A live version of 'Heartless' surfaced earlier this week, now here's a CD quality snippet of the track from Kanye West's upcoming album '808's and Heartbreak.'

Yes, he uses the vocoder. Obviously he's trying to be the next Coldplay instead of the next Jay-Z, and yeah it's going to work for him- but is it wrong if we kind of like this for what it is? It's not like he was going to keep rapping about being a college dropout forever (thank god)!

Check out 'Heartless' here ...they're nuking the links fast so get it while it's hot!