People Are Convinced Kanye West Is In A “Sunken Place” Following Latest Instagram Picture

15 February 2018, 10:23

Kanye West

Kanye West is officially back on social media.

Some fans are convinced that Kanye West is in a “sunken place” following his latest picture with wife Kim Kardashian. 

The rapper, who has stayed away from the media spotlight since his public breakdown in 2016, attended Ellen DeGeneres’ 60th birthday party last weekend alongside a list of celebrities including The Weeknd, John Legend, Bruno Mars, Oprah Winfrey, Pink and more.

However Kanye West’s photo with Kim Kardashian sparked lots of discussion on social media. 


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The married couple stood side-by-side in front of a simple white background.

But fans couldn’t help but comment on Kanye West’s blank expression, with many referring to it as “the sunken place” – a phrase made popular by Oscar-nominated movie ‘Get Out’. 

While other fans have attempted to defend him:

Meanwhile, Kanye West has also made a long-awaited return to social media following a lengthy absence.

The rapper, who recently welcomed baby girl Chicago West, reactivated his Instagram account and went on a 9-hour posting spree, uploading pictures of famous couples. 



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It was also announced that Kanye West has settled his long-running dispute with insurance company Lloyds Of London, over his cancelled Life Of Pablo tour. 

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