Love Lockdown by Kanye West

Love Lockdown” sold 213,000 digital downloads in only four full days of release, therefore causing it to make a Hot Shot Debut at #3 on the Billboard Hot 100 and a Hot Shot Debut on the Pop 100 at #13.
This is West’s highest debut of his career.

Love Lockdown was written by West less than ten days before it premiered live as the explosive finale of the 2008 MTV VMAs on September 7, 2008.
Kanye West has cited the track as his “favorite to date”, saying “go where your heart takes you”. The song marks a drastic change for West, standing as his first solo single to feature no rapping, instead sung using the vocal effect of Auto-Tune.

Love Lockdown by Kanye West

Listen the song here: Kanye West – Love Lockdown Lyrics and Video

The music video for “Love Lockdown” premiered on The Ellen DeGeneres Show on Tuesday, October 7, 2008. The music video is inspired by the film American Psycho in which actor Christian Bale stars as Patrick Bateman.


October 16, 2008. Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Videos and Lyrics.

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