Kanye West continued his attack on the music industry on Friday, this time vowing to help fellow artist Taylor Swift take ownership of his masters, amid his own ongoing legal battle to secure the rights to his music.
The 43-year-old rapper shared a series of tweets on Friday afternoon, vowing to change the structure of the music industry and record labels, which he criticized for making the work of artists their own, including his.
Kanye told his fans he would “personally” make sure the former foe and now friend Taylor Swift “gets his masters back” from Scooter Braun label manager, suggesting that he discusses the issue with Braun him. -even.
“I WILL PERSONALLY SEE THAT TAYLOR SWIFT RECEIVES HIS MASTERS. SCOOTER IS A CLOSE FAMILY FRIEND, ”he tweeted.
Kanye West has said he will ‘personally’ ensure that the former foe and now friend Taylor Swift ‘takes back the masters’ after label manager Scooter Braun (right) acquired ownership of all of his music on it. last year
The rapper suggested he would discuss the issue with Braun, who he said was a “close family friend”
“WE WILL BRING THE ENTIRE MUSIC INDUSTRY INTO THE 21ST CENTURY.
Swift, 30, found himself embroiled in a feud with former label boss Scott Borchetta last year after selling Big Machine records to Braun, giving him ownership of all music recorded under the label .
Neither Swift nor Braun have publicly commented on Kanye’s offer.
The rapper also took a hit on Drake, claiming he would help bring change to every album, edition, merchandise and touring deal for every artist except him.
“JUST KIDDING… I LOVE DRAKE TOO… ALL ARTISTS MUST BE FREE,” West tweeted.
Kanye first launched his attack on the music industry and his fight for his masters earlier this week.
This Wednesday Twitter storm, in which he shared a video of himself urinating on one of his Grammy Awards, resulted in his account being suspended for 24 hours.
Disturbing: Kanye West posted and deleted this post on Twitter early Friday morning
He had also posted a series of posts with record companies Universal and Sony – including screenshots of his contracts with the former.
Twitter on Wednesday deleted a post that contained the phone number of Forbes content director Randall Lane.
After the suspension was lifted, the rapper tweeted again on Thursday, targeting the music industry and calling on artists to come together to change the system.
Friday’s tweet was the latest in a series of bizarre messages the rapper shared on Twitter over the past week.
Earlier on Friday, Kanye raised concerns for his health and safety after sharing a disturbing tweet about the murder and the fact that his eldest daughter was taken from him.
He posted and then deleted the disturbing message that was addressed to his seven-year-old daughter North.
“IN THE NORTH, I GO TO WAR AND BRING MY LIFE ONLINE AND IF I AM MURDERED, NEVER LET THE WHITE MEDIA TELL YOU I WASN’T A GOOD MAN… YOU. ‘ Kanye wrote.
Kanye West shared shocking footage of himself urinating at a Grammy Award as he “fought” against the Universal and Sony labels to reclaim the rights to his own music
West’s wife Kim Kardashian has not commented publicly on her attempt to break free from her music contracts. They are pictured together last November
Along with the post, Kanye shared a photo of North who looked playful and gave two peace signs.
Although hitmaker Faded quickly deleted the post, concerned fans have rallied to voice their fears for the star.
“We have seen your deleted tweet. You need the help of doctors, family and friends. it won’t end well without it. first doctors, ”wrote one user.
“He needs your help. A real help. Stop feeding it. 🙁 ‘came another concerned message.
Another fan reposted Kanye’s tweet and wrote, “@kanywest just posted and deleted this I’m worried.”
Kanye’s tweet was one of many on Friday mornings when he took to Twitter to talk about God, Adidas and the music industry.
In a tweet he wrote: ‘CREDIT FOR ALL WARRIORS WHO FIGHT IN THE NAME OF JESUS TO PROTECT OUR CHILDREN AT ALL COSTS WE ARE NOT AFRAID OF DEATH WE ARE NOT AFRAID OF HUMILIATION WE ARE NOT AFRAID OF HUMILIATION WE ARE NOT AFRAID OF BANKRUPTCIES WE ARE AFRAID OF GOD. “
He also said: “I’m the head of adidas… I’m going to bring adidas and puma together and bring myself back with Jay… all the puma designs are embarrassing but I’m going to personally design puma and adidas and it’s fine. “.
A source told PEOPLE that Kanye was “drug free” and his wife Kim was “at the end of her rope – again”.
“The last time, part of his negotiations with Kim was that he was going back to his meds and that he would work really hard to control his impulses,” the source told the outlet. “He made a lot of promises. And now those promises are broken, less than a month later.
“It’s the same thing over and over and over again. He’s on very thin ice with her right now, and she’s really trying to decide what to do to protect the kids, but also her own sanity.
The source added that Kim “wants to be a supportive partner, she is doing all she can to support him.” However, they add that Kanye has to support himself and take care of his own health.
“For such a powerful woman, she feels very helpless and she hates it,” the source said. “She loves Kanye very much, and he doesn’t realize the pain he’s causing her. “
Kanye first recognized his bipolar disorder in 2018, a condition associated with episodes of mood swings ranging from depressions to high maniacs and which can be controlled with medication.
Kim hinted last month that his struggle with bipolarity was to blame for his recent erratic behavior, which saw him embark on the unlikely presidential bid and become emotional during his first South Carolina campaign rally. while discussing abortion.
Two months ago, hitmaker Runaway ruthlessly lambasted Kim and her famous family on Twitter.