Kanye West has had a rocky relationship with Twitter over the years, from his participation in the notorious “Password Wars” with Alex Engineer to his barrage of controversial tweets. However, his latest ban from the platform may be more permanent.

Reports say that West’s account was banned from Twitter again, this time for “inciting effect.” Elon Musk took credit for the ban, referring to West’s recent tweet endorsing Raëlism, which has a symbol that looks like a swastika with a Star of David in the middle.


The ban is a setback for West’s fans, who have been following the rapper’s Twitter account for years. It’s not clear if West will be able to get back on Twitter anytime soon, but his last tweet on the platform suggested that he was leaving social media.

Ye’s final tweet was optimistic: