Kanye West multi-part documentary coming to Netflix

Jesse Williams

By Jesse Williams

Jesse Williams

7 Apr 2021

A Kanye West documentary, 21 years in the making will find its way to your screen later this year after a $30 million deal for the doc was signed with Netflix.

The rumoured 2-part documentary created by Clarence “Coodie” Simmons and Chike Ozah, better known as music video duo Coodie & Chike, reported by Billboard doesn’t have a release date just yet.

Kanye also does not have creative control over it. Coodie first started filming the series in the 90s however it is Asia’s that he has given the creators his blessing.

The documentary is expected to capture the raw and happy moments from Kanye’s life, his rise and some of the falls of the rapper as well as highlighting Coodie’s and Kanye’s relationship over the years. 

Reports also suggest the documentary could touch on Kanye’s mother, Donda West’s death. It will also see the shift in the rapper’s career as he turns towards the fashion industry and decides to run for Presidency.