The world weeps as Kanye West and Irina Shayk reportedly broke up

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Kanye West and Irina Shayk

Kanye West has ended his relationship with model Irina Shayk, according to

West started dating the 35-year-old Russian model earlier this year following his split from his wife Kim Kardashian.

Citing sources the publication said things were “never serious” between the duo and Kanye is focusing his attentions on his career and children.

“It was never a serious thing that took off,” People quoted a source as saying.

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Kanye West attends LE BAL hosted by MAC and Carine Roitfeld as part of Paris Fashion Week Spring / Summer 2013 at Hotel Salomon de Rothschild on October 2, 2012 in Paris, France. (Photo by Getty Images)

“Kanye has been busy working and spending time with his kids. This is his focus. He doesn’t have time to date right now. He finds Irina amazing though,” adds a second source. “They remain friendly.”

Last month, Kim Kardashian joined her estranged husband Kanye West as he unveiled his latest album for tens of thousands of fans at an Atlanta sports arena.

Kardashian, who in February filed for divorce from West, was pictured with their four young children at the packed 71,000 capacity Mercedes Benz stadium in Atlanta. The musician did not sing but hosted the huge party on Thursday to listen to tracks from “Donda,” named after his mother who died in 2007.

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Kanye West and Kim Kardashian attend the Kanye West Yeezy Season 4 fashion show on September 7, 2016 in New York City.

The unlikely celebrity pairing first sparked dating rumors when they were spotted together while celebrating Kanye’s 44th birthday in France back in June. It was reported that they hung out a few weeks beforehand in New York, and though they weren’t exclusive at that point, there was “interest from both sides.”

Kardashian and West have been spotted together since the reality star filed for divorce. Recently the two were seen grabbing lunch together and before that Kardashian attended one of West’s listening events for his upcoming album Donda.


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