Kanye West Calls Himself a “Genius” In First Look At jeen-yuhs


We have a teaser!

Netflix released a teaser video on Jan. 10 Kanye “Ye” West documentary that’s been over 20 years in the making: jeen-yuhs: A Kanye Trilogy. Directed by Clarence “Coodie” Simmons Chike Ozah and premiering Feb. 16, will be presented in three acts and is “an intimate and revealing portrait of Kanye West’s experience, showcasing both his formative days trying to break through and his life today as a global brand and artist,”According to the official description. 

The teaser starts with Kanye in New York City in 2002. “I got Coodie on the camera,”The rapper said it. “Rhymefest right there.” 

“Me and Fest got into an argument in the car,”He continues. “I feel like he disrespected me. Tried to say I wasn’t a genius.”

“But who are you to call yourself a genius?”Rhymefest is responsive. 

The clip continues with footage of Kanye in the studio performing alongside other musicians, including Jay-Z and Pharrell Williams. “Very rarely do you encounter self-contained people,”In the teaser, Pharrell explains. “This man can do everything himself. He livin’ it.”