Listen: Jay-Z & Kanye West - 'Otis'
Watch The Throne, the joint collaboration between Kanye West & Jay-Z, is already the biggest thing since slice bread and it's not even out yet. The rollercoaster ride surrounding its release has been as epic as any of Kanye West's videos, but will it be any good? Surely two mega-stars like this will just end up cancelling each other out? Or maybe they'll join forces, power ranger style?
The latest leak, 'Otis' (which features Otis Redding's 'Try A Little Tenderness'), is a little understated. To be fair though, it's hard to really judge a leaked track of this manner.
The record comes out on August 1st, so not long to wait before these questions are answered.
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