Kanye West talked about his work as a “pastor,” music industry contracts, his fashion line and his “calling to be the leader of the free world,” which he said came to him in the shower, in a three-hour long, free-associative interview with podcaster Joe Rogan that was released Saturday — and that’s in just the first half hour.
He also suggested that Bob Marley, Michael Jackson, Prince and Bruce and Brandon Lee had been murdered, among other claims.
He also made a reference to Taylor Swift that could be misinterpreted. Speaking of his father’s work as a member of the Black Panther political party, he said, “It’s like my father snatching a mic out of someone’s hand who was lying — like father, like son, there,” he laughed, referring to him grabbing the mic from Swift at the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards.
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