Kanye West is talking about him this Monday, July 20. The rapper entered the race for the White House and held his first campaign meeting this Monday in South Carolina, in the United States. Wearing a bulletproof vest, he spoke out against abortion, tried to discredit the famous abolitionist Harriet Tubman, burst into tears evoking having thought of ending the pregnancy of Kim Kardashian when was pregnant with their first child, North.
The rapper has already, on several occasions, mentioned his mental health. In an interview with American radio in 2018, he spoke of this disorder that affects him, and which he was diagnosed with in 2017, at the age of 39. “I think everyone has something, Kanye West said. But like I said on the album, it’s not a handicap. It’s a superpower.” The rapper then evoked Ye, on the cover of which we see the mountains of Wyoming with the inscription: “I hate being bipolar, it’s great.”
“He always resented the month of November”
In 2017, the star had a psychotic crisis on stage, in the middle of a concert. He was then hospitalized for two weeks. A state of health that deteriorated then for several reasons: the anniversary of the death of his mother, the assault suffered by Kim Kardashian in Paris, or the overwork.
In 2016, a source with TMZ revealed more after a previous hospitalization: “What triggered his depression was the death of Donda in November 2007. His funeral was on November 20, the same day he canceled his concert at the LA Forum. The next day, November 21, Kanye canceled the rest of his tour and had his seizure a few hours later. Kanye never really recovered from his mother’s death and still resented the month November, but this time it took it to a critical juncture. ” The US presidential election will take place on November 3.
Kanye West arrives at The Mercer Hotel in New York on October 24, 2019 © Backgrid USA / Bestimage