Newswire: London calls Kanye West, tells him to stay home

60,000 prospective Glastonbury festival-goers have a very direct message for rap superstar Kanye West: go away. A new petition is currently making the rounds on in an attempt to boot West from the top spot on this year’s iteration of the massive annual English music festival. According to the petition, “Kanye West is an insult to music fans all over the world,” who should, “pass his headline slot on to someone deserving.”

In an interview with NME, the petition’s creator Neil Lonsdale, a self-described “rock kid” who also doesn’t seem to think very highly of the Rolling Stones, admitted that while his hatred for West runs deep, he didn’t expect the kind of support that he’s received. “I was a little surprised that people have taken it as seriously as they have,” he said. “Don’t get me wrong, if it works …

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