'Through The Wire,'

from Russell Simmons – Open Letter To Kanye West on Rap Genius


Through The Wire is a song by rapper Kanye West from his debut album The College Dropout

After a car accident in 2002, Kanye West’s mouth was wired shut. Kanye recorded this song with his mouth wired, it iconized Kanye’s career and ultimately is what led to him gaining recognition.


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