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Whereas on an episode of CNN podcast The Axe Recordsdata, John Legend says Ye’s assist of Donald Trump turned ‘an excessive amount of’ to maintain their friendship.
John Legend nonetheless isn’t in favor of Ye supporting Donald Trump. One yr after Ye referred to as Legend a ‘promote out’ on Drink Champs, the previous G.O.O.D. Music artist went to CNN podcast The Axe Recordsdata to share that the friendship between the himself and Ye hasn’t been the identical in years. Host David Axelrod started by asking if Ye’s politics have been “a lot completely different” than Legend’s.
“Effectively, you understand, we aren’t pals as a lot as we was as a result of I truthfully suppose as a result of we publicly disagreed on his operating for workplace, his supporting Trump, I believe it turned, uh, an excessive amount of for us to maintain our friendship, truthfully,” the musician mentioned. “He was upset that I didn’t assist his run for presidency of the US of America for comprehensible causes.”
Axelrod responded by saying Legend “wasn’t alone” in his notion of Ye.
“I wasn’t alone in that, however, you understand, he was not completely satisfied about that. And we actually haven’t been shut since then,” Legend responded.
“What don’t folks perceive about him?” Axelrod requested.
‘Effectively, I believe folks get rather a lot about him. I believe. Um, he’s been very open with who he’s and his struggles with psychological well being and he’s very actual, truthfully,’ Legend replied. “And, uh, I believe what you see with him is just about what you get. I don’t really feel like he’s an entire separate individual in personal than he’s in public. I believe you’re just about seeing the true Kanye publicly.”
After years of an on-an-off friendship with Trump, final November, Ye confirmed that he helps the previous President.
“I’ve nonetheless received a crimson hat on at this time, I’ll let y’all know that,’ he mentioned. ‘I won’t received it on [at the moment] however I’ll let y’all know the place I stand,” Ye mentioned on the time.
Legend not too long ago introduced his eighth studio album, aptly titled Legend, which can characteristic Jhene Aiko, Muni Lengthy, Jazmine Sullivan and extra.