer/DJ Hudson Mohawke of TNGHT unleashed a unheard version of the album’s closing track, “Bound 2” over the weekend. What is being referred to as “Bound 1” still features some vocal contributions from the soulful Charlie Wilson, but the song itself sounds vastly different.
Hudson Mohawke Unleashes Kanye West’s ‘Bound 1’
The end product that made the album sounds much more polished than its original iteration, although “Bound 1” would not have sounded totally out of place among the darker dissonant tones of Yeezus. Rumors indicate that this was one of the songs Rick Rubin was called in to fix. Listen below and let us know which version you prefer.
Article by Jason Schellhardt