Kanye West net worth: Kanye West is an American producer, rapper, clothier and actor who has a net worth of $160 million. Kanye West was born in Atlanta however raised by his mom first in Chicago after which Oak Lawn, Illinois. He dropped out of faculty to pursue his profession within the music business, beginning out initially as a producer for Roc-A-Fella information. Kanye finally persuaded label head Jay-Z to signal him on as a rapper. He spent 4 years honing and perfecting what would develop into his debut album, “The College Dropout”, which got here in at quantity two on the Billboard 200 and continues to be Kanye West’s best-selling album within the United States. Subsequent albums, “Late Registration”, “Graduation”, “808s & Heartbreak” and “My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy” had been additionally chart-toppers that obtained essential and industrial success. His manufacturing credit embody a formidable position name of expertise together with: Jay-Z, Beyoncé, John Legend, Alicia Keys and Janet Jackson. West can also be a seasoned businessman with a series of Fatburger eating places designated for the Chicago space, a line of athletic sneakers for Nike referred to as Air Yeezy, and one other shoe line with Louis Vuitton. His philanthropic ventures embody his the Kanye West Foundation which advantages training for African American and Latino youngsters, along with contributing time, expertise and cash to Hurricane Katrina reduction, World Water Day, and Live Earth, amongst different organizations. To date, Kanye West has received greater than 40 vital music awards, together with 21 Grammys, seven BET awards, and two American Music Awards. Kanye is at present married to Kim Kardashian. They have a daughter collectively named North West and a son named Saint West.
West launched the album Yeezus in 2013. The album reached #1 on the Billboard 200 chart in addition to on the US R&B and US Rap charts and in 4 different international locations. His album The Life of Pablo was launched in 2016 and reached #1 on the Billboard 200 chart and #2 on the US Rap and US R&B charts. West’s single “FourFiveSeconds” (with Rihanna and Paul McCartney) reached #1 on the US R&B chart. In 2017 he was nominated for six Grammy Awards.