• "Yikes" is a song by American rapper Kanye West. It was released as the lead single from West's eighth studio album, Ye (2018), on June 11, 2018.
From the Album
• Kanye West celebrates his eighth No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart (dated June 16, 2018), as Ye opens with 205,000 equivalent album units, according to Nielsen Music, all seven tracks from the set debut in the top 40 of the Billboard Hot 100. The song debuted at number 8 on the US Billboard Hot 100 upon the release of Ye, before being released as a single.
• Billboard said, "Kanye West presents a haunting hymn on "Yikes," which landed in the No. 8 spot its first week on the Billboard Hot 100 this week. With echoing voices and a chilling bass, 'Ye talks about tweaking on drugs in light of his opioid addiction, which he came clean about last month."
• "Yikes" charted at US Billboard Hot 100 No. 8; US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard) No. 7; and US Hot Rap Songs (Billboard) No. 6 as of June 16, 2018.
June 11, 2018
Kanye West, Mike Dean, James Mbarack Achieng, Ayub Ogada, Aubrey Graham, Cydel Young, Dexter Mills, Danielle Balbuena, Jordan Jenks, Asten Harris, Malik Yusef
West, Dean (co., Pi'erre Bourne, Apex Martin
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