Kanye West is a very popular American rapper, producer, actor and fashion designer, securing a net worth of $160 million. He was born in Atlanta and raised in Chicago and Oak Lawn. He didn’t use to take interest in study; instead, he always wanted to be a rapper, which later proved right.
He had dropped out of college in his young age to pursue his music career. You would be surprised to know that West took four years to complete his debut album called ‘’The College Dropout’’, which earned him a lot of fame and attention, and ranked at #2 on billboard 200. It’s still bestselling album in the U.S.
His subsequent albums include but are not limited to Graduation, Late Registration, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, and 808s & Heartbreak. All these albums received commercial and critical success. He’s also a professional businessman and runs different businesses.
Kanye West also loves to give charity. The welfare organizations he supports include but are not limited to Kanye West Foundation, Live Earth, World Water Day, Hurricane Katrina relief and more. When it comes to his accolades, he has won several prestigious awards including seven BET awards, 21 Grammys, and 2 Music Awards. He’s presently married to Kim Kardashian, with whom he has a son named Saint West and a daughter named North West.