Kid Cudi Uses Usain Bolt's Olympic Win to Announce New Album Completion

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Kid Cudi performs on stage during Lollapalooza 2015 at Grant Park on Aug. 1, 2015 in Chicago.  

A lot of people were freaking out and celebrating Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt's historic three-peat in the men's 100m sprint on Sunday night. But only Kid Cudi used the occasion to confirm the completion of a new album. "Albums finished," Cudi wrote under a tweet featuring an image of Bolt streaking to his third 100 win in a row. 

 

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