John Legend Reveals Why He Is No Longer Friends With Kanye West

Kanye West is quite in the headlines nowadays, may it be because of the presidential elections or for his divorce from Kim Kardashian.

John Legend and Kanye West used to be good friends back then, but now they have drifted apart. They met back then when John’s roommate was Kanye’s cousin and soon Legend & West became good friends. Legend even performed at Kanye West and Kim Kardashian’s Wedding. But now as their friendship has ended, let’s find out the reason behind it.

John Legend has finally opened up about the strained friendship between him & Ye. In a Podcast with The Axe files, He says, ” We aren’t friends as much as we used to be.” The reason behind it he says is because of Kanye’s support for Trump and also to run for presidential elections, Legend never agreed to all this.

He continues, ” I honestly think because we publicly disagreed on his running for office, his supporting Trump. I think it became too much for us to sustain our friendship.”

Kanye West was upset because his friend didn’t support him to run for election and since then their friendship kind of ended. ” He [Kanye] was upset that I didn’t support his run for the presidency of the United States Of America for understandable reasons. I wasn’t alone in that, but you know, he was not happy about that. And we really haven’t been close since then.”

Kanye West & Kim Kardashian’s Divorce

Kanye West & Kim Kardashian were one of the most popular couples in Hollywood. But in the year 2021, they parted ways, because of their differences and not-so-fulfilling marriage. Kim filed a divorce with Ye , in one of the interviews with Vogue she opened up about her split, says, “For so long , I did what made other people happy. And I think in the last two years I decided, I’m going to make myself happy. And that feels really good.”

She further explains, ” And even if that created changes and caused my divorce, I think it’s important to be honest with yourself about what really makes you happy. I’ve chosen myself. I think it’s okay to choose you.”

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