Kanye West takes over Madison Square Garden for the release of his new collection and album

Kanye West debuts his new Yeezy Season 3 collection and a new album during New York Fashion Week: The Shows.

NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES (FEBRUARY 11, 2016) (REUTERS) – STORY: Rapper Kanye West combined his talents by releasing his new album and Yeezy Season 3 collection at Madison Square Garden on the first day of New York Fashion Week: The Shows on Thursday (February 11).

West’s wife, Kim Kardashian, and most of his in-laws sat front row for the show that featured 1,200 extras, video montages, and an appearance by supermodel Naomi Campbell.

During the event the rapper played tracks from his new release “The Life Of Pablo” (T.L.O.P.) explaining to the crowd it is a gospel album.

Models stood on platforms dressed in oversized jackets in both earth tone and pops of orange and yellow.

Before the show ended West thanked his wife and family for their support.

The show was live streamed on Tidal, which said in a press release that over 20 million people attempted to watch the stream.

New York Fashion Week: The Shows will run from February 11-18.