Kanye West performs during the Yeezus Tour (Splash News)It's been a rough go for Kanye West this time around.
The self-proclaimed "creative genius" kicked off his first solo tour in five years in Seattle on Oct. 19 — and has postponed a whopping five concert dates since then. (That was only 13 days ago, people.)
The latest delay is the result of a car crash. While no one was reportedly hurt, the equipment didn't fare so well.
According to a statement released by Def Jam, "A truck carrying The Yeezus Tour’s custom-made video truss and 60-ft circular LED screen was in an accident that damaged the gear beyond repair." The screen in question was designed to mimic the moon and sky, display messages during the show, and provide zoom-ins on the star so people with nosebleed seats can see him.
Def Jam goes on to explain, "This gear is central to the staging of The Yeezus Tour, and central to the creative vision put forth by Kanye West and his design team at DONDA. As a result of this event, it is impossible to put on the show and The Yeezus TourRead More »from Kanye West’s Yeezus Tour Postponed to Save ‘Creative Vision’