News: Khloe Downplays Kanye West & Kim Kardashian's Romance, "I Don't Think It's Serious" [Video]
Wednesday, Apr 25, 2012 10:22PM
While gossip sites continue to bubble over the perceived romance between Kanye West and Kim Kardashian, the reality star's sister, Khloe, has once again downplayed the love bird hype.
Despite their recent photographed outings together, Khloe described the bond as friendship intensified.
While Khloe Kardashian does think Kim and Kanye are "cute together," she doesn't believe their relationship is that serious... yet. The reality star told Bravo host Andy Cohen on "Watch What Happens Live" "We had a double, triple, foursome date, whatever. I don't think it's serious. I think it's too soon. But, because they're friends for so long, it's just so easy, and that's something I love seeing about Kim." (VIBE)
Last weekend, Ye and Kim were spotted shopping throughout New York City.
Keeping Up With Kimye! Kim Kardashian and her new beau Kanye West made their second appearance as a couple during another shopping trip in New York City Saturday. Decked out in leather pants, heels and a Celine bag, the reality star, 31, and the rapper, 34, browsed the racks at Balenciaga and made a stop at the popular Van Leeuwenhoek ice cream truck. "They had drinks at the Mercer Hotel Friday night, then shopped all day," a source tells Us Weekly. And it sounded like Kardashian was having a great time. "Hi dolls! I'm so happy to be in NYC with the whole fam! Fun week! Have a good weekend guys!" she wrote to her followers on Twitter. (Us Magazine)
Around mid-April, Khloe also gave her take on the duo's relationship.
"Honestly, we've known Kanye forever. He's been a great family friend," KhloÃ© said in an interview. "I love Kanye. ... I don't know what happens with Kim. I think they're cute together, I've said that, but, honey, I don't know. I like Kanye. I think Kim and Kanye, they've known each other for a really long time. I think they're good friends, and they're compatible, and I think friendships is where good relationships stem from." ("Ellen DeGeneres Show")
A week prior, Kardashian heated up the Internet after leaving Ye's cribe twice in seven days.
For the second time this week, Kim Kardashian was photographed leaving her new boyfriend's New York apartment. Kim and rapper Kanye West have taken their romance public, with Kanye publicly declaring he fell in love with with the reality star in a rap song. Kim was asked about the relationship in an interview with on Friday and explained that she and Kanye had been friends for a long time, and that there's no telling with the future holds. (RumorFix)
Check out Khloe Kardashian's interview below: