For a few days ago we published the news about the new cryptocurrency called Coinye West. The coin received international attention and had clearly a “to the moon” potential during the initial launch which was supposed to be January 11th 2014.

Now, the coin’s official twitter account has been removed, and the two subreddits Coinyewest and Coinyemarket has been locked.

Even the official site is now pointing to another domain called which gives you the image below:

Coinye west down removed

The question is: why was the coin taken down? Did the managers or team to Kanye West contact the creator himself with a lawsuit in their hands? What do you think?