Kanye West who is born on June 8, 1977 in Atlanta, GA is a famous Rapper. The age of Kanye West is 39 year old. The birth sign of Kanye West is Gemini.
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Atlanta born Kanye is best known for his hip-hop genre worldwide. He tasted his first commercial success in rapping from album, ‘College Dropout’ in 2004 followed by Late Registration (2005), Graduation (2007), Yeezus (2013) and the recent one, The Life of Pablo (2016). Before recording his own songs, he used to produce music for other stars like Jay Z. He was also considered among 100 most influential people in the world by Forbes in 2005 and 2015.
He won around 21 Grammy Awards and 112 Music Awards from both his Successful albums named ‘The College Dropout’ and ‘Late Registration’.
He was engaged to Alexis Phifer, a fashion designer until 2008 after that they broke. Later he married to Kim Kardashians in 2014 and is blessed with two children - North and Saint.
His song ‘Hey Mama’ was dedicated to his mother, who died off due to complications in plastic surgery in 2007.
He was born to Ray West and Donda C. West. He witnessed his parent’s separation when he was just 3. Attended Polaris High School and later moved to Nanjing, China with his mother. He dropped out from Chicago State University to pursue his career. Before fame he worked as telemarketer and also sold insurance to Montgomery Ward credit card holders.
Throughout his career his collaboration with other artists to make his album singles is about 50%.