Is Kim Kardashian Bare Her Soul Through Music? In the midst of her high-profile divorce from Kanye West, the reality star and mother of four shared a particularly poignant segment of Olivia Rodrigo’s hit song “Driver’s License.”
the keeping up with the Kardashians The star took to her Instagram story on Monday and shared a video shot out of a car window while driving through arid mountains and windmills on a highway.
In the background, Rodrigo’s beautiful and somber song about his own heartbreak can be heard, including what seem to be some particularly revealing lyrics.
“And all my friends are tired / Of hearing how much I miss you, but / I feel a little sorry for them / Because they will never recognize you as I do,” Rodrigo sings in the video. “Today I drove through the suburbs / And I figured I was driving home with you / And I know we weren’t perfect / But I never felt that way about anyone, oh / And I can’t imagine how you could be so good, now that I’m gone.”
The song was played in three posts in her story, and Kardashian added a series of white, green, and black heart emojis, complete with knife emojis, to the final post.
A source told ET on Monday that the reality star feels “a weight has been lifted off her” after officially filing for divorce from Kanye West last Friday. The split has been in the works for “a while,” says the source, adding that Kim spent time with her family in Palm Springs, California, after the presentation.
“Kim feels like she can leave that part behind and begin to move forward in healing,” says the source. “She knows she’ll be fine. It’s just going to take some time to get used to her new normal.”
As ET previously reported, Kim filed for divorce from Kanye on February 19, after six years of marriage. She is seeking joint legal and physical custody of the four children they share: North, 7, Saint, 5, Chicago, 3, and Psalm, 1. A source told ET at the time that the rapper is fine with joint custody. agreement, and that the two of you are committed to parenting together.
“Kim filing for a divorce from Kanye is just a formal part of the process,” the source said. “The couple has broken up for a while and they have been friendly for a while. At the end of the day, Kanye and Kim love each other immensely but they knew it was time to drop everything. Their children are their number one priority and no matter what one will keep. positive relationship for them. “
An additional source told ET that the divorce has been an “overwhelming process” for Kim, but it is something that “she knew had to happen.”
“It’s sad, of course, but the marriage was no longer working for either of us,” added the source. Hear more in the video below.