Kanye West Tweets That Bill Cosby is 'Innocent'

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Kanye West performs at the 2015 iHeartRadio Music Festival at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sept. 18, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. 

Can we add Kanye West to the list of Bill Cosby defenders?

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The hip-hop icon posted a comment to Twitter on Tuesday, looking to claim the famed comedic actor's innocence. 

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With public opinion widely against him, West received an onslaught of responses expressing shock, disappointment and disgust. 

 

In advance of his new album, now apparently called T.L.O.P., that's coming out Friday, West has been busy getting attention on Twitter, beefing  with Wiz Khalifa, posting an "unathorized" Rolling Stone cover, generally declaring his own greatness and more. 

Billboard reached out to West's rep for comment but had not heard back at time of publishing.