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
adidas YEEZY BOOST 700 V2 "Vanta" Gets Updated Release Date
Footwear

adidas YEEZY BOOST 700 V2 "Vanta" Gets Updated Release Date

Reported to arrive this month.

Gentle Monster is Suing Malik Yusef For Fraud
Music

Gentle Monster is Suing Malik Yusef For Fraud

After Yusef pulled off a $2.5M USD “Kanye West collaboration” scheme.

Kanye West Sits Down With David Letterman on 'My Next Guest Needs No Introduction’
Entertainment

Kanye West Sits Down With David Letterman on 'My Next Guest Needs No Introduction’

Where he opens up about his bipolar disorder.

'Rick & Morty' Creators Offer Kanye West His Own Episode
Entertainment

'Rick & Morty' Creators Offer Kanye West His Own Episode

“We have 70, he can have one.”

Take an On-Foot Look at the adidas YEEZY BOOST 350 V2 "Glow-In-The-Dark"
Footwear

Take an On-Foot Look at the adidas YEEZY BOOST 350 V2 "Glow-In-The-Dark"

Centered around high-visibility.

A First Look at a Beige adidas YEEZY BOOST 350 V2 Colorway Surfaces
Footwear

A First Look at a Beige adidas YEEZY BOOST 350 V2 Colorway Surfaces

No word yet regarding a release.

The YEEZY BOOST 700 V2  "Tephra" Is Set to Drop Next Month (UPDATE)
Footwear

The YEEZY BOOST 700 V2 "Tephra" Is Set to Drop Next Month (UPDATE)

Centered around darker Earth-tones.

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian Welcome Fourth Child
Entertainment

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian Welcome Fourth Child

“He’s also Chicago’s twin,” according to Kardashian.

Take a Closer Look at Kanye's Unreleased Sock-Like YEEZY Prototype
Footwear

Take a Closer Look at Kanye's Unreleased Sock-Like YEEZY Prototype

Will these see an official release?

The "Glow-In-The-Dark" YEEZY BOOST 350 V2 Shines Bright in This Closer Look
Footwear  

The "Glow-In-The-Dark" YEEZY BOOST 350 V2 Shines Bright in This Closer Look

Get glowing.
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