*Is Kim Kardashian pulling strings in Kanye West ’s career?

Music industry sources close to the situation say the rapper and his new high-powered music manager Irving Azoff, who is a close friend of the Kardashian family, have been butting heads.

According to one insider, the executive chairman of Live Nation and CEO of Ticketmaster, who took on West as a client shortly after he began dating Kardashian, “doesn’t have the kindest words for West.” The source says the 65-year-old has called Kardashian’s boyfriend of nearly five months “unmanageable” due to his eccentricities.

“[Azoff] doesn’t know if he’ll be able to continue on with the relationship [with West],” the source explains.

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