3rd thing I called Taylor and had a hour long convo with her about the line and she thought it was funny and gave her blessings— KANYE WEST (@kanyewest) February 12, 2016
The Swift camp is vehemently denying having heard the track before its debut. A rep for the 1989 singer has said that “Kanye did not call for approval, but to ask Taylor to release his single “Famous” on her Twitter account,” TMZ reports. “She declined and cautioned him about releasing a song with such a strong misogynistic message.” Only time will tell whose truth will prevail.
5th thing I’m not even gone take credit for the idea… it’s actually something Taylor came up with …— KANYE WEST (@kanyewest) February 12, 2016