Kanye West strolled the Met Gala red carpet decked in blue. Blue ripped denim jeans, bedazzled denim jacket (to compliment wife Kim Kardashian-West’s metallic Balmain gown), and blue contacts – for accessorizing.
Kanye West Pays Tribute to Phife Dawg During Memorial Service
When asked by E! what inspired the blue contact lenses, Kanye simply replied, “Vibes.” Alright Kanye, blue “Vibes.”
Here’s social media’s response to Kanye West’s blue vibes:
Would like to have a quick survey about Kanye West #MetGala's attire...which one is worse?— Ticha Penicheiro (@TichaPenicheiro) May 3, 2016
A.The blue eye contacts
B. The ripped jeans
There's too much history behind black people and blue eyes lol. So I'm really struggling with Kanye's look— دنيس (@dennyboo0101) May 3, 2016
@theferocity He would read a line, say he was a better writer, then ask Morrison to support a project with cash.— James Withers (@JamesWithers3) May 3, 2016
Kanye West in colored contacts...that's it pic.twitter.com/G1Gh3oou0R— Remey Smith (@_Remey_) May 3, 2016
Kanye West Shares Alternate Version of "Ultralight Beam"
Aside from the jokes, Kanye tweets that he enjoyed the Met Gala and theme.
We just had fun with the “future” theme !!! It was a fun night all together ...— KANYE WEST (@kanyewest) May 3, 2016
WANT MORE FROM ESSENCE? Subscribe to our daily newsletter for the latest in hair, beauty, style and celebrity news.