Kanye West’s Mother Donda Dead
The Associated Press reports Donda West, mother of Kanye West and former chairwoman of Chicago State University’s English department, died in Los Angeles on Saturday night, a spokesman for the rapper said on Sunday. “The family respectfully asks for privacy during this time of grief,” the spokesman said. In May, Donda published the book ‘Raising Kanye: Life Lessons from the Mother of a Hip-Hop Star’, which the pair promoted on a book tour. Donda West was 58.