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Rapper Kanye West has converted to Christianity

Many had already suspected it, now it is finally official: Kanye West has converted to Christianity, as is now reported across all media. The rap star in Washington D.C. known. There he presented short audio samples from his new album "Jesus is King" at a party.

"I want to let you know that I am not here for your entertainment. We are here to spread the message of salvation," said the 42-year-old musician. During the event, he quoted various passages from the Bible and explained the personal value of his faith: "I recently converted. That means I was saved recently this year."

The fact that West now officially calls itself a Christian should come as no surprise - its religious identity has been emerging for several years. More than a decade ago he said in an interview with "The Fader": "I am like a vessel and God has chosen me to be the voice and the link."

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The controversial and gifted musician has been organizing his own church services for several months. The so-called "Sunday Services" are now like a huge gospel festival with chants, prayers and lots of celebrities. In addition, he and his wife Kim Kardashian had their children baptized in Armenia some time ago.

However, the rapper has not yet announced when exactly his new album will be released.

Source: teleschau - the media service