A$AP Ferg and Kanye West
12.13.2016

A$AP Ferg Defends Kanye West’s Trump Meeting

While some are upset with Kanye West over his meeting with Donald Trump, A$AP Ferg remains optimistic.

“i think @kanyewest is smarter than we think he is,” tweeted the Trap Lord. “he’s getting closer to trump so he can get more insight of his plans!!!”

When a fan said he nevertheless did not “trust” the meeting, Ferg responded with “U never know what a conversation can do.”

After receiving some backlash for his views, the A$AP Mob spitter added: “Y’all can free to think whatever y’all want about trump or @Kanye I was just giving you my take on it.”

For his part, West has said that he met with Trump in order to build a “direct line” with the President-elect. He claims he intends to speak with Trump about a variety of issues in the future, including “bullying, supporting teachers, modernizing curriculums, and violence in Chicago.”

Ferg and Kanye have a solid relationship. In April, West praised his album Always Strive and Prosper, tweeting: “I love this new A$AP Ferg album!!!”