Kanye West fires Yeezy designer who ‘stole work and passed it off as his own’

Kanye has let go a recently hired Yeezy designer (Picture: Getty, Instagram/ Diet Prada)

Kanye West is back making headlines with yet another Tweet.

The singer has suffered some serious backlash from his ‘slavery’ comment, and has just been called out for allegedly ‘stealing a design’ that appeared to be an original sketch by former Nike designer Tony Spackman.

Taking to Twitter, the rapper acknowledged his wrongdoings and revealed that he’d let go a recently-hired Yeezy designer, who he claimed tried to pass the work off as his own.

Writing to his 28.2 million followers, Kanye said: ‘Today I learned that a newly hired designer on the Yeezy team presented work that was not… Read the full story