Kanye West Wiki Biography: Kanye Omari West particularly known as Kanye West is an American Singer and Song-Writer. In addition to singing Kanye is also a record producer and a fashion designer. He was born in Atlanta City in Georgia, USA.
Kanye started his music career in Chicago. He and his mother moved to China for a year and after returning from there he started to work under his mentor The God Father Of Chicago HipHop No I.D. He dreamed of becoming a rapper since his childhood and he confessed his passion to his mother at the age of 7.
Kanye West has huge popularity on social media. Kanye has around 6.27M Subscribers on YouTube and over 29.8M followers on Twitter.
|Full Name||Kanye Omari West|
|Nick Name||Kanye West|
|Date Of Birth||June 8, 1977|
|Birth Place||Atlanta, Georgia, USA|
|Home Town||Atlanta, Georgia, USA|
|Schooling||Polaris High School|
|College||American Academy Of Arts, Chicago|
|Profession||Singer, Rapper, Song-Writer, |
Record Producer and Fashion Designer
Kanye West Age, Height, Weight
Kanye’s age is 44 years. He is 5 feet 8 inches tall and his weight is 75 kg. His eye and hair colors are Blue Grey and Black respectively.
Kanye West YouTube
Kanye West is also very famous on YouTube. He uploads his songs videos on YouTube. He registered his YouTube channel after getting famous in 2006.
His YouTube Channel is Kanye West. He has over 6.27M Subscribers on YouTube.
|YouTube Channel||Kanye West|
Kanye West’s Family
Kanye West was born on June 8, 1977, in Atlanta City of Georgia, USA. His father’s name is Ray West and he was a photojournalist for the Atlanta Journal Newspaper. His mother’s name is Donda West and she was a teacher and became a professor of English at Chicago State University. Kanye’s parents got separated when he was 3 years old. He has two children.
|Children||North West, Saint West|
Kanye West Married Life and Girlfriend
Kanye West is currently Divorced. He was married to one of the popular models Kim Kardashian. He got married on May 24, 2014. The couple got divorced in April 2021. Before Kim Kardashian, He dated two women. Kanye was previously in a relationship with Alexis Phifer and Amber Rose.
It was also rumored in June 2021 that Kanye is currently dating Russian model Irina Shayk as they were spotted together in Provence, France on their vacation.
Some Interesting and Unknown Facts About Kanye West
- Kanye was passionate about rapping since his childhood.
- He started his career from Chicago.
- Kanye parents got separated and divorced when he was 3 years old.
- Kanye finds himself in various controversies very often so he sometimes deletes his Instagram account and then makes a comeback on any particular occasion.
- To pursue his rapping career professionally he dropped out of his college. His album ‘The College Drop-Out’ is named after his dropping out of college.
- West once got engaged to her Ex-Girlfriend Alexis Phifer in 2006 but they broke up in 2008 and the relationship was ended.
- Kanye got the title of International Man Of The Year in 2007 and the title was awarded by GQ.
- Kanye has won a total of 21 Grammys awards and 112 music awards.
- The College Drop-Out’ and ‘Late Registration’ are the 2 albums which helped him wining most awards.
- Kanye’s favourite music genre Hip Hop.
- He loves to play Electronic Drum.
- His favourite band is Franz Ferdinand.
- His favourite artist is Fiona Apple.
He very often finds himself in various controversies so he sometimes deletes his accounts from various social media platforms and makes a comeback on various occasions. Links to his Social Media Accounts are given below in the table.
Kanye West’s Salary and Net Worth
|Net Worth||$120 Million|
|Earnings in 2020||Not Known|
|Income Source||Rapper and Producer|
|Annual Salary||Not Known|
|Does Kanye West, Consume Alcohol?||Yes|
|Does Kanye West, Smoke Cigarettes?||Yes|
|Can Kanye West Swim?||Yes|
|Is Kanye West, Yoga Practitioner?||No|
|Is Kanye West, a Jogger?||Yes|
|Kanye West’s Hobbies||Singing and Rapping|
|Food||Fried Chicken, Mac N Cheese|