If we talk about his earlier life, Kanye West was born on 8 june 1977 in Atlanta, Georgia. His parents separated when he was three years old, and then West shifted to Chicago with his mother. He only visited his father during the summer holidays. Kanye left his institute to pursue music in Chicago. West became friends with No I.D., a D.J. and producer who mentored him.

After finishing college, West started making beats for local artists and creating his unique style.  His first successful album was named ‘College Dropout’, reaching number 2 on the Billboard chart. He gained recognition by producing tracks for artists like Foxy Brown and Chicago rapper Grave. Kanye got a lot of Grammy nominations and won three prizes, including Best Rap Album and Best Rap Song for “Jesus Walks”. 

Kanye West Personal Relationships

Kanye West had relationships with designer Alexis Phifer (2002-2008) and model Amber Rose (2008-2010) before marrying reality star Kim Kardashian in 2014. Kanye and Kim West have 4 kids: North, Saint, Chicago, and Psalm. In January 2023, it was reported that Kanye married Australian architect Bianca Censori in a private ceremony in Beverly Hills.

Frequently Asked Questions

How did Kanye get so rich?

Kanye West has got rich due to his highly successful 'Yeezy' brand collaborations with Nike and Adidas. Kanye West is also one of the best-selling music artists of all time.

Is Kanye richer than Jay-Z?


Yes. Kanye West is richer than Jay-Z. Kanye West Net worth is significantly higher than Jay-Z.

Who is richer Drake or Kanye West?

Kanye West is richer than Drake. Even though Drake is highly successful in recent years, Kanye West's business ventures made him wealthier.

Why did Julia Fox and Kanye West break up?

Kanye West and Julia Fox broke up due to a mismatch in time schedules and West's inability to spend more time with Julia Fox.

What is Kanye West's height?

Kanye West height is 5 feet 8 inches (1.76 meters).

What is Kanye West's weight?

Kanye West's weight is 190 lbs (87 Kilograms).

How old is Kanye West?

Kanye West is 46 Years old.


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