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Kanye is backtracking on comments that WAVES will be “the greatest album of the life” and now says it will just be "one of the greatest albums, not the greatest.” The decision to add a little modesty to the bold proclamation was apparently made out of respect to the legendary artists who inspired him.  

‘Ye shouted out those influences, including Marvin GayeQ-TipLauryn HillJimi HendrixPuff DaddyJay ZStevie WonderMichael Jackson, Tupac and more on Twitter on Tuesday night. He’s dedicated this next project to his musical heroes, saying, “So many musicians touch my life and made me who I am… I want to make something great to honor my idols.” 

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