Kanye West is beneath the microscope of the LAPD for allegedly punching a fan, however that is not slowing him down professionally — we have discovered he is getting out of L.A. and shifting his focus to a brand new album and Coachella.
Sources with direct data inform TMZ Ye’s leaving town ASAP, heading for the SoCal desert … the place he intends to give attention to nothing however work. We’re advised he and his artistic crew already scheduled conferences weeks in the past with Coachella manufacturing to map out his staging, and he is sticking to that plan.
Nonetheless, Coachella will not be the one venture on Ye’s thoughts — ‘Donda 2’ is nicely underway, and Kanye will use the time outdoors L.A. to get with artists and producers to complete it up.
In the meantime, again in L.A., we’re advised the investigation continues into allegations Kanye pushed, punched and knocked an autograph-seeking fan to the bottom. Our regulation enforcement sources say it is nonetheless too early for cops to get in contact with Kanye and his crew, however that will probably be coming within the close to future.
TMZ broke the story, Kanye was in a rage outdoors Soho Warehouse early Thursday morning as his cousin tried to calm him down. A witness tells us Kanye erupted on the fan after asking to not be photographed and complaining he was going by means of quite a bit together with his divorce.
Cops took a misdemeanor battery report, and witnesses declare the alleged sufferer hit his head fairly arduous on the concrete. He left the scene beneath his personal energy, however received checked out at pressing care afterward Thursday.
As for Coachella, our manufacturing sources inform us Kanye plans to do some kind of Sunday Service on each weekends of Coachella, Easter falls on Weekend 1 of the competition, and we’re advised there will probably be particular company concerned outdoors of the Sunday Service choir.
Ye carried out Sunday Service for greater than 50,000 individuals at Coachella 2019 — aka the pre-Covid days, and the final time the competition was held. It is seen as probably the most unforgettable units within the occasion’s historical past, so the bar’s set fairly excessive.