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Birth Name: Kanye Omari West
Born: 1977/06/08
Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Years Active: 1996–present
Genres: Hip Hop

Kanye Omari West (born June 8, 1977) is an American rapper, singer, and record producer from Chicago, Illinois. West first rose to fame as a producer for Roc-A-Fella Records, where he eventually achieved recognition for his work on Jay-Z's album “The Blueprint,” as well as hit singles for musical artists including Alicia Keys, Ludacris, and Janet Jackson. His style of production originally used pitched-up vocal samples from soul songs incorporated with his own drums and instruments. However, subsequent productions saw him broadening his musical palette and expressing influences encompassing '70s R&B, baroque pop, trip hop, arena rock, folk, alternative, electronica, synth-pop, and classi... Continue Bio >>


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