Kanye West defends professional-Trump sentiments in new song

Donald Trump and Kanye West Symbol copyright Getty Pictures Symbol caption Donald met Kanye in 2016

After every week of controversial Twitter postings, Kanye West has defended his fortify of the u.s. president in a brand new music.

The monitor Ye vs. The Folks sees the star trading lyrics with fellow-rapper T.I., who takes him to activity over his enhance of Donald Trump.

“You representin’ dudes who seem crude and cold-hearted,” argues T.I., including that West is emboldening “white supremacy”.

But the celebrity stands his floor, insisting that he is “preventing for the folk”.

Alluding to a photo he posted of himself dressed in Donald Trump’s famous Make The Us Nice Again baseball cap, West raps: “Dressed In the hat will display people that we are equal.”

Alternatively, West has come in for criticism from fellow musicians, together with his family member and former protégé John Legend.

Legend pleaded with the rapper not allow his strengthen for Trump tarnish his “legacy” in a private text message, which West later posted online.

Image copyright Getty Pictures Image caption T.I. stated on social media that he may not ‘give up’ on West

Sooner Than the release of Ye vs. The Folks, West trolled his enthusiasts by means of freeing some other track – Elevate Yourself – filled with nonsense lyrics.

The observe opens with a sped-up sample of the 1973 Amnesty music Liberty, a soulful name to hands that states, “we need to try for extra liberty”.

However, West’s sole contribution was once a verse built around the lyrics: “Poopy-di scoop / Scoop-diddy-whoop / Whoop-di-scoop-di-poop.”

the two releases are West’s first new track due to the fact that 2016’s Life Of Pablo album.

He has hinted he’ll liberate a brand new album on 1 June, adopted per week later through a collaborative report with Kid Cudi.

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