On the primary episode of Hulu’s The Kardashians, Kim Kardashian noticed a risk on her son Saint’s Roblox account that unseen footage from her notorious intercourse tape with ex-boyfriend Ray J could be launched practically 20 years after it was shot, inflicting her to interrupt down in her closet and vow to “burn them all to the f*cking ground.” Cue Kanye West to the rescue. On the third episode, which premiered on April 28, the fact star revealed that her estranged husband managed to retrieve the entire footage from the controversial tape, and even went to nice lengths to get it.
Before heading to Studio 8H to host Saturday Night Live, Kim referred to as her sister Khloé and mother Kris Jenner to her lodge room and confirmed them a suitcase with a pc system and arduous drive that reportedly contained each second of footage from the intercourse tape. West, who was already in New York City to assist Kim throughout her SNL stint, flew to Los Angeles (in coach), met Ray J on the airport to retrieve the gear, then returned to New York in a single day to present it to Kim.
After watching the whole tape from that 2002 day saved on the arduous drive, Kim discovered that the specter of unseen footage being launched to the world was unfounded. “It was just footage of us at a restaurant, at a nightclub, nothing sexual, nothing weird,” she revealed. “Now I can take a deep breath and not worry about this.”
Kanye has made it no secret that he want to amend his marriage to Kardashian and reunite their household, particularly as soon as she began relationship SNL star Pete Davidson following her internet hosting gig. It appears that the artist’s journey to reclaim Kim’s intercourse tape may very well be one other one among his grand gestures to win her again, just like the truckload of flowers he despatched her on Valentine’s Day, however Kim insists that he additionally shared her personal motivation in wanting to hide the tape: to guard their youngsters North, Saint, Chicago, and Psalm West.
“I know Kanye did this for me, but he also did this for my kids,” Kim stated in a confessional. “I want to shield them from as much as I can, and if I have the power to, or if Kanye has the power to, that is just the most important thing to me and I’m so emotional because of it. It just means a lot to me.”