Don’t mess with Kanye West. The self-proclaimed mama’s boy stands up for the most important woman in his life—his mother—on “Mama’s Boy,” a leftover from his Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy recording sessions. You may remember seeing him first debut the soulful song on top of a cafeteria table at Facebook’s headquarters last summer.
A 5-year-old Yeezy, who remained fly in Superman pajamas back in the day, reflects on being the only man worthy of his mother’s love and how he’s turned out to be one of the men he despised. “I never liked you ni**as, who knew one day I’d be just like you ni**as?” he raps. Alrrright!