Kanye vowed that he and Kim aren’t “getting extorted” ever once more after Kim known as him in tears when their 6-year-old noticed an advert for her alleged second intercourse tape on-line.
The newest episode of The Kardashians has lastly given us some much-needed closure on Kim Kardashian’s alleged second intercourse tape.
“Kanye [West], holla at me, bro,” he stated on an episode of Bootleg Kev’s podcast when requested if he’d seen Kim and Ray J’s notorious 2007 tape. “We received half two on the laptop computer. Ain’t by no means been seen. We would love so that you can have it.”
On the time that Wack100’s claims had been made public, Kim and her household occurred to be filming their new actuality present The Kardashians, which is now obtainable to stream on Hulu. And, unsurprisingly, the plot has largely been centered across the alleged intercourse tape to this point.
Within the very first episode, which aired a few weeks in the past, Kim’s 6-year-old son Saint got here throughout an commercial for the tape whereas he was taking part in Roblox on-line.
“It was clickbait insinuating that if you happen to click on on it, there was gonna be a brand new intercourse tape popping out,” Kim defined in a confessional. “Had my son been a bit bit older and been in a position to learn, I’d’ve been mortified. However I died inside.”
Throughout the remainder of that episode and the subsequent, Kim — who stated she was “99 p.c positive” there was no such tape, and rapidly urged her team to take up authorized motion — freaked out over the mysterious footage. She even started to query if she’d unknowingly been filmed by Ray J, disturbingly saying: “The truth that these individuals preserve saying they’ve a tape — what if I used to be fucking sleeping and he caught a dildo up my ass? I don’t know, I don’t bear in mind something.”
At one level, Kim phoned her ex-husband Kanye West and broke down into tears whereas telling him in regards to the predicament she was in. “Over my lifeless physique is that this shit gonna occur to me once more,” she stated. “I simply need it gone.”
She later defined that it was solely Kanye who managed to calm her down, as he advised her to “cease worrying in regards to the public notion” whereas reminding her of her “energy.”
Now, within the newest episode — which aired final night time — Kanye takes issues a step additional and gives Kim an unmatched sense of reduction, as he actually retrieves the footage for her forward of her Saturday Night time Dwell internet hosting debut.
For some context, Kim and Kanye — who share 4 youngsters — had been on good phrases as coparents on the time that the episode was being filmed, so it’s not stunning to her family and friends when he stops by with the grand shock whereas she’s prepping for SNL.
“I simply got here from the airport,” he tells her mother Kris Jenner. “I needed to go to L.A. and are available again ‘trigger I simply traveled to get one thing for Kim.”
“You went all the way in which to L.A. to get one thing for Kim? You’re one thing else,” Kris says, earlier than asking Kanye what it’s that he’s received. He tells her, “Properly that’s what [Kim] desires to point out you.”
In a separate room, Kim has gathered her innermost circle to unveil the thriller merchandise that Kanye has introduced her. “I needed to point out you guys… ” she says earlier than slicing off as she turns into visibly emotional. “I used to be simply gonna cry, and I don’t wanna cry.”
However Kim’s voice instantly breaks as she fights to carry again tears. “Kanye flew home final night time and he got here again this morning, and I wanna present you guys what he received me,” she says.
Opening a big suitcase on the ground, Kim says: “He received me all the intercourse tape again. He flew home and received the pc it was on [and] the hard drive.”
“[He] met up with Ray J on the airport and received all of it again for me,” she says in tears.
In a confessional, Kim continues: “I do know Kanye did this for me, however he additionally did this for my children. I wanna defend them from as a lot as I can, and if I had the facility to — or if Kanye has the facility to — that’s simply a very powerful factor to me, and I’m simply so emotional due to it.”
“It simply means so much to me,” she provides, whereas the digital camera movies her family members embracing her in an enormous hug.
Kris then says, “Thanks for Kanye and for his unbelievable means he does issues and the flexibility to get one thing carried out — and possibly a giant fats large examine so we’re all very grateful.”
Kanye says, “Oh, positively not no examine. We not getting extorted ever once more.”
“No means,” Kris agrees. “Properly you additionally knew how a lot it meant to her, and the way hard she’s been attempting to try this for years and years.”
Kim then reveals that she watched the tape to see if there was any specific content material. “It was simply footage of us at a restaurant, at a nightclub — nothing sexual, nothing bizarre. And so now I can take a deep breath and never fear about this.”
Whereas this marks the primary we’ve seen of Kim’s response to the retrieved footage, Kanye publicly spoke about it again in January throughout a wide-ranging interview with Hollywood Unlocked.
“I went and received the laptop computer from Ray J myself that night time,” Kanye stated of the footage. “I met this man on the airport, then received on a red-eye [flight], got here again [and] delivered it to her at 8 a.m. within the morning.”
“I gave it to [Kim], and he or she cried when she noticed it,” he added. “You understand why she cried when she seen it on the laptop computer? As a result of it represents how a lot she’s been used. It represents how a lot individuals didn’t love her they usually simply noticed her as a commodity.”
Kanye additionally stated that he was irritated at seeing Kim kiss Pete Davidson that very night time on SNL throughout a skit. “The way you gonna deliver me to SNL and kiss the dude you relationship proper in entrance of me, and everyone’s like, ‘Aw, that’s cool,’” he questioned.
Kanye quickly turned his consideration to Pete immediately, coining the tough nickname “Skete” and inspiring followers to “scream” at him in public. He additionally launched an animated music video depicting a cartoon determine of the comedian being kidnapped, decapitated, and buried alive, and bragged about working him off Instagram when the comedian deleted his account.
Extra not too long ago, Kanye has remained absent from social media since having his Instagram account briefly suspended for violating its hate speech and bullying insurance policies, after calling Each day Present host Trevor Noah a racial slur in a caption.
You possibly can watch the subsequent episode of The Kardashians on Could 5 on Hulu, or Disney+ internationally.