Charlamagne The God is widely known for his opinions and his no-hold-barred demeanor. He showed yet again his willingness to do what he believes to be right recently by canceling an arranged interview with Kanye West. West, who frequently discusses his struggles with bipolar disorder openly, was to be a guest on Times Talk during a special segment geared towards mental health.
AS an advocate for the mental health of communities globally, both Kanye West and Charlamagne The God were expected to discuss how mental health issues affected the populace, with focus centering on the black community and the stigmas involved within it in regards to mental health.
However, Charlamagne Tha God chose to cancel the rather publicized interview. The talk show host later details via his Twitter account his reasons for choosing to cancel the interview. Charlamagne stated that the interview was one that he had personally been looking forward to due to similarities he and Kanye West shared and that he believed that it would be beneficial in shedding some light upon prevailing mental health issues.
He designated the fact that he did not feel that such an interview would turn out to be as productive as it might have been, given recent occurrences. Although Charlamagne does not go into detail about his reasons for believing this, the cancellation came just days after Kanye West MEt with President Trump at the White House and expressed his support.
Reports state that during his meeting with President Trump, Kanye explained his decision to wear attire that showed his support for the President. Whether or not this had any bearing upon Charlamagne Tha Gods decision to cancel his interview with Kanye is not stated. See This Article for additional information.