A Complete History of Kanye West's Movie and TV References

Blades of Glory in "Niggas in Paris" (2011)

Reference: Audio sample from the movie

Clips from Will Ferrell's ice skating comedy serve as both the intro and interlude for the monstrous and ubiquitous Watch the Throne single, which Jay-Z admits was solely Kanye's idea. Why Blades and not one of Ferrell's more appreciated films? No one knows, but it does indeed get the people going.

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