Kanye West replaces teeth with diamond implants

It seems diamonds really are forever for rapper.

It seems that diamonds really are forever for Kanye West who has replaced his lower teeth with diamond implants.

The US rapper revealed his new look on Ellen De Generes’s talkshow, which was his first interview since last year.

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De Generes quizzed West over whether his diamond teeth were just a cosmetic cover but the rap star said that he had had his real teeth removed and replaced with diamond implants.

West said he had chosen to have the procedure carried out because diamonds are “cooler” than normal teeth. He added: “There are just some things that rock stars have to do.”