Rapper debuts song online...
Jason Gregory

09:34 20th August 2010

More about:

Jay-Z gives a shout out to Guns N' Roses frontman Axl Rose on a remix of Kanye West's new single 'Power'.

The rapper appears on the track, which West debuted on his blog earlier today (August 20), alongside Swizz Beatz.


Referring to Rose, Jay-Z raps: “F*ck all these labels, f*ck what everybody wants from you. They're trying to Axl Rose you, welcome to the jungle.”

West goes on the rap about the ongoing war in Iraq during the song, which also features a sample of Snap's 'I've Got The Power'.

MORE: Katy Perry To Justin Bieber...The Hottest Collaborations Of Summer 2010

'Power' is the first song to be taken from West's as-yet-untitled new studio album, which is due out in November.

You can hear the 'Power' remix below courtesy of Some Kind Of Awesome:

Meanwhile, West has also completed work on a remix of Justin Bieber's 'Runaway Love'.

MORE: Jay-Z Beats Eminem, Dr Dre, Lil Wayne To Top Rapper Rich List.

The Richest Rappers In Music

  • No. 10: Kanye West, $12 million

  • No. 9: Pharrell Williams, $13 million

  • No. 8: Timbaland, $14 million

  • No. 7: Snoop Dogg, $15 million

  • No. 6: Ludacris, $16 million

  • No. 5: Dr. Dre, $17 million

  • No. 4: Lil Wayne, $20 million

  • No. 3: Akon, $21 million

  • No. 2: Diddy, $30 million

  • No. 1: Jay-Z, $63 million

Issue Four of the Gigwise Print magazine is on pre-order now! Order here.

More about:


Photo: WENN.com