At just seven tracks and a length of over 21 minutes, the Kanye West-produced “Daytona” is short, but it packs a punch. Critics have universally praised the album for its focus and incisive writing and hailed it as the Virginia rapper’s best solo work outside of the hip-hop duo Clipse.
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