Just after a few weeks, it was revealed that Kanye West and Irina Shayk were secretly dating, sources says that Irina didn’t want to be seen with Kanye, and called things off.
It seems like Kanye West’s first rebound relationship has already come to an end. According to a report from Page Six, the rumoured couple is “cooling off” and Irina is no longer interested in dating Kanye.
Source told the publication that Kanye asked Irina to go with him to Paris for Fashion Week, but she turned him down because she didn’t want people to think they’re dating.
“She likes him as a friend, but doesn’t want a relationship with him,” said the source,, explaining that the model said no to avoid anymore headlines.
“She doesn’t want the association that they are dating, which is what would have run in the press if she showed up,” the source continued. “It would have been another month of news saying that they are dating.”
Kanye West and Irina Shayk were first spotted together in France for Ye’s birthday back in June, and rumours spread that the two were dating.
However, the source added that she attended his brithday as a friend. “She went to his birthday party as a friend. There were fifty (50) other people there,” they explained. “She doesn’t want to be linked with anyone right now. She is happy being single.”
Kanye and Irina have been friends for years. She previously modeled for his Yeezy brand and also appeared in his 2010 music video for “Power.” Ye also name-drops her in his song “Christian Dior Flow.”
The rapper is currently in the middle of his divorce from his enstrange wife Kim Kardashian. There have since been different rmours surrounding Kim’s dating life, but nothing has been confirmed.