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
UPDATE: Kanye West Did Not Produce Music for Gentle Monster's "Collection 13" Campaign
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UPDATE: Kanye West Did Not Produce Music for Gentle Monster's "Collection 13" Campaign

According to Kim Kardashian West.

Kanye West Gifts Kim Kardashian a Special Valentine's Day Surprise
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Kanye West Gifts Kim Kardashian a Special Valentine's Day Surprise

Does Kanye love Kim more than Kanye loves Kanye?

A First Look at the YEEZY BOOST 350 V2 "Hyperspace"
Footwear

A First Look at the YEEZY BOOST 350 V2 "Hyperspace"

More looks from the minds of Kanye West and adidas.

A First Look at the YEEZY BOOST 350 V2 "Clay"
Footwear

A First Look at the YEEZY BOOST 350 V2 "Clay"

Set to land this March.

UPDATE: adidas Originals Confirms YEEZY BOOST 700 "Salt" Is Dropping This Month
Footwear

UPDATE: adidas Originals Confirms YEEZY BOOST 700 "Salt" Is Dropping This Month

Hitting the shelves in a clean colorway soon.

Kanye Celebrates 15th Anniversary of 'College Dropout' With Latest Sunday Service Installment
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Kanye Celebrates 15th Anniversary of 'College Dropout' With Latest Sunday Service Installment

Featuring a dance number by North West.

Kanye West Has Been Sued Over "Ultralight Beam" Prayer Sample
Music

Kanye West Has Been Sued Over "Ultralight Beam" Prayer Sample

‘Ye’s lawyers must be busy.

adidas Prepares a "Cement" YEEZY BOOST 700 V2 Colorway
Footwear

adidas Prepares a "Cement" YEEZY BOOST 700 V2 Colorway

Centered around darker Earth-tones.

This Is What to Expect from Sneakers in 2019
Footwear  

This Is What to Expect from Sneakers in 2019

The new year is a clean slate for sneaker, sportswear and even luxury brands to earn their audiences.

Kanye West Signature Forged in $900K USD NYFW Performance Scam
Fashion

Kanye West Signature Forged in $900K USD NYFW Performance Scam

Allegedly masterminded by a G.O.O.D. Music representative.
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