Kim Kardashian and Kanye West marked a bittersweet day: the birthday of his late mother Donda West, who passed away in 2007 at age 58.
West released a new song titled “Donda” featuring his own mother reciting rapper KRS-One’s lyrics at the opening of the tune.
In loving memory of my incredible mother on her birthday 🕊 My mom reciting KRS1 lyrics This song is called DONDA pic.twitter.com/YWKhqYYu2E
— ye (@kanyewest) July 13, 2020
On Sunday, the day that would have been her mother-in-law’s 71st birthday, Kardashian shared a throwback video on Twitter.
In the video, her husband and his mom are hanging out in a kitchen, singing his song “Hey Mama” together.
— Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) July 12, 2020
Kardashian’s tweet garnered a lot of sweet responses:
— Kanye West Brasil (@kanyewestBR) July 12, 2020
This made me cry ❤️ beautiful x
— Kelly Brady (@kelb1988) July 12, 2020
This is beautiful, thank you for sharing. Happy Birthday 🤎
— ZACHARY SPENCER 👑 (@ZACHARYSPENCER_) July 12, 2020
Oh Kim 😥. Kanye & his mom were so happy singing this song- I love it & thank you for sharing
— Time2SeekHim (@Time2SeekHim) July 12, 2020
I danced with my mama to this at my wedding 😭❤️
— KansascityKitty✨ (@CabernetBay) July 12, 2020