Kanye West Net Worth
He is one of the most influential rappers all around the world with his estimated net worth of $250 million, as of 2019, according Celebrity Net Worth. However, Kanye West was reported with an estimated $30 million in 2014 by Forbes.
He described his money owing of $53 million through a tweet in 2016. The black rapper asked Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg to spend $1 billion in “Kanye West ideas.” At the recent time Now, Business Insider has claimed that Kanye West net worth is between $240 million and $1 billion, but there is no confirmation revealed yet.
Kanye Omari West was born on June 8, 1977 in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. He known by his stage given name Kanye West, is an American rapper, songwriter, singer, record producer, fashion designer, and entrepreneur.
His popularity based on various music styles including hip hop, soul, baroque pop, electro, indie rock, synth-pop, industrial, and gospel as well as an eclectic range of influences. He moved to Chicago, Illinois with his mother when he was just three old after his parents’ divorce.
Kanye West net worth by I breaking News Point is the only witness of his influence in the American music industry. West’s father, Ray West, is a former Black Panther and has been one of the first black photojournalists at The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
His own recognition became prominent as a producer for Roc-A-Fella Records in the early 2000s, and produced singles for recording artists like Ludacris, Alicia Keys and Jay-Z.
In 2004, West stared pursue to his solo rap career and released his first album The College Dropoutthat brought his critical acclaim and commercial success. He then founded the record label GOOD Music and began working on a variety of musical genres on following acclaimed studio albums as well as Late Registration in 2005, Graduation in 2007, and the polarizing but influential 808s & Heartbreak (2008).
His further acclaim came from fifth album My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy in 2010, and further positive reviews emerged after his other albums like Yeezus in 2013, The Life of Pablo in 2016, Ye in 2018, and Jesus Is King in 2019.
West then collaborated with Jay-Z for album Watch the Throne in 2011 and Kid Cudi for Kids See Ghosts in 2018. He became more famous after starting work Christian music, has been a frequent source of controversy for his conduct at award shows, on social media, and in other public settings, including his comments on the music and fashion industries, USA politics, and race.
His marriage with renowned television personality Kim Kardashian has also been main headline on media. When it comes to his fashion career, West has associated with Louis Vuitton, Nike, and A.P.C. on both clothing and footwear, while his work on Yeezy with Adidas beginning in 2013. Kanye West is the founder and head of the creative content company DONDA.
He has been in on-and-off relationship with relationship with designer Alexis Phifer in 2002, even though the couple reached engagement in August 2006. West and Alexis announced end of their 18-month engagement in 2008.
He has been top headline for his dating model Amber Rose from 2008 that remained until the summer of 2010. One of the richest black rappers in the world started getting close to tabloid queen Kim Kardashian in April 2012, who has been his longtime friend before wedding.
They both engaged in October 2013, and married at Fort di Belvedere in Florence, Italy on May 24, 2014. The couple held their private ceremony that had been the subject to widespread mainstream coverage, with West taking issue with the couple’s depiction in the media.
They have welcomed four children like North “Nori” West was born on June 2013, Saint West was born on December 2015, Chicago West was born on January 2018 of a surrogate pregnancy, and Psalm West was born on May 2019 of a surrogate pregnancy.
Kim and West went to Jerusalem to have North baptized in the Armenian Apostolic Church at the Cathedral of St. James. in April 2015.
At this stage, West is now in the midst of the most critically acclaimed musicians of the 21st century. His name is among the best-selling music artists of all time with more than 140 million records sold internationally.
He is the recipient of 21 Grammy Awards that made him one of the most awarded artists of all time and the most Grammy-awarded artist of his generation. Rolling Stone listed three of his albums among 2012 update of the “500 Greatest Albums of All Time”. He was ranked among the 100 most influential people in the world by Time magazine in 2005 and 2015.