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Kanye West posts touching tribute to late mother on what would have been her birthday

Donda West died in 2007 after complications from cosmetic surgery

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Kanye West has paid tribute to his late mother on what would have been her 67th birthday.

The rapper's mother Donda West died in November 2007 after complications from cosmetic surgery. West recently honoured her in his song 'Only One', with further plans for a video game of the same name.

West has now taken to Twitter to post a photo of himself and Donda. In an accompanying message, West writes, "Nori [West's daughter, North] asked if the airplane could take her to heaven to see you for your birthday, I love you mom".

See the tweet below.




West recently unveiled a trailer for his in-the-works video game Only One.

"The idea of the game is my mom travelling through the gates of heaven,” West previously explained.
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