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
Take a First Look at Kanye West's Calabasas Dome Concept Houses
Design

Take a First Look at Kanye West's Calabasas Dome Concept Houses

Inspired by Luke Skywalker’s childhood home on Tatooine.

Kanye West's Sunday Service Gives Nirvana Classics the Gospel Treatment
Music

Kanye West's Sunday Service Gives Nirvana Classics the Gospel Treatment

Along with Snoop Dogg’s “Drop It Like It’s Hot,” Clipse’s “Grindin” and No Doubt’s “Don’t Speak.”

The adidas YEEZY 500 Is Set to Arrive in a "Stone" Colorway
Footwear

The adidas YEEZY 500 Is Set to Arrive in a "Stone" Colorway

Kanye has more sneakers on the way.

Chance the Rapper's 'The Big Day' Is Finally Here
Music

Chance the Rapper's 'The Big Day' Is Finally Here

Enlisting Bon Iver, Francis & The Lights, Gucci Mane, and many more.

Danny McBride Says Kanye West Asked Him to Star in His Biopic
Entertainment

Danny McBride Says Kanye West Asked Him to Star in His Biopic

‘Ye visited his Charleston home and watched his son play ‘Fortnite.’

Kanye West Is Reportedly Trademarking "Sunday Service" for New Brand
Fashion

Kanye West Is Reportedly Trademarking "Sunday Service" for New Brand

‘Ye is looking to expand his empire.

The adidas YEEZY BOOST 700 Is Set to Arrive in "Teal Blue" This Fall
Footwear

The adidas YEEZY BOOST 700 Is Set to Arrive in "Teal Blue" This Fall

Another upcoming iteration of the popular model.

Take a First Look at the adidas YEEZY BOOST 700 "Magnet"
Footwear

Take a First Look at the adidas YEEZY BOOST 700 "Magnet"

Switching up the material construction.

Swedish Prime Minister Warns A$AP Rocky Won't Receive Special Treatment (UPDATE)
Music

Swedish Prime Minister Warns A$AP Rocky Won't Receive Special Treatment (UPDATE)

The State Department is now actively working to free the rapper.

Kanye West Songs Possibly From 'YANDHI' Have Leaked
Music

Kanye West Songs Possibly From 'YANDHI' Have Leaked

Are these records off of his upcoming album or just old songs?

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