Kanye West Won’t Be Performing At Coachella 2017.
Latest reports claims that Multiple hit maker and grammy winning artiste, Kanye West won’t be heading to Coachella this weekend. Despite heightened gossip, new buzz suggests Mr. West won’t appear at the star-studded event because wife, Kim Kardashian has warned him against performing at the event.
“Rumors have been swirling ‘Ye would make his big comeback this weekend in the desert. He’s featured on “THat Part” by ScHoolboy Q — a performer this year — and has worked with Travis Scott (who will arguably play the biggest show of his career at Coachella). Multiple festival sources are clear … Kanye will not perform at Coachella … period. Kanye’s no stranger to the music festival … he jumped onstage with A$AP Rocky last year and famously headlined in 2011”. (TMZ)
Just incase you missed, Kanye’s The Life Of Pablo reached a historic milestone off streaming.
“On Tuesday (April 4), Pablo achieved platinum status, according to a press release from the rapper’s label Def Jam. A rep for the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) confirmed the certification to Billboard. While the label says that the project is the first streaming-only album to go platinum, Billboard reported last April that TLOP was briefly available for sale on West’s official site upon its release in February.” (Billboard)
In October 2016, a plaque surfaced of Kanye’s album reaching platinum status from sales.
Though, Fans had speculated that Kanye West will make a welcome return to live music at the annual festival in California, having last graced a stage in November.
He was hospitalized at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Medical Center for exhaustion and sleep deprivation shortly after this performance.
Rumors about a possible appearance at the festival, which attracts an A-list crowd every year, started because of Kanye’s involvement on hip-hop star ScHoolboy Q’s track “THat Part,” as well as his collaborations with Travis Scott.