According to sources, she accompanied him to photo shoots and helped make page edits. The issue includes a first-person essay from West, where he talks at length about his mother's death.
"When I moved to LA, she moved to LA. And she wound up in a place that would eat her alive. Even if I stayed in New York, it wouldn't have been like that. If I had lived in New York, she'd still be here," the New York Post quoted a source as saying.