Kanye West stunned fans on Saturday night after declaring he was $53million in debt.

The rapper made the claim on Twitter ahead of his Saturday Night Life appearance, his latest headline-making tweets in recent days.

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The father-of-two, who is known for his extravagant lifestyle with wife Kim Kardashian, tweeted: ‘I write this to you my brothers while still 53 million dollars in personal debt… Please pray we overcome… This is my true heart…’

Setting it straight: The hip-hop star then started to explain the title of his new album The Life of Pablo

Kanye’s surprising claim about his finances comes after he has been on a massive social media offensive this week, hitting out at Taylor Swift, defending his new clothing collection and sticking-up for his father-in-law Caitlyn Jenner.

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While his wife didn’t address the debt claims, she proudly supporting her husband on Twitter by posting photos of his SNL performance and posting a link to Tidal so fans could download his new album

We cannot wait to see what Kanye has in store for us next..this could be just another one of his lame stunts !