Kanye West has continued to don eerie prosthetic masks whereas making public appearances, most lately whereas assembly with former Donald Trump lawyer Michael Cohen.
In line with Page Six, West was noticed assembly with Cohen and others at a espresso bar on New York’s Higher East Facet on Tuesday (October 19), carrying a practical masks he’d been seen with at JFK Airport a day earlier.
Cohen – who’s at the moment serving out the rest of his 2018 sentence for tax fraud and different prices on home arrest – instructed Web page Six that West had worn the masks in order to not be swarmed by followers, although it was not profitable.
“The aim [of the mask] was so that folks wouldn’t recognise him,” Cohen mentioned. “The primary 10 minutes we sat down, he was mobbed by folks… who needed pictures, and to say howdy. So he placed on this masks to offer him some anonymity, which curiously sufficient, didn’t actually work.”
Ye out in New York Metropolis this morning (10.19.21) pic.twitter.com/BOL6RfPq4x
— Ye Media (@KanyeMedia_) October 19, 2021
West has lengthy worn elaborate face masks throughout performances (and earlier this 12 months at his ‘Donda’ listening parties), however he’s more and more been noticed in public carrying them. Earlier this week, he was seen wearing an all-white mask at Venice airport.
Over the weekend, West wore an all-black, Balenciaga-designed mask when performing at the wedding of D’Estree founder Géraldine Guyot and Tiffany & Co. EVP Alexandre Arnault in Venice. Footage from the occasion confirmed the rapper getting annoyed with the masks as he carried out 2010 hit ‘Runaway’.
In different news, West’s petition to legally change his title to Ye was recently approved by a Los Angeles court. The rapper filed paperwork to alter his full title – Kanye Omari West – to the mononym again in August.
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