Kanye West Says He Spent $50 Million on Sunday Service
Written by B87FM on September 1, 2020
Sunday Service is costing Kanye West hundreds of thousands.
Throughout his sit-down interview with Nick Cannon for his “Cannon’s Class” podcast, Ye revealed the huge price ticket connected to his common Sunday Service performances—$50 million to be precise. The cash went in direction of working bills together with choir uniforms, flights, and operas.
“I spent each dime that I’ve for advertising from Yeezy on Sunday Service. Each greenback I had,” he stated. “I spent $50 million final yr on Sunday Service in the event you add up the operas, in the event you add up the flights. It was 120 individuals going to Jamaica.”
Sunday Service traveled the globe final yr, with stops at Coachella, Howard College, Kanye’s ranch in Wyoming, L.A.’s The Discussion board, Joel Olsteen’s Lakewood Church, Jamaica, and extra.
Ye says the cash for Sunday Service got here from advertising for his hot-selling Yeezy sneakers. “The Yeezys, they had been promoting themselves,” he stated. “So as a substitute of paying for advertisements, I invested it within the church. I invested in spreading gospel. I invested in saying Jesus’ title on excessive.”
Ye was lately sued for $20 million over the expertise behind Sunday Service. MyChannel, Inc. filed swimsuit towards the mogul, claiming he introduced them on in spring 2018 to assist develop video and e-commerce for Yeezy together with livestream expertise for Sunday Service earlier than Kanye lower ties with the corporate and allegedly stole its expertise.
Elsewhere throughout his 45-minute interview with Cannon, Ye denied that he’s being bribed by Republicans to run for president and boasted that he’s richer than Donald Trump. “Bro, can’t no person pay me,” stated Ye, who claims he’s price $5 billion. “I received extra money than Trump.”
Kanye additionally informed Nick that he’s all in favour of shopping for picture businesses along with his billion-dollar fortune (“I’ll purchase all of the paparazzi corporations. I wanna choose the precise pictures”) and shared the inspiration behind his political platform, the Birthday Social gathering.
“I can solely give God the glory due to the connection level to the Birthday Social gathering is coping with life and pro-life,” he stated. “As a result of these are youngsters that at the moment are gonna get an opportunity to have birthdays.”
Plus, the Jesus Is King rapper stated it was God who informed him to storm the stage throughout Taylor Swift’s acceptance speech on the 2009 MTV VMAs.
“If God ain’t need me to run on stage and say Beyoncé had the most effective video, he wouldn’t have sat me within the entrance row,” he stated. “I might’ve been sitting within the again. It wouldn’t have made it so ridiculous of an thought as a result of I had by no means heard of this individual earlier than, and ‘Single Girls’ is, like, one of many best movies of all time. And I used to be solely consuming Hennessy as a result of I didn’t wish to go to the awards present as a result of it was a set-up.”