Kanye West is under fire today for claiming that he will soon be a bigger cultural and civil rights icon than Nelson Mandela. In an interview with WGCI radio in Chicago, the notoriously self-promoting rapper said that yesterday’s death of the 95-year-old South African leader will finally …
"I’ve blazed a trail with my career," West responded. "I faced mad racism when I entered this profession. I mean how many black rappers can you name that came before me? I was a pioneer. And now I’m doing the same thing in the fashion world.
"Not to mention I have a bigger market than he ever did. Mandela was working in South Africa, which has, like what, six people? I started my magic here in the USA and then I took my business global. Worldwide baby.
publicity stunt? it has to be. what an idiot.
i wanna kno how many people are still 100% here for kanye tho
Ye compares himself to Jesus you think Nelson Mandela is off limits?
…..Daily Currant’s Satire team strikes again….