Entertainment Kim Kardashian Listens to Ex Kanye West's Upcoming Album Donda in Her Car amid Divorce
Kanye West Levitates, Does Push-Up and Naps During 2nd 'Donda' Listening Event
The artist appeared at a second release event for his new album, which he then did not release.At West's first listening party/launch event, held on July 22, a number of fans said the artist essentially just vibed to his own music in the middle of the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia, in front of a sold-out crowd of thousands.
seems to already have her hands on 's new album Donda — despite its delayed release.
In a photo posted Saturday to her Instagram Story, the formerstar, 40, appears to be streaming the highly-anticipated album in her car via her iPhone 12 Pro. Each song title on the screen looks to be the same: "Donda MIX TEST.06_06."
Kardashian was married to West, 44, for nearly seven years before filing for divorce in February 2021. The couple shares four children — daughters North, 8, and Chicago, 3, plus sons Saint, 5½, and Psalm, 2 — whom the reality star has brought along to each of thefor the yet-to-be-released album.
Kim Kardashian Supports Ex Kanye West at Second Donda Listening Event with Their Kids
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's children — daughters North, 8, and Chicago, 3, plus sons Saint, 5½, and Psalm, 2 — were also in attendanceOn Thursday, the Keeping Up with the Kardashians alum, 40, attended the second listening event for West's forthcoming tenth studio album, Donda.
A third listening party for the rapper's tenth studio album will take place on Thursday (Aug. 26) at Soldier Field in Chicago. Donda wasin July 2020 before being pushed a year to 2021. It's since been pushed week-to-week throughout August, with a current planned release for Aug. 27.
A source told PEOPLE earlier this month that Kardashian is making an effort to assure that her ex sees their children, but that the couple remains separated.
"It's very important to her that the kids spend as much time as possible with Kanye,"of West, who's reportedly been living at Mercedes-Benz stadium in Atlanta while finishing the album.
Kim Kardashian Reveals Which of Her Four Children She Thinks Is Her 'Twin'
Kim Kardashian West shares daughters North, 8, and Chicago, 3, and sons Saint, 5½, and Psalm, 2, with ex Kanye WestThe 40-year-old hopped on Twitter Monday to chat with some followers and chime in on a conversation about which of her four children resembles her the most. Kardashian shares daughters North, 8, and Chicago, 3, and sons Saint, 5½, and Psalm, 2, with her ex Kanye West.
Video: Kanye West Cries Over ‘Losing My Family’ at Album Release Party Attended by Kim Kardashian (ETonline)
"Kim is trying to be supportive," the source added. "She is focused on co-parenting. Nothing has changed otherwise. They are still moving forward with the divorce."
Kardashian has appeared at both of West's previous listening parties at Mercedes-Benz stadium for Donda. Her sister tagged along for the initial event in late July.
At the second event, Kim Kardashian was one of many to capture the moment wherewhile light illuminated from below. She posted a video of the stunt to Twitter with the caption "DONDA."
Earlier in the show, West appeared to reference his ex-wife in a song seemingly titled "Lord I Need You," which references the couple's ongoing divorce and the impact it's had on him.
Twitter Reacts After Kim Kardashian Seemingly Joins Kanye West in a Wedding Dress at 'Donda' Listening Event
Thursday's 'Donda' listening event in Chicago threw fans a lot of unexpected curveballs.During the event, this time held at Soldier Field in West's hometown of Chicago, the artist appeared on the front porch of a recreation of his childhood home which was built in the center of the stadium. After surprising fans with some unannounced guests and unexpected additions to his tracks, West really amped up the drama when he lit himself on fire and was engulfed in flames.
The track began with the voice of West's late mother Donda — whom the album is named after — offering words of advice about love and marriage (She died in 2007 at the age of 58).
"Two lessons that he passed along to his children," West's mother says on the track. "The first is that no matter what, you never abandon your family. The second was that no matter what, you love unconditionally."
Later in the track, West seems to suggest that Kardashian is still in love with him after the two were separated for several months. "Time and space is a luxury / But you came here to show that you're still in love with me," West rapped on the track.
During thethat aired in June, Kardashian shed some light on what she believes went wrong in their relationship.
"I never thought I was lonely ... I always thought that's totally fine, I could just have my kids, my husband moves from state to state," she shared. "And I just am on this ride with him, and I was okay with that, and then after turning 40 this year, I realized, like, 'No, I don't want a husband that lives in a completely different state to me.'"
"I thought, 'Oh my God, that's when we're getting along the best' — but then that is sad to me, and that's not what I want," Kardashian continued. "I want someone that we have the same shows in common. I want someone that wants to work out with me every single day ... the little things are what I don't have."
Kanye West Appears to Recreate Chicago Childhood Home for Third Donda Listening Event .
A third listening party for the rapper's tenth studio album Donda will be held Aug. 26 at Soldier Field in Chicago Ahead of the event, photos of Soldier Field revealed that West is incorporating a light blue building into the set, which appears to be a replica of his childhood home, TMZ reports. The snaps inside the stadium come shortly after the rapper posted a photo of his childhood home, located on the South Side of Chicago, on Instagram on Friday, deleting all previous photos on his account in the process. West did not caption the post, leaving his followers to speculate in the comments.