Kanye West is an American singer, songwriter, rapper, record producer and fashion designer. Kanye Omari West lives in Atlanta Georgia. He got recognition when he started his career for Roc A fella records in the year 2000. From there his career just gets risen to the top now. He is one of the best rappers in the hip hop world.
- Net Worth: $250 Million
- Age: 41
- Born: June 8, 1977
- Country of Origin: United States of America
- Source of Wealth: Professional Rapper
Kanye West Net worth :
The best rapper in the hip hop industry. The most controversial rappers estimated net worth in 2019 is $250 million. He is a self-made man.
His primary source of money is his music and Clothing and Merchandise.
Previous year income :
- 2019: $250 million.
- 2018: $190 million.
- 2017: $160 million.
- 2016: $145 million.
The couple Kardashian and Kanye have owned pretty houses like the hidden hills house in LA and $20 million. Then, they bought a house in California for $3 million; They also owned a home in Bel air cost of $11 million, and the white minimalistic house.
The cute couple Kardashian and Kanye brought many cars like Cadillac Escalade, Porsche Panamera, Ferrari 458 Italia, Mercedes Maybach, Rolls-Royce Phantom, Range Rover Hse, Mercedes-Benz G63, Rolls-Royce Ghost, Mercedes S Class, Mercedes Slr, Lamborghini Gallardo, Lamborghini Aventador, Aston Martin Db9, Maybach 57,2002 Lexus, Bentley Continental GT Convertible, Maserati Coupe, Maserati GranTurismo Convertible, Prombron Red Diamond, Bugatti Veyron.
Kanye and Kim owned the property worth of $100 million.
Early life :
Kanye was born in Atlanta Georgia on 8 July 1977. He was just three years old when his parents got divorced. Then, he lives with his mom in Chicago. His father was a Ray who is a former black panther, and after the divorce, he moved to Maryland. When he was in 3rd grade, he used to rap its all started at that time. Then, He was in 7th class he appeared in making a musical appearance.
He leaves with her mother, Donda. She is an English teacher. And, In summer, he goes with his dad who becomes a Christian counselor. At the age of the ten, west and his mother, Donda moved for one year to China. He was the only foreigner her mother was a part of a University exchange program. After a year they returned to Chicago, He befriended with the Dj and producer No I.D. They met in the south side of hip hop scene. He becomes a west mentor after the graduation from Polaris high school he won the scholarship. Then, He joined the Chicago American academy of arts in 1997.
When he was just 20 year the dropped out the school for his dream, his mother become from teacher to a professor of English at Chicago State University. She died in 2007 at the age of 58 from heart disease which effects the west personally as well as musically.
Before the big hit of his career, he started working in a small music production till 2000. Where he makes the music for the local artists and a producer of “D-Dot” Angulate.
He got his biggest break when he becomes the producer for artists in Roc-A-fella records. There he collaborates for Ludacris, Cameron, and common. He becomes a successful producer but his real dream still not came true. Kanye got a chance for his goal in 2002. He releases his debut album “Death.” Then, He releases his second rap as “the college dropout” in 2004. It was his first album which sold more than 441,000 copies in 1 week.
He collaborated with Jon Brion on his new album “late registration” in 2005 which sold 2.3 million copies in the US. After two years, He also releases his third album “graduation” which peaked No. 1 at the US Billboard 200 and sold about 957,00 copies in the 1st week. His track “stronger” become the biggest single hit of Kanye.
He soon releases his 5th album in 2010 which tops the Billboard charts in the 2nd week. That considered his genius piece of work. Which becomes platinum in states the album name is “My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy.”
It’s time come when he has gone in depression. He said the hip hop is over for me. Kanye realizes songs as singing with auto-tuned which turned his voice into a robotic voice. He also broke up with his fiancé. It happened because his mother died. He also comes back and releases many albums. Kanye sold millions of copies and known as the best rapper in worldwide. He also collaborated with Eminem, Beyonce, Jay-z and more.
The news comes that he is dating reality television star, Kim Kardashian. West proposed her in baseball stadium they got engaged on October 21, 2013. And they got married in 24tg of May 2014 in Italy. The cute lovers have three children north born in 2013, saint born in 2015 and another daughter born in 2018. They are also accepting their 4th child in 2019.
Some facts about Kanye West :
- He nominated about 10+ times for Grammy and won three awards. Which also includes the award for Jesus Walks.
- His favorited restaurant is McDonald’s.
- Kanye was engage with the designer Alexis Phifer before marrying Kim.
- He survives in a car crash accident. He was suffering from the shattered jaw. Which was cured by the operation he also raps on that in “the wire”.
- As a tribute for his late mother he design company named Donda. He also sang a rap song for his late mother.
- He mixed and made the rap “stronger” 50 times till he feels happy with the ending.
- His full name is Kanye Omari West.
He held the estimated net worth of $259 million in 2019. He has collaborated with many famous rappers worldwide. Kanye made his name in a fashion company and with a record label which he started by himself. He is the self-made millions son of single mom work as an English teacher.