Grammy award winning artist, Kanye West who recently announced his ‘transition’ from the ‘world’ to Christianity, has made an interesting revelation about social media and how of it influences married man.
According to him, the raunchy photos females post on social media distracts married men and make they suffer akin to what Jesus went through during series of events leading to his death.
Speaking in an interview on Beats 1 on Apple Music, the ‘Christian innovator’ branded the apps the ‘modern day cigarettes’ for their addictive qualities.
Kanye is currently promoting a new album called Jesus Is King (and a film by the same name), both of which are heavy with religious messages.
But while he’s been called blasphemous for comparing himself to God and Jesus in the past — see his song I Am a God on the 2013 album Yeezus — Kanye is continuing to draw parallels between himself and a greater power.
‘I suffer – and I appreciate the suffering because we can just feel a little bit of what Jesus felt when we suffer, but social media makes me suffer,’ he said in the new interview.
‘I suffer from that and by me saying this out loud, I’m sure there’s other married men that suffer in a similar way that are happy to hear me say, “Oh ya, I’m suffering.”‘
Asked why this relates in particular to married men, Kanye explained: ‘Because social media prompts women in particular to put out content that they wouldn’t have put out…’