Watching The Throne: The 12 Steps Jay-Z and Kanye West Took To Create A Classic Collab Album


Step 1: Shortly after working together on the posse cut, “Monster,” in late August 2010, Kanye West jumped on Twitter and announced that he would be teaming up with Jay-Z to release a five-song EP called Watch The Throne. Originally, “Monster” was set to be one of the songs included on WTT as was the remix to Kanye’s single, “Power.”