Kanye West is all the time within the headlines for some cause or one other. Earlier within the week, West was stirring controversy when he put Universal Music Group and Sony on blast for his report contract which the rapper seems to need out of.
Either method, Westside Gunn, a pal of Kanye’s, reportedly reached out to him to verify he’s doing alright. Earlier within the morning as we speak, Kanye unleashed a firestorm of social media posts wherein he took intention on the Forbes CCO, Randall Lane.
In addition to receiving a brief ban from Twitter, Kanye touched on the injustices of the music business, together with the rights of the artist to personal their grasp recordings, that are virtually by no means granted to them until they pay a major quantity.
While not many individuals have loved Kanye’s habits over the previous few months, most within the music business seems to agree with Kanye on his take of the music enterprise.
Just obtained off the cellphone with bro @kanyewest there actually stopping his Tweets SMH 😤 this shit has to STOP!!!!!!! solely GOD can provide u that kindve of energy to talk they usually don’t like that shit 🙅🏽♂️
— WESTSIDEGUNN (@WESTSIDEGUNN) September 16, 2020
Westside Gunn confirmed this week that he obtained off the cellphone with the rapper. He says it was true that Kanye had been banned for a number of days from Twitter. Regardless of his social media posting schedule, Westside Gunn voiced his help.
The artist wrote that what Kanye was doing was for the larger good, and it was solely when an individual spoke out towards the injustice that social sharing platforms select to silence them.
Reportedly, Twitter briefly banned Kanye as a result of he outed the Forbes CCO’s private info, together with his mobile phone quantity which is towards the corporate’s phrases and situations.
While many may consider he was banned for talking out towards a perceived injustice, social media customers famous how he merely transgressed Twitter’s phrases and situations.
Westside Gunn has come to bat for Kanye earlier than, albeit controversially. Amid his firestorm of tweets concerning his household and his presidential marketing campaign, Westside Gunn got here out to say that Kanye was dwelling in crazy-land among the many Kardashians.
In truth, Westside Gunn appeared to insinuate that the household was insane as a result of Bruce Jenner transitioned into Caitlyn Jenner.