Birth Name: Kanye Omari West
Birth Date: June 8, 1977
Birth Place: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Occupation: Producer, rapper, musician, singer
West first rose to fame as producer for Roc-A-Fella Records, achieved recognition for his work on Jay-Z’s album ”The Blueprint”, as well as hit singles for musical artists including Alicia Keys, Janet Jackson and Ludacris. His debut albums are The College Dropout, Late Registration Graduation in 2007 and 808s & Heartbreak and Dark Twisted Fantasy (2010).