Kanye West Skipping This Year's Met Gala

Met Gala mainstay Kanye West will not be attending this year's ball but his wife Kim Kardashian will be in the house...

According to reports Kanye West has decided to stay home from the Metropolitan Costume Institute Gala this year as he continues to take time off from public events after his very public mental break-down last year [click here if you missed that].

Kim Kardashian will be in attendance wearing a design by Vivienne Westwood.