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
Tyler, The Creator Attended Kanye West's Most Recent Sunday Service
Music

Tyler, The Creator Attended Kanye West's Most Recent Sunday Service

Before the police were called for a noise complaint.

Kanye West and Fam Set up YEEZY Lemonade Stand for Charity
Footwear

Kanye West and Fam Set up YEEZY Lemonade Stand for Charity

Giving back to the community.

The adidas YEEZY BOOST 700 V2 "Geode" Finds Its Way on StockX
Footwear  

The adidas YEEZY BOOST 700 V2 "Geode" Finds Its Way on StockX

Presented by StockX
The silhouette takes on some tonal vibes.

PizzaSlime Turns Tweets From Kanye West, Kim Kardashian & More Into Cozy Pillows
Fashion

PizzaSlime Turns Tweets From Kanye West, Kim Kardashian & More Into Cozy Pillows

“kowabunga dudettes.”

Supreme Revives Nike's Tailwind IV in This Week's Footwear Drops
Footwear  

Supreme Revives Nike's Tailwind IV in This Week's Footwear Drops

Alongside the YEEZY 700 “Geode,” a ‘Game of Thrones’ x adidas capsule, the cosmic Jordan Proto-Max 720 and more.

DMX Delivers Prayer at Kanye West's Latest Sunday Service
Music

DMX Delivers Prayer at Kanye West's Latest Sunday Service

X gon’ give the blessings to ya.

The Regional Release of the adidas YEEZY BOOST 350 V2 "Clay" Gets Postponed
Footwear

The Regional Release of the adidas YEEZY BOOST 350 V2 "Clay" Gets Postponed

According to YEEZY Mafia.

All-White Nikes, Futuristic Jordans & New YEEZYs Make Up This Week's Footwear Drops
Footwear  

All-White Nikes, Futuristic Jordans & New YEEZYs Make Up This Week's Footwear Drops

Emotionally Unavailable x Nike Air Force 1, Aleali May x Air Jordan 6 and more join the mix.

UPDATE: EMI Sues Kanye West for Breach of Contract
Music

UPDATE: EMI Sues Kanye West for Breach of Contract

Phase two of the conglomerate’s legal plan.

Kanye West, Kid Cudi & Ty Dolla Sign Sued Over 'Kids See Ghosts' Track
Music

Kanye West, Kid Cudi & Ty Dolla Sign Sued Over 'Kids See Ghosts' Track

The lawsuit revolves around a sample on “Freeee (Ghost Town, Pt. 2).”
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