Notorious former pharmaceutical CEO Martin Shkreli has made an offer to Kanye West in an effort to convince the rapper to delay the release of his upcoming “The Life of Pablo” album.
On Thursday, Shkreli posted an offer on Twitter, indicating to West that he was willing to spend $10 million to be the sole owner of the record and, as a corollary, prohibit West from releasing the record to the public, Fox News reported.
— Martin Shkreli (@MartinShkreli) February 11, 2016
West, who just unveiled the latest from his fashion line at Madison Square Garden during New York Fashion Week, has not responded,USA Todayadded, also stating that Shkreli’s offer is ten times what he recently paid for the Wu-Tang Clan’s “Once Upon a Time in Shaolin” in a similar deal.
With regards to the Wu-Tang album, Shkreli is currently being sued by Long Island artist Jason Koza for alleged unauthorized use of some of the album’s cover art, according to Fox.