July 08, 2020
Kanye West has said he no longer considers himself a supporter of Donald Trump, in his first interview about his own plans to run for US president.
Kanye West Reveals Hes No Longer A Donald Trump Supporter In New Interview About Presidential Hopes
The controversial Rapper has been talking about running for president in 2020 for almost five years, first declaring it during his acceptance speech at the MTV VMAs in 2015.
Over the weekend, he made headlines when he repeated his intention to run for office on Twitter, and has now spoken to Forbes about his political ambitions, as well as his past endorsement of Donald Trump.
Kanye told the magazine he no longer supports Trump, declaring: “I am taking the red hat off, with this interview.”“One of the main reasons I wore the red hat as a protest to the segregation of votes in the Black community,” he explained. “Also, other than the fact that I like Trump hotels and the saxophones in the lobby.”
Explaining his past support of Trump, Kanye – who runs weekly Christian gatherings dubbed the Sunday Service – claimed that the US leader is the “closest president we’ve had in years to allowing God to still be part of the conversation”.In more alarming parts of the interview, Kanye also shared his own anti-vaccine sentiments (“that’s the mark of the beast… they want to do all kinds of things, to make it where we can’t cross the gates of heaven”) and anti-abortion stance (“Planned Parenthoods have been placed inside cities by white supremacists to do the Devil’s work”).
On his political ambitions, Kanye said he’ll be running as an independent candidate under the new banner of the Birthday Party, and has been receiving guidance from Elon Musk, who endorsed his run for president on Twitter on Sunday morning.
He also said that “if Trump wasn’t there”, he would run as a Republican candidate.
Despite having been among Trump’s most vocal supporters, in 2018 Kanye tweeted that he would be “distancing himself from politics”, claiming his name had been used to “spread messages I don’t believe in”.READ MORE: Piers Morgan Begs Kanye West Not To Run For US Presidency Sharon Osbourne Left Unimpressed By Kanye West's Twitter Post About Kim K's Billionaire Status La Roux Singer Claims She Witnessed 'Upsetting' Behaviour From Kanye West
Related Stories
Latest News
Top news around the world
Coronavirus Disease

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a newly discovered coronavirus.

Most people infected with the COVID-19 virus will experience mild to moderate respiratory illness and recover without requiring special treatment. Older people, and those with underlying medical problems like cardiovascular disease, diabetes, chronic respiratory disease, and cancer are more likely to develop serious illness.

Around the World

Celebrity News

> Latest News in Media

Watch It
Jenna Dewan: Channing Tatum ‘wasn’t available’ after I gave birth to Everly | Page Six
August 03, 2021
pkS5yBjVI08
Top 5 reasons you need to watch 'The Real Housewives of Potomac' | Page Six Celebrity News
August 02, 2021
lJmuiwtEdt4
Kit Harington ‘really happy’ he went to rehab after ‘Game of Thrones’ | Page Six Celebrity News
August 02, 2021
4JOAMOzRsFc
"Bachelorette" Break Up, Kim's Resting Beach Face & Diddy Trolling Bennifer?
August 03, 2021
ZXexBepqk7o
"So Freakin’ Cheap" Secrets, "Love After Lockup" Drama & More
August 03, 2021
S6GDu1pwwkI
Netflix's "Vivo" Official Trailer
August 03, 2021
qF7nTbMDC8A
'Cake Boss' Buddy Valastro Says Gigi Hadid Cried When They Met | TMZ
August 03, 2021
DnU3OXF-s8U
The Weeknd is Sober ... Kind of |TMZ TV
August 03, 2021
pJADE39u87M
Britney Spears Befriends a Pig While Vacationing in Hawaii | TMZ TV
August 03, 2021
2xmdCOFolo0
Jennifer Hudson's Favorite Aretha Franklin Performances
August 04, 2021
c5h-QOlBaxw
Terry Crews - Hollywood Walk of Fame Ceremony - Live Stream
July 30, 2021
VbmVHAEBz-w
Comcast's Q2 Beats Wall Street's Expectations
July 29, 2021
401AYi2eNCc
TV Schedule
Late Night Show
Watch the latest shows of U.S. top comedians

Sports

Latest sport results, news, videos, interviews and comments
Latest Events
19
Nov
ASIAN CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Group H
Sydney FC - Shanghai SIPG
17
Nov
UEFA NATIONS LEAGUE A: Group Stage
Spain - Germany
14
Nov
UEFA NATIONS LEAGUE A: Group Stage
Germany - Ukraine
08
Nov
ENGLAND: Premier League
Manchester City - Liverpool
08
Nov
ENGLAND: Premier League
Arsenal - Aston Villa
08
Nov
SPAIN: La Liga
Valencia - Real Madrid
08
Nov
ITALY: Serie A
AC Milan - Verona
08
Nov
ENGLAND: Premier League
West Bromwich Albion - Tottenham Hotspur
08
Nov
ITALY: Serie A
Bologna - Napoli
08
Nov
ITALY: Serie A
Genoa - Roma
08
Nov
ITALY: Serie A
Atalanta - Inter Milan
08
Nov
ITALY: Serie A
Lazio - Juventus
08
Nov
GERMANY: Bundesliga
Bayer Leverkusen - Borussia Monchengladbach
08
Nov
ENGLAND: Premier League
Leicester City - Wolves
08
Nov
GERMANY: Bundesliga
Wolfsburg - Hoffenheim
08
Nov
SPAIN: La Liga
Real Valladolid - Athletic Bilbao
08
Nov
SPAIN: La Liga
Levante - Alaves
08
Nov
SPAIN: La Liga
Real Sociedad - Granada CF
08
Nov
ITALY: Serie A
Torino - Crotone
08
Nov
SPAIN: La Liga
Getafe - Villarreal
07
Nov
GERMANY: Bundesliga
Borussia Dortmund - Bayern Munich
07
Nov
ENGLAND: Premier League
Everton - Manchester United
07
Nov
ENGLAND: Premier League
Chelsea - Sheffield United
07
Nov
SPAIN: La Liga
Atletico Madrid - Cadiz
07
Nov
SPAIN: La Liga
Barcelona - Real Betis
07
Nov
GERMANY: Bundesliga
Augsburg - Hertha Berlin
07
Nov
GERMANY: Bundesliga
Stuttgart - Eintracht Frankfurt
07
Nov
GERMANY: Bundesliga
RB Leipzig - SC Freiburg
07
Nov
ENGLAND: Championship
Rotherham - Preston NE
07
Nov
ITALY: Serie A
Parma - Fiorentina
07
Nov
ENGLAND: Championship
Watford - Coventry
07
Nov
ENGLAND: Championship
Norwich City - Swansea City
07
Nov
ENGLAND: Championship
Blackburn - QPR
07
Nov
ENGLAND: Championship
Derby County - Barnsley
07
Nov
ENGLAND: Championship
Huddersfield - Luton
07
Nov
ENGLAND: Championship
Nottingham Forest - Wycombe Wanderers
07
Nov
ENGLAND: Premier League
West Ham United - Fulham
07
Nov
ENGLAND: Championship
Sheffield Wednesday - Millwall
07
Nov
ENGLAND: Championship
Brentford - Middlesbrough
07
Nov
ENGLAND: Championship
Birmingham - Bournemouth
07
Nov
SPAIN: La Liga
Sevilla - Osasuna
07
Nov
ITALY: Serie A
Benevento - Spezia
07
Nov
ENGLAND: Premier League
Crystal Palace - Leeds
04
Nov
CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Group stage, Group G
Ferencvaros - Juventus
04
Nov
CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Group stage, Group G
Barcelona - Dynamo K.
03
Nov
CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Group stage, Group A
Salzburg - Bayern Munich
03
Nov
CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Group stage, Group D
Atalanta - Liverpool
Find us on Instagram
at @feedimo to stay up to date with the latest.
Featured Video You Might Like
zWJ3MxW_HWA L1eLanNeZKg i1XRgbyUtOo -g9Qziqbif8 0vmRhiLHE2U JFCZUoa6MYE UfN5PCF5EUo 2PV55f3-UAg W3y9zuI_F64 -7qCxIccihU pQ9gcOoH9R8 g5MRDEXRk4k
Copyright © 2020 Feedimo. All Rights Reserved.