See Me Now

Album: Dark Twisted Fantasy (2010)

Songfacts®:

  • This is the second single from American hip hop artist Kanye West's fifth studio album, Dark Twisted Fantasy. The Chicago artist offered the tune as a free download to fans.
  • The song was produced by Lex Luger ("MC Hammer") and West's long-time collaborator No I.D.
  • This string-laden throwback soul cut features Beyoncé and American R&B singer Charlie Wilson. During an interview on August 11, 2010 with New York radio station WQHT (Hot 97), West said he'd just completed recording the song. "Beyoncé finished those vocals at 5am this morning," he said.

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