No electro, no metro, a little retro, ahh, perfecto
On previous albums, namely Graduation, Kanye’s relied more heavily on an electronic sound for his beats, and before that he relied on soul samples, like with the album “College Dropout.” On this track, Pete Rock brings it back to soul beats.
“Metro” is short for metrosexual, and refers to a sort of refined, European fashion style for men. Kanye sports a range of looks from metro to retro….Kanye, being a man of fashion, acknowledges this
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