Kanye West Halts Performance After Kim Kardashian Held at Gunpoint in Paris
West abruptly ends his set at the Meadows Festival as his wife is reported to be “badly shaken” by the attack.
Earlier tonight, Kanye West abruptly left his set at the Meadows Festival in New York, stating that he had to go due to a “family emergency.” According to CNN, Kim Kardashian was held at gunpoint in her hotel room in Paris, where she is currently staying for Paris Fashion Week. As a Kardashian spokesperson revealed to the news channel: “Kim Kardashian West was held up at gunpoint inside her Paris hotel room this evening, by two armed masked men dressed as police officers. She is badly shaken but physically unharmed.”
Meadows NYC has since confirmed on its Twitter account that the rapper had to cancel his performance. You can view the announcement and the video below to learn more:
Due to an emergency, Kanye West had to end his performance early. Please get home safely.
— The Meadows NYC (@themeadowsnyc) October 3, 2016