Kanye West Covers Paper Magazine, Talks LSD and the Meaning of LifeKanye West is on the cover of Paper magazine and wrote––or rather, dictated––his own story. The 37-year-old rapper gave a monologue on fame, family, and what it’s like to be Kanye which was then transcribed as the cover story.
Kanye, who was recently named one of Time’s “100 Most Influential People”, offered pages worth of his famous Kanye-isms. One Kanye-ism, offered between musings on fashion and the Illuminati, stands out in particular. The rapper-turned-designer revisits one trippy visit to the dentist saying, “One time I was at the dentist’s office and I was given nitrous gas and I was vibing out — I guess that’s my version of Steve Jobs and his LSD trip — when I had this first thought: What is the meaning of life?” So deep.
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