July 3, 2016


Kanye West's 'The Life of Pablo' Stumped Everybody on 'Jeopardy!'

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Six months after its release, Kanye West's The Life of Pablo is a cultural flashpoint in its own right. But despite all of the record's criticism and gushing praise, it's not very prominent in the minds of trivia experts on Jeopardy!

TLOP was the answer to a question posed by host Alex Trebek on the show Friday night, and it completely stumped the contestants. 

The $600 question was part of the "I'd Like to Thank" category, and for any Yeezy-diehard, was an obvious allusion to TLOP: “Kanye West for giving us so many different versions to choose from of this early 2016 album.”

According to The Fader, this wasn't Yeezy's Jeopardy debut. In February, the show cited Kanye's self-described "God Name" for another question:

To see Kanye before any of his material provided 'Jeopardy' fodder, check out our archival interview with the rapper below: