However, this time, he confused his fans, followers, and the entire Twitter community by throwing his MAGA hat into the ring against Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden. “We must now realize the promise of America by trusting God, unifying our vision and building our future,” the rapper tweeted. “I am running for president of the United States.
Apropos of nothing, Kanye went pretty hard for his wife in June when Kardashian apparently crossed over into billionaire status. “I am so proud of my beautiful wife Kim Kardashian West for officially becoming a billionaire,” he tweeted. “You've weathered the craziest storms and now God is shining on you and our family.
Obviously, there was plenty of Twitter discourse following Kanye's announcement, from exhausted protests to pleas for the world to ignore the tweet to enthusiastic support from Elon Musk! “It's amazing how many super qualified women candidates we've had and they get drummed out or drop out.
However, the person Kanye really needs to speak out on his behalf is his own wife, Kim Kardashian, who has 65. 5 million followers on Twitter and a whopping 178 million followers on Instagram.
Kim Kardashian's reaction to Kanye West's presidential candidacy announcement was pretty subtle. https://t.co/ixnz9KTSY1— Glamour (@glamourmag) July 5, 2020