Kanye West on "Kris": "I Have Two Really Special People to Live For"

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He”s usually quiet about his personal life, but now Kanye West is speaking up about his life with girlfriend Kim Kardashian and their two-month-old daughter North West.

The “Gold Digger” hitmaker chatted with Kim”s momager, Kris Jenner, during the recording of Friday”s episode of “Kris” dishing about everything from fatherhood to how Kim helped him to recover from the loss of his mother in 2007.

“I felt like sometimes I didn”t have something to live for, and now I have two really special people to live for, a whole family to live for,” Kanye explained.

While discussing Kim”s constant tabloid scrutiny, West says, “She”s my joy and she brought my new joy into this world, and there”s no paparazzi or blog comment that”s going to take that away from me.”

Also poking fun at Tom Cruise”s 2009 stunt during his interview with Oprah about Katie Holmes, the 36-year-old singer jokingly adds, “I just dreamed about being next to her. I don”t want to start jumping up on the couch or anything.”