Kanye West is one of the most successful Rapper of the Music Industry. His name is pronounced as con-yay. Up Until Now he has released five Albums and all have gone platinum. He is multi-talented, he is Musician, Film Director, Fashion Designer, Singer, Songwriter, Rapper, Music Video Director. He has walked over most of the Prestigious stages doesn’t matter its Grammy or anything else . He is represented by United Talent Agency. He represents: Very GOOD Beats, Roc-A-Fella Records, Def Jam Recordings Labels . We will walk you through all about him. Check out Kanye west Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Girlfriend, Religion, Family, Biography & More.
He is 43 years old and was born on June 08, 1977 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. His Full name is Kanye Omari West whereas his nickname are Ye, The Louis Vuitton Don, Konman, Yeezy. He did his schooling from Polaris High School, Oak Lawn, Illinois, USA and then went to American Academy of Art, Chicago Later he joined Chicago State University but dropped after a year.
He holds the record of the most consecutive studio albums to debut at number one on Billboard 200. His work is highly appreciated and has received numerous awards and critical acclaim. By December 2012, he has 6 songs which sold more than 3 million copies. West has the fourth most RIAA singles certificates in history. Above all he is the highest selling rapper in Gold, Platinum and Multi-Platinum lists. By 2017, he got 68 Grammy nominations and won 21 times. On the List of Top 10 producers of the decade, billboard ranked him 3rd.
He got the looks of a hip-hopper with free style rapping abilities. He is approximately 5’ 8″ tall and weighs around 80 kg. He got Average Build. He has Brown eyes and Black hair. His ethinicity is Black.
Family, Religion & Girlfriends
Kanye is born to a Christian family. His father name is Ray West and he was a photojournalists for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution and later became Christian counselor and in 2006 he started a Good Water Store and Café in Maryland. and his mother name is Dr. Donda C. West and she is a Jewellery Designer. His Parents got divorced when he was three.
Kanye West FamilyIn 2012, he started dating Kim Kardashian . On October 21, 2013, they announced they are engaged and got on Married on May 24, 2014, in Italy. It was an Extravagant, destination Wedding. On June 15, 2013, they announced the birth of their daughter North West. And on December 5, 2015, they got blessed with a son Saint West.
Kanye Dating Kim
Up Until now, he has released Eight studio albums: The College Dropout (2004) , Late Registration (2005) ,Graduation (2007) ,808s & Heartbreak (2008) ,My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy (2010) ,Yeezus (2013) ,The Life of Pablo (2016) ,Ye (2018). And all have them were a huge commercial success.
Initially he worked as a Record producer for Go-Getters which consists of Kanye, GLC, Timmy G, Really Doe, and Arrowstar. He got recognition after producing for artists on Roc-A-Fella Records.
His net worth is around $160 million Dollars.
- He can play keyboards, sampler, percussion, synthesizer, piano.
- His Favorite Band is Franz Ferdinand.
- His Favorite white girl is Scarlett Johansson
- His Favorite Clothing Brand is Louis Vuitton.
- His Favorite Artist is Kid Cudi.
- His Favorite food is Soul Food.
- In 2003, he started Kanye West Foundation to helps Latino and African American children continue education.
- His Debut solo Album was The College Dropout released in 2004.
- He Endorses various brand like Pepsi, Nike , Megaupload etc
- He met with a car accident and as a result ended up with a Metal plate on his chin.
- His Personal trainer is Harley Pasternak.