Kanye West Clarifies Comments About Slavery

Kanye West is speaking out again to clarify the comments that he made about slavery.

While visiting the TMZ offices, Kanye West said, “When you hear about slavery for 400 years… For 400 years? That sounds like a choice.” He later added, “You were there for 400 years and it’s all of y’all. It’s like we’re mentally imprisoned.”

Kanye West took to Twitter to try and do some damage control on his recent statements. Ye clarified that he does indeed understand that people weren’t brought on slave ships on free will.

In the series of tweets sent out hours later, Kanye clarified the “choice” comment and why he brought up “400 years.”

Check out the series of tweets below