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Jay Electronica has been uncharacteristically noisy lately. We’ve already enjoyed a hilarious and candid Twitter Q&A from the rapper this month, and over the weekend, he took to both YouTube and the popular KanyeToThe forum to field more questions from eager fans.

Jay shared his thoughts on Kanye West’s Yeezus, his favorite OutKast album and his favorite verse among other things. Obviously it didn’t take long for his near-mythical Act II album to crop up, and Jay kindly obliged with a few details. “I promise you its [sic] coming this year and I’m about to heat the game up and charge the particles so high,” he told one fan.

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On the rumored Act II tracklisting that surfaced a few years ago:

“slightly different but only by a few centimetres and a few new records.”

On album delay:

“its been me. life etc. Jay and the Label never press me about it or hinder me. Full support and love. Ive just been away on my own accord. again, we are in THE TURN.”

On his favorite verse:

“better in tune. is my favourite verse to date. That and the one i spit on Mac Miller’s album. But that one is for selfish reasons.”

On Yeezus:

“i loved it, but the media crucified him and slandered him because of the content and his outspokenness on many things. Then the sheeple started saying it was wack like a mantra after a few so-called tastemakers said it. the end.”

On working with Kanye:

“indeed. we spent about a week together in london before he moved to paris during the WTT days, but id like to get back in w him for a few more go’s. I love Kanye.”

On his favorite OutKast album:


[via HHNM]

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