Kanye Omari West (/ˈkɑːnjeɪ/; born June 8, 1977), also known as Ye, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur and fashion designer. Born in Atlanta and raised in Chicago, West first became known as a producer for Roc-A-Fella Records in the early 2000s, producing hit singles for recording artists such as Jay-Z, Ludacris and Alicia Keys. Intent on pursuing a solo career as a rapper, West released his debut album The College Dropout in 2004 to widespread critical and commercial success, and founded the record label GOOD Music. He went on to experiment with a variety of musical genres on subsequent acclaimed studio albums, including Late Registration (2005), Graduation (2007), and the polarizing but influential 808s & Heartbreak (2008). He released his fifth album My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy in 2010 to further rave reviews, and has since succeeded it with Yeezus (2013) and The Life of Pablo (2016), as well as full-length collaborations with Jay-Z and Kid Cudi.
This site contains content from artists, fans, and writers from around the internet in it's natural form. Such content is not representative of Viacom Media Networks.
At the age of 10, West moved with his mother to Nanjing , China, where she was teaching at Nanjing University as part of an exchange program. According to his mother, West was the only foreigner in his class, but settled in well and quickly picked up the language, although he has since forgotten most of it.  When asked about his grades in high school, West replied, "I got A's and B's. And I'm not even frontin'." 
He began making beats and rapping in the early 90s in Chicago, IL, United States when he formed the rap group Go Getters with Chicago natives GLC and Really Doe . He later gained nationwide popularity in New York when he began producing tracks for artists such as Jay-Z , Twista , Mase , Talib Kweli and Alicia Keys .
Cuando twitteas desde un lugar, Twitter guarda esa ubicación. Puedes cambiar la opción de geo-ubicación antes de mandar un tweet y claro, siempre tienes la opción de borrar el historial de tus ubicaciones. Más información