Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are taking major strides in 2017.
For Kim, it’s returning to social media after a traumatizing robbery that resulted in shutting down for several months. And for Kanye, it appears as though the Chicago rapper is starting to deal with the death of his late mother, Donda West.
In November, West suffered a reported mental breakdown, which his team called a “temporary psychosis due to sleep deprivation and dehydration.” It was, however, later revealed that the rapper’s breakdown was on the anniversary of his mother’s burial.
Ye has apparently never dealt with the passing of his mother, who died in 2007 following complications from liposuction. But it seems like Kanye is starting to now grieve properly.
The rapper, who has been receiving medical help for his mental health, just took his two children, North, 3 and Saint, 1, to his mother’s grave in Oklahoma City. “Kim and Kanye visited Donda’s grave this week,” a source told Entertainment Tonight. “They also saw some of Kanye’s family in Chicago.”
The insider explained, “It is the first time North and Saint visited their grandma. It was important for Kanye to take the kids to his mother’s grave. Kanye wasn’t able to go during the anniversary because of he was on tour, and then his heath spiraled.”
“He hasn’t been able to travel to Chicago since the anniversary [of her passing], so the fact he was able to go now, and with his family, meant a lot to him,” the source added. “He was thrilled to be able to bring the kids to see his mom.”
The source also revealed that Kanye is healthy and doing well. Two months after being admitted into the UCLA Medical Center, Yeezy is “living at home with Kim and the kids. He spends his days with the kids, and plays with them all day long.”
The insider told ET, “He’s still under medical care. He’ll do everything and anything to make sure he’s in tip-top shape for his family. That’s his motivation to get out of any dark spot.”
2018 Wearable Art Gala: Beyonce Moved To Tears + How Blue Ivy Stole The Show AGAIN
It was a Knowles/Carter family affair over the weekend at the 2018 Wearable Art Gala.
Celebrities flocked to the Waco Center in Los Angeles on Saturday night for Tina Lawson’s “Waco to Wakada” gala, an event to raise money for a non-profit art and performance complex. Some of the attendees included Magic Johnson, V Boseman and Lisa Raye, but it was Beyonce and company that really stole the show.
During the event, the Queen Bey, who stunned in a custom Falguni Shane Peacock gown, delivered an emotional speech while accepting the 2018 Waco Theater Humanitarian Award. “I never thought people should receive awards like this because in my opinion, the giving is the reward and that’s enough,” Bey told the crowd.
She added, “I try to keep my charitable work quiet because I feel like these things should come from the goodness of your heart and nothing orchestrated as a campaign. And if I’m honored, I keep it quiet because I feel like I could be doing more.”
Beyonce tearing up yall!!! 😭😭😭Beyonce talking about how she gives & stays quiet because she feels she could be doing MORE!!! 😥😥 I need a tissue!! 😭😭😭#WearableArtGala #WacoToWakanda pic.twitter.com/C2zbQOIV25
— BeyonceFukdMe (@BeyonceFukdMe) March 18, 2018
Bey wasn’t the only family member taking home an award. The singer’s mother-in-law, Gloria Carter, accepted the Everyday People Award. “She raised four kids and she did the best job with me,” Jay Z said on behalf of his mother.
“My mother is a beautiful human being. She’s a progressive woman, who was always strong. She’s someone who is so strong that she told me, ‘You can do anything in life.’ I believed it so much that I thought she made it up herself,” the rapper told the crowd. “I didn’t realize it was a cliché, but I worked really hard because of her saying. I’m very happy and proud of you.”
And we’ve said it before and we will say it again … Blue Ivy always manages to become the spotlight and she did just that with her insanely adorable antics.
During the event, Jay had to stop his 6-year-old from bidding on items worth upwards of $19,000, including an acrylic painting of a young Sidney Poitier.
In video that surfaced on social media over the weekend, you see Jay hilariously slap her hand down to stop from the major bidding war. Ironically, Blue was bidding against mogul, Tyler Perry.
— BEYONCÉ LEGION (@Bey_Legion) March 18, 2018
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