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Kanye Omari West (born June 8, 1977 in Atlanta, Georgia) is a Grammy award winning rapper, producer, author, designer and singer. 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. Read more about Kanye West on Last.fm.

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Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's Wedding Is Near: "It's About High Style and ...
The rumors are true: Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are planning to tie the knot in France, E! News confirms. Friends and family have already been given a tentative time frame for the most anticipated event of the year. "Save-the-dates haven't gone out ...

The Impossible Interview: Kanye West Speaks With Pope Francis
FRANCIS: What I am hearing, Kanye, is a young man who has allowed himself multiple opportunities for pleasure, but few for joy. Besides, I think you sell yourself short. From what I gather, your successes have been myriad. WEST: But they ain't Ralph-level!

Future Releases New Song "I Won" Featuring Kanye West [AUDIO]
West jumps on to the second verse of the track to about his fiancee, Kim Kardashian, ex-lovers who were usually pro athletes. With that history, West claims during the track that, “I made it over NBA and NFL players, so every time I score it's like the ...

Atmosphere – “Kanye West” Video
Last week, the long-running Minneapolis underground rap duo Atmosphere shared their new track “Kanye West,” which had basically nothing to do with Kanye West. Today, the group gives us director Pete Lee's “Kanye West” video, which does the song ...