Jimmy Kimmel’s Full Interview with Kanye West

  • Published on Aug 10, 2018
  • Kanye talks about his passion for music and fashion, what he thinks of Donald Trump, Kim’s trip to Washington D.C. to meet with him, the two motivating forces in the world, overcoming fear, being too caught up in the past, how he feels about people being mad at him, his daughter, his fashion brand, the meaning behind some of the songs on his latest album, his porn preferences, recording his latest albums, mental health, being bipolar, and wanting everyone to be able to express themselves without fear of judgment.
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    Jimmy Kimmel’s Full Interview with Kanye West
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  • germanprogrammers

    "There are two basic motivating forces: fear and love." This is a quote by John Lennon

  • Lenny Late
    Lenny Late Hour ago

    „Oh ,I think lifetimes and lifetimes ahead“ damn

  • SupaNautica
    SupaNautica 2 hours ago

    I don’t think he’s been taken seriously by most people and that’s more their loss tbh

  • Sérgio Gomes
    Sérgio Gomes 5 hours ago

    9:48 min - Pushing (farts from mouth) out

  • Kira Davis
    Kira Davis 13 hours ago

    he has alot to say about freedom ...why isn't he reaching out to third world countries and building schools getting dirty water cleaned..etc

  • Tina Cummins
    Tina Cummins 13 hours ago

    I wish Jimmy would shut up and let him finish a thought.

  • Brian Francis
    Brian Francis 16 hours ago

    11:23 one of the most cowardly commercial breaks I've ever seen. Anyone who supports the President should be MADE to answer that question.

  • Inriyouth
    Inriyouth 16 hours ago

    He's a crazy genius

  • Monir-Marcel Munir
    Monir-Marcel Munir 18 hours ago

    Why doesnt he tell this lecture to Trump and see if he loves anyone? He preaches about love n stuff but the main culprit is the person who he is "loving" so much, Trump. I think Kanye is confused with many things, not focused.

  • عبدالله العولقي

    من حقها تختار كاني لان كل المطلوب عنده، بعد ان توسعت المسالك كثيراً

  • Vic 1
    Vic 1 18 hours ago

    Kanye just wants to be trendy, same as when he put himself on a cross or did that naked video, he trys real hard, too hard.

  • Lote' Lifestyle
    Lote' Lifestyle 19 hours ago

    Really loved this interview with Kanye!

  • piquing interest
    piquing interest 21 hour ago

    Quit making music and apparel, took up a career in wearing a hat

  • Brandon Hampton
    Brandon Hampton 22 hours ago

    Notice he couldn’t answer the “bush” question 🤔 He just trying to be different , it’s nothing wrong with that but supporting “Trump” not the way

  • Tokemo Toke
    Tokemo Toke Day ago

    Free thought.

  • Doggi Dawar
    Doggi Dawar Day ago

    He need his daily food from farmacy

  • Gerald Stokes
    Gerald Stokes Day ago

    It easier to be black and piss people off when you're rich Kanye. A regular dude says something and he'll end up fired lol

  • Jake Leonard
    Jake Leonard Day ago +3

    Lol Clinton was the one who started separating people at the border. Bush, Obama, and Trump eforced the law. But Trump is the bad guy

  • Jake Leonard
    Jake Leonard Day ago

    I dont like Jimmy Kimmel, but I praise him for bringing Kanye on knowing he has an alternative belief to what hollywood forces upon its celebrities.

  • 0 000
    0 000 Day ago

    I hit the like button just because it's Kanye West, I so love that man

  • Jaden Ma
    Jaden Ma Day ago

    Kanye is a very sensitive person.

  • Zoila González
    Zoila González Day ago

    Too much drugs ... he’s an idiot like trump

  • Kyle Black
    Kyle Black Day ago

    Let the river run red

  • Mona Hemphill
    Mona Hemphill Day ago

    Kanye don't even talk like he use to the did something to that man when he was in the mental hospital. U can be what ever u want and do what ever u want. But u changed G..

  • last king
    last king 2 days ago

    2:22 HAHAHAH

  • Nick B
    Nick B 2 days ago

    Jimmy kimmel is a dipshit

  • Patricia Shy
    Patricia Shy 2 days ago

    Ye and Rogan! Yes .....
    Not Kimmel! Yuck!

  • Christine Mienkwic
    Christine Mienkwic 2 days ago

    I agree with you Allen .. I have a completely different, new, compassionate understanding of Kanye after hearing him with Jimmy. I was a young fan then confused and critical of him based on media clips, etc., Today I am impressed by his thoughtfulness, sincerity and bravery...regardless of whether or not I agree with him.

  • Natasha Mcclendon
    Natasha Mcclendon 2 days ago

    He wants to say something so bad but he's like they watching me JESUS CHRIST over EVIL Kanye West don't be Afraid THE GREATEST GIFT IS LOVE GOD IS LOVE THE DEVIL IS PURE HATRED AND EVIL

  • Christopher G.
    Christopher G. 2 days ago

    I hate being a Kanye fan, It's awesome

  • GeForced
    GeForced 2 days ago

    Whether Kanye is a genius or not is irrelevant (what is a genius exactly?)
    All that matters is:
    He highlights the idea of society / this world being a simulation.
    E.g. the 2 year old who is free in his mind is completely locked in by the time he reaches age 30
    Obviously there needs to be adherence to rules / structure but this society needs more freedom of thought and less monolithic / rigid ideas.
    It is absolutely NOT DONE in Hollywood to support Trump. You are automatically a bad person for doing so. This makes no sense. It is simply and emotional retort. No, Trump isn't a great person by any stretch. The left is current eating itself however. It is good to have Kanye, who for whatever reason has decided to be extremely vocal about this.
    Finally, he probably is bipolar. Even though he later has said he isn't.
    He seem slightly nervous here. Maybe medicated? I don't know. He seems quite calm but not naturally calm if that makes sense.
    Kanye doesn't disserve all the hate he gets rn

  • Broken Baz Bass Fret

    Bring out the Gimp

  • Bell Jars Away
    Bell Jars Away 2 days ago

    It's funny when monkeys try and speak like they are intelligent.

  • Beatty Family Life
    Beatty Family Life 2 days ago

    How does Kimmel not understand Kanye's meaning of the 2 year old and coffee table simulation example? Parents constantly are told or expected to teach their kids to act a certain way and behave a certain way. Of course Kimmel parents dont want their kids to get hurt but Kanyes point is let kids be kids and let them become their own person. Kids are going to sometimes be loud in restaurants, oh well they are kids. There is a big difference in a kid not having healthy structure and kids who are just being kids. Kids are loud, kids have lots of energy, kids jump on furniture and love to have fun. Kanye's thoughts arent simple, theres deeper meanings and Kimmel kept cutting him off and making fun of what he was saying. Like the kids at the border, as human beings we need to help eachother but living in a country that Is already overpopulated and has issues, we cant just open the borders to everyone who wants to come here or escape their own countries. There is a process. These people know that before they come to the border and they do it still to pray their kids can be let in and tax payers will provide for them. There are millions of kids in America already who need safe homes, education, food, etc. There is a solution to helping other people in horrific situations in their home countries but letting them into this country not knowing how they will provide for themselves or their families isn't how it should be done. There is a lot of money and power in this world. But there are also a lot of bad people. Sadly there isnt a solution that guarantees what everyone wants

  • Love Constituted
    Love Constituted 2 days ago

    Kanye has come a long way. I used to not like him much cuz he was different but yet he was the same as all the other main stream crap. I definitely did not like the porn comment and in that I think he has a lot to meditate on, but he really has come far and I do think in some ways he is a good example, or at least a better one than the many of the other boring/superficial celebrities.

  • Nik
    Nik 2 days ago

    Jimmy is kinda harsh on kanye! 🤔

  • La Sauce
    La Sauce 2 days ago

    it can't get realer then this he is really letting you see the hallways in his mind its up to you if you look the right, left or just straight

  • natalya tkachenko
    natalya tkachenko 2 days ago

    If you don’t ever experience depression then you are NOT bipolar, just a drug addict and a narcissist

  • Amanda Smith
    Amanda Smith 3 days ago

    I surprisingly came out of this video with more respect for Kanye than I was expecting to ever have.

  • raymond richmond
    raymond richmond 3 days ago

    Kanye slap that punks shitty grin off his face! Proud Of Your Boy!

  • Cliffy
    Cliffy 3 days ago

    kanye is super misunderstood, hearing the way people gawk is funny to me, but centuries later people will get it.

  • K W
    K W 3 days ago

    Jimmy literally had two objectives this whole interview and that was to make kanye look stupid and to make him say he didn't like trump especially when kanye notoriously takes time to respond and he didn't let him to make it look like he didn't know what to say
    Also the border thing is the most hypocritical think I've ever heard first of all it happened under Obama and much worse and I didn't see Jimmy or any liberal crying about it and second if they're illegal then sorry but you can't break the law and not expect to pay for it

  • Ollie Priddey
    Ollie Priddey 3 days ago

    This doesn't even sound like Kayne West, different voice tone.

    MAN OF GOD 3 days ago

    Many thoughts are not principals but an idea tthat has not been tried it stood the test of time were as love has stood test it's all the reaction and feed back that reward substance is not an idea or philosophy

  • FineAzz Beeyah
    FineAzz Beeyah 3 days ago

    somebody explain the wall of coffee tables. i get that the table was something you might have a different perspective on, or might see differently than someone else..... but he lost me on the wall of tables. maybe the tables were the different perspectives of different people; those perspectives shaping the mind, therefore restricting ones chance to be great/different.

  • New Beginnings
    New Beginnings 3 days ago

    I’m watching as white America uses this creative black man to their advantage. Kanye has gone from saying President Bush doesn’t like black People to being a supporter of Trump an obvious racist, bigot and divisive president. Kanye needs serious help not the applause of White America. Smh

    • New Beginnings
      New Beginnings 3 days ago

      Can’t make someone believe what a president and America has shown us for hundreds of years. Please stop. You’ll never understand.

    • Darren Vining
      Darren Vining 3 days ago

      The democrats make up things saying you are racist if you are republican just so they can keep African Americans in check and sticking to leftist beliefs. They are actually holding minority’s back in this country by saying trump or right wingers saying they are racist.

  • Anthony Gratton
    Anthony Gratton 3 days ago

    there something wrong with Kanye. you can see he is going through alot.

  • Eric Gant
    Eric Gant 3 days ago

    Why didn’t he answer the question at 11:19??

    • TheBraveZombies
      TheBraveZombies 3 days ago

      Probably was getting to political or something.

  • m to the R
    m to the R 4 days ago

    by the way, Jimmy, laughing at some one who comes out and says - i'm bipolar- is low! you have no idea what its like! you own an apology!

  • m to the R
    m to the R 4 days ago

    "familys are torn apart"- where you 30 -40-50 years ago when all this drug epidemic took place- huh??? how do you expect to fix that?!- when crack is coming from- the boarder?

  • m to the R
    m to the R 4 days ago

    if PAC was alive these two whould take over!!! world, not just America!

  • m to the R
    m to the R 4 days ago

    most educated rapper after 2PAC... so sad he faces all this controversy ... being quiet is the easiest! try his shoes!

  • wooly mammoth productions

    kanye seems like hes about to start crying weird

  • Bass LikTHeFish52
    Bass LikTHeFish52 4 days ago

    Honestly most of the messages this guy is trying to convey are just So deep. I could see how it could be difficult to understand without painting a picture or telling a story or relating a hat to a super man cape that freed him from all the constrictions of society the same way Superman was freed from freakin gravity and the idea of what human strength was capable of

  • Danielle O'Neill
    Danielle O'Neill 4 days ago

    Lol ‘they don’t talk about checks and balances’ What is accounting class?

  • JerkinShit
    JerkinShit 4 days ago

    first step is to diffuse all the hate in the comments section then we tackle the world

  • Titanic Truths
    Titanic Truths 4 days ago

    Am i the only one sitting here thinking Kevin Hart needs to play Kanye in his lifetime movie.

  • Adam OfficialMusic
    Adam OfficialMusic 4 days ago


  • Steven Aguilar
    Steven Aguilar 4 days ago

    Try love not hate

  • Mark Barber
    Mark Barber 4 days ago

    Please tell me Kanye West said I’m this interview that is worthy of a podcast?

  • sunbro84
    sunbro84 4 days ago


  • natalya tkachenko
    natalya tkachenko 4 days ago

    Blah blah blah. its like English is not his first language, he can't express what he thinks clearly 😂😂😂

  • Sawatha Da
    Sawatha Da 4 days ago

    He’s not bi-polar, he’s a hypocrite. I was waiting on his answer to Bush < Trump.

  • Cristie Hitchens
    Cristie Hitchens 4 days ago

    Very passionate man. Incredibly smart and talented. I am so impressed with this interview. I am listening Kanye.

  • zaida rodriguez
    zaida rodriguez 4 days ago

    I'm confused though how do you have to watch porn when you dating Kim Kardashian? Lmao
    And not even just cuz it's Kim but I never understood why married men who have a girl have to jack off and watch porn like you should be getting that from her.

  • Alessandro Calza
    Alessandro Calza 5 days ago

    why should he be worried she was with Trump? He should be worried if it was Clinton... who is actually the only confirmed sexual predator

  • Izal Pratt
    Izal Pratt 5 days ago


  • holly peers
    holly peers 5 days ago

    Kanye is ⚡⚡⚡⚡⚡⚡⚡⚡🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥

  • Dark_Matter
    Dark_Matter 5 days ago

    I don’t see brilliancy here; I think he’s just poetic in expressing a worldview that many genuine human beings already have. But I do think it’s great that he’s encouraging people to be individuals and break from a sort of herd instinct.

  • Jake Murdoch
    Jake Murdoch 5 days ago

    Love Kanye West.

  • Grey Wichmann
    Grey Wichmann 5 days ago

    dude if ye designs space force uni's im all in

  • Truflow Hub
    Truflow Hub 5 days ago

    Kanye West is powerfully intelligent.

  • Creshendah Martin
    Creshendah Martin 5 days ago

    I feel like Kanye is speaking to his younger self

  • ryan 1
    ryan 1 5 days ago


  • Stephanie Crosby
    Stephanie Crosby 5 days ago

    Kanye doesn't vote so why take about the process if he isn't a part of the process. At this point, he's trolling. He lies like Trump, there are black Rep...he isn't the only one and black ppl aren't a monolithic group.

  • Eugene Russell
    Eugene Russell 5 days ago

    He makes me cringe every time I see him speak.

  • Skante Warrior
    Skante Warrior 6 days ago

    Get rid of the 13th... make Kanye aka CoonYe a slave🤣😂😂😂

  • Genevieve Trevino
    Genevieve Trevino 6 days ago

    His calmness and smile are so refreshing to see.

  • leslie telles
    leslie telles 6 days ago

    I never was a fan Kanye, but you articulated yourself over and over again. I'm about it. can you and Candice Owens make babies??? xoxo keep going I'm sure most of America appreciate it

  • leslie telles
    leslie telles 6 days ago

    you are literally an a hole jimmy, to make him look stupid for having a broader opinion embarrassing for you and unfortunately your own children

  • Repture YT
    Repture YT 6 days ago

    So he basically said he put on the hat so they know “ye” is the man and no one can tell him what to do

  • Sonia Thomas
    Sonia Thomas 6 days ago

    Wow he’s really intelligent than a regular person

  • popeLicker
    popeLicker 6 days ago

    man he is such a weird dude

  • ling ling
    ling ling 6 days ago

    Shimmy Kimmel NEUTRAL

  • Chris Johnson
    Chris Johnson 6 days ago

    He's definitely more controlled. Never have liked him, but, I'm proud he's getting the help he needs to get well.

  • erinesj2000
    erinesj2000 6 days ago

    Kanye is medicated. He needs to come off those meds, he’s having trouble expressing himself.

  • Morten Kalland
    Morten Kalland 6 days ago

    Sleipe Jimmy

  • BlackWizards
    BlackWizards 6 days ago

    I like how fast Kanye's smile disappears from his face lol

  • Ess
    Ess 6 days ago

    what happened to Kanye at 2:35 ?? 🤔

  • john deer
    john deer 6 days ago

    That Kardashian cruse..1 Lamar=crackhead..2Scott=drunk powder head...Kanye=pill head🤡🤡🤡🤡🤡🤡🤡🤡

  • mr NlightNment
    mr NlightNment 6 days ago +1


  • kao long hang
    kao long hang 6 days ago +1

    "Wearing this hat makes me feel like superman" said kanye

    "Superman didnt wear a hat you stupid idiot" said jim brown

  • Rajan Waterman
    Rajan Waterman 7 days ago

    Great how Jimmy played devils advocate and asked sone really thought provoking questions to Kanye West. Also, was a nice change of style/pace for this show. Became an interesting thought provoking interview rather then just entertaining. Great interview!!!

  • Johanna C
    Johanna C 7 days ago

    Mental illness displayed and sense of grandiosity given air time, sad times in the world

  • Laquisha Benit
    Laquisha Benit 7 days ago

    I feel him on this Interview though

  • Laquisha Benit
    Laquisha Benit 7 days ago

    He is a genius at his craft I wish people stop putting him as the status of a leader he’s not a leader he’s entertainer which is a puppet

  • Valerie Newby
    Valerie Newby 7 days ago

    I liked everything he had to say. That was a first

  • Adam Wagener
    Adam Wagener 7 days ago +1

    This one paragraph will cure anyone from bipolar disorder, if they truly understand it, and then follow my directives. Number one: the thought of you being bipolar is actually correct. You are made up of atoms. Atoms have positive and negative poles. For this reason, every single living being on the planet is technically bipolar. Now let's address the mental issue. Your mindset is a reflection of how you interpret reality. If you get very angry or very sad easily, this is all controllable, if you are patient and mature enough to handle your situation. I know for a fact that initially this is not easy. It takes time to shake this stigma when people begin labeling you. I have been through it myself. You will not carry a disease with you your entire life, if your will to win is greater than the disease.

  • Darker Star
    Darker Star 7 days ago

    that was wonderful. alot of heart and truth from Kanye, and Jimmy seemed very hospitable. great stuff:)

  • 117MCT
    117MCT 7 days ago