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Weekend Rock Question: What Is the Best Kanye West Song?

Cast your vote in our weekly poll

June 21, 2013 4:05 PM ET
Kanye West
Kanye West performs in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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It’s been a huge week for Kanye West: he became a dad to daughter North West and released his seventh album, Yeezus, which is expected to enter the charts at Number One. "We just made some real music," West said recently. "When I listen to radio, that ain't how I want to be no more."

The New Immortals: Kanye West

Now we have a question for you: What is your favorite Kanye West song? Feel free to vote for a dark, aggressive new song like "I Am a God" or "New Slaves" or an older hit like "Jesus Walks" or "Gold Digger." You can even vote for something off his Jay-Z collaboration Watch the Throne. Vote for whatever you want, but please only vote once and only for a single song.

You can vote in the comments, on facebook.com/rollingstone or on Twitter using the hashtag #weekend rock.

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