Kanye West hints at major drama over why he bought a house right across from his ex-wife Kim Kardashian’s house.
In a new interview with the Hollywood Unlocked podcast, West, 44, gets heated when he says “no security” is going to “come between me and my kids,” adding in the clip, “and you’re not gonna not enlighten me”.
In an extended clip obtained by HEY, the rapper claimed he “couldn’t enter” Kim’s home on Monday to visit his eight-year-old daughter North because her “security stopped me at the door.”
The former couple share four children together whom they are currently co-parenting; North, eight, Saint, six, Chicago, three, and Psalm, two.
New Interview: Kanye West Reveals Why He Bought A House Across From His Ex-Wife Kim Kardashian: ‘Nothing Will Take My Kids Away From Me’
West also alleged that Kardashian’s “new boyfriend” – who is believed to be Pete Davidson – was “inside” the house at the time of the incident.
In a statement to Page Six, Kim’s attorney, Laura Wasser, dismissed any notion that the children would be “guarded” from Kanye.
‘Sir. West being kept away from children, by security or whoever else, that’s news to us. The priority for both parties has always been that the children maintain strong bonds with each of their parents throughout this transition and beyond,” the statement read.
A source also told TMZ that all Kim “has asked Kanye to do is call ahead when he wants to come over to her house to see the kids” because she “just wants structure. in order to protect her right to privacy in her”. residence.’
Alleged: In a lengthy clip obtained by ET, the rapper claimed he ‘couldn’t enter’ Kim’s home on Monday to visit his eight-year-old daughter North because her ‘security stopped me at the door”; Kim and Kanye pictured in 2020
West continued, “Earlier this week on Monday when I picked up my kids from [sic] school, security stopped me at the door.
“So at that point the safety was between me and my kids and that’s what wasn’t going to happen,” he told the host.
“But I didn’t want to argue about it. So I just relaxed, took my kids to school, then brought my kids back. I drive. I brought them back and North was like, “I want you to come up and see something.” And it’s like, “Oh, daddy can’t come see something. Daddy can’t come in.” But that had not been defined.
“My daughter wanted me to go inside. I was like, I’m the richest black man and North’s dad, okay, and security was able to block me from entering the room with my daughter and it hadn’t been defined.
West also alleged that Kardashian’s ‘new boyfriend’ – who is believed to be Pete Davidson – was ‘inside’ the house at the time of the incident; Pete pictured in December
The former couple share four children together whom they are currently co-parenting; North, eight, Saint, six, Chicago, three and Psalm, two
“And I hear the new boyfriend is actually in the house that I can’t even go to.”
Kanye then claimed he called two of his female “cousins” to speak to security on his behalf.
“That’s where I call my cousins. And my cousins are very opinionated, you know that. And I said, “I need you to say these two things: safety will not be between me and my children, and my children will not be on TikTok without my permission.” ”
He insisted that the alleged confrontation between Kardashian’s ‘security’ and her ‘cousins; was “non-aggressive” and that he “just” wanted to convey certain things to his ex-partner.
In a statement to Page Six, Kim’s attorney, Laura Wasser, shut down any notion that the children would be “guarded” from Kanye; Kim and Kanye pictured in 2019
West said he had “two cousins” relayed to Kim’s “security” that “her kids won’t be on TikTok without my permission”; North and Kim pictured on TikTok
‘Just to say very simply like, look, for us to be – Some words I don’t like, co-parent – like, where I’m from, you’re my baby mama. So for us to be cordial and civil, there are certain things that cannot be done and can’t be done under the rug,’ Kanye said.
Kanye then commented on the mention of his children in the media.
“They can go on SNL and crack jokes, they can crack media jokes, they can plant stories, about who I’m dating and whatever I want to do. They can block deals, they can do all that stuff, but I can tell you right now, don’t mess with my kids.
“Don’t play with my kids, whoever you work for, who you think the family works for, I’m telling you right now, don’t play with my kids.” And everything will be legal, everything will be legal, baby. You’re not going to gaslight me thinking it’s going to be quiet like this. But that’s what we’re not going to play. It won’t be no. And this is for anyone who’s been in a situation like this who didn’t have a voice…I had the house right next to my kids.
Regarding coming home next to Kim, Kanye explained: ‘My comfort comes from seeing my kids and having a solid schedule. That’s why I even got the house.
‘[It was] there was something wrong with me having a house next to my children.
The comments come after reports claimed Kanye was still “chasing” his ex Kim, despite moving into a new relationship with Julia TUSEN.
New digs: In December, West bought the $4.5 million home, across from his ex, which is a 3,651-square-foot, 5-bedroom property in LA’s exclusive Hidden Hills
Kanye also opened up about how moving to Chicago as a child affected his decision-making as a father, after he and Kardashian filed for divorce last year.
“You see, when my mom took me from Atlanta to Chicago, my dad didn’t come to the coldest, most dangerous city in the world to be next to [me]”, he revealed.
Tension: West also said there would be ‘no security’ that ‘will come between me and my children’, adding in the clip: ‘and you’re not going to gaslight me’
“He said, ‘I’m going to stay in Atlanta. Nothing with my career, with this rap, with this media, none of that, it will take me away from my children.
And that’s what I want everyone to know. Don’t play with me, don’t play with my children. There will be no security between me and my children and you will not enlighten me.
In December, West bought the $4.5 million home, across from her ex, who is a 3651 square foot, 5 bedroom property in the exclusive Hidden Hills of Los Angeles.
Sweet: Kanye West, 44, is reportedly planning to demolish the home he bought for $4.5million in front of his ex-wife Kim Kardashian, 41, and their children (Kim and Kanye pictured with North and Saint)
The purchase came two months after he listed his former $3.7 million, 4,200 square foot bachelor pad in the gated community and just two weeks after Kim asked to be declared legally celibate.
It was later revealed that West planned to demolish the property and build a new space for himself.
For the most part, the former couple’s divorce went smoothly, and the former couple had acted cordially towards everyone over the past year.
Pictured above: Kanye and Julia TUSEN in West Hollywood at posh Craig’s restaurant on Monday
There have also been reports that Kim is happy Kanye has found a new love interest for Uncut Gems star Julia, giving the relationship her full blessing.
However, West has recently been in trouble after allegedly punching a fan in Los Angeles this week.
He also posted a diss track aimed at Kardashian’s new boyfriend, Pete Davidson, threatening to “beat his ass.”
Awkward: Kanye released a diss track against Kim’s new man Pete Davidson (pictured above last year)