Kanye did not say what his answer would have been, nor did he explain why he didn't insist on answering the question when Kimmel returned from commercials. "Let me clarify the click bait", he tweeted.
'The question was so important I took time to think.
Kanye considered the question without answering before Kimmel took a commercial break. "The interview showed strong personalities with different opinions having a civil conversation".
The 41-year-old music star has now addressed reports that he was "stumped" by the question, writing: "On Jimmy Kimmel we had a great time having a dialogue".
West also said that he was "so happy" to see Kimmel wearing a pair of Yeezys for the interview, which he interpreted as "an olive branch". He led with love. "I appreciate Jimmy and his team", Kanye wrote. You guys are Jedi's.
Read his tweets below.
"As a musician, African-American. everyone around me tried to pick my candidate for me", he said, suggesting there was a perception that "blacks can only be Democrats".
The normally chatty rapper seemed lost for words when TV host Jimmy Kimmel asked him whether he thought Mr Trump cared about black people, "or any people at all".
Obviously, those outlets don't understand that speechless is the literal opposite of Kanye West. Mr. "What it represented to me was not about policies, because I'm not a politician like that, but it represented overcoming fear, and doing what [I] felt, no matter what anyone said, and saying, 'You can't bully me". We are all left to wonder why Kimmel and his staff didn't let Kanye answer the question, and instead opted to edit the interview to make it look like Kanye was stumped.
West said in a song that he told his wife, Kim Kardashian West, that she could leave him after the slavery comments but that she decided not to. "I got four of em / Damn, those is your sisters / You did something unholy to them pictures / Damn, you need to be locked up / Nah, we need a bigger hot tub".
"Liberals can't bully me; news can't bully me; the hip-hop community, they can't bully me".
The white supremacist movement is enjoying a greater sense of empowerment under President Donald Trump , he added. But when pressed about her version in the book, Manigault Newman told to NPR: "I heard the tape".
US Vice President Mike Pence , in a Pentagon address, described the creation of the Space Force as "an idea whose time has come". The Space Force will be a new department of the United States military which Trump has described as " separate but equal ".
Two F-15 jets were scrambled in response to the stolen plane from the Oregon Air National Guard in Portland, Oregon. Authorities initially identified the man as a mechanic but have since then said he was a ground service agent.
Jurgen Klopp says he could be without up to SEVEN first team players when Liverpool face West Ham at Anfield this weekend. Summer signing Naby Keita is a guaranteed starter in one of the three midfield slots for the Merseysiders.
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During his career, the World Cup victor also played for Cruzeiro, PSV Eindhoven, Barcelona, Real Madrid and Corinthians. Pneumonia is swelling of the tissue in one or both lungs and is usually caused by a bacterial infection.
The Lira has lost almost a third of its value this year, as relations with the United States have become increasingly strained. Following the tweet, Turkey responded by imposing duties on $1.8 billion in USA goods including coal and paper.
We want to win every game, do everything that we can to win our matches, and at the end we'll see our position", Silva said. He also praised Luke Shaw , who scored to seal the win and had been a target for Mourinho's criticism last season.
Kessler backed off plans for another rally this summer and turned his focus to an event in Washington , D.C. After last year's deadly event , several far-right groups sought to distant themselves from the alt-right.
By contrast, Saturday " s play started under sunny blue skies that promised to make life easier for the batsmen. When Jos Buttler went for 24 - Shami's third leg-before wicket - England looked capable of crumbling again.
The Welsh midfielder is expected to return to the side after he resumed training but may not be 100% fit to play 90 minutes. City's strength in depth was illustrated when Mahrez made way for Kevin de Bruyne just before the hour mark.