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Kanye West Biography: Age, Net Worth, Cars, Wife, Music And Everything You Need To Know


KANYE WEST BIOGRAPHY: AGE, NET WORTH, CARS, WIFE AND EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

The award winning superman, Kanye Omari West is one artist to look into as he has impacted the music industry greatly. This article is aimed at bring to you relevant information about the star ‘ye’.
Kanye West


WHO IS KANYE WEST? EARLY LIFE AND EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

Kanye Omari West was born on the 8th of June, 1977 (Age 41) in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A. He was born to the family of Ray West, his father, who was the first ever black photojournalist at the Atlanta Journal Constitution. His mother, Dr. Donca was an English professor at the University of Atlanta; she is currently his manager and also was a chairperson at the Chicago State University. When he was three years old, his parent had some marital issue and divorced, which made him moved with his mother to Chicago, USA.
When staying with his mother, he started attending the Polaris High School, Illinois, Chicago, but when he was aged 10, his mother moved over to china as an exchange lecturer and he went with her and continued his education there. According to his mother, he fitted well in class even as a foreign student, he was able to learn the language quickly. His love for art and music started a long time ago, when he was still a little boy. At age 5, he already started writing great poems, but no one really took notice of it then, but when he was in grade three, his mother took notice of his affinity for music and drawing.
His rapping career started in his third grade, which were all self composed and also sold some of his compositions to great artistes. He convinced his mother to take him to the studio to record his song and she supported him fully, accompanying him to the studio where he recorded his first son “Green Eggs and Ham”.
When he was 20 years old (1997), he received a full scholarship to study Art at the American Academy of Art, Chicago after which he was transferred to study English at the Chicago State University, same University where his mother was a chairperson. His musical career began to affect his education negatively, so had to drop out of school to focus fully on his music career. His mother was not in any way pleased with his action at that point in time, in her words “it was drummed in my head that college was the ticket to a good life” but after some time, seeing his success in the music industry said “Some career goals don’t really require college”.

KANYE’S WIFE

Kanye west is married to one of the biggest faces of the Kardashian’s family, Kim and they are blessed with a little daughter North West.

KANYE WEST NET WORTH, CARS AND HOUSES

According to Forbes, Kanye’s net worth is estimated to be about $140 million, but a more recent report from Celebrity Net Worth estimated his net worth to be $160 million which makes him one of the richest musicians in the world today.
The cars in his garage belong to both him and his wife as they are a family. When you take a good look into his garage, you would know that he spends a lot when he comes to getting the best rides, he has about 20 expensive cars in his garage, they are;
  •           Cardillac Escalade: $75,000
  •         Porsche Panamera: : $90,000
  •          Ferrari 458 Italia: $220,000
  •           Mercedes Maybach: $400,000
  •         Rolls Royce Phantom: $450,000
  •         Range Rover HSE: $115,000
  •        Mercedes Benz G63: $145,000
  •          Rolls Royce Ghost: $200,000
  •         Mercedes S Class: $90,000
  •         Mercedes SLR: $700,000
  •         Lamborgini Gallardo: $700,000
  •          Lamborgini Aventador: $750,000
  •        Aston Martin: $800,000
  •         Maybach 57:$360,000
  •        Bentley Continental GT Convertible: $300,000
  •        Maserati Coupe: $150,000
  •        Maserati Granturismo Covertible: $135,000
  •         Prombron Red Diamond: $225,000
  •        Bugatti Veyron: $2.4 million

After the marriage of Kanye West and Kim Kardashian, the couple acquired a dream mansion which is worth about $20 million, he is also involved in buying and selling property as part of his business and he has his fashion line too.

MOVIES AND SERIES ACTED

2004

  •           He acted the movie ‘Fade to Black’ which is a documentary on the rapper Jay Z.

2005

  •   He acted ‘Dave Chapelle Block Party’, a Guest Performance.
  •   He acted ‘State Property 2’.

2007

  •         He made an appearance in the series ‘Entourage’ in Season 4, Episode 11.
  •         He also made an appearance at ‘The Sunday Night Project’ Season 5, Episode 12.

2008

  •         He acted the movie ‘the Love Guru’.

2009

  •         He acted in a short film by Spike Jonze ‘We were once a Fairytale’.
  •         He wrote, directed and acted the movie ‘Runaway’.

2010 to 2012

  •           He acted 5 episodes of ‘the Cleveland’s Show’.
  •        He acted as Ibrahim at ‘Cruel Summer’.

2013

  •         He was J.J Jackson in the movie ‘Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues’.

2015

  •           His father in Law’s show, ‘I am Cait’

2012 – 2018

  •          The big show ‘Keeping up with the Kardashians’


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