The rapper-turned-designer took to Twitter between 4:00 and 6:00 am today to issue 91 wide-ranging tweets about his fashion label, priorities and vision for a more creative world.
He also expounded on his and Spike Jonzes shared vision for a revamped educational system and his memories of shopping for fur coats with his mother (like we said, the operative word here is wide-ranging). Oh, and hes launching a 22-division creative agency called DONDAit involves uniting minds that are all waaaay doper than me to make tech and design magic.
The live-screed resulted in a 1,719 final word count, roughly equivalent to ELLEuk.coms daily news output.
He started what shall heretofore be known as The Kanye West Twitter Meltdown with the relatively even-keeled, I appreciate everyone's support for my clothing line but I wanted to clarify a few things...
Then the tweets hit the fan. Heres a chronological excerpt of some of our favourites:
I love being back at my fashion office learning and creating. It's so challenging and fun and I'm surrounded by amazing people.
They so you only live once but every time I come to work I feel like I'm starting a second life.
You guys might think I have some type of backing for my line but I don't.
I did the first fashion show out of my own pocket and used the money I made touring to follow my passion.
I've been working at this for years now ...from the first offers to do urban clothing lines that I turned down...
To begging Bape to do my line and never making any real headway...
To having an office in LA that was shut down after the "MTV" moment along with my tour with GAGA
I moved to Japan for one month after that and designed every night in my room... I had