Rhymefest Says Kanye Needs Help

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Kanye West has been making all the headlines this past week for all of his antics, including Twitter rants, controversial lyrics, and meltdowns. The super producer and rapper has been going hard to promote his new album, The Life Of Pablo, but his behavior surrounding it has been highly concerning to fans, colleagues, and the media. His co-writer, Rhymefest, who has worked with him on numerous projects and tracks, recently spoke out on his friend, claiming that he “needs help.”

Rhymefest attends the — during the 20th Annual Nantucket Film Festival – Day 2 on June 25, 2015

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Check out Rhymefest speaking on Kanye West on the following pages.

Rhymefest’s comments

The 58th GRAMMY Awards – Press Room

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The rapper tweeted, “My brother needs help, in the form of counseling. Spiritual & mental. He should step away from the public … & heal.”

Kanye’s SNL meltdown

Kanye West onstage during the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on August 30, 2015 in Los Angeles, California

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Just before his Saturday Night Live performance, the rapper reportedly had a meltdown regarding the set. He wasn’t happy with how the visuals were turning out for his performance, so Kim Kardashian was even recruited from the audience to come and calm him down.