Coming off the critically acclaimed Jay-Z collab albums Watch the Throne, Kanye West has just announced the release date for his Def Jam Unplugged album. . The Unplugged album release date is May 29.This spring/summer should be a big time for Kanye West. . . The collaboration album of his record label, G.O.O.D Music, is also set to drop around the same time, although no release date has been set for that yet.