Kanye West is opening up concerning the all of the drama that surfaced when he bought a house throughout the road from his estranged spouse, Kim Kardashian.
Whereas their divorce has but to be finalized, Kardashian, 41, filed to be “legally single” final month, stating her marriage is “irretrievably” damaged.
Just a few weeks later, it was revealed that West, 44, bought a $4.5 million teardown instantly adjoining to the house he had designed and constructed with Kardashian. She purchased the house from West in a $23 million buyout.
Now West has confirmed that he wanted a house that was near his kids.
“My solace comes from seeing my children and getting a strong schedule. That’s why I even acquired the home,” West defined to Hollywood Unlocked’s Jason Lee. “[It was] flipped into there was one thing incorrect with me getting a home subsequent to my children.”
“You see when my mother took me from Atlanta to Chicago, my dad didn’t come to the coldest and most harmful metropolis on the planet to be subsequent to [me],” West added. “He mentioned, ‘I’m going to remain down in Atlanta.’”
“Nothing with my profession, with this rap, with this media, with none of that, that’s gonna maintain me from my kids. And that’s what I would like all people to know,” he added. “Don’t play with me, don’t play with my kids. Ain’t no safety gonna get in between me and my kids and also you ain’t gonna gaslight me.”
A supply beforehand instructed The Submit that all of it got here all the way down to “logistics” in order that he “has entry to them on the drop of a hat.”
However Kardashian’s divorce lawyer Laura Wasser instructed Web page Six it was “information to us” that the kids have been being stored from West.
“Mr. West being stored from the kids, by safety or anybody else, is information to us,” she mentioned in an announcement. “Each events’ precedence has all the time been the kids sustaining sturdy bonds with every of their dad and mom all through this transition and past.”
Situated within the Hidden Hills, the five-bedroom, four-bathroom house is outdated, with shaggy beige carpets and classic wooden paneling.
West was fortunate with the timing as this was the primary time the previous house owners had put the house and wind up on the market in 67 years.
The “Donda” rapper was so determined for the land, he supplied $421,000 greater than the vendor’s asking worth.
West not too long ago shelled out a whopping $57.3 million for an oceanfront Malibu property.
In the meantime, West can be hoping to unload one in every of two of his Wyoming ranches, which he listed on the market for $11 million in October.