Kanye West takes Twitter break

KANYE WEST appears to be taking a break from Twitter.com after deleting all of his past updates.

The rapper cleared his entire back catalog of tweets on Thursday (04Oct12), leaving just one message, which declared, "BE BACK SOON."

The star first logged on to the social networking site in 2010, and has recently used it to keep his 8.6 million followers up to date with his relationship with TV star Kim Kardashian.