How Kanye West Made $3 Million Over the Weekend

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Kanye West was paid $3 million for a performance in Kazakhstan this weekend, which certainly makes up for the fact that he and Kim Kardashian chose not to sell the first photos of their daughter for the same amount. 2013 MTV Video Music Awards - BackstageKanye West's daughter is not for sale...but it appears that daddy is a different story.

The rapper was paid a reported $3 million this weekend for a performance in Kazakhstan..yes, the same place "Borat" is from.

According to TMZ, Yeezy was invited to perform at the wedding of President Nursultan Nazarbayev's grandson and accepted.

They say he was paid somewhere in the neighborhood of $3 million to perform a couple of songs.

Interestingly enough, Kanye and Kim Kardashian reportedly turned down the same sum that they were offered for the first photos of their daughter North West.

So, they essentially ended up making the money one way or another...because that's exactly what Kim and Kanye needed--is to be $3 million richer!

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