Kanye West

Rapper

Kanye West was born on June 8th, 1977 in Atlanta, Georgia, United States and is the Rapper from United States. Discover Kanye West's biography, age, height, physical stats, dating/affair, family, hobbies, education, career updates, and networth at the age of 45 years old.

Other Names / Nick Names
Kanye Omari West (Kanye is pronounced as con-yay), Ye, The Louis Vuitton Don, Konman, Yeezy
Date of Birth
June 8, 1977
Nationality
United States
Place of Birth
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Age
45 years old
Zodiac Sign
Gemini
Networth
$6.6 Billion
Profession
Actor, Blogger, Businessperson, Fashion Designer, Film Director, Rapper, Record Producer, Restaurateur, Singer, Songwriter
Social Media
Kanye West Height, Weight, Eye Color and Hair Color

At 45 years old, Kanye West has this physical status:

Height
173cm
Weight
80kg
Hair Color
Black
Eye Color
Dark Brown
Build
Average
Measurements
Not Available
Kanye West Religion, Education, and Hobbies
Religion
Christianity
Hobbies
Not Available
Education
Polaris High School, American Academy of Art, Chicago State University
Kanye West Spouse(s), Children, Affair, Parents, and Family
Spouse(s)
Not Available
Children
Not Available
Dating / Affair
Sumeke Rainey, Karrine Steffans, Alexis Phifer, Brooke Crittenton, Sky Nellor (2006), Adrienne Bailon (2007), Jennifer Metcalfe (2008), Sessilee Lopez (2008), Amber Rose, Angela Martini, Selita Ebanks, Melody Thornton, Dollicia Bryan, Jenna Shea, Chanel Iman, Kenya Moore, Jemma Lucy (2011), Kate Upton, Virginie Maury, Riccardo Tisci (2011), Kim Kardashian (2012-2021), Amanda Lepore (2018), Irina Shayk (2021), Vinetria (2021)
Parents
Ray West, Dr. Donda C.
About Kanye West
  • Kanye Omari West (born June 8, 1977) is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, and fashion designer.
  • His music has spanned a broad range of styles, incorporating an eclectic range of influences including hip hop, soul, baroque pop, electro, indie rock, synth-pop, industrial, and gospel. Born in Atlanta and raised in Chicago, West first became known as a producer for Roc-A-Fella Records in the early 2000s, producing singles for recording artists such as Jay-Z, Ludacris and Alicia Keys.
  • Intent on pursuing a solo career as a rapper, West released his debut album The College Dropout in 2004 to critical and commercial success, and founded the record label GOOD Music.
  • He went on to experiment with a variety of musical genres on subsequent acclaimed studio albums, including Late Registration (2005), Graduation (2007), and the polarizing but influential 808s & Heartbreak (2008).
  • He released his fifth album My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy in 2010 to further rave reviews, and has since succeeded it with Yeezus (2013), The Life of Pablo (2016), Ye (2018), and Jesus Is King (2019), as well as full-length collaborations Watch the Throne (2011) and Kids See Ghosts (2018) with Jay-Z and Kid Cudi respectively. West's outspoken views and life outside of music have received significant media attention.
  • West is a practicing Christian and his religious views have garnered widespread curiosity.
  • He has been a frequent source of controversy for his conduct at award shows, on social media, and in other public settings, as well as his comments on the music and fashion industries, U.S. politics, and race.
  • His marriage to television personality Kim Kardashian has also been a source of substantial media attention.
  • As a fashion designer, he has collaborated with Nike, Louis Vuitton, and A.P.C. on both clothing and footwear, and have most prominently resulted in the Yeezy collaboration with Adidas beginning in 2013.
  • He is the founder and head of the creative content company DONDA.
  • West is among the most critically acclaimed musicians of the 21st century and one of the best-selling music artists of all time with over 100 million records sold worldwide.
  • He has won a total of 21 Grammy Awards, making him one of the most awarded artists of all time.
  • Three of his albums have been included and ranked on Rolling Stone's 2012 update of the "500 Greatest Albums of All Time" list and he ties with Bob Dylan for having topped the annual Pazz & Jop critic poll the most times ever, with four number-one albums each.
  • Time magazine named him one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2005 and 2015.

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'It looked like you had a diaper on': Kim Kardashian wore MENSWEAR Prada boiler suit

www.dailymail.co.uk, October 6, 2022
Kim Kardashian got dissed by both her half-sister Kendall Jenner and her ex-husband Kanye West for wearing a MENS Prada boiler suit on the third episode of The Kardashians Season 2. It was revealed in last week's episode that Kim, 41, and Kendall, 26, were heading to Milan, where Kendall was set to walk in her first Prada fashion show. Kim had teamed up with the esteemed brand to put together several looks so she would only be wearing Prada the whole trip… but one particular look was bashed by Kendall and Kanye.

Kanye West hits out at Justin Bieber and his wife Hailey and trolls John Legend in latest rant

www.dailymail.co.uk, October 6, 2022
Kanye West continued his social media spree on Wednesday, this time taking aim at Justin Bieber's wife Hailey.  The rapper, 45, took to Instagram to troll the model, 25, after she defended Vogue contributing editor Gabriella Karefa-Johnson for criticizing his White Lives Matter shirts. West spoke directly to the Baby hitmaker, 28, writing: 'Justin get your girl before I get mad' in a post that also trolled singer John Legend and the Vogue editor.

Kanye West doubles down on White Lives Matter slogan as Diddy comes to his defense

www.dailymail.co.uk, October 6, 2022
Kanye West stood by the 'White Lives Matter' slogan he wore on a T-shirt at his surprise Yeezy fashion show in Paris on Monday.   The Donda rapper, 45, posted a photo of the long-sleeved black shirt to his Instagram on Wednesday with the caption: 'Here's my latest response when people ask me why I made a tee that says white lives matter… THEY DO.' Meanwhile, one of the only famous friends coming to the defense of Kim Kardashian's ex-husband at the moment is Sean 'Diddy' Combs, who called the musician a 'free thinker' and says his message was...

Kanye West Posted WHAT About Kim Kardashian?!?!

perezhilton.com, September 26, 2022
Kanye West is still posting about the sad death of Queen Elizabeth II — and he’s likening it to his own life, too. The 45-year-old rapper took to his Instagram Stories on Sunday night to share a touching message with people in London and around the United Kingdom who are still mourning the Queen’s death. She died back on September 8, and the monarch’s nation recently held a period of mourning to say goodbye to their beloved royal leader.

Kanye West Apologizes To Kim Kardashian For 'Any Stress That I Have Caused' Due To His Wild Social Media Behavior!

perezhilton.com, September 22, 2022
Kanye West is trying to get his side of the story out there. (As if he hasn’t done that enough already, but we digress…) But it’s not a series of random and increasingly chaotic Instagram posts about ex Kim Kardashian this time around! Rather, it’s a calm, coordinated sit-down with the folks at GMA. And in the new interview, released on Thursday morning, the rapper employed a far different strategy than the one he’s been using: he apologized!!!

Kanye West & Candice Swanepoel Are Dating -- But She Has History With Kim Kardashian!!

perezhilton.com, September 16, 2022
Kanye West has coupled up once again! A source is spilling all the hot gossip on Kanye’s love life — now confirming he and Candice Swanepoel are an item! On Friday, the insider told ET the 45-year-old rapper and 33-year-old model have hit it off after connecting over their love of fashion. While the “relationship is new,” things are going very well so far, the source shared:
Kanye West Tweets and Instagram Photos
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