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Kanye West Unveils 'Perfect B*tch' Song About Kim Kardashian

Rapper played unreleased track at weekend listening party

August 8, 2012 11:35 AM ET
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West
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Kanye West last weekend debuted a new song called "Perfect Bitch" about girlfriend Kim Kardashian, Billboard reports. The tune was among a handful of unreleased tracks the rapper played during a listening party at PH-D Rooftop Lounge early Saturday morning, and West soon put to rest any questions about his source of inspiration.

"I wrote the song Perfect Bitch about Kim," Yeezy wrote in a tweet that has since been deleted. 

The track features a sample of German composer Carl Orff's Carmina Burana, which also loops through a chorus that supposedly contains the line "my perfect bitch." The song also refers to West's ex-girlfriend, Amber Rose, the New York Daily News reports.

There's no word whether "Perfect Bitch" will appear on any of West's upcoming projects, like the long-awaited G.O.O.D. Music compilation, Cruel Summer, which is due September 4th.




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