West also speaks to his mother, expressing his need for her.Momma, I need you to tuck me in
I done made some mistakes and they rubbed it in
I know you and grandma had enough for them
Why I gotta be so stubborn then?
West previously addressed his mother on his 2005 song "Hey Mama
," where he tells her how proud he is of her. Donda West used it as her ringtone on her cellphone. Other Kanye West songs about his mother include:
2008 "Coldest Winter
," Kanye's graveside eulogy for his late mom.
2011 "Mama's Boyfriend
" where he talks about his mother's love interests after she divorced his father when Kanye was three years old.
2014 "Only One
," a collaboration with Paul McCartney that came out of the pair bonding over the losses of their mothers.