FANS of Kanye West were furious when his Donda 2 album was not released at midnight on Tuesday.
Plus, Kanye’s documentary, Jeen-Yuhs: A Kanye Trilogy, debuted on February 16 amid the rapper’s ongoing divorce from Kim Kardashian.
Kardashian, who filed for divorce from West in February 2021 after seven years of marriage, also unfollowed Ye on Instagram after the rapper slammed her boyfriend Pete Davidson yet again on the social media platform.
Read our Kanye West and Kim Kardashian divorce live blog for the latest news and updates…
Kanye’s leaked texts
The text read: “You are creating a dangerous and scary environment and someone will hurt Pete and this will all be your fault.”
Kanye also shared another alleged text conversation with the KUWTK alum, where she thanked him for taking her request seriously.
Kim wrote: “Well thank you. There are dangerous people out there and this is scary and it doesn’t have to be.”
He then replied: “I will always do everything to protect you and our family forever.
“And I listened to you and told everyone to make sure nothing physical happens to Skete.”
Kanye has been referring to the comedian as “Skete” in his numerous rants.
Pete Davidson shades Kanye, continued
While the YouTube video was initially posted in 2016, several fans took to the comments section to discuss Pete’s response to the rapper.
One person wrote: “Jokes aside, Pete is handling this with class. Ye keeps punching himself.”
Another added: “Honestly, drama aside (well, drama from one side) this is how you handle situations. Some people will do anything to get what they want or who they think they own.”
Pete Davidson shades Kanye with cryptic video
Pete Davidson shaded Kanye West with a cryptic new video on Instagram amidst their “feud.”
In the clip, the character — played by Robert DeNiro — said: “Better to be king for a night than schmuck for a lifetime.”
Some fans believed the clip was a message for Kanye, who has been targeting his ex-wife Kim Kardashian, 41, and Pete in numerous social media posts.
Kanye follows models on Instagram amid Kim feud
Kanye West followed dozens of models on Instagram amid his ongoing feud with his ex-wife, Kim Kardashian.
Kanye, 44, has followed several models on the social media platform in his latest attempt at revenge.
Fans noticed his much-larger “following” list on Instagram, taking to Reddit to share the news.
“Kanye just followed a bunch of random girls on Instagram,” one wrote, alongside a screenshot of the dozens of models.
“Looking for his next muse,” one joked in the comments, referring to his short-lived relationship with Julia Fox.
“Really committing to the divorced dad vibes,” a second remarked.
Kanye criticizes streaming services, continued
He continued, writing: “Some say I’m the only one who can make this change. So as the leading innovator in music of the past 20 years. I’m putting my own work on the line to change it.
“I’ve already won by not being afraid to move. Now we’re winning because there are true supporters that have invested their hard earned money in my vision of freedom.”
Kanye criticizes streaming services
Kanye West said that in the 24 hours since announcing that Donda 2 will only be accessible to stream on his Stem Player, he had sold over 6,200 units, worth $1.3million.
Along with disclosing the sales figures, he also slammed streaming platforms, explaining why his forthcoming album won’t be accessible there when it drops on February 22, 2022 (2/22/22).
The Stem Player sales data, which include $8.6million in total purchases since the $200 gadget was debuted in August 2021 for Donda, were shared on Instagram.
He wrote: “I walked away from Apple right after having the most number 1’s in Apple history. Song Writers have been really hurt by streaming platforms.”
There will be two listening parties for Donda 2: the in-person event in Miami and the IMAX experience.
The IMAX experience will only be available in 15 different cities according to Rolling Stone.
How can I buy IMAX tickets for Donda 2?
Initially, fans could only listen to the new Ye album via a Stem Player.
The Stem Player is a new music device created so that listeners can customize songs to their preferences.
Donda 2 is hitting theaters on Tuesday in case some cannot get their hands on a Stem Player.
What’s the Jeen-Yuhs premiere schedule?
Jeen-Yuhs: A Kanye Trilogy The first chapter (also known as Act I) focuses on Kanye West before fans knew who he was.
The following two episodes (also known as Act II and Act III) will go through other moments in West’s career, including his 2002 car crash and his support for Donald Trump.
The premiere dates for the acts are as follows:
- Jeen-yuhs episode 1 (Act 1: Vision): February 16, 2022
- Jeen-yuhs episode 2 (Act II: Purpose): February 23, 2022
- Jeen-yuhs episode 3 (Act III: Awakening): March 2, 2022
What is Kanye West’s net worth?
The star is now worth $1.3billion according to Forbes magazine.
His wealth includes $17 million in cash, $35 million in stocks, $81 million in “buildings and improvements” and $21 million inland.
A couple of years ago, he was estimated to be worth $250 million, with the majority of his earnings coming from music, merchandise, and touring.
His reality TV star wife Kim Kardashian, who is divorcing him, is holding up just fine with her own net worth, which currently stands at $750 million.
Did Donda 2 drop today?
Donda 2 was scheduled to drop on February 22, 2022.
The rapper previously revealed Donda 2 will only be available on the $200 Stem player.
Apple reportedly cuts ties with Ye
Kanye West’s endorsement arrangement with Apple has apparently been terminated, according to HotNewHipHop.com.
It comes after Kanye confirmed earlier this week that his upcoming album Donda 2 will only be available through his own Stem Player.
While the statement was not made public, it was conveyed privately to Kanye and then made public – by him – as a result.
Someone texted Kanye to let him know “Apple is no longer doing the sponsorship deal,” according to a screenshot posted to Instagram by Kanye.
What does ‘Skete’ mean?
Although Kanye West has not made it clear that Skete does refer to Davidson, it is also not clear what exactly the name refers to.
Skete appears to be a variation on the word skeet, which usually refers to a form of trapshooting using clay pigeons.
Although a slang use of the word refers to the ejaculation of sperm.
It can also refer to a “trashy” white male, sometimes being referred to as a “hillbilly,” with the word “skeeter.”
Kanye refers to Pete as ‘Skete’
Kanye has been referring to Pete, 28, as “Skete” in his recent posts attacking the comedian.
He went on: “I WISH MY WIFE WAS WITH ME AND OUR CHILDREN SITTING AT THE 50 YARD LINE.
“@kimkardashian ALWAYS REMEMBER WEST WAS YOUR BIGGEST W.”
Kanye accuses Pete of ‘destroying’ his family
Kanye recently called Pete a “d**khead” and accused him of “destroying” his family.
He wrote in a since-deleted post last Sunday: “I DIDN’T WAKE UP AND FIGHT FOR MY FAMILY TO TREND OVER THE SUPER BOWL BUT IT HAPPENED THE SUPER BOWL BRINGS FAMILIES TOGETHER.
“FOR EVERYONE MARRIED HOLD YOUR SPOUSE CLOSE MAKE SURE THEY KNOW HOW MUCH YOU LOVE AND APPRECIATE THEM BECAUSE THERE’S A SKETE LURKING IN EVERY DIRTY A** VALLEY WAITING TO HELP DESTROY YOUR FAMILY AND WALK AROUND IN CALVIN KLEINS AROUND YOUR CHILDREN.”
Kanye’s short-lived romance with Julia Fox
It has not been an easy road for Kanye in the love department as despite eventually moving on with Uncut Gems actress Julia Fox, the romance was short-lived.
Kanye and Julia, 32, began their whirlwind romance after meeting on New Year’s Eve.
When did Kim file for divorce from Kanye?
Just a few weeks ago Kanye criticized Kim’s parenting decisions after she allowed their 8-year-old daughter North on TikTok without his permission.
Through all the chaos Kim has only answered back once, sharing in a statement: “… From the beginning, I have wanted nothing but a healthy and supportive co-parenting relationship because it is what is best for our children.
“And it saddens me that Kanye continues to make it impossible every step of the way…”
Aside from North, the exes share Saint, six; Chicago, four; and Psalm, two.
Kim unfollows Kanye on Instagram
In the midst of Kanye West’s tirades about her, their family, and her current fiancé, Pete Davidson, Kim Kardashian unfollowed him on Instagram on Thursday.
According to Page Six, the reality star unfollowed Kanye after he posted his all-caps attacks directed at Davidson.
Did Pete send flowers to Khloé?
Pete Davidson sent his girlfriend Kim’s sister Khloé Kardashian a bouquet of roses for Valentine’s Day, which she thanked him for.
In the wake of her ex-boyfriend Tristan Thompson’s love child scandal, Khloé received gorgeous pink flowers from the SNL comedian on February 14.
In an Instagram Story, Khloé wrote: “The sweetest! Thank you Pete,” with a heart emoji.
Who will be on The Kardashians cast?
Given that Kim, Kourtney, Khloe Kardashian, Kendall, and Kylie Jenner, as well as mother Kris Jenner, were all included in the teaser pictures announcing the new series, it’s reasonable to presume they’ll all appear on The Kardashians.
Some fans were concerned about the return of Kourtney’s ex Scott Disick, but Kim put minds at ease with a tweet.
Will Travis Barker be on The Kardashians?
Kim has said that Travis Barker, Kourtney’s new fiancé, will appear on the Hulu show.
The Skims founder told Ellen DeGeneres in September: “I honestly haven’t talked to them about it, but I’m assuming because he’s such a big part of Kourtney’s life that hopefully, they will be on.”
Kardashians secretive about new show
While there is very little known about the new reality series, the Kardashian-Jenners have dropped a few indications about what to anticipate from the upcoming program.
Kris Jenner, Kim Kardashian, and Khloe Kardashian walked to the stage to accept an award at the 2021 People’s Choice Awards on December 7, divulging details about their future Hulu series in the process.
In their speech for their Best Reality Show of 2021 win at the PCAs, Kris said: “We’ve closed this one chapter but a new one is coming. We can’t wait for you to see what we have in store for you coming in 2022 on Hulu, so get ready.”
The series is set to premiere on April 14.
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