Nick Cannon tried to achieve out to Kanye West after he made antisemitic feedback.
Final 12 months, the “Stronger” rapper hit headlines after he made a string of offensive remarks about Jewish folks on social media and in interviews, resulting in him turning into broadly condemned and shedding a sequence of sponsorships and partnerships.
Throughout a latest interview for the Los Angeles Occasions, Nick revealed that he tried to talk to Kanye when he first turned embroiled within the controversy.
“Kanye is saying some wild s**t, and I don’t know if he actually believes it,” the TV character advised the outlet. “I attempted to speak to him. I attempted to place him with leaders within the Jewish group. I believe it’s much more there. I simply know he’s in determined want of assist and love and folks to not abandon him.”
Nick isn’t any stranger to sparking debate himself.
He was fired by ViacomCBS executives in 2020 after making racist and antisemitic remarks throughout a podcast episode however later issued an apology and dedicated to educating himself through conversations with Jewish leaders.