Wilson wrote on Twitter: “Chris Atlas at Def Jam confirmed. Kanye West. New album. 6.18.13.”
Update: Wilson has backtracked from his initial tweet: “Clarity: Kanye West album release date has NOT been confirmed. Apologies to Chris Atlas.”
Earlier this week, New York City radio DJ Peter Rosenberg reported that the album was complete, and Wests record label Def Jam recently hosted a listening party. Rosenberg described the album as dark.