Kanye West Auditions for American Idol

Norman Weiss
TV Tattle

Kanye West auditions for American Idol

West was in San Francisco at a fundraiser event with President Obama over the weekend when he decided to audition for the Fox reality show, which was also in the Bay Area. West delivered an a cappella rendition of his hit Gold Digger.


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