Kanye West Spent $13.2 Million On His Failed Presidential Campaign

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Presidential aspirant and rapper, Kanye West reportedly spent $13.2 million including $12m of own money on his campaign in 2020.

The 43-year-old announced 2020 United States presidential election campaign through on July 4, 2020, Independence Day, and on July 16, 2020, the campaign filed a Statement of Candidacy with the Federal Election Commission.

Kanye reportedly received around 57,000 votes across the 12 states in which he was in the running.

According to a new report People, Kanye West spent an eye-watering amount of money on failed 2020 presidential attempt.

In a Federal Election Commission report, the rapper contributed $12.5 million of own money and raised a little over $2 million outside contributions to fund Presidential bid.

The also notes that he’d raised $14.5m for campaign and ended it with $1.3m left in the bank.

Last week, his wife Kim Kardashian filed for divorce to end their marriage of nearly seven years.

They are seeking to split physical and legal custody of their four children (North, seven, Saint, five, Chicago, three, Psalm, 21 months) 50/50.