The popular American rapper is reportedly dealing with a family crisis after his dad was diagnosed with cancer.
Kanye West has been dealing with a lot over the past year. The G.O.O.D. Music rapper was hospitalized in November last year for a mental break down.
For the months ensued that incident, he remained under the radar until around May when he popped back up to stir up some controversies where he infamously said “slavery was a choice.” Ye bounced back from that with a series of album releases that made fans totally forget he is an “azz.”
A family member has recently confirmed to RadarOnline.com, saying: “His dad is sick with stomach cancer Opens a New Window. ,”
It was also confirmed by Kanye’s one-time stepmother Cheryl Carmichael West, adding Ray was diagnosed last spring.
“He’s getting treatment and from what I understand the treatments are working.”
The unfortunate cancer diagnosis comes on the heels of the 10-year anniversary of Kanye’s mom Donda West’s death. She passed away in 2007 following a plastic surgery procedure. Ye was very close with his mom and has been close with his dad since her death.