Kim Kardashian and Kanye West: The touching romance behind the bling as they set wedding date

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Kim Kardashian and Kanye West: The touching romance behind the bling as they set wedding date

Separately, they are hot property. Together, they send the paparazzi into overdrive.

She's the most recognisable face of the Kardashian family's $100-million brand, with 16 million Twitter followers. He's at the pinnacle of the rap food chain, just behind Jay Z and Diddy, with a few pennies in the bank of his own and 21 Grammys.

So critics rather unkindly suggested the romance was nothing more than a publicity stunt.