Kanye West

Kanye West

Rapper, Songwriter, Producer, Fashion Designer
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Date of Birth June 08, 1977
Industries Music, Fashion, Design, Streetwear
Headquarter Chicago, IL, United States
Kanye (Omari) West is an award winning American rapper, songwriter, record producer, fashion designer, and entrepreneur. Kanye West is recognised to be one of the most renowned musical figures and fashion icons in the world. West became a producer for Roc-A-Fella Records, producing hit singles with Jay-Z and Alicia Keys. He also ventured into fashion collaborations with the likes of Nike, Louis Vuitton, and A.P.C, as well as adidas which resulted in YEEZY .

2002

Signed to Roc-A-Fella Records
August , 2002

2004

Founded G.O.O.D. Music in conjunction with Sony BMG
Released debut album, The College Dropout
February , 2004

2005

Won first Grammy for Best Rap Album
February , 2005
Released sophomore album, Late Registration
August , 2005

2007

Released his third album, Graduation
September , 2007

2008

Released fourth album, 808s & Heartbreak
November , 2008

2009

Designed his own Louis Vuitton Shoe
January , 2009
The first Nike Air Yeezy collection is released
April , 2009

2010

Introduced G.O.O.D. Fridays
August , 2010
Released fifth album, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
November , 2010

2011

Released collaborative album with Jay Z, Watch the Throne
August , 2011

2012

The Nike Air Yeezy II is released
June , 2012
Cruel Summer is released by G.O.O.D. Music
September , 2012

2013

Released sixth album, Yeezus
June , 2013
Kim Kardashian gives birth to Kanye's daughter, North West.
June , 2013
Confirms deal with Adidas
December , 2013

2014

Married Kim Kardashian in Florence, Italy
May , 2014

2015

Released the Yeezy 750 Boost
February , 2015

2016

Released seventh album, The Life of Pablo
February , 2016
Pricing Details for the adidas YEEZY BOOST 700 MNVN Surface
Footwear

Pricing Details for the adidas YEEZY BOOST 700 MNVN Surface

Formerly known as the adidas YEEZY BOOST 700 VX.

adidas YEEZY BOOST 700 "Teal Blue" Gets an Official Look & Release Date (UPDATE)
Footwear

adidas YEEZY BOOST 700 "Teal Blue" Gets an Official Look & Release Date (UPDATE)

Expressing shades of blue and grey.

Nike's Halloween Takeover Kicks off in This Week's Best Footwear Drops
Footwear 

Nike's Halloween Takeover Kicks off in This Week's Best Footwear Drops

Along with collaborations from Chemist Creations x ASICS, AMBUSH x Converse, Kanye x adidas, & much more.

A First Look at the adidas YEEZY 500 "Soft Vision"
Footwear

A First Look at the adidas YEEZY 500 "Soft Vision"

Rumored to drop next month.

Kanye West Reportedly Announces New 'Jesus Is King' Release Date
Music

Kanye West Reportedly Announces New 'Jesus Is King' Release Date

Following his recent Sunday Service at Howard University.

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The HYPE Report

The HYPE Report: Travis Scott x Air Jordan 6, 'Fortnite's Lawsuit and More

Our Editors also discuss Kehinde Wiley’s sculpture in Times Square and Kanye’s ‘YANDHI’ leaks.

The adidas YEEZY BOOST 380 "Alien" Receives a Release Date
Footwear

The adidas YEEZY BOOST 380 "Alien" Receives a Release Date

Formerly known as the adidas YEEZY BOOST 350 V3.

Kanye West's 'YANDHI' Album "Leaks" on Spotify and TIDAL (UPDATE)
Music

Kanye West's 'YANDHI' Album "Leaks" on Spotify and TIDAL (UPDATE)

However, it’s called ‘KANYE DROP YOUR ALBUMS’ on the music streaming platform.

Kanye West Revisits Mental Slavery With Sunday Service in Salt Lake City
Music

Kanye West Revisits Mental Slavery With Sunday Service in Salt Lake City

And voices his continued support of President Donald Trump.

Kanye West's 'Jesus Is King' Delayed Indefinitely (UPDATE)
Music

Kanye West's 'Jesus Is King' Delayed Indefinitely (UPDATE)

Sources say Ye keeps tweaking the highly-anticipated project.

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