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Did Kanye West give TD Garden its biggest house party ever?

Kanye West performed Saturday night at TD Garden.

Josh Reynolds for the Boston Globe

Kanye West performed Saturday night at TD Garden.

Kanye threw what might possibly have been TD Garden’s biggest house party on Saturday night.

Performing from atop a floating island customized with flashing lights, there’s only one word to describe Yeezy’s performance: fire.

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Burning through more than 30 songs , West riled up concertgoers, many of whom were clad in “The Life of Pablo” gear.

For those of us who couldn’t snag a ticket, social media graciously provided snippets to snack on — showing stunning, and sometimes gravity-defying, scenes.

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Two days before the show, TD Garden posted an “[i]mportant [u]pdate from Live Nation” on the concert’s event page, stating that “[d]ue to the extraordinary production of the Kanye West Saint Pablo Tour 2016,” doors would open at p.m. and there would be no opening act.

The message ended with the announcement that as a result of “spectacular staging of the show,” additional tickets had become available.

With West’s floating platform, it’s easy to see where they got the space.

Photos, videos, and tweets from Kanye West’s performance:

Runaway as fast as you can... #saintpablotour #kanyewest

A photo posted by Stephen C. Atkinson (@scatkinson) on

#kanye #yeezus #saintpablo #saintpablotour #pablo #yeezy

A video posted by Vladi Baskakov (@smiletonik) on

Pretty dope night #tdgarden #boston #yeezy #kanye #freebrady @deandrukker

A photo posted by Peter Schonberg (@commanderschonberg) on

I felt like Pablo #kanyewest #saintpablotour

A photo posted by Chris Webb (@webb_md) on

Epic. #saintpablotour

A photo posted by @machomeng6 on

Globe correspondent Maura Johnston contributed to this report. Aimee Ortiz can be reached at aimee.ortiz@globe.com. Follow her on Twitter @aimee_ortiz.
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