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Lana Del Rey calls out Kanye West’s ‘reckless’ support for President Donald Trump

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Lana Del Rey and Kanye West
Lana and Kanye don’t have the identical views (Picture: Getty)

Kanye West raised many eyebrows when he announce his support for President Donald Trump – even visiting the White House in a Make America Great Again Hat.

And amongst these superstar buddies aggravated at Yeezy’s Trump endorsement is .

The songstress, who carried out at Kanye and Kim Kardashian’s marriage ceremony in 2014, shouldn’t be a fan of the rapper’s political leanings, and referred to as his endorsement of POTUS ‘reckless’.

Speaking to NME, Lana, who has simply launched her new album Norman F***ing Rockwell, stated: ‘His commentary felt so daring and reckless and confident, and it was speaking about any person – the President – who has engendered numerous hatred throughout the tradition.

‘I feel like there’s a carelessness there to not see that there’s been a rise of meanness [spread] round by sure supporters.’

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Kanye West hugging Donald Trump
Kanye has been vocal in his support for Trump (Picture: Oliver Contreras – Pool/Getty Images)

And talking in regards to the President, the 34-year-old stated: ‘People were p***ed before when I didn’t say something. We didn’t have Trump as President earlier than. There was much less to say.

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‘I grew up with Obama and we were happy in New York. We were really happy with everything. That’s what I feel folks miss. We had gotten to some extent the place we might give attention to the music and the humanities. It was nice.’

Lana namedrops Kanye – who used her track Young and Beautiful because the soundtrack to his proposal to Kim – on her track The Greatest, in regards to the present local weather, singing: ‘ is blond and gone.’

The Born To Die singer beforehand hit out on the 42-year-old rapper after he ended his Saturday Night Live look final yr with an unscripted pro-Trump rant.

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Lana Del Rey NME cover
Lana has simply launched her new album Norman F***ing Rockwell (Picture: NME)

Lana commented on Instagram: ‘Trump turning into our president was a loss for the nation however your support of him is a loss for the tradition.

‘I can only assume you relate to his personality on some level. Delusions of grandeur, extreme issues with narcissism – none of which would be a talking point if we weren’t talking in regards to the man main our nation.

‘If you think it’s alright to support somebody who believes it’s OK to seize a lady by the p***y simply because he’s well-known, then you definately want an intervention simply as a lot as he does.’

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Kim Kardashian, who’s a Democrat, doesn’t support Trump, however beforehand stated she permits her husband to have his personal opinions.

Speaking with Alec Baldwin, the lawyer in coaching stated: ‘I let him be who he wants to be. I let him have his own views and opinions, even if they’re completely different from mine.’

She added: ‘For me, I love letting my husband be who he is. [We] definitely have conversations if I don’t perceive one thing in non-public and discuss that.’

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