Kanye West Jabs Donald Trump In 2024 Presidential Campaign Video

Ye releases fist campaign video in unlikely 2024 presidential bid
WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 11:  (AFP OUT) Rapper Kanye West , left, shows a picture of a plane on a phone to U.S. President Donald Trump during a meeting in the Oval office of the White House on October 11, 2018 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Oliver Contreras - Pool/Getty Images)

At a glance

  • Kanye West, now known as Ye, issued his first campaign video Thursday for an unlikely presidential bid in 2024.
  • In the video shared on Twitter, Ye said that he previously asked former President Donald Trump to be his vice-presidential candidate, a comment Ye said confused and frustrated Trump.
  • “I think the thing Trump was most perturbed about [was] me asking him to be my vice president,” Ye claimed in the video that showed clips from a “debrief” session about Ye’s 2018 visit to the White House.

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