You’lll remember back in June the rapper penned a defiant song called, err, ‘I am God’ about being snubbed by a fashion designer. The story goes that a few days before Paris Fashion Week last September, the rapper was invited to a top-notch catwalk show, but it was on one condition: he could not attend any other shows. Uh oh. So what did Kanye do? He went into the studio and got pay back as he told Interview Magazine: ‘Cause its like, Yo! Nobody can tell me where I can and cant go.
Kanye West compares himself to Michael Jackson, declares he’s the ‘number one rock star on the planet’
Rap is the new rock and roll. We are the rockstars. Its been like that for a minute, Hedi Slimane. Its been like that for a minute. We the biggest rockstars, and Im the biggest of all of them. Just so were all clear, the most prominent civil rights movement this country has ever seen saw people hosed, beaten to within an inch of their life by the police, lynched and systematically separated from any chance at a decent life because of the color of their skin, and Kanye West just equated that with fashion designers in Rome not liking his idea for leather jogging pants.
‘She can love me without asking for money’: Kanye West on why Kim Kardashian is his ‘everything’ in candid new interview
He previously made the same complaints about not being taken seriously as an innovator, comparing himself to crossover celebrities such as Michael Jordan and Steve Jobs in a New York Times interview in June. RELATED: KANYE WEST SLAMS SELLOUTS IN RANT AT PUSHA TS PARTY Now, West says the only other entertainer on his level was Michael Jackson . “I would not be Kanye West if it wasn’t for Michael Jackson,” he said. But the compliment to the King of Pop was slightly backhanded. “I was able to ascend to massive heights,” he said.
Scroll down for video True love: Kanye West said Kim Kardashian’s great wealth means she can love him ‘without asking for money’ in a new BBC Radio 1 interview which aired Monday ‘She’s everything to me’: Kanye said Kim has given him family and a support system, pictured in LA in May ‘She gave me everything. She gave me a family. She gave me a support system,’ he said of the 32-year-old Keeping Up With The Kardashians star. The music star also spoke about the couple’s baby North West, stating that in a few years, his three-month-old daughter should be paid every time her image is sold by a photographer. ‘”You see all these cheques you’re getting age six because people are taking your picture, you don’t have to worry about a thing ever again just because people want to take your picture, and I made that happen Nori,”‘ he said.
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While Kardashian has been accused of being an opportunist by some in the past, West insists that their relationship has nothing to do with monetary gain. “She gave me everything. She gave me a support system,” West told BBC Radio 1 recently. “She’s in a powerful enough situation that she could love me without asking for money, which is really hard for me to find.” West decided to get candid about Kardashian helping http://www.kardashiansextaped.com him deal with the loss of his mother on the Kris Jenner show last month. Jenner, the 57-year-old talk show host and mother to Kardashian, welcomed the rapper on the finale of her six week talk show pilot. After West’s mother, Donda West, passed away in 2007 during a cosmetic surgical procedure, he has spoken very little about his grieving process.However, the rapper opened up to Jenner about how her daughter and their new baby girl North West was changing his outlook on things.
Kanye West Says Kim Kardashian Does Not Want His Money
However, West decided to take a chance and rake in a little profit on the home. Failing to sell over a few months, the price was dropped and the place was re-listed for $3.3 million. On March 5, it was reported that West had finally snagged a buyer for his home. However, the home went in and out of escrow within a matter of weeks and returned to the open listing market with the same price tag. Sometime earlier in September, the home was de-listed briefly. Records at Redfin still show that the home is not for sale.