Connect with us


Fans Reacts As Taylor Swift uses Kanye West Feud to raise money for charity



Kanye West and Taylor Swift,'


Taylor Swift took the attention focused on a full version of her 2016 phone call with Kanye West and used it to promote charities working to help people during the coronavirus pandemic.

The phone call is at the center of the controversy surrounding West’s lyrics about Swift in his song “Famous.” Swift claimed she was unaware that West would refer to her as “that b—-” in his song. But West’s wife, Kim Kardashian, shared a short and edited video in 2016 of West apparently speaking to Swift and getting her approval for the song.

A 25-minute video of the call between Swift and West was leaked Friday night, and it appeared to back up Swift’s story.

West at one point tells her, “OK, now what if later in the song I was also to have said, uh…’I made her famous’?” The profane word was never mentioned.


Kanye West and Taylor Swift,'

Fans of Swift — self-proclaimed “Swifties” — waited for her response to the leaked video, but were met with a weekend silence. The 30-year-old singer took to her Instagram stories on Monday to address the video, saying it proved she was “telling the truth the whole time,” but then shifted the focus to the coronavirus pandemic response.

“Instead of answering those who are asking how I feel about video footage that was leaked, proving that I was telling the truth the whole time about *that call* (you know, the one that was illegally recorded, that somebody edited and manipulated in order to frame me and put me, my family, and fans through hell for 4 years),” Swift wrote. “Swipe up to see what really matters.”

Swiping up on the story leads viewers to a donation page to Feeding America. Swift urged fans to donate the World Health Organization during “this crisis” if they have the means.

Kardashian late Monday addressed the tape and said Swift was being untruthful. “I didn’t feel the need to comment a few days ago, and I’m actually really embarrassed and mortified to be doing it right now, but because she continues to speak on it, I feel I’m left without a choice but to respond because she is actually lying,” Kardashian tweeted.

Kardashian said that Swift and her publicist had misled people by saying that West never called to ask for permission.

“They clearly spoke so I let you all see that. Nobody ever denied the word ‘b—-‘ was used without her permission,” Kardashian tweeted.

The phone call between Swift and West was the source of headlines in 2016 and beyond as critics accused Swift of lying to portray herself as a victim. It also caused some people to rehash the 2009 MTV Music Awards incident when West interrupted the singer, who was a teenager at the time, to say that Beyoncé instead deserved the Best Female Video.

Backlash against Swift for the 2016 video was so severe that she left the retreated from the spotlight for nearly a year, until she began to promote her “reputation” album.

“I just wanted to disappear,” Swift said about the incident in her Netflix documentary, “Miss Americana.”

CELEBRITY2 days ago

Breaking: Coach Tomlin THREATENS NFL EXIT If Harrison Butker Is Dismissed, “I Stand by Harrison’s Rights”

Andy Reid Statement
CELEBRITY3 days ago

Andy Reid Says He’ll Stand With Harrison Butker: “If They Get Rid of Harrison, They Get Rid of Me”

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
CELEBRITY4 days ago

JUST IN: Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s ‘PANIC’ laid bare over BOMBSHELL new documentary

Taylor Swift dives on Stage
CELEBRITY4 days ago

‘SHE’s AFTER AN OLYMPIC MEDAL’: Taylor Swift leaves fans in AWE as she DIVES head first into the stage and ‘SWIMS’

Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce at the river side
CELEBRITY4 days ago

WATCH: NFL Sparkly Reacts As Travis Kelce DECLARES his love to Taylor Swift As he was CATCHES on microphone saying ‘I LOVE YOU’ to popstar girlfriend for the first time In PUBLIC

Donna Kelce and Taylor Swift,
CELEBRITY4 days ago

EXCLUSIVE: Taylor Swift gets ‘stamp of approval’ from Travis Kelce’s mom Donna Kelce as it’s revealed she ‘ADORES’ the singer, whose friends are happy she found a man who’s NOT in the entertainment industry

Donald Trump and Taylor
CELEBRITY4 days ago

JUST IN: Donald Trump Supporters Are Expecting Taylor Swift to Vote for Him

Jason Kelce trolls brother Travis dad like move of filming Taylor Swift concert with flash on
CELEBRITY4 days ago

Jason Kelce TROLLS Travis’ dad-like FILMING of Taylor Swift CONCERT with FLASH ON

Travis Kelce Preparing for Jam
CELEBRITY5 days ago

JUST IN: Travis Kelce leaves his European trip with girlfriend Taylor Swift to attend his own music festival Kelce Jam back in Kansas City

King Charles111 with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
CELEBRITY5 days ago

King Charles ‘ANGRIER than anyone has ever seen him’ after Meghan Markle’s ‘ROGUE’ move

Sportscaster Charissa Thompson and Taylor Swift with Travis Kelce
CELEBRITY5 days ago

LOVE IN THE AIR as Sportscaster Charissa Thompson Makes Bold DECLARATION About Travis Kelce amid Taylor Swift Absence

Prince Harry is mobbed by admirers
CELEBRITY5 days ago

Prince Harry ‘MAY NEVER BE FORGIVEN’ after he broke an ‘unspoken contract with Brits’

Copyright © 2024 USApixell