One of the best-selling and most awarded artists of all time, he has received 22 Grammy Awards over the course of his music career. He was ranked the 3rd top producer of the decade in 2010 by Billboard. He’s received praise for such albums like The College Dropout, Graduation, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, and Yeezus. He legally changed his name to Ye in 2021.
He remixed soul and baroque songs into his music, studied under his mentor, No I.D., and traveled to Japan.
What is Kanye West’s net worth?
Kanye West is an American producer, rapper, fashion designer, and entrepreneur. Kanye West’s net worth is $6.6 billion. He is one of the three richest self-made black individuals in US history.
Kanye achieved widespread fame upon the release of his 2004 music album The College Dropout. Today he is one of the most prosperous and awarded musicians in the world with 21 Grammy wins out of 69 nominations. In contemporary years he has diverted away from music toward the business planet. His Yeezy/Adidas partnership has made West a sizable wealth.
|Net Worth:||$6.6 Billion|
|Date of Birth:||Jun 8, 1977 (44 years old)|
|Height:||5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)|
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|Country:||United States of America|
He is notoriously outspoken, a quality that was on full display when he interrupted Taylor Swift’s acceptance speech at the 2009 MTV VMAs.
- Won Best New Artist at the 2004 BET Awards
- Attended Smokin’ Aces premiere with Alexis Phifer
- His first three albums all went multi-platinum
- Attended 2009 BET Awards with Amber Rose
- He and Kim Kardashian started dating in 2012
- Earned 2 Grammy nominations in 2015 for “Bound 2”
- Nominated for two VMAs in 2016
- Appeared at the ’19 Louis Vuitton Menswear SS Show
- Attended the 2019 Costume Institute Gala with his wife
His mother Donda West served as his manager until her death in 2007. He proposed to clothing designer Alexis Phifer in 2006, but the relationship ended on April 21, 2008. He married Kim Kardashian in 2014. They have two daughters named North and Chicago and two sons named Saint and Psalm. Kardashian filed for divorce from West in February of 2021. In 2022, he had a brief relationship with actress Julia Fox. The couple announced their separation in February 2022.
During the early 2000s, he often performed on stage with his good friend, the legendary Jay-Z.