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Wasn't stumped by Jimmy Kimmel's Trump question, says Kanye West

Press Trust of India  |  Los Angeles 

has denied that he was "stumped" by a question about US from host

West, 41, recently appeared on Kimmel's show "Live!" where the host asked him whether he believes that would "care about black people".

As West remained silent, Kimmel took the show to a commercial.

The has now disputed the claims that he was left "stumped" by Kimmel's question and said he was not given a chance to answer it.

"On we had a great time having a dialogue. I'm reading that I was stumped by a question. Let me clarify the click bait. I wasn't stumped. I wasn't given a chance to answer the question," he wrote.

"The question was so important I took time to think. And then I was hit with the let's go to commercial break. That interview showed strong personalities with different opinions having a civil conversation," he added.

West confirmed that there was no ill feeling about the incident.

"I was so happy when I saw Jimmy walk out in the Yeezys. That was an olive branch. He lead with love. I appreciate Jimmy and his team. You guys are Jedi's. Much love," he wrote.

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First Published: Sun, August 12 2018. 17:00 IST