The Sport is revisiting an “awkward” dialog he had with Kanye West.
The Compton rapper recalled how his former relationship with Kim Kardashian affected his working relationship along with his “Eazy” collaborator. Whereas selling his new album Drillmatic with Complicated, Sport opened up about his previous remarks about Kanye’s ex-wife.
“Anytime I’ve ever wanted Ye, he’s at all times been there for me and that is after I disrespected his marriage at instances by saying what me and Kim was once and all of these items like that,” he informed host Speedy Morman.
Sport made offensive feedback about Kanye’s ex on a tune that was recorded for his 2019 album Born to Rap. “I’m a goat, ni**a / I held Kim Kardashian by her throat, ni**a / I made her swallow my youngsters till she choked, ni**a,” he rapped on the observe earlier than providing an apology to Kanye: “I ought to apologize, ’trigger Ye my of us, ni**a.”
However regardless of Sport’s historical past with Kim, Ye was in a position to snicker about it. “We’ll joke about that now. I sit with Ye and he’s like, ‘Nicely, rattling, you fu**ed with Kim first.’ And I’ll be like, ‘Ni**a, we in a room full of individuals.’”
Sport admits it was “awkward” at first, however they had been in a position to transfer previous it. “Now it’s similar to Ye being sincere and it’s all good. Extra energy to Kim and what she’s doing and Ye and their complete dynamic in elevating their youngsters.”
Whereas they’ve gone their separate methods, Sport needs that Kimye was nonetheless collectively. “I imagine that co-parenting is gorgeous. I want that they had been nonetheless a unit, ’trigger Kim and Kanye was like a factor,” he mentioned. “They obtained 4 lovely kids and I hate when households break up. However they each appear joyful elsewhere and that’s cool too.”
In the course of the interview, he additionally mentioned his controversial “Drink Champs” interview the place he mentioned that Ye did extra for him in two weeks than Dr. Dre did for his whole profession.
“Dre ain’t at all times there once I want him. He doesn’t must be,” mentioned Sport. “He obtained his personal life and his personal shit. He doesn’t must be there once I want him. I don’t must be spoon-feed by anyone. However it’s cool to have a buddy that while you attain out, they arrive by for you.”
On June 17, Sport will launch his new album Drillmatic, which he has declared the “greatest album of 2022.”