Kanye West thrown by Jimmy Kimmel's Donald Trump question

Tabitha Dunn
August 11, 2018

West was speechless, however, when Kimmel asked him if he thought Mr Trump cared about black people.

"I'll murder these n**gas on that lyrical shit/ Mayonnaise colored Benz, I push Miracle Whips/ I copped a new set of rims, nubuck Timmies/ I wear a size 12, my vehicle wear 20s/Momma, why they won't just let me live my life?" That's what makes us individuals.

Kardashian West visited the White House earlier this year to urge Trump to commute the life sentence of Alice Marie Johnson.

The late-night host then transitioned to this: "You so famously and so powerfully said, 'George [W.] Bush doesn't care about black people.' It makes me wonder what makes you think that Donald Trump does or any people at all".

But the jokes stopped when West brought up the backlash he faced when he threw his support behind Trump a few months ago.

When Kimmel joked that "all people need to do is get on TV", West responded with a serious answer.

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"It represented overcoming fear and doing what you felt no matter what anyone said, and saying, "You can't bully me".

Jimmy Kimmel asked Ye if his attitudes towards women had changed drastically since having his daughter, North West. "We never approached taking medication".

Kimmel is a well-known harsh critic of the current president while West has long expressed his support of Trump, at one point even going so far as to call Trump his "brother" in a tweet. "I think that you should take these violent thoughts and place your energies somewhere a little more productive", he said. "That's what makes Ye", Kanye added - Watch the full interview below! The segment follows an explosive interview with the rapper in May on TMZ, in which he sparked outrage after saying that 400 years of slavery "sounds like a choice".

West: "I'm into designing". "Blacked is my favorite category".

"My bride wears gloves in the pool because she hates the feeling of pruney fingertips on skin", he told Jimmy Kimmel. "Let's break down the categories." he laughed. So I am talking with my ring and I talk with my hands a lot so I am talking, and I just see him looking at my ring and his face would just get heartbroken.

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