After Kanye West‘s surprise appearance at the Aahh Festival this past weekend, a private listening session of sorts was held backstage. Kanye West reportedly played about 22 new songs for Common and Dave Chappelle, who also were both part of the Aahh Festival in Chicago.

Some Kanye West fans made it backstage as well…and quickly took to social media to describe the greatness.

Kashif, another Kanye West fan who was at the private listening heard the 22 news songs. Kanye West fans from KanyeToThe contacted him and asked him about Kanye‘s new music. This is what he had to say…

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The material played which is described as a mix of Kanye West‘s 808’s & Heartbreak sound, with a little Cruel Summer, plus something completely new is likely for his new album. Right now the 2 big mainstream features haven’t been revealed.

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We’ll keep you updated about Kanye West‘s next album, as more is revealed.