Kanye West said Monday in a interjvu with the BBC that he wanted to work with Ikea.
But the furniture giant says no.
– We have no plans for a partnership at present, says a spokesperson for Ikea to CNBC.
Yesterday, rapper Kanye West in a radio interview BBC 1 that he wanted to design “minimalist student apartments” in cooperation with Ikea.
– Yo Ikea, let Kanye get to create. Let him do his thing for you know what, I want a bed that he does, I want a chair that he does, he said about himself in the interview.
The Swedish furniture giant does not appear to be quite as keen on a partnership that Kanye West is.
Thanks, but no thanks
CNBC said a spokesperson for Ikea they flattered, but not Anyone interested.
– Although we are very flattered by Kanye West’s passion for Ikea and speculation about a partnership, we have no plans to work together in the current situation, said the spokesperson.
But at Ikea in Australia is one more sympathetic to a star cooperation. On his Facebook account branch has put out a proposal for a new, giant bed named Yeezy.
“Hey Kanye, we’d love to see what you could create … we could make you known”. READ ALSO PLUS Anus Attack Kanye – Twitter feud with Single copy derailed
a wink to “Famous”
the image and text is a nod to Kanye West’s controversial video for the song “Famous”, where the West, his wife Kim Kardashian and several other celebrities sleeping naked together in a large bed.
Speculation began in March when Kanye West visited IKEA headquarters in Älmhult. Then, as now, Ikea denied that any cooperation would be on time.
– There are no such plans today, I would like to deny. It is easy to rumor goes that way. But it does not mean that it is impossible for all time, said Ikea’s press officer Jakob Holmström Nöjesbladet the time. READ ALSO Kanye West leaking his conversation with Taylor Swift