My ex-husband was a huge Kanye fan in the late 2000’s and early 2010’s. On road trips he would regale me with tales of Kanye West’s musical genius. How his producing skills were the perfect blend of eccentricity, steeped in a historical appreciation of the greatest Black musicians of the 20th century. “Kanye”…he would tell me, “Could do something with a beat, that hip-hop hadn’t seen the likes of before”. “Kanye”, he would say, “Had the ability to…