The song “Heartless” is a single by American rapper Kanye West, released in 2008. It was the first single from his fourth studio album, 808s & Heartbreak. The song was a huge commercial success, reaching number two on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart and number one on the UK Singles Chart. The song has been certified triple platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America.
Overview of Heartless Song
“Heartless” is a mid-tempo hip-hop song with a minimalist production. The song is composed of minimalistic synths and a sparse drum beat. The song is built around the chorus, which features a vocal sample of “Heartless”, a song by rapper The-Dream. The song also features a sample of “My Way”, a song by rapper T.I. The lyrics of the song are about West’s feelings of betrayal and heartache and his struggles with his emotions.
Full Lyrics of Heartless Song