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Radio station drops Kanye West after his Golden 1 Center rant

Sacramento concertgoers express 'utter disbelief' in Kanye West

Cincinnati resident Alicia Cintron, Sacramentan Laura Ting and Truckee resident Matt Rueling describe their disappointment the morning after Kanye West left fans high and dry at a pricey Golden 1 Center performance. West played three songs Saturda
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Cincinnati resident Alicia Cintron, Sacramentan Laura Ting and Truckee resident Matt Rueling describe their disappointment the morning after Kanye West left fans high and dry at a pricey Golden 1 Center performance. West played three songs Saturda

A Sacramento hip-hop radio station has stopped playing Kanye West songs after he ranted against commercial radio before cutting short his concert at the new Golden 1 Center late Saturday.

Wearing a Sacramento Kings hat in studio, music director and morning host JayMarZZ of Hot 103.5 went on his own rant Monday to say that the station would stop playing West’s music “for a very long time.”

“Let me tell you why,” said JayMarZZ. “Everybody came out to have a great time Saturday night. A lot of people spent a lot of hard-earned money, bro. A lot of hard-earned time, time, time, time.”

JayMarZZ said that even though ticket holders are getting refunds, the time lost cannot be recovered. He also noted that West profanely told off radio during his rant.

“Radio, f--- you!” West said repeatedly from the Golden 1 Center stage.

Hot 103.5 is owned by Entravision Communications Corporation, a Santa Monica-based media company.

West dropped the microphone after just two songs and 30 minutes with about half that time spent on a rant against everything from commercial radio to Beyonce to Jay Z to Hillary Clinton.

A representative for the rapper said Monday the remaining 21 dates of West’s current tour have been canceled, according to the Associated Press. No reason was given. Live Nation said tickets will be “fully refunded” at the point of purchase.

"I just feel bad for the people that worked hard to pay for those tickets," DeMarcus Cousins said about Kanye West during his "Saint Pablo Tour" on Saturday after the Kings' 102-99 victory against the Toronto Raptors at the Golden 1 Center.

Kabir Bhullar and Brandon Mazal were among the disappointed fans who made it to The Forum in Inglewood only to find out that Kanye West had canceled his show Sunday, November 20, 2016.

Kanye West fans were sent home early on Saturday when West walked off stage at the Golden 1 Center after performing for only 30 minutes. Dispointed fans stuck around the arena to share their opinions on the latest West news. When it came to Kanye'

Vince Vicari tweets a description of Kanye West abruptly ending his Golden 1 Center performance in Sacramento Saturday night and it went viral.

Concert-goer Patrick Hernandez decided the show wasn’t over just because Kanye West said so. Hernandez, 27, of Sacramento raced out of Golden 1 Center to get a glimpse of West leaving the building after the hip-hop megastar walked out 30 minutes into his show. Here's what happened next.

The show at Golden 1 Center in Sacramento wasn't what most were expecting.

Warning: Video includes offensive language. During his Sacramento show at Golden 1 Center, Kanye West made a rambling speech before walking offstage.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews

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