Kanye West’s mental health seems to be hip-hopping south

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Kanye West’s mental health seems to be hip-hopping south

Rapper’s presidential launch raises questions, but one thing’s for sure – have a baby and you’ll get a million bucks

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US rapper Kanye West’s chaotic launch of his unlikely campaign to oust Donald Trump in November’s presidential election has sparked anger, concern for his mental health and questions about whether he is seriously running.

Wearing a bulletproof jacket marked “security”, West broke down in tears during a rambling speech in Charleston, South Carolina, on Sunday that was supposed to kick-start his White House bid.

Instead, controversial comments about renowned American abolitionist Harriet Tubman enraged attendees, provoked scorn online and left political analysts scratching their heads about the mercurial musician’s true intentions...

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