An hitherto unknown phone call between Kanye West and Taylor Swift leaked on the internet, provoking many reactions. During the call, West asked Swift's permission to mention her name in the song "Famous". When the song was released, Taylor Swift protested a verse that described her as a "bitch." Then, the Kim Kardashian, wife of Kanye West, published another version of the call, noting that Swift had given her approval for the verse. The leak of their phone call on the Internet proves that West had not informed Swift that she would use that particular designation on her face.
The two musicians have had a "stormy" relationship since 2009, when the famous rapper interrupted the speech made by Swift when she was awarded the prize for best video clip female artist at the MTV Music Awards. Specifically, the rapper "grabbed" the microphone from the popular pop singer, saying that the video clip of her song "Single Girl Ladies" Beyoncé it deserved the award more than Swift's "You Belong With Me." The incident took place around the internet through a video showing the singer's award where the rapper says: "Taylor Swift, I'll let you finish, but Beyoncé had one of the best video clips of all time." This snapshot was captured by the photographer lens and have been circulating ever since memes who mocked the event.
The relationship between the two artists had begun to improve in mid-2010, but the release of "Famous" fell sharply. Kardashian, wanting to support her husband, told GQ Magazine that Swift "fully endorsed" this verse, emphasizing that West always gets permission from someone before mentioning him in a song. Kardashian later released a version of the controversial call, sparking a wave of hatred against Swift, in which SOCIAL MEDIA were notified emojis depicting a snake, by people who thought it was a two-pronged snake.
Swift responded with a statement stating that the video did not describe exactly what happened. Specifically, he addressed Kim, saying: "Where is the Kanye video that told me he would call me a 'bitch' in his song?" It doesn't exist because it never happened. " He also noted that while he wanted to support Kanye for his new song during the call, he could not approve a song without even hearing it.
The situation got worse when Kanye West made the emoji snake motif of his 2018 world tour. attack that Swift received from West.
In addition, during the version of the call presented by Kardashian, the pop singer seems to be relieved to hear that language that West would use for her in his song was not offensive. In addition, Kanye promises Swift to send her song its, the exact wording and everything about it, but Taylor Swift's side claims that the rapper never kept that commitment.
Swift's fans support her by saying she's right, while West says the song's approval was taciturn. Finally, both Taylor Swift and Kim Kardashian commented on the situation by responding publicly to comments fans and raising both of them provocatively posts for the "opposing camp".