Kanye West’s Controversial Birthday Party Sparks Outrage
WARNING: The following images may be disturbing.
Kanye West, the American rapper and businessman, is once again in the midst of controversy. This time, it’s due to the extravagant event he hosted to celebrate his 46th birthday in Los Angeles.
Kanye West had sushi being served on a naked woman at his 46th birthday party 👀🍣 pic.twitter.com/JO191hLQyl
Serving Sushi on a Naked Woman
International media reports that West incorporated the controversial Japanese practice of nyotaimori, which involves serving sushi on the body of a naked woman. The woman, in this case, was half-naked and covered with a selection of sushi.
Kanye West’s 46ᵗʰ birthday party had sushi served on naked woman’s body….. & North West’s tried to feed Kanye’s wife Bianca sushi 💀 pic.twitter.com/6Js5JoYyJV
Daughter and Partner Attend Controversial Event
In videos circulating on social media, it can be seen that West’s 9-year-old daughter, North West, attended the party. Also present was his new partner, Bianca Censori, with whom he arrived holding hands.
Backlash Against West’s Misogynistic Display
After the video clips went viral, many critics slammed West’s misogynistic display, labeling it as an objectification of women and a promotion of rape culture. It was also criticized for its inappropriate nature, especially for involving a child.