Kanye West and his company entered the Tower around 9:30 ET Tuesday morning. The Yeezy rapper, who reemerged a week ago in Los Angeles taking after a hospitalization, did not answer columnists’ inquiries. His better half, Kim Kardashian West, was not with him.
Around 30 minutes after the fact, West and Trump re-rose in the anteroom, where they postured for photographs. In any case, the rapper declined to answer inquiries regarding the motivation behind his visit, saying, “I simply need to take a photo at this moment.”
Trump later told the press that he had quite recently talked “life” with West, whom he called a companion and a “decent man.” West, 39, brought about contention a month ago when he freely proclaimed that, had he voted in the 2016 presidential race by any stretch of the imagination, he would have voted in favor of Donald Trump. That revelation from West, who once said that “George Bush couldn’t care less about dark individuals” amid a 2005 pledge drive for Hurricane Katrina casualties, stunned and infuriated a hefty portion of his fans.
At that November show, West said that he’s “happy Trump enlivened racists to uncover themselves” and that he’s as yet contemplating running for president in 2020, an announcement he made in August of 2015 at the MTV Video Music Awards. West likewise lauded the force of music to bring together individuals after a polarizing decision, saying, “I’m not asking y’all on your sentiments on who’s better, yet there are individuals who voted in favor of either side that meet up for music.”
Days taking after his disputable comments West cut a Sacramento show off, yet not before getting out Beyoncé and tending to Jay Z: “Call me, bra, despite everything you ain’t call me. Jay Z, I know you got executioners, kindly don’t send them at my head. Simply call me. Converse with me like a man,” he said. The accompanying 21 remaining visit dates on West’s Saint Pablo visit were drop not long after.
On Nov. 21 West was hospitalized to be dealt with for weariness and drying out. He spent over a week at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, including Thanksgiving, and was discharged to proceed with treatment on an outpatient premise. On Dec. 9 West was spotted at a West Hollywood exhibition hall, donning recently blonde hair, making his trek to Trump Tower his second open appearance since the hospitalization.
West is not by any means the only VIP to have gone by Trump Tower since the move started. Leonardo DiCaprio, a blunt natural promoter, met with Trump and his girl Ivanka a week ago to give a presentation on how renewable vitality could make employments.