Rap moguls Jay-Z and Nas helped Kanye West inch a year closer to joining the 40/40 club by celebrating his 36th birthday with him in New York City over the weekend.
According to reports, the celebration went down in a Manhattan restaurant last night (June 8).
There was no shortage of star power at Kanye West’s 36th birthday bash in New York on Saturday night. Mr. West’s famous friends gathered to toast him at the private celebration at Jamaican restaurant Miss Lily’s. Beyoncé and Jay-Z held court in one corner, while illusionist David Blaine posed for a photo with Scott Disick. Fresh off the stage at the Governors Ball, Nas also joined the party. “Yeezus x Hov x Godson …. The 3 Gods. Happy Birthday to my brotha Kanye!” tweeted Nas. (Rap-Up)
Ye’s pregnant girlfriend Kim Kardashian also celebrated the special day.
Pregnant Kim Kardashian wanted to make sure her beau Kanye West was feeling extra loved on his 36th birthday. Posting a sweet picture collage of their favorite moments together on Saturday, June 8, the E! reality show star wrote to West, “Happy Birthday to my best friend, the love of my life, my soul!!!!” (Us Magazine)
Mr. West can top off turning 36 by now legally marrying his reality star girlfriend.
Kim Kardashian is officially divorced from NBA player Kris Humphries — just in time for the reality-TV star to give birth to her first child, a girl, with beau Kanye West. The judgment was entered in a Los Angeles court Monday, officially ending the 72-day 2011 marriage. The Brooklyn Net forward initially sought an annulment, claiming that the couple’s marriage, including a televised wedding, was based on fraud. (NY Post)
A couple months ago, Kim reflected on her short-lived romance with Kris Humphries finally concluding and the possibility of marrying Ye.
“I’m just glad for Kris and I both that we can just move on. I think we ultimately both wanted the same thing so I’m glad that we were able to just come up with an agreeament and just move on for the both of us,” Kim said in an interview. “[Marrying Kanye?] Don’t you think I should slow down? I think I should slow down. I’m just really enjoying my time with Kanye right now and we wanna have the baby and when you know how it’s gonna be in the end there’s no need to really rush it right now.” (EXTRA)