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Kanye West celebrates his Billboard Awards success as he's 'reported to police'


Kanye West celebrates his Billboard Awards success after scooping four gongs… amid claims he was ‘reported to police for breaking quarantine rules’

Kanye West took to Instagram on Friday to thank fans for their support after scooping four gongs at the Billboard Music Awards.

The rapper, 43, took to Instagram to ‘thank God, fans and all of my Christians,’ for his success following the awards show on Wednesday, after winning Top Gospel Artist, Top Christian Artist, Top Christian Album and Top Gospel Album.

It comes as it was claimed that Kanye was reported to police by concerned Londoners who accused him of breaching quarantine guidelines, after he attended the Bottega Veneta fashion show in the capital last week.

Thrilled: Kanye West, 43, took to Instagram on Friday to thank fans for their support after scooping four gongs at the Billboard Music Awards

Thrilled: Kanye West, 43, took to Instagram on Friday to thank fans for their support after scooping four gongs at the Billboard Music Awards

Sharing the video while seated in an SUV, Kanye was clearly thrilled with the awards success despite being unable to attend the awards show.

He declared: ‘I wanted to just thank God for my nine Billboard nominations, it’s the most of the night… the four wins.

‘Thank the Billboard Awards, thank all of my fans, thank all of my Christians that’s been praying for me, praying for the day when I would serve the Kingdom. 

‘You know, God just keeps showing up. The incredible increase and the favour.’

Unusual: It comes as it was claimed that Kanye was reported to police by concerned Londoners who accused him of breaching quarantine guidelines

Unusual: It comes as it was claimed that Kanye was reported to police by concerned Londoners who accused him of breaching quarantine guidelines

Excited: Sharing the video while seated in an SUV, Kanye was clearly thrilled with the awards success despite being unable to attend the awards show

Excited: Sharing the video while seated in an SUV, Kanye was clearly thrilled with the awards success despite being unable to attend the awards show

Over the moon: He declared: 'I wanted to just thank God for my nine Billboard nominations, it's the most of the night... the four wins'

Over the moon: He declared: ‘I wanted to just thank God for my nine Billboard nominations, it’s the most of the night… the four wins’

Kanye captioned the video he shared to Instagram: ‘Thank God for the favor the increase and these YEEZY SLIIIIIIIDZZZZ ⛷ 

‘Thank Billboard awards for the 9 nominations and 4 wins. Invite me next time and I’ll pull up.’

It comes following reports that Kanye was reported to London’s Metropolitan Police after he attended a Fashion Week in the capital with his daughter North, seven.

The hitmaker attended the show on Friday, October 9th before heading to Selfridge’s for the launch of his wife Kim’s products, followed by a trip to the Dorchester Hotel and a building in Queen’s Park.

According to The Sun, locals contacted the authorities to report Kanye as he did not complete a two-week quarantine after travelling to England from the US.

Drama: It comes as it was claimed that Kanye was reported to London's Metropolitan Police by locals who accused him of breaching quarantine rules

Drama: It comes as it was claimed that Kanye was reported to London’s Metropolitan Police by locals who accused him of breaching quarantine rules

All arrivals from the US are required to complete a two week quarantine upon arrival in measures introduced to curb the spread of the virus, according to government guidelines.

Those who ignore the rules and breach the quarantine could be fined up to £1,000. 

In a statement a representative for Metropolitan Police told the publication: ‘We are aware of reports of a possible breach of quarantine legislation and have established that the individual left the UK on the same day as they arrived.

‘Therefore, we will not be pursuing this matter at this time.’

MailOnline has contacted representatives for Kanye West and Metropolitan Police for further comment.

At the time Kanye’s fans also speculated whether the rapper had adhered to strict coronavirus quarantine measures in place for all those travelling into the country from the US. 

Out and about: The hitmaker travelled to London last week to attend Fashion Week with his daughter North

Out and about: The hitmaker travelled to London last week to attend Fashion Week with his daughter North

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