Kanye West Got Booed After Going On A Weird 25-Minute Rant About Consumerism At The Wireless Festival

While wearing a strange studded mask.

1. Kanye West launched into a 25-minute rant about consumerism and the media while headlining the Wireless festival last night.

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2. “How many people here think they’re awesome and have had people say they’re not their whole lives?” He asked the crowd. “What have I ever done other than believe in myself?”

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3. “They’ve taken the idea of celebrity and tried to make me seem like I was stupid or something. I’m not going to mention names. I’m not going to say Nike or anything.”

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4. “I’m not dissing Louis Vuitton and I’m not dissing the Gucci group. Don’t discriminate against me because I’m a black man or I’m a celebrity.”

5. At first people were cheering in support of what Kanye said, but soon the audience’s patience began to wane.

Kanye West! Gimp mask on ranting about LV & Gucci whilst people stand in the pissing down rain at Wireless I can't get down with that!

— #JAM (@DjStylusUk)

7. There was quite a lot of booing.

8. Some news sources are saying that Kanye was booed off-stage, but he actually went on to successfully complete his Wireless set.

9. Kanye will be gracing the Wireless stage again tonight to replace Drake, who is too ill to perform.

10. Ain’t nothing faze Yeezy.

11. You can watch Kanye’s whole rant here.

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