Willie Geist on Kanye’s Trump Support: Kanye Does Have an Album Coming Out

‘I think now the terms have changed a little bit’

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GEIST: “He used to be — Donald Trump used to be one of the single most name-checked person. People in all of hip hop music. Because he had a lifestyle that was — people aspired to, whether it was the cars or the money or your name on everything. And so he was like — you know, before he was president of the United States he was just a TV host. You know, I think they viewed him maybe as harmless and he was — he was somebody that they could aspire to or at least aspire to that lifestyle. But I think now the terms have changed a little bit, so that’s why you see so much outrage against Kanye. Let's point out, too, Kanye does have an album coming out.”

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