INTENSE! Reaction to Kanye West – Come To Life

First time hearing and reacting to Kanye West “Come To Life”

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@al-hassan9200

3:54
"You better get some water" 🤓👆🏻

@stoutyy

Wait until they find out he has a song on the same album called "Up From The Ashes"

@milimomalambo7470

the best reaction to this song iv heard.

@veintitresveintitres4520

the song is about God, brilliant song!

@PuffCaliKush

This couple is confused…this meant to a New Born Kanye bro… stop saying Kim Kim Kim. Its GOD.

@Intskill

I think the magic of the video has a lot to with it being a live performance and still, the video team and audio team, as well as the performers getting it perfect. This is probably my favorite song on Donda, its so uplifting and triumphant whereas most songs about the same things would be depressing or self destructive. The chords and keys are *chefs kiss*. All these things are just a mirror on kanyes artistry over the last 20 years, man never settles for less.

@sus30t

You guys are so likeable ❤ great review

@slimpeter7144

"uncle right back to the pin"
"I'ma go back to the pen i think he means he's gonna go back to writing" 😭

@cajunscorpion

My favorite song off the album!!

@danielbennaton695

He says “Uncle right back to the pen”

@gabrielanderson4979

Kanye is a genius

@CryptopediaNetwork

@5:40 "uncle right back to the pen" means, uncle right back to the penitentiary (prison). lol not a pen to write with lmao

@niccolobetteto

one of Kanye's best song! It would be cool if you reacted to some more ye! great reaction btw

@cowboy4187

Cool video, i like your guys' content. Subbed

@Kyuzi

Can we talk about the fact that this music video was performed live at the final listening party for Donda?

no retakes, one take, and done live! pure artistry from a misunderstood genius.

@goosethemovie5037

If you ever do another kanye song a couple stand out of obvious listen. touch the sky, gold digger, through the wire. Personally, id say life of the partu ft andre3000

@jerryb5631

Ye has some great stuff throughout his career. Heaven and Hell, Moon, and 24 are some of my favorites off the Donda album.

@calfrye5343

Uncle back to the pen= Penitentiary!!!!!! 😂

@jams2399

Song makes me cry every time

@mrunknown164

People loved his songs without even listening in depth to his lyrics! Let alone they all did listen to the lyrics kanye a genius for real

@damilolaoni5981

Y'all should try through the wire for them to hear him rap

@dariusthomas6290

Through the wire- Kanye

@lyrysyst9370

What an amazing reaction by some dudes that could be my pops. love this stuff. and what a great commentary to music!

@nubnooblet

this music video is actually just footage from a 2hr live show he did to promote his new album donda, which this song is on. thats why it doesnt really fit the mold of a typical music video. watching this live was incredible

@yas1977

About setting in a scene for a long time, Beyoncé and Jay-z done this in Apeshit. I reccomend it for u guys!!

@thizzymarley93

Please do Kanye West Heaven or Hell..it’s visually brilliant

@michellemybelle2263

It's barely a music video it's actually his listening event. But it works.

@michellemybelle2263

That church is actually his childhood home with a cross on top.

@delorisson

No he's saying his uncle is going back to the penitentiary and he's worried about his aunts well being. Just a bar that shows people are going through tough things

@williammaggio6267

This song hits different

@jepex

React to lil durk !

@LordVader66

All i got to say is, Fuck Taylor Swift lol God i can't stand her or her music.

@wishtheyunderstoodme

was this all a live show?

@Meriale46

Not a big Kanye Fan... he's a better producer of videos than a singer and performer. (Thank God for autotune, his live performances are really bad... and not in a good way. He pretty much just talks through his songs instead of singing. He had gone a bit crazy for a while and now he's found, Jesus. (and that's a good thing) I think he lost it for a while when his mother died. They were very close and he loved her very much. I hope he pulls himself together. He deserves to be happy. This video is very deep because it shows how vulnerable he is at the moment but also that he's aware of it and is finding his strength again through Christ.




If you've never reacted to LeAnn Rimes you should. Her song "The Story" is well worth a listen. She has a powerhouse voice. Every bit as good as Celine Dion.

@TreeGod.

What’s crazy is that was live

@marvelous1689

Anybody who tries to say that this album trash. Just go and listen to simple ABC bubble gum rap without substance. This album is deep,fire in many ways. It's genius,Ye got back to his creativity.

@cuco978

Fire is a symbol of The Holy Spirit, as you could also hear the lady speaking in tongues in that scene.

@draco8418

Runaway from kayne west please

@draco8418

Runaway from kayne

@draco8418

Runaway by kayne

@nnnnnn496

"Pen" as in Penitentiary. Uncle Right back in the Pen, Tell me how aunty been.

@ThePakisoulja786

This song (and video) is a masterpiece. Kanye is a musical genius. As much as people may not like him as a person, as an artist you can’t deny how talented he is. Definitely check out more from Kanye. I recommend ‘24’ which is from the same album that Come to Life is, his latest album Donda.

@vitoorvieeira

do more kanye, do frank ocean blond, do more tyler, do carti

@QuinnMiller

You guys should do the Tyler the creator Tiny Desk concert he did with NPR

@wealldead

He’s always been religious in a sense

@jimmybarrett2682

That was shot live in front of a huge audience

@ZaneMazal

kanye is very religious

@adamzavacky4135

More Kanye

@uranomichiaruki1

I think the “pen” refers to uncle getting locked up in the penitentiary, and checking in on how auntie is doing without him.

Kanye frequently advocates for abolishing the 13th amendment

@al3xandrion

Guys, the one in white walking is the bride of the Lord Jesus Christ that represents the church. In this scene, while all the others that rejected God go the other way, the bride is on the way to her wedding(the church reunification with God the son, Jesus Christ in the day of the Lord in the apocalipse).

@mmaterialboyy8876

Top Tier Content​

@joshuanorris9785

Awesome. Can't wait for more Kanye!

@arturosantillana8870

Hey old dudes

@Dell-ol6hb

Yea Kanye's always been pretty openly religious ever since his first album, with Jesus Walks

@kingX777

Would be cool to see you guys listen to a whole album, especially Kanye. Dark twisted fantasy or 808s, you guys would enjoy it based on your reaction.

@sansgameplays8093

👏🏾👏🏾👏🏾👏🏾🇧🇷🙏🏾

@Flyest90

Just subscribed. Love when ppl actually give Kanye a listen with an opened mind. I hope you guys do more of his stuff. He is without a doubt the best artist of this generation.

@uhafeez

Attended the listening party in Chicago and saw this happen live. Was truly a breathtaking & unexpected moment. For further context, this truly was the first time Kim & Kanye had been seen together since their divorce

@theyhatecollin2131

Pleasseee do Runaway by Kanye.

@RyanTheTastyPizza

loved the reaction! Beautiful individuals!

@y4head84

Guys, the Bride in the video is the Bride described in the bible that one Jesus will come back for

@Jasim.s.b

this IS incredible comming from you guys thx

@TheSilentZebra64

Yall seem like dope guys but I looked at your channel and think you’re reacting to the wrong stuff. I think if you got deeper into rap your channel will see some dope numbers with the way you guys seem open minded to new art forms. You can just do better than the cringe pop stuff (not referring to this video ofc. this song is incredible)

@KPpivot

thanks for the reaction

@Kinsjeem

Uncle right back to the pen means his uncle right back in jail

@BlackHokage

Uncle back in the "pen" is jail guys 😄 then he's asking how auntie is because the uncle (her husband) isn't around. Doesn't mean the uncle is writing. But glad you enjoyed.

@4GENS

Cutest couple #pridemonth

@derrickdeon6302

I loved this reaction. I am a diehard Kanye fan and I love to see people discover his music. Although he has had some outburst and unpopular opinions he truly is a musical/creative genius. It was nice to see you come in with no pre judgements and really react to the video. You've gained a new fan here!

@akiman712

"This is getting whack" lmfao

@JoshhFlowers

Idk why YouTube put this in my recommended but glad they did 😀

@Activelightshows

Subscribed because of this video! Do more like this and ill be a happy camper lol

@mire_cs

"has he found religion?" i think its wild so many people think religious kanye is a "new kanye", ffs one of his breakout hits from his debut album was jesus walks ROFL

@gustavomcmillian7360

Could you react to “Sing for the Moment”?
It has a Aerosmith sample!

@2highagain

woulda loved it if when it ended they were like “… maybe he IS a genius”

@shadonseabrook3597

Look at the influence of Kanye at work, Well done!

@NanaOfFive5

I was there..on Soldier Field as a performer..it was amazing!🔥🔥🔥

@liamthompson8095

Kanye has a video and song called “only one” it’s a song sung from the perspective of his dead mother talking to him and his daughter from heaven, him and Paul McCartney came up with it

@evnoname7211

Listen to 24 and moon by Kanye

@micgreenson7308

Manifestation , heal your chakras good luck everyone love an light from Liverpool England

@chilout2496

You know you don’t listen to many when you say you never imagined that from him 😂😂

@mrsoya5481

You guys should watch "24" from the DONDA Album next

@xMiiDNiTe

this was such a cool reaction

@Eddietokens

Whew intense reaction to the video. Your pauses gave me a second to breathe! Haha

Great reaction video. Definitely subscribing.

@drpimpen

Beyoncé should’ve won that award

@8kingmiles26

This is one of the best comment sections on any video. 🙏🏾

@GuySmithSmoke

Jfc
READ THE LYRICS.

@GuySmithSmoke

The church/his house never burned down. Kanye walked outside on fire.

@GuySmithSmoke

The album is about his mother

@KNXUrbex

He says Uncle right back in the pen, not I’m right back to the pen. But good review!

@delreyyy1676

mad when she home, sad when she gone. 😔

@setheaton5466

3700 like

@gabeguthriemusic

Was there live, so fucking good. This song is incredible.

@lucaroy4069

Coming up through your child and surviving through hell is what the house, cross, and fire means… Kanye is always creating imagery of a new character with each album. We all change throughout life, but Kanye has the power to show that you can suffer and choose to be a better man as you age. We all learn, but we have a choice to learn and be better. It’s not about yourselves but the ones around you in the end. We have a choice but it’s time to come to life for everyone who hears this ❤️. I hope everyone can hear this from his lyrics.

@DWESENTERPRISE

One thing about Kanye... He's a very very passionate person to what he believes in. As you guys said what he did to Taylor Swift... For the average person, if we really thought someone was better, we'd shut up and go about our day. This dude's passion for music and what he believes, wouldn't let him shut up lol. Definitely wasn't right, but that's Kanye... He gonna tell it like it is. As for his music... He's top tier. Musical genius. While he does have his issues, when it comes to music and production, there is none other like him. Literally all his albums are golden! When I first heard Life Of Pablo, I didn't like it at all... No lie, it be on repeat now. It's one of my favorites from him. I went to his yezus concert here in Oakland, some years ago and I was in heaven. My two favorite... Kendrick Lamar and Kanye. They know how to throw a concert! Check out Kendrick Lamar - Good Kid Mad City album! Y'all won't be disappointed. It paints a picture while it tells a story!

@thedavislowery

Wish you talked about the song.

@chrisbuttner3115

Went back and watched all of your videos after being recommended this video by the algorithm. This is by far my favorite reaction from you guys. While I think the concept of two guys from an older generation reacting to this generation's music is solid, I think this video is your best one because this song has actual substance as opposed to just being a pop hit. These guys had some really interesting insight into not only the song but also the cinematography, which is what I really appreciated from the video. That's not to say you should completely go away from the pop reactions but I'd personally like to see more content along these lines. I'll make a few recommendations below:

Bo Burnham - Welcome to the Internet
Tyler the Creator - EARFQUAKE
Kendrick Lamar - ELEMENT.

Also, I love the editing. Adding the clips of the references the guys make is a simple addition that adds a ton of entertainment value.

@workgambit906

Liked your reaction! Kanye did another video called ‘24” you guys should check out

@notsbo

kanye burning himself and being in that burning room is the death of his old self

@willlovendahl2309

This was shot live during one of the album listening parties

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