🔥What Kanye West taught me over the past decade 🔥

Shakeel Mohamed
Jan 27, 2017 · 2 min read
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Kanye’s energy in it’s purest form (Credit Getty Images)

I was recently reflecting on my sources of inspiration over the past few years. They’re always changing, but one man has been on that list as long as I can remember: Kanye West. If you’re not a fan, I urge you to read on as you might be surprised by what I came up with.

My favorite Kanye quote by far:

“I already graduated, and you can live through anything if Magic made it!”

I cannot describe the euphoria I felt hearing him rap those words live at Key Arena last year, the same building I graduated from Seattle University!!!

He’s referencing Magic Johnson living with HIV since 1991 — the same year I was born. NO COINCIDENCE.

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The night I got to see Kanye live for the first time: October 19, 2016. (Credit: my instagram)

From his music, interviews, and rants here’s a few things I’ve learned over the past decade:


Who inspires you? Leave a comment below, and 💚 this post so others can find it.

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