WATCH: Jeffree Star denies rumours he is dating Kanye West
Jeffree Star denies rumours he is dating Kanye West
Social media star Jeffree Star has denied rumours he was dating rapper Kanye West.
The 35-year-old, in a YouTube clip titled Addressing The Kanye Situation, denied any romantic links to the 43-year-old rapper. This comes after rumours that Kanye and his wife, Kim Kardashian-West, were getting a divorce. Following the news, Star started trending after claims he was in an entanglement with Kanye.
“I’m single … I’m not sleeping with anyone,” Star said. “This is so weird … this is so stupid. Let me just say this one time … I like very tall men.”
He continued: “Me and Kanye have never hung out, and this whole thing is really funny. I get why people are really laughing about this. In an old song of mine from 2009 called B**** Please, I say a line about Kanye.
“But it was very like Eminem. I mentioned like 50 celebrities.”
The make-up artist captioned the clip, “Hi 2021, let’s relax. Addressing this Kanye West and Jeffree Star situation and the truth about why I moved to the state of Wyoming.”
A source close to the Kardashian family told E! News “there is absolutely no truth to the Jeffree and Kanye rumours.”
The rumours involving the cosmetics entrepreneur and the Grammy-winner stemmed from a TikTok personality, Ava Louise, who insinuated a romance between the two.
“Kanye’s been hooking up with a very famous beauty guru, male beauty guru, a lot of people in the scene have known for a while,” she said.
Louise noted she didn’t have concrete evidence to confirm the affair, attributing the information to an entertainment attorney she chatted with.
Star responded: “I guess some girl made up a whole lie on TikTok and it went viral, where she insinuates Kanye and Kim are getting a divorce because a big male beauty influencer is sleeping with him.”