Watch Paris Hilton explain why she voted for Donald Trump

Reality TV star and businesswoman follows Kanye West in speaking out in support of the President-elect.

Reality TV star and businesswoman Paris Hilton has explained why she voted for Donald Trump in the Presidential election.

Hilton’s 2004 memoir, Confessions Of An Heiress, features a quote from the billionaire businessman, who describes her as a “great beauty” inside and out.

“It’s pretty amazing, I’ve known him my entire life and he’s always been incredibly supportive of me. So I’m very proud to have that on my book,” she said on Australian TV show The Project.


Asked if she had voted for him over Hillary Clinton, the Simple Life star said: “I’ve known him since I was a little girl, so yes.” Watch her discussing Trump below at 3 minutes and 20 seconds into the clip.

Meanwhile, fans have reacted to Kanye West‘s revelation that he would have voted for Donald Trump in the election.

The rapper, who himself is a favourite to become the next President in 2020, was performing in San Jose when he made the shock announcement. “I told y’all I didn’t vote, right?” he told the crowd. “But if I would have voted, I would have voted for Trump.”

Kanye went on to launch several speeches on the subject throughout the evening, claiming that he “loved” Trump’s debate style and liked how he forced racists to “reveal themselves.” He also predicted that this is just “the beginning”.

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