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
Kanye West's Dome Concept Houses Torn Down Following Noise Complaints
Design

Kanye West's Dome Concept Houses Torn Down Following Noise Complaints

YEEZY Homes were being built against a number of regulations.

A Better Look at the YEEZY BOOST 700 V2 "Inertia" (UPDATE)
Footwear

A Better Look at the YEEZY BOOST 700 V2 "Inertia" (UPDATE)

Expected to land next month.

Kanye Serves up YEEZY 500s for the Whole Family in This Week's Best Footwear Drops
Footwear 

Kanye Serves up YEEZY 500s for the Whole Family in This Week's Best Footwear Drops

Collaborations from maharishi x Nike, NEIGHBORHOOD x Converse, size? x adidas, and much more also releasing.

Kanye West Brings His Sunday Service to an Actual Church
Music

Kanye West Brings His Sunday Service to an Actual Church

Performing renditions of Fred Hammond’s “This Is the Day,” JAY-Z’s “Lift Off,” Snoop’s “Drop It Like It’s Hot, and more.

adidas' YEEZY BOOST 700 OG "Wave Runner" Is Restocking Again This Weekend (UPDATE)
Footwear

adidas' YEEZY BOOST 700 OG "Wave Runner" Is Restocking Again This Weekend (UPDATE)

Family flex.

Pricing Details for the adidas YEEZY BOOST 350 V3 "Alien" Surface
Footwear

Pricing Details for the adidas YEEZY BOOST 350 V3 "Alien" Surface

Inching closer to a release.

'Stranger Things' & Nike Head Back to the "Upside Down" in This Week's Best Footwear Drops
Footwear 

'Stranger Things' & Nike Head Back to the "Upside Down" in This Week's Best Footwear Drops

Collaborative drops from Joshua Vides x Converse, Vivienne Westwood x ASICS & more also releasing.

New Images of the YEEZY BOOST 700 "Teal Blue" Emerge
Footwear

New Images of the YEEZY BOOST 700 "Teal Blue" Emerge

Rumored to release this fall.

Kanye West's Calabasas Dome Houses May be Demolished Before They're Finished
Design

Kanye West's Calabasas Dome Houses May be Demolished Before They're Finished

‘Ye reportedly didn’t obtain the correct building permit.

A$AP Rocky Attends Kanye West’s Sunday Service After Being Released From Sweden
Music

A$AP Rocky Attends Kanye West’s Sunday Service After Being Released From Sweden

Seen enjoying his time with West and Kendall Jenner.

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