Kanye Omari West best known as Kanye West was a famous American rapper, music producer, businessman and fashion designer.
Due to some of his best qualities, he is so famous today. Kanye does not pay attention to what other people think about him. He is very creative and his confidence level is very high.
Apart from being an artist, he is also the founder and head of the creative content company DONDA.
To date, His 20 million albums and 140 million singles sold worldwide. In view of his record, today he has joined the list of the world’s best-selling music artists.
Besides this, Kanye West has also considered the most successful rappers of the 21st century. We have learned a lot about his achievements, so now let’s know some details about his birth and his earlier life.
Kanye West was born on June 8, 1977 in the U.S. most popular city of Atlanta. His father Ray West was a photojournalist at The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Who later started the Good Water Store and Café.
And Kanye’s mother Dr. Donda C. West Clark was a Professor of English at Atlanta University. When Kanye was 3 years old, his parents got divorced.
After that, he started living with his mother. He took his primary education from Polaris School. When he was 10 years old, he shifted to Nanjing, China with his mother because his mother was transferred to Nanjing University in China under an exchange program.
Kanye West was very talented since childhood. He started writing poetry at the age of just 5. When he was in third grade, he learned rapping and musical compositions in seventh grade.
After high school, he received a scholarship from Chicago’s American Academy of Art. There he joined painting classes. And after he went to Chicago State University to study English.
But after some time, he realized that because of his studies, he is not able to concentrate on his music career. Therefore, to fulfill his musical dreams, he left college at the age of 20.
In the beginning, he worked as a producer for Roc-A-Fella Records. Also, he made some singles with some mainstream artists.
But in 2004, Kanye released his first album “The College Dropout”. He got commercial success with this album. Along with this he also founded the GOOD Music record label.
After this, he released many successful albums one after the other in different musical genres. Such as Late Registration, Graduation, and 808s & Heartbreak, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, The Life of Pablo, Ye, and Jesus Is King.
Apart from being a rapper, he is also a successful fashion designer. He has worked with many big brands such as Nike, Louis Vuitton, Adidas and A.P.C.
Kanye has received 22 Grammy Awards till date. Because of which they become the most awarded artists of all time.
Besides this, he has also received Billboard Artist Achievement Award, 3 Brit Awards for Best International Male Solo Artist and the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award.
Kanye West was also included by Time magazine in its list of 100 most influential people in the world in 2005 and 2015.
Lots of people tell us that education is very important to be successful in life. But nothing happens just by studying. We should be able to use our knowledge by converting it into an idea.
Kanye West is the best example of this. He has achieved so much success despite being a college dropout. When he left college, many people would have called him an idiot. But he had full faith in his decision and his ability.
So recognize your limit and try to break it. Don’t pay attention to what others say and don’t be too afraid of failure. Do whatever you want to do.
Kanye West Quotes :
“Keep your nose out of the sky, keep your heart to god, and keep your face to the rising sun.” – Kanye West
“I feel like I’m too busy writing history to read it.” – Kanye West
“I refuse to accept other people’s ideas of happiness for me. As if there’s a ‘one size fits all standard for happiness.” – Kanye West
“I don’t know what’s better gettin’ laid or gettin’ paid.” – Kanye West
“I refuse to follow the rules where society tries to control people with low self-esteem.” – Kanye West
“I’m a human being. I’ve got opinions, I’m not always right, I’m not always on time, I don’t always say things in the proper way, but my intentions are always extremely pure.” – Kanye West
“I’m on the pursuit of awesomeness, excellence is the bare minimum.” – Kanye West
“For me, money is not my definition of success. Inspiring people is a definition of success.” – Kanye West
“I’ll say things that are serious and put them in a joke form so people can enjoy them. We laugh to keep from crying.” – Kanye West
“Creative output, you know, is just pain. I’m going to be cliche for a minute and say that great art comes from pain.” – Kanye West
“The most genius thing about the way I create is to create with other geniuses.” – Kanye West
“I’m not always going to say things the perfect way, the right way. But I’m going to say how I feel.” – Kanye West
“We’re a blip in the existence of the universe, and we’re constantly trying to pull each other down. Not doing things to help each other.” – Kanye West
“You don’t have to be scared of me, because I am loyal.” – Kanye West
“Why, if someone is good in one field can they not be accepted or given the slightest opportunity to express and be creative in other fields?” – Kanye West
“Why are people so scared of creative ideas and so scared of the truth? All I want to do is do good.” – Kanye West
“I don’t care about what people think, because people don’t think.” – Kanye West
“Criticism can bother you, but you should be more bothered if there’s no criticism. That means you’re too safe.” – Kanye West
“The prettiest people do the ugliest things.” – Kanye West Quotes
“People never change. They just become better at hiding who they really are.” – Kanye West
“For me, giving up is harder than trying.” – Kanye West
“My greatest pain in life is that I will never be able to see myself perform live.” – Kanye West
“The more they talk about our love, the more they make it obvious.” – Kanye West
“On a bathroom wall, I wrote: ‘I’d rather argue with you than to be with someone else.” – Kanye West
“You can’t look at a glass half full or empty if it’s overflowing.” – Kanye West
“The time is now. The time is now to express yourself. The time is now to believe in yourself.” – Kanye West
“Living well eliminates the need for revenge.” – Kanye West Quotes
“Nobody can determine what you need to do in order to be successful and why would you listen to someone who is not successful tell you what you need to do?” – Kanye West
“Justice could just be clearing a path for people to dream properly.” – Kanye West
“Recognize and embrace your flaws so you can learn from them. Sometimes it takes a little polishing to truly shine.” – Kanye West
“When you’re the absolute best, you get hated on the most.” – Kanye West
Kanye West Funny Quotes :
“When I think of competition it’s like I try to create against the past.” – Kanye West
“I actually don’t like thinking. I think people think I like to think a lot. And I don’t. I do not like to think at all.” – Kanye West
Kanye West Lyrics Quotes :
“I’m a champion, so I turned tragedy to triumph.” – Kanye West
“Everything I’m not made me everything I am. Everything I Am.” – Kanye West
“The good outweighs the bad even on your worst day.” – Kanye West
“As kids we used to laugh, who knew that life would move this fast?” – Kanye West
“Keep risin’ ’til the sky knows your name.” – Kanye West Quotes
Kanye West Twitter Quotes :
“I understand that you don’t like me but I need you to understand I don’t care.” – Kanye West
“I wish I had a friend like me.” – Kanye West Quotes
“I need a room full of mirrors so I can be surrounded by winners.” – Kanye West
“Be here now. Be in the moment. Now is the greatest moment of our lives and it just keeps getting better.” – Kanye West
“Everyone should be their own biggest fan.” – Kanye West
“Do things from love, Not ego and not pride.” – Kanye West
“We live in a time where people don’t respect people for being themselves.” – Kanye West
“Don’t trade your authenticity for approval.” – Kanye West
“I’m the reason I smile every day.” – Kanye West
“Do everything you possibly can in one lifetime.” – Kanye West
Kanye West Motivational Quotes :
“Love your haters, they’re your biggest fans.” – Kanye West
“Success is really being able to do things for others as well as the people around you and yourself.” – Kanye West
“Believe in your flyness…conquer your shyness.” – Kanye West
Kanye West Inspirational Quotes :
“I want people to feel like it’s okay to create. It’s okay to not be boxed in. I want people to feel like awesome is possible.” – Kanye West
“I feel that I’m very blessed. But with great blessings come great responsibility.” – Kanye West
“I always feel like I can do anything. That’s the main thing people are controlled by: thoughts and perceptions of yourself…” – Kanye West
Kanye West Quotes About Life :
“Life is 5% what happens, and 95% how you react.” – Kanye West
“If you have the opportunity to play this game of life you need to appreciate every moment. a lot of people don’t appreciate the moment until it’s passed.” – Kanye West
“Nothing in life is promised except death.” – Kanye West
“Let’s go on a living free, they say the best things in life are free.” – Kanye West