Kanye West is not one to shy away from controversy. However for those think the man who said that “slavery was a choice”, “Harriet Tubman did not free the slaves” and “interracial children are the most beautiful”, could not get any worse, they will be shocked and surprised by his latest remarks.
The weekend a fan asked the rapper who broke up with his wife Kim Kardashian and is now dating Irina Shayk, if he considered dating a Black woman after the relationship with his wife ended.
Without hesitation, Kanye responded, “What do you think I rap for? So I could drive a Rav-4?” before walking away.
While the Chicago rapper did not five into details as to why he chose to quote that specific line of one of his rap lyrics to answer the question, it is not difficult to figure out what he meant.
A Rav-4 is a rather inexpensive vehicle that ordinary people can afford. Everyone knows that Kanye drives a AventadorLP700-4, a car only the super rich can afford.
So was Kanye saying that Black women are the equivalent of a Rav-4 while white women are like AventadorLP700-4? It is a tacky analogy but most people believe that is exactly what the rapper was saying.
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