The five-minute clip shows home videos of Mrs. West’s father and his children set to the backdrop of soothing sounds from an organ. Robert Kardashian passed away in September of 2003, many years before Kim and Kanye got together, and his celebrity daughter has been vocal about how she loves and misses him, including with a touching tribute on the anniversary of his death this year.
The footage Kanye (or some secret Donda agent) pieced together shows Rob doing various activities with his family as Kim, Khloe and Kourtney go skiing, open Christmas presents, play tennis and laugh about boys.
“Follow your honest beliefs and stay strong,” the father lovingly says among the clips.
While Yeezy has been in the headlines this week for blasting Jay Z regarding his reaction to Kim’s robbery in Paris and the Tidal/Apple streaming wars, this is a refreshing look at the more tender-hearted ‘Ye.