Charlamagne Says He Canceled Kanye Interview Because Kanye’s Off His Meds

Last week, radio host Charlamagne Tha God and Kanye West had been meant to have a reside interview for a TimesTalk on psychological sickness. That interview, nevertheless, was abruptly canceled simply two days prior with Charlamagne saying it was his resolution to scrap the interview as a result of “to have that dialog with him proper now wouldn't be productive.” Charlamagne has now elaborated that time to Stephen Colbert, saying he doesn’t suppose it’s proper for anybody to debate psychological well being with Kanye when Kanye is now not taking his medicine for bipolar dysfunction, which Kanye stated he was once they beforehand spoke on the topic earlier this 12 months. “I feel he must determine that out,” Charlamagne says. The resolution to ax the interview got here two days after Kanye met with Trump claiming to be misdiagnosed; Charlamagne then referred to as Kanye’s folks to tell them the interview was now not taking place and says they had been “relieved,” but in addition made him break the information to Kanye himself. According to Charlamagne, Kanye’s journey to Uganda wasn’t the explanation for the cancellation.