News

Plans underway for Kim and Kanye’s $160K yacht honeymoon

Plans underway for Kim and Kanye’s $160K yacht honeymoon

WEDDING OF THE CENTURY?:Jay Z and Beyoncé have reportedly turned down an invitation to attend Kanye West and Kim Kardashian's wedding. Photo: Associated Press

Jay Z and Beyoncé have reportedly turned down an invitation to attend Kanye West and Kim Kardashian’s wedding.

West is set to tie the knot with the reality TV star in Paris, France next month and reports suggest they will marry in secret in Los Angeles ahead of their extravagant ceremony in the French capital.

However, West’s regular collaborator Jay Z and his wife Beyoncé will not be attending the nuptials, so the “Big Pimpin'” hitmaker will throw a pre-wedding party for his friend at his New York club 40/40, according to Britain’s The Sun newspaper.

PHOTOS: 13 photos of Kanye West looking angry for no reason

The publication reports Jay Z is also planning to spend $160,000 on chartering a yacht for the couple’s honeymoon.

A source says, “Jay Z would be there if it wasn’t going to be such a public event. Instead he’s making it up to his mate by throwing him the most extravagant stag do (party) known to man.

“It will cost a small fortune – and to top it all off he’s chucked (thrown) a $160,000 yacht rental in there as a wedding gift as well.”

Recent Headlines

7 hours ago in Local

Full Text and Audio of Obama’s Speech to Legislature

Obama Springfield 4

Click here for text and audio of President Obama's address to the Illinois General Assembly.

7 hours ago in Local

LISTEN: President Obama’s Full Speech at Hoogland Center for the Arts

Obama Springfield AP 3

Click here for President Obama's remarks at the Hoogland Center for the Arts

7 hours ago in Local

Lawmakers, Current and Past, React to Obama Speech

Obama Springfield AP

President Barack Obama visited Springfield Wednesday and had a lot to say to the General Assembly and Governor Rauner.

13 hours ago in Local

Obama: Citizens Are Turned Off By Current “Poisonous Political Climate” In U.S.

Obama speaks about the sequester in Washington

In his address, President Obama says people around the country are turned off by current "poisonous political climate."

13 hours ago in Local

Obama Reminiscing About Days In Illinois Legislature

Obama speaks about the sequester in Washington

President Obama reminisces about his days in the Illinois legislature.