Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have skilled each highs and lows over time.
Kardashian and West met within the early 2000s when he was recording a music along with her pal Brandy, a singer who can be the older sister to Ray J — the KKW Magnificence mogul’s ex. The duo reconnected years later after her 72-day marriage to Kris Humphries ended. On the time, Kardashian visited Paris to attend West’s trend present.
“Proper earlier than I acquired married to Kris Humphries, [Kanye and I] had been speaking and I simply went a special route. I feel I needed to undergo that to determine what I wished,” she defined on the Holding Up With the Kardashians tenth anniversary particular in 2017. “After my breakup, I used to be feeling actually low and down and he stated, ‘Simply come to Paris and see my trend present.’”
The businesswoman added, “He jokes that he placed on this complete trend present simply to get a date with me. So, I went there and I stayed with him, and that’s the place we began courting. I swear from the second I landed, I fell head over heels in love with him and I believed, ‘Oh, my God. Why didn’t I do that sooner?’ Like, that is what actual life is like — love and enjoyable and actual assist.”
The twosome started courting within the spring of 2012 and Us Weekly confirmed that December that Kardashian was anticipating the pair’s first little one, North. 4 months after welcoming North, the “Gold Digger” rapper proposed to Kardashian. The couple wed in Italy in Might 2014.
As their marriage progressed, the pair encountered points when attempting to develop their household. Although Kardashian gave beginning to son Saint in 2015, she would welcome daughter Chicago in 2018 and son Psalm in 2019 by way of surrogate.
“You get your surrogate lawyer, you get your surrogate dealer after which the dealer really helpful that we use a therapist that will talk with me first after which talk along with her and form of be our liaison,” she defined on Laura Wasser’s “All’s Fair” podcast in February 2020. “Towards the top, we acquired shut sufficient the place we might talk actually with out that.”
The pair continued to come across and overcome hardships over time, together with Kardashian being held at gunpoint in her Paris lodge room in 2016. West abruptly ended his New York live performance and rushed to his spouse’s facet upon listening to of the scary incident.
In July 2020, the Grammy winner introduced his run for the U.S. presidency. Throughout his marketing campaign rally in South Carolina, he revealed a really private tidbit about how he and Kardashian thought-about aborting their daughter North. He then proceeded to go on a Twitter rant, throughout which he claimed that Kardashian tried to get a “physician to lock me up” after his conduct on the South Carolina occasion.
After months of break up rumors, Kardashian filed for divorce from West in February 2021.
Scroll all the way down to see Kardashian and West’s ups and downs by means of the years.