Yeezy Brand Borrowed Millions In PPP Aid
REPORTS: KANYE WEST'S FASHION BRAND YEEZY GOT MILLIONS IN GOVERNMENT PANDEMIC LOANS
(CNN) – Kanye West’s fashion brand Yeezy reportedly got between $2 million and $5 million in government coronavirus aid loans.
The government’s paycheck protection program was intended to help small businesses keep workers employed during the coronavirus-related shutdown.
The news about Yeezy came out Monday.
According to USA Today, it came to light when the Small Business Association released data on companies given more than $150,000 from the program.
West has previously claimed to be a billionaire.
Incidentally, he recently said he’s running for president.
Yeezy didn’t immediately respond to request for comment on the news.