The next phase of Kanye West’s career might not include adidas or Gap. Talk with Bloomberg, YE revealed that he was looking forward to creating without the help of corporate giants.
“It’s time for me to go it alone,” Ye said. “It’s good. I’ve made the companies money. The companies have made me money. We’ve created ideas that will change clothing forever. Like the Round Jacket, the Foam Runner , the tap shoes that changed the shoe industry. Now it’s time for Ye to create the new industry. More companies standing between me and the public.
Expanding the conversation further, YE said his corporate partners will be his “new baby mamas” as the rest of their partnerships will have to be a “co-parenting” situation.
Ye is currently in battle with Adidas. Throughout Labor Day weekend, Ye posted images of brand executives on Instagram, including attacking Senior VP/GM Daniel Cherry III over his product and choice of covers. -chief.
Hitting Instagram, Ye revealed that Adidas tried to cut ties with him and offered him a billion dollar payout, which he denied.
“The fact [adidas] to feel that they could color my shoes and name them without my approval is really wild,” Ye wrote. “I really care about building something that changes the world and something that I can leave to my kids. They tried to buy me out for a billion dollars. My royalties next year are $500 million alone.
Ye would also reveal that his legal team had advised him not to post anything on Gap, another of his partners, for ten days.