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Comedian Dave Chappelle reached out to Kanye amid his Twitter rant.

Dave Chappelle Meets With Kanye West After Twitter Meltdown

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By Emily Reily

Kanye West's friend, the comedian Dave Chappelle, flew out to West's Wyoming ranch on Tuesday to make sure the rapper was doing okay, after he had posted a series of alarming tweets.

On Monday night, West, who may be suffering from a serious bipolar episode, posted a series of random tweets in rapid succession, though most of the posts were later deleted.

At one point, West tweeted that he thinks his wife, Kim Kardashian West, “was trying to fly to Wyoming with a doctor to lock me up like to movie ‘Get Out.' ”

West is also launching a run for the presidency, which isn't going all that well.

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Dave Chappelle and Kanye West are good friends.
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Not even 24 hours later, Chappelle was on a private jet to meet West, who later thanked him in a tweet, writing:

“THANK YOU DAVE FOR HOPPING ON A JET TO COME SEE ME DOING WELL DAVE YOU ARE A GOD SEND AND A TRUE FRIEND ALL LOVE.”

West shared a nearly 2-minute video of Chappelle, West and several other friends chilling in the sunshine, supposedly near West's Wyoming home.

Kanye's friends came to visit him in Wyoming.
Twitter / Kanye West

During the impromptu video, West hoped Chappelle could break the mood somehow, or crack a joke. But Chappelle wasn't really sure what kind of joke to make, and instead he turned a little bit serious.

West asks Chappelle: “Alright, Dave can you please just make us smile? The world needs some, you know, we need some joy, some… we need a smile,”

Chappelle says: “Brotherhood is real, love is real.”

West seemed to want a different answer and says, “Wait a second, I said a smile, bro," and Chappelle answers: “I’m trying to think of a punchline.”

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Twitter / Kanye West

West continued to say that the world needed little something to“lift our spirits":

“We need some joke, like something. Like, do something to lift our spirits.”

“Sh-t. Sh-t, I don’t know. I’m still on my first cup of coffee n—a. Alright, let me think of a good joke," Chappelle says, and then walks away as the group laughs.

Fans realized it meant a lot for Chappelle to go the extra mile.

@RossRead tweeted: "Dave Chappelle got on a plane from Ohio to Wyoming to be with Kanye. Every person better have a least one friend like that."

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Twitter / Kanye West

West kept asking Chappelle for something to lighten the mood, saying:

“No, Dave, Dave, we need you. Don’t stop recording though. We need you brother, we need you, we need you. One thing, just give us one thing to lift our spirits, please.”

Chappelle answers him: “Uplifting joke? Now you know I don’t write them.”

The group broke up to go their separate ways, and West thanked Chappelle for coming all the way out to Wyoming to "check" on him.

“Thank you for coming out here and checking on me," West told his friend.

“Anytime bro," Chappelle answered.

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