Nearly two weeks after his much publicized bout with exhaustion, Kanye West flew to New York to run errands which include a visit to an apartment, visiting a studio to reportedly work and new material and also to have a brief meeting with Donald Trump at Trump Tower in Manhattan.
Kanye met with Trump at the future president’s 5th Avenue home at 9 a.m. on Tuesday (Dec 13) with Ivanka Trump and Corey Gamble also present.
Trump was questioned by the press about the reason for the meeting, he replied:
“Just friends, just friends.”
“He’s a good man.”
When further questioned about a potential cabinet position for the rapper the president-elect said:
“We discussed life, we’ve been friends for a long time.”
Kanye West was pressed by the media with many questions but he simply said:
“I’m just trying to take a picture right now.”
After the meeting, Trump told Kanye:
“Take care of yourself man, I’ll see you soon.”
Kanye West has been up and about since his hospitalization and said to be in “good spirits.”