Ye is courting controversy once again.
On Monday, Kanye West was in France for Paris Fashion week, presenting his YZY Season 9 line, but it was the shirt he was wearing himself that drew the most attention.
Khloé Kardashian And Kylie Jenner Support Kanye West At Balenciaga Show In Paris
Addressing the audience at the show, the rapper donned a shirt that read “White Lives Matter” on the reverse side.
kanye west in a white lives matter shirt pic.twitter.com/GxfwsDYVDD
— ARKANGEL (@itsarkangel) October 3, 2022
On the front, the shirt featured an image of Pope Francis.
“White Lives Matter” #YZYSZN9. The Pope is on the front. pic.twitter.com/kVJRqeOUhV
— Vanessa Friedman (@VVFriedman) October 3, 2022
Conservative media personality Candace Owens also attended the event alongside Ye, wearing her own black-on-white shirt, also reading “White Lives Matter”.
Kanye wearing matching White Lives Matter shirts with Candace Owens
This picture is insane ☠️ pic.twitter.com/hJG0xtFmXA
— Kurrco (@Kurrco) October 3, 2022
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West’s show also included a parade of singing children.
Over the weekend, West also surprised fans by walking the runway at Balenciaga’s Paris Fashion Week show.