American rapper, Kanye West declares plans to run for president in 2024

American rapper, Kanye West has declared his plans to run for president in 2024 while stating that he may modify his name to ‘Christian Genius Billionaire Kanye West’

The 42-year-old father of 4 disclosed this while speaking at the quick Company’s Innovation pageant.

Kanye who was joined on stage by his Yeezy collaborator Steven Smith started by saying”

“When folks say it’s unrefined to call yourself a billionaire, I say I would legally modify my name to Christian Genius billionaire Kanye West for a year till y’all perceive specifically what it’s,” he said. “It will be on the car plate.”

He then started another oral communication on his conceive to run for president. “When I run for president in 2024 —” West aforementioned, to laughter from the audience. “What y’all happy at?”

West aforementioned that if he were elected president, he would “create such a lot of jobs.”

“I’m not attending to run, I’m attending to walk,” he said. “What they’re language is Kanye’s crazy — one and 3 African Americans are in jail and every one the celebrities are in jail conjointly as a result of they can’t say nothing because they’re so frightened.”

West conjointly aforementioned he believes African American voters are treated as a “demographic” alone, one thing he aforementioned he has knowledgeable about as an African American dressmaker.

“As black designers out of America, you can’t have an opinion,” he said. “You can solely be the consumer… you’ll only be a demographic.”

“And that a council chamber says ‘this is that the black demographic…This is who you’re speculated to vote on,” he continued . “This is what you’re speculated to obtain. This is often your Popeye’s sandwich you’re speculated to eat. I even have seen the council chamber and back. And it’s utterly the idea of a demographic.”

Kanye West became Forbes’ highest paid hip-hop star for the first time

Kanye West became Forbes’ highest paid hip-hop act for the first time in his career following the highest twenty list for 2019 that was released on Thursday September nineteen.

The list that charted pre-tax financial gain from June 2018 through June of this year, had Kanye West whose Yeezy whole is anticipated to hit $1.5 billion in sales this year starting off on prime with $150 million whereas Jay-Z took the No. two with $81 million.

Kanye was at No. ten on the 2018 list with $27.5 million, however his spectacular rise in earnings may be attributed to the success of Yeezy, his signature footwear collaboration with Adidas.

Drake took the No. three spot on the list with $75 million. Diddy followed shortly behind at $70 million whereas Forbes newcomer Travis Scott brought in $58 million. alternative hip-hop massive weights that created the highest ten list embrace Eminem, DJ Khaled, Kendrick Lamar, Migos, and immature Gambino.

While Nicki Minaj and Cardi B who took the No. 12 and No. thirteen severally with $29 million and $28 million were the sole feminine artistes within the prime twenty list, Russ, Logic, Lil Wayne, Lil submachine gun Vert, Birdman, Dr. Dre, and probability the Rapper were notably absent.