"Sure he is personally rich and can buy furs and houses for his family, but without our help, the true genius of Kanye West can't be realized." "Kanye West has told us time and time again that he is the 'greatest living artist and greatest artist of all time', Piatt continued. "Now who's gonna be the Medici family and stand up and let me create more?
"Great artists need to be supported financially to achieve their full potential. " The crowdfunding campaign has met with a hostile response from the angry people of the internet.
Piatt went on to quote one of Kanye's most rousing statements, in which he reportedly claimed: "I am Warhol. "I will leave you zero dollars," raged one frothy-mouthed critic in the comment section of the Go Fund Me page.
"'ll be willing to help you raise money if you're willing to fight me for a charity event. only the satisfaction of punching you in the face." Another person called on Kanye to "eat a big bag of dicks" and went on to confirm that he would not be pledging any cash.One sick troll suggested buying the rapper a ticket to Syria, wrapping him in an American flag and inviting ISIS to behead him, whilst another shockingly said "we would all be better off if someone killed him off like John Lennon".Authors / speakers Melanie Shankle and Sophie Hudson - also known as Big Mama and Boo Mama on their blogs - talk about all the important stuff: faith, family, friends, football, fashion, and food. I don't know what more any of us could ask, really. Melanie is cooking ribs during this podcast, and a couple of times she has to take a podcast break to flip her ribs.A crowdfunding campaign set up to help Kanye West pay off a massive self-confessed debt has so far managed to raise just under 0.0004% of its intended goal.
The Go Fund Me bail out campaign is designed to help the rapper win his "personal struggle" with mounting arrears, which he revealed in an astonishing Twitter rant earlier this week.
In one of his most famous songs, Kanye famously dissed "gold-diggers" for their refusal to "mess with broke" chaps.
But this strongly-expressed sentiment didn't put him off from asking Facebook supremo Mark Zuckerberg for billion to help pay off a million debt .
The audacious rapper also urged Zuck to confirm that he, Kanye West, is the greatest artist that has ever lived.
After it became apparent that the dosh was not going to be forthcoming, a handful of generous souls came together to donate an average of about each.
At the time of writing, a total of 41 people had pledged 7, leaving just ,999,753 left to go.