Kanye West Wants Wife-To-Be Kim Kardashian To Take His Surname
Reports have surfaced that Kanye West is adamant that Kim drops her surname 'Kardashian' after their wedding: "She will be known as Kim West. My wife will bear my name only!"
Kim Kardashian is famous for one reason.her name.
The reality TV star found fame when appearing on her family's E! Network show 'Keeping Up With The Kardashian.'
But will she agree with the terms set by future husband Kanye West?
The hip-hop star wants Kim to drop her last name and take West instead.
Kim's mother, Kris Jenner, was hoping for her daughter's name to become Kim Kardashian-West, but this didn't go down well with 'New Slave' rapper.
According to The Nation Enquirer magazine, Kanye has put his foot down on what his Beau's name will be, if Kim agrees the 'Kardashian' name will be dropped entirely.
"Everyone at the table gave a thumbs up, except for Kanye," a source told the mag. Adding, "He sat quiet and stern-faced, then blurted forcefully, 'She will be known as Kim West. My wife will bear my name only!"
Apparently the Kardashian sister was left in tears after the conversation.
"By the end of the night Kim was in tears because all the way home he kept ranting that he was furious about her even considering to keep the Kardashian name," the insider said. "When Kim fought back, saying her celebrity is based on her famous family's name, big-headed Kanye snapped that his name holds more weight and respect than hers ever will."
"Kim just couldn't stop crying because she suddenly realized she's in for ongoing pressure - not only from Kanye but from Kris, who'll be livid if she drops the Kardashian name."
Kim and Kanye got engaged this past October (2013) and are parents to daughter North West, who was born last June.
Will Kim agree to Kanye's terms and drop the family name?