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

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.’

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.



‘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.

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.’



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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