Check out the trailer for the new Kanye West documentary coming to Netflix!

Publish Date
Monday, 17 January 2022, 12:22PM

Get ready for a side of Yeezy we've never seen before!

Netflix has released a teaser trailer for the upcoming Kanye West documentary called "Jeen-Yuhs - A Kanye West Trilogy". 

The doco will show behind the scenes (and never-before-seen) footage of a young, and pre-fame Kanye West as he makes his name known to the world. 

In the trailer 'Ye is asked by his by his collaborator Rhymefest, “Who are you to call yourself a genius?” Instead of answering the question, West turns to the camera and gives a sly smile. Almost as if he knew the career which was on the way. 

Shot and edited over a 20-year period by filmmakers Coodie Simmons and Chike Ozah (ESPN 30 for 30’s Benji and the “Jesus Walks” music video), the trilogy is comprised of three films: Vision, Purpose and Awakening which will be released weekly by Netflix. 

Check out the teaser above, which also shows footage of hip-hop legends Pharell, Jay-Z and others. 

Episode one of Jeen-Yuhs - A Kanye West Trilogy will be available to stream on Netflix from February 16th.