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Why Kanye West Feels Responsible for His Mother’s Death

Though Kanye West’s mother Donda West passed away nearly eight years ago, he still — as one does after losing a parent — agonizes over her death and often blames himself.

Kendall Fisher | June 26, 2015 - 2:13 pm

Kanye West Opens Up About His Deceased Mother

For once, Kanye West is opening his mouth to do something besides make a pompous jackass of himself.
The 808s & Heartbreak rapper sat down with Essence Magazine to discuss, among other things, the effect that the death of his mother, Donda West, has had on his life.  (The elder West died in November 2007…

Celebuzz | June 1, 2009 - 7:25 am

Doctor of Kanye West’s Mother Surrenders His License

Dr. Jan Adams, the plastic surgeon who operated on Kanye West’s mother the day before she died in November 2007, has surrendered his license, People Magazine reports.
According to Candis Cohen, a spokeswoman for the Medical Board of California, “A series of complaints were filed against Mr. Adams, but he chose to surrender his license…

Celebuzz | April 10, 2009 - 1:00 pm

Morning Buzz: Lindsay Lohan and Samantha Ronson Over?

Lindsay Lohan has reportedly moved out of Samantha Ronson’s house and in with her manager Jen, according to TMZ. Sources say that the two are definitely split up despite Lohan’s denials, and Lohan is allegedly trying to get back together with the female DJ. Lohan was also seen at LA’s Apple Lounge sans girlfriend on…

Celebuzz | January 8, 2009 - 6:00 am

Kanye Remembers Mom with Ellen

Despite an airport incident or two, it looks like Kanye West has done his fair share of growth in recent months.
While hitting Ellen Degeneres’ couch today, to promote the music video for his new single Love Lockdown, West discussed the lingering lessons of his departed mother.
“Well, a lot of things changed and, you…

Matt Donnelly | October 7, 2008 - 8:38 am

Kanye West: Not the Last Lecture

Donda West is gone but not forgotten. Kanye has seen the light, and he’s not afraid to blog about it.
Kanye’s new quest? “While people chase money I pursue happiness. So many people talk about how much money they have but there’s so many rich people who spend a lot of that trying 2…

Celebuzz | April 11, 2008 - 1:13 pm