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Kanye West gives three-hour student talk on the fashion industry

Kanye West gives three-hour student talk on the fashion industry

College dropout?


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The recently married musician spent time at the LA Trade Technical College this week, talking to its students for three hours about the workings of the fashion and retail industry

When most people are sentenced to community service, the picking up of other people's rubbish is usually involved. However in Kanye West's case, things are – shall we say – a little more educational.

Kanye West College talk

As part of his compulsory community service, the rapper and prolific public speaker arranged a plea deal to avoid time spent in prison for criminal battery and attempted grand theft earlier this year, following an incident with a paparazzi photographer. According to reports, West will be serving time by talking about his favourite designers and personal experience in the industry for a total of 250, hours at various American fashion colleges... Starting with the LA Trade Technical College.

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