Kanye West, an American rapper, songwriter, entrepreneur and fashion designer has mentioned the idea of slavery in America being “a choice.” Even though he is among the most acclaimed rappers of the 21st century, and is one of the best-selling artists of all time, this statement made a lot of noise as it’s the most controversial one.
Kanye West on Slavery
“When you hear about slavery for 400 years. For 400 years? That sounds like a choice,” Kanye said in an interview with TMZ.
In his interview, he has also revealed his support for the current U.S. president Donald Trump for doing the “impossible” as well as his opioid addiction which lead to a mental breakdown in 2016.