Rap artist Kanye West recently asked for prayers after claiming he is $53 million in “personal debt.” In a frantic series of tweets before his appearance on NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” on February 13, West announced his alleged financial struggles. “I write this to you my brothers while still 53 million dollars in personal debt […] Please pray we overcome […] This is my true heart […],” West tweeted on Saturday evening. On Sunday morning, the “Yeezus” creator then went on to ask Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg for help, writing:

“Mark Zuckerberg invest 1 billion dollars into Kanye West ideas […] after realizing he is the greatest living artist and greatest artist of all time.” The famed musical artist also targeted other tech billionaires, including Google co-founder Larry Page and all “you dudes in San Fran play rap music in your homes but never help the artists.” “You love hip hop, you love my art […] I am your favorite artist but you watch me barely breathe and still play my album in your house […],” West continued. The “Gold Digger” artist went on to tell Zuckerberg that “one of the coolest things you could ever do is to help me in my time of need,” adding, “and I will always respect you for that and the world will love you […]” READ MORE