Who Is Kanye West

June 8, 1977 · Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Birth name
Kanye Omari West
5′ 8″ (1.73 m)

Kanye Omari West (conceived June 8, 1977) is an American rapper, vocalist, lyricist, record maker, business person and style architect. His melodic vocation has been set apart by sensational changes in styles, consolidating a mixed scope of impacts including soul, elaborate pop, electro, non mainstream rock, synth-pop, modern and gospel. Throughout his vocation, West has been liable for social developments and movements inside standard hip jump and famous music at large.

LOS ANGELES, CA – OCTOBER 21: Kanye West is seen on October 21, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rachpoot/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)

Brought into the world in Atlanta and brought up in Chicago, West previously became known as a maker for Roc-A-Fella Records in the mid 2000s, creating hit singles for recording craftsmen like Jay-Z, Ludacris and Alicia Keys. Plan on seeking after a performance profession as a rapper, West delivered his presentation collection The School Dropout in 2004 to far and wide basic and business achievement, and established the record name Great Music. He proceeded to try different things with various melodic classes on resulting acclaimed studio collections, including Late Enrollment (2005), Graduation (2007), and the polarizing yet powerful 808s and Shock (2008). He delivered his fifth collection My Delightful Dull Turned Dream in 2010 to additional rave surveys, and has since succeeded it with Yeezus (2013) , The Existence of Pablo (2016) and Ye (2018), as well as full-length joint efforts Watch the Privileged position (2011) and Children See Phantoms (2018) with Jay-Z and Youngster Cudi separately.

West’s blunt perspectives and life beyond music have gotten huge media consideration. He has been a continuous wellspring of debate for his direct at grant shows, via virtual entertainment, and in other public settings, as well as his remarks on the music and style enterprises, U.S. legislative issues, and race. His union with TV character Kim Kardashian has likewise been a wellspring of significant media consideration. As a style fashioner, he has teamed up with Nike, Louis Vuitton, and A.P.C. on both attire and footwear, and have most noticeably brought about the Yeezy joint effort with Adidas starting in 2013. He is the organizer and top of the innovative substance organization Donda.

West is among the most widely praised performers of the 21st 100 years and one of the most outstanding selling music craftsmen ever with north of 135 million records sold around the world. He has won a sum of 21 Grammy Grants, making him one of the most granted craftsmen ever and the most Grammy-granted craftsman of his age. Three of his collections have been incorporated and positioned on Drifter’s 2012 update of the “500 Biggest Collections Ever” rundown and he attaches with Bounce Dylan for having topped the yearly Pazz and Jop pundit survey very number times ever, with four number-one collections each. Time magazine named him one of the 100 most powerful individuals on the planet in 2005 and 2015.

Kanye Omari West was brought into the world on June 8, 1977, in Atlanta, Georgia. After his folks separated when he was three years of age he moved with his mom to Chicago, Illinois. His dad, Beam West, is a previous Dark Puma and was quite possibly the earliest dark photojournalist at The Atlanta Diary Constitution. Beam West was later a Christian guide, and in 2006, opened the Great Water Store and Bistro in Lexington Park, Maryland with startup capital from his child. West’s mom, Dr. Donda C. (Williams) West, was a teacher of English at Clark Atlanta College, and the Seat of the English Division at Chicago State College, prior to resigning to act as his chief. West was brought up in a working class foundation, going to Polaris Secondary School in rural Oak Grass, Illinois, subsequent to living in Chicago. At 10 years old, West moved with his mom to Nanjing, China, where she was instructing at Nanjing College as a feature of a trade program. As per his mom, West was the main outsider in his group, however got comfortable well and immediately got the language, in spite of the fact that he has since forgotten a large portion of it. At the point when gotten some information about his grades in secondary school, West answered, “I got An’s and B’s. Furthermore, I’m not even front-in’.”

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West showed a proclivity for artistic expressions at an early age; he started composing verse when he was five years of age. His mom reviewed that she originally considered West’s energy for drawing and music when he was in the 3rd grade. West began rapping in the 3rd grade and started making melodic sytheses in the 7th grade, at last offering them to different specialists. At age thirteen, West composed a rap melody called “Green Eggs and Ham” and convinced his mom to pay for time in a recording studio. Going with him to the studio and regardless of finding it being “a little storm cellar studio” where a mouthpiece dangled from the roof by a wire garments holder, West’s mom in any case upheld and energized him. West encountered maker/DJ No I.D., with whom he immediately framed a dear fellowship. No I.D. before long turned into West’s tutor, and it was from him that West figured out how to test and program beats after he accepted his most memorable sampler at age 15. In the wake of moving on from secondary school, West got a grant to go to Chicago’s American Foundation of Craftsmanship in 1997 and started taking canvas classes, however not long after moved to Chicago State College to concentrate on English. He before long understood that his bustling class plan was hindering to his melodic work, and at 20 he exited school to seek after his melodic dreams. This activity significantly disappointed his mom, who was likewise a teacher at the college. She later remarked, “It was drummed into my head that college is the ticket to a good life… but some career goals don’t require college. For Kanye to make an album called College Dropout it was more about having the guts to embrace who you are, rather than following the path society has carved out for you.”

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