"XTCY" made headlines for some eye-brow raising lyrics. At one point, Kanye raps, "You got sick thoughts? I got more of 'em. You got a sister-in-law you'd smash? I got four of 'em."
Ye doubled down on the controversial line by featuring his wife's family in the cover art for the song. The image features depictions of Kim Kardashian, Khloé Kardashian, Kylie Jenner, Kendall Jenner, and Kourtney Kardashian.