Cookie banner

This site uses cookies. Select "Block all non-essential cookies" to only allow cookies necessary to display content and enable core site features. Select "Accept all cookies" to also personalize your experience on the site with ads and partner content tailored to your interests, and to allow us to measure the effectiveness of our service.

To learn more, review our Cookie Policy, Privacy Notice and Terms of Use.

or
clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

VIDEO: Kanye West's a Big Spiritual Supporter of Occupy Wall Street, Says His Spokesperson Russell Simmons

Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to Vox.com, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.

Ah yes, this is the protest Kanye West turned up at wearing a $355 Givenchy plaid shirt and a Yeezy necklace from his debut Paris womenswear collection. Watch this video: Russell Simmons does all the talking and Kanye just stands there, expressionless, being a big spiritual supporter of the protests. Or something. On a semi-related note, we think that if Kanye had named his new womenswear label Yeezy, many of the sins he showed on the runway would have been far more easily forgiven.
· Kanye West occupies Wall Street video [Buzzfeed]
· Did Kanye wear a $355 Givenchy shirt to occupy Wall Street? [RNY]