You want a peek into the mind of Kanye West? Take a stroll down his Twitter (@ kanyewest) page. ‘Ye is known to skip red carpet interviews, but he’ll go to the mean streets of Twitter to tell us how it is. On one day Kanye drops hints on upcoming projects and on the next he takes us aboard his train of thought. His tweets are frantic, revealing and most importantly, entertaining.
In celebration of Kanye West’s 35th birthday, we’ve gathered some of his most memorable tweets — a’la our friends’ New York Magazine’s Approval Matrix — and ranked them within four categories that we think best protray the Kanye we’ve grown to love: emo, ego, genius and obnoxious.