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September 6, 2020, 7:30 PM

Kanye West loaned $6.8 million to his 2020 presidential committee, raised just $11,500

The campaign reported spending $5.9 million between July 15 and Aug. 31.
September 6, 2020, 7:30 PM
Kanye West loaned $6.8 million to his 2020 presidential committee
September 5, 2020, 7:21 PM

Which states will have Kanye West on the ballot now that access deadlines have passed?

It’s becoming clearer where Kanye West might have an impact on the 2020 election, though it remains a slim chance he makes a difference in the overall results.
September 5, 2020, 7:21 PM
Which states will have Kanye West on the ballot since access deadlines have passed?
September 4, 2020, 7:41 AM

Judge kicks Kanye West off Virginia ballot for November

A judge has ordered rapper Kanye West’s name to be removed from presidential ballots in Virginia
September 4, 2020, 7:41 AM
Judge kicks Kanye West off Virginia ballot for November
1 month ago

Kanye West files to appear on ballot in Louisiana

The rapper filed just before the deadline to appear on the ballot in November.
1 month ago
2 months ago

At least 6 Republican operatives, some tied to Trump camp, working to get Kanye West on the 2020 ballot

At least 6 Republican operatives, some tied to Trump camp, working to get Kanye West on the 2020 ballot -- raising questions about their motives.
2 months ago
At least 6 GOP operatives working to get Kanye West on the 2020 ballot
2 months ago

Kanye West qualifies for presidential ballot in Colorado

ABC News Political Director Rick Klein discusses what’s behind West’s push to get on the ballot in key swing states and whether it will affect Trump or Biden more.
2 months ago
Kanye West qualifies for presidential ballot in Colorado
2 months ago

Kanye West apologizes to wife Kim Kardashian for recent behavior: 'I know I hurt you'

Kanye West apologized to wife Kim Kardashian for recent behavior at a rally in South Carolina and on social media.
2 months ago
Kanye West apologizes to wife Kim Kardashian for recent behavior
2 months ago

Kanye West tweets out apology to his wife Kim Kardashian

Janai Norman reports on the buzziest stories of the day in "GMA" Pop News.
2 months ago
Kanye West tweets out apology to his wife Kim Kardashian
2 months ago

Kim Kardashian-West calls for ‘compassion and empathy’

The reality TV star and businesswoman publicly addressed the mental health of her husband, Kanye West, in a powerful Instagram post.
2 months ago
Kim Kardashian-West calls for ‘compassion and empathy’
2 months ago

Kim Kardashian asks for 'compassion and empathy' in wake of Kanye West's recent behavior

Kim Kardashian asked for "compassion and empathy" for husband Kanye West's recent behavior, speaking out about the rapper's bipolar disorder.
2 months ago
Kim Kardashian asks for 'compassion and empathy' after Kanye West's recent behavior
2 months ago

'Everybody that has a baby gets a million dollars,' Kanye West says at 1st campaign rally

Kanye West kicked off his first presidential campaign event in North Charleston, South Carolina, Sunday evening.
2 months ago
'Everybody that has a baby gets a million dollars,' Kanye West says at campaign rally
2 months ago

Kanye West tweets take aim at wife Kim Kardashian West

West let loose in a series of now-deleted tweets just one day after his headline-making first presidential campaign event in South Carolina.
2 months ago
Kanye West tweets take aim at wife Kim Kardashian West
2 months ago

Kanye West holds first campaign rally

The rapper suggested that everyone who has a baby should get $1 million.
2 months ago
Kanye West holds first campaign rally
2 months ago

Rapper Kanye West files for Oklahoma presidential ballot

Rap superstar Kanye West has qualified to appear on Oklahoma’s presidential ballot, the first state where he met the requirements before the filing deadline
2 months ago
3 months ago

Kanye West reveals new details on his presidential campaign and running mate

Just days after announcing he’s running for president, the rapper sat down with Forbes and talked about his platform and his thoughts on the country under President Donald Trump’s leadership.
3 months ago
Kanye West reveals new details on his presidential campaign and running mate
3 months ago

Is Kanye West’s White House run realistic?

ABC News Political Director Rick Klein on the rap mogul’s potential White House bid and whether he could draw any meaningful support.
3 months ago
Is Kanye West’s White House run realistic?
3 months ago

Kanye West breaks with Trump, claims 2020 run is not a stunt

Kanye West says he is no longer a Trump supporter
3 months ago
3 months ago

Kanye West says he's running for president

West, a famous rapper and Trump supporter whose new single was just released, appeared to announce his 2020 presidential candidacy via Twitter on July 4th.
3 months ago
Kanye West says he's running for president
3 months ago

Kanye West announces he's running for president

The controversial rapper will have to defeat friend Donald Trump.
3 months ago
Kanye West celebrates July 4th by saying he's running for president
3 months ago

Kayne West announces he is running for president this year

ABC News' Janai Norman reports on the buzziest stories of the day in "GMA" Pop News.
3 months ago
Kayne West announces he is running for president this year
3 months ago

Kanye West and GAP form 10-year partnership to sell more affordable clothing

Janai Norman reports the buzziest stories of the day in "GMA" Pop News.
3 months ago
Kanye West and GAP form 10-year partnership to sell more affordable clothing
3 months ago

Kanye Cosmetics? Kanye West files a trademark for Yeezy beauty

Kanye West files to trademark a cosmetics line.
3 months ago
Kanye West files a trademark for cosmetics
4 months ago

Kanye West donates $2 million to families broken by police gun violence

Lara Spencer reports the buzziest stories of the day in “GMA” Pop News.
4 months ago
Kanye West donates $2 million to families broken by police gun violence
9 months ago

Joel Osteen on his friendship with Kanye West and their next big collaboration

Joel Osteen, who stopped by “GMA” to talk about his 12th book, “The Power of Favor,” reveals what it was like to collaborate with Kanye West.
9 months ago
Joel Osteen on his friendship with Kanye West and their next big collaboration
9 months ago

Joel Osteen reveals what it was like to collaborate with Kanye West

The senior pastor of the nation’s largest megachurch also talks about his new book, “The Power of Favor.”
9 months ago
Joel Osteen reveals what it was like to collaborate with Kanye West
10 months ago

Kanye West opens up about his faith during visit to pastor Joel Osteen's Houston megachurch

Kanye gets personal about his faith with pastor Joel Osteen at his megachurch, Lakewood in Houston.
10 months ago
Kanye opens up about his faith during visit to Joel Osteen's megachurch
10 months ago

Joel Osteen and Kanye West join hands for special Sunday service

They paired up for a special "Sunday service" at Osteen’s church as Kayne promotes his new gospel album.
10 months ago
Joel Osteen and Kanye West join hands for special Sunday service
10 months ago

Kanye West takes the stage at Houston megachurch

The rapper joined pastor Joel Osteen for services, telling the congregation that his life is in full service to God.
10 months ago
Kanye West takes the stage at Houston megachurch
10 months ago

Kanye West talks about serving God during visit with Osteen

West says he's no longer in the service of fame, money, but "in service to God"
10 months ago
10 months ago

Joel Osteen’s Sunday service sells out with Kanye West

The pastor’s free event has sold out and scalpers are advertising them for 500 dollars.
10 months ago
Joel Osteen’s Sunday service sells out with Kanye West
10 months ago

Rapper Kanye West performs for Texas jail inmates

Kanye West has followed the Johnny Cash route and performed for inmates at a Houston jail
10 months ago
10 months ago

Kanye West wants to build amphitheater on his Wyoming ranch

Officials in Wyoming have received a building permit application from Kanye West for a proposed amphitheater on property owned by the rapper.
10 months ago
1 year ago

Kanye West pays a surprise visit to 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' -- declares 'I work for God'

Kanye West pays a surprise visit to "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" during its stint in Brooklyn, New York, where he declared, "I work for God."
1 year ago
Kanye West pays a surprise visit to 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' -- declares 'I work for God'
1 year ago

Kanye West donates $1 million to charity for Kim Kardashian West's birthday

Kanye West donated $1 million to charity for Kim Kardashian West's birthday.
1 year ago
Kanye West donates $1 million to charity for Kim Kardashian West's birthday
1 year ago

Thousands show up for free Kanye West "service" in Utah

The rapper performed what he called a worship service at a Utah shopping center.
1 year ago
1 year ago

'Jesus Walks' ... to Coachella: Kanye West holds Sunday service on Easter morning

Reports say that 10,000 people attended the service and concert.
1 year ago
'Jesus Walks' ... to Coachella: Kanye West holds Sunday service on Easter morning
2 years ago
Lorde to Kanye West and Kid Cudi: 'Don't steal -- not from women'
2 years ago

Kanye West distances himself from politics

The rapper took to Twitter to claim he was unfairly "used" to spread messages. ABC News' Kendis Gibson reports.
2 years ago
Kanye West distances himself from politics
2 years ago

Kanye West visits the White House for a meeting with Trump

The Chicago rapper provided a rambling monologue that included commentary on social issues, hydrogen planes, mental health, endorsement deals, politics and more.
2 years ago
Kanye West visits the White House for a meeting with Trump
2 years ago

Kanye West hugs President Trump and ABC News' Johnathan Karl in the Oval Office

ABC News' Johnathan Karl talks about President Trump's meeting with Kanye West
2 years ago
Kanye West hugs President Trump and ABC News' Johnathan Karl in the Oval Office
2 years ago

Kanye West, Trump meeting at White House is real 'devil's triangle,' Kimmel says

Trump's meeting with West will surely make for good TV this week, according to Jimmy Kimmel.
2 years ago
Kanye West, Trump meeting at White House is real 'devil's triangle,' Kimmel says
2 years ago

Kanye West to meet with President Trump, Jared Kushner at White House

Rapper Kanye West will dine with President Trump at the White House.
2 years ago
Kanye West to meet with Trump, Kushner at White House
2 years ago

NBA set to ban Kanye West's sneakers, report says

The NBA will likely ban Kanye West's highly anticipated Adidas basketball sneaker this season due to the shoe's design, ESPN reported Monday.
2 years ago
NBA set to ban Kanye West's sneakers, report says
2 years ago

NBA plans to ban Kanye West's Yeezy basketball sneaker, report says

This week has been a tough one for West and it may have just gotten worst.
2 years ago
NBA set to ban Kanye West's sneakers, report says
2 years ago

Kanye West defiant amid backlash over support for Trump: 'This represents good and America becoming whole again'

Kanye West defended wearing a "Make America Great Again" hat during his "Saturday Night Live" appearance amid backlash over his continued support for Donald Trump.
2 years ago
Kanye West defiant amid backlash over support for Trump
2 years ago

Kanye West sounds off on the dangers of social media

Rapper says he should be allowed to turn off the number of followers, likes.
2 years ago
Kanye West sounds off on the dangers of social media
2 years ago

Kanye West claims he'll teach a course at the Art Institute, school says that's not true

Kanye West fans rejoiced when he announced plans to teach a college course.
2 years ago
Kanye West lied about professor gig, college says
2 years ago

Kanye West attempts to squash Drake beef in several early-morning tweets

Kanye West appeared to confirm rumors about a beef with fellow rapper Drake.
2 years ago
Kanye West attempts to squash Drake beef in early-morning tweets
2 years ago

Kanye West apologizes for saying slavery is 'a choice,' explains Trump relationship

The rapper said he was sorry for comment during a radio interview.
2 years ago
Kanye West apologizes for saying slavery is 'a choice'
2 years ago

Kanye West silent when asked if he believes Trump cares for black people

Kanye West stopped by "Jimmy Kimmel Live" Thursday night and the conversation ranged from President Donald Trump to West's TMZ interview where he said slavery was a "choice."
2 years ago
Kanye West silent when asked if he believes Trump cares for black people