The hype was real leading up to Kanye West’s appearance at Joel Osteen’s Texas-based Lakewood Church this past weekend. According to TMZ, the streaming numbers for the event confirm the hype. The event was broadcast live on Lakewood Church’s social media feeds. TMZ specifically reports that, whereas a typical Lakewood Church service garners the attention of between 700,000 – 1,300,000 million people, Kanye’s ‘Sunday Service’ was viewed by 4.17 million unique viewers in total. This translates to between 4-6 TIMES increase.
Kanye West Speaking To Joel Osteen’s Congregation
Anyone interested in watch Kanye’s ‘Sunday Service’ at Lakewood Church can catch it below. Jump to the 46:00 minute mark.