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Things you don’t know about Kanye West

kanye west gossip news behind blondie park gossipKanye West was born on June 8, 1977 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA as Kanye Omari West.

Kanye West is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, and fashion designer.

West began dating reality star and longtime friend Kim Kardashian in April 2012.

West and Kardashian became engaged in October 2013 and married on May 24, 2014 at Fort di Belvedere in Florence, Italy.

They have one child, daughter North “Nori” West, born in June 2013.

In April 2015, West and Kardashian traveled to Jerusalem to have North baptized in the Armenian Apostolic Church at the Cathedral of St. James.

The Forte di Belvedere or Fortezza di Santa Maria in San Giorgio del Belvedere (often called simply Belvedere) is a fortification in Florence, Italy.

Kanye West has a net worth of $120 million.

West is one of the best-selling artists of all time, having sold more than 21 million albums and 100 million digital downloads.

Time named West one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2005, 2011 and 2015.

He has one daughter named North West.

Has a metal plate in his chin from near fatal car accident in which he was involved in around 3 pm on October 23, 2002. He was driving home from a studio session and fell asleep behind the steering wheel and crashed into another car.

Has produced numerous songs for many artists including Janet Jackson, Britney Spears, Jay-Z, DMX, Alicia Keys, Common, Mos Def, and many others.

Kanye West was is signed to Roc A Fella Records.

His debut album, “College Drop Out”, sold over 400,000 copies in its first week.

When Kanye West  was 3 years old, his parents Ray West and Donda West divorced. She moved to Chicago and was an English professor at Chicago State University, and retired to be Kanye’s manager. She appeared on FOX News’ “The Big Story with John Gibson” on May 18, 2007, to talk about her son, which led to her being dubbed a “hip hop mama”.

His debut album CD booklet contains ‘yearbook-style’ photos of the entire “College Dropout” album staff, along with high school superlatives underneath them. His was “most unlikely to succeed”.

Kanye West began an on-again, off-again relationship with designer Alexis Phifer in 2002.

West and Phifer became engaged in August 2006. The pair ended their 18-month engagement in 2008.

West  dated model Amber Rose from 2008 until the summer of 2010.

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“I was never really good at anything except for the ability to learn.” Quote ~ Kanye West 

  • Kanye West has a metal plate in his chin from near fatal car accident in which he was involved in around 3 pm on October 23, 2002. He was driving home from a studio session and fell asleep behind the steering wheel and crashed into another car.
  • Kanye West News, Gossip and TriviaKanye West has produced numerous songs for many artists including Janet Jackson, Britney Spears, Jay-Z, DMX, Alicia Keys, Common, Mos Def, and many others.
  • Kanye West  is signed to Roc A Fella Records.
  • His debut album, “College Drop Out”, sold over 400,000 copies in its first week.
  • When Kanye was 3 years old, his parents Ray West and Donda West divorced. She moved to Chicago and was an English professor at Chicago State University, and retired to be Kanye’s manager. She appeared on FOX News’ “The Big Story with John Gibson” on May 18, 2007, to talk about her son, which led to her being dubbed a “hip hop mama”.
  • His debut album CD booklet contains ‘yearbook-style’ photos of the entire “College Dropout” album staff, along with high school superlatives underneath them. His was “most unlikely to succeed”.
  • Made his European television debut performing his song “Through the Wire” on Raymann is laat (2001).
  • Nominated for 10 Grammies in 2005. He ended up winning 3.
  • Moved to Chicago when he was 3 years old.
  • His mother is a former English professor at Chicago State University.
  • Attended Chicago State University / Columbia College, Chicago. He dropped out to pursue music, hence the name of his 2004 debut album “The College Droput”.
  • Lived in China for a year with his mother when he was 10 years old.
  • Has his own record label with the acronym G.O.O.D which stands for Getting Out Our Dreams, a subsidiary of Geffen.
  • Rapper Common signed to G.O.O.D.
  • Sophomore album “Late Registration” moved over 860,000 units in its opening week, landing it at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100, a career first for the rapper.
  • His name is pronounced like “Con-yay”.
  • CD: “Graduation”, 2006.
  • His favourite band is Scottish rock group Franz Ferdinand.
  • Is an only child.
  • Mother, Donda West, died on November 10, 2007 from complications of surgery.
  • Kanye and his fiancée, clothing designer Alexis Phifer, have ended their engagement [April 21, 2008].
  • Blogged that Scarlett Johansson was his “favorite white girl”.
  • At the 2009 MTV Music Video Awards, he jumped up on stage and interrupted Taylor Swift’s acceptance speech after she had won Best Female video saying that Beyoncé Knowles had the best female video.
  • Kanye broke down at a concert in Paris, a week after the passing of his mother, Dr. Donda West, as he tried to sing the verses of “Hey Mama”, a song he had written earlier on in his career in dedication to her.
  • Part-owner of a chain of Fatburger restaurants.
  • Has stated that producer RZA has been a great influence. The two have collaborated a few times.
  • Father of his 1st child with Kim Kardashian a daughter, North West, was born on June 15, 2013, weighing 4 pounds and 15 ounces.
  • Engaged to Kim Kardashian [October 22, 2013].
  • Released collaborative album, with Jay-Z, titled “Watch the Throne”. [August 2011]
  • Working on 3rd Album called: Graduaton [December 2005]
  • Released his newest album “808’s and Heartbreak”. [November 2008]
  • Released 5th studio album My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy. [November 2011]
  • Performs, alongside Jay-Z, on the “Watch the Throne” tour (US). [October 2011]
  • Planning to tour with Lady Gaga throughout the United States. [August 2009]
  • Pleaded no contest to misdemeanor battery stemming from a July 2013 incident in which he assaulted photographer Danny Ramos in Los Angeles International Airport and attempted to steal his camera. In return for his plea, he received 24 months of informal probation plus 250 hours of community service and must attend 24 anger management sessions. He also has to pay for any damage done to Ramos’ camera equipment as well as any medical bills incurred on behalf of the victim. He will also have to stay 100 yards away from the alleged victim in this case, Danny Ramos. In addition to the misdemeanor battery charge he also faced felony attempted grand larceny charges. As part of the plea deal the latter charge was dropped, thus allowing him to avoid prison time. [March 2014].

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Love Lockdown who sings it better Kanye or James VIII

Love Lockdown James VIII Kanye West

Love Lockdown the meaning Kanye West song

Love Lockdown” is a song by American hip hop artist Kanye West, released September 18, 2008 as the lead single of his studio album 808s & Heartbreak. Written and produced by West and musician Jeff Bhasker, it was premiered by West at the 2008 MTV Video Music Awards prior to its release as a single. Primarily a minimal pop and R&B song, “Love Lockdown” contains elements of synthpop and electronic music, and is characterized by the Roland TR-808 drum machine and auto-tune vocals sung by West.

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Kanye West Jealous Side Revealed

Kanye West Jealously

Kanye West has no tolerance for hot models talking to his wife.

Kanye loves when his reality star wife Kim Kardashian embraces her sexy side on the internet!….however, there are limits and live conversations with handsome male models are totally outside the zone.

Kαnye West Gossip and Trivia

According to the New York Daily news… Sources who’ve spent time with the bombastic rapper in recent weeks tell us that seeing his reality star wife talking to the tall, young and handsome male models of Fashion Week brought out West’s “jealous” side.

“He gets jealous when men pay what he thinks is too much attention to her,” said a source familiar with the pair. “It happens in Paris, L.A., New York and everywhere.”

Kim Kardasian Shares Photos of Saint West

Saint West is A-D-O-R-A-B-L-E

Saint West Photo

Despite how you many feel about Kim Kardashian and Kanye West…you’ve got to admit they make cute babies.

Kardashian West, who gave birth to Saint West on Dec. 5.

The reality star shared their first public photo of their latest edition Saint West on their social media pages.

The caption Kim captioned the pic: “Today is my dad’s birthday. I know there’s nothing more in the world he would have wanted than to meet his grandchildren. So I wanted to share this pic of Saint with you all.”

Kim Kardashian Gossip News and Trivia

Kim Kardashian Trivia, Gossip News and Photos

  • Daughter of Robert Kardashian and Kris Jenner. Sister of Kourtney Kardashian, Khloé Kardashian and Rob Kardashian. Half-sister of Kendall Jenner and Kylie Jenner. Granddaughter of Mary Houghton and Arthur Kardashian.
  • Kim Kardashian Gossip News and TriviaAlong with Paris Hilton, Nicky Hilton, Tara Reid, Bijou Phillips, Kimberly Stewart, Lindsay Lohan and Nicole Richie, she is one of Hollywood’s most famous party girls.
  • Stepdaughter of Caitlyn Jenner. Stepsister of Brandon Jenner, Brody Jenner, Burt Jenner and Casey Jenner.
  • Her father had Armenian ancestry. Her mother has English, and smaller amounts (to varying degrees) of Dutch, German, Irish and Scottish ancestry.
  • Was nominated in 2009 for the Razzie Award for Worst Supporting Actress for her performance in Disaster Movie (2008). She mentioned it in her blog and rather than being insulted by it, she took it in good stride and was flattered by it. She wrote; “I’m having a really good laugh over the fact that I’ve been nominated for a Razzie this year. I had so much fun filming Disaster Movie (2008) and giggled the entire time during the shoot. There is steep competition in my ‘worst supporting actress’ category, I have to admit… including my fantastic co-star Carmen Electra (you go girl!), Leelee Sobieski (what a surprise!), Jenny McCarthy (really?) and Paris Hilton (who could technically sweep this year’s awards with a whopping three nominations!). It’s an honor just being nominated! LOL!”.
  • Good friends with Brittny Gastineau and Rachel Roy.
  • Ranked #9 on Maxim Magazine’s Hot 100 Women of 2010 list.
  • Despite her party girl status, she doesn’t really like to drink alcoholic drinks.
  • Aunt of Mason Dash Disick and Penelope Scotland Disick.
  • Engaged to Kris Humphries of the NBA’s New Jersey Nets [May 25, 2011].
  • Ex-daughter-in-law of William Humphries. Ex-sister-in-law of Kaela Humphries.
  • PETA named her as their Worst Dressed person of 2010 for wearing fur.
  • Filed for divorce from Kris Humphries after 72 days of marriage. His demand for an annulment kept the couple legally married until May 2013 when he finally agreed to a divorce. Us Weekly magazine reported on September 12, 2013 that Christie’s will auction on October 15, 2013 the $2 million, 20-carat custom Lorraine Schwartz diamond engagement ring Humphries gave Kardashian. It is expected to fetch between $300,000 – $500,000.
  • Graduated from Marymount High School in Bel Air, California in the Class of 1998.
  • While she was in preschool, Kim became friends with future reality television star Paris Hilton.
  • In 2004, Kim became a personal stylist to recording artist Brandy Norwood; she eventually developed into a full-time stylist, and was a personal shopper and stylist to actress Lindsay Lohan.
  • Kim Kardashian has been in a relationship with Reggie Bush, Miles Austin, Ray J, Nick Cannon, Nick Lachey, Shengo Deane and Gabriel Aubry (father of Halle Berry’s daughter).
  • Her prom date was T.J. Jackson, nephew of Michael Jackson.
  • Kim Kardashian gave birth to her 1st child at age 32, a daughter named North West on June 15, 2013, weighing 4 pounds and 15 ounces 5 weeks premature. Child’s father is her boyfriend (now 3rd husband), Kanye West.
  • (May 24, 2014) Married for the 3rd time her boyfriend of 2 years Kanye West at Fort di Belvedere in Florence, Italy following a 7-month-long engagement. Friend Lana Del Rey performed at Kim and Kanye West’s wedding.
  • Her younger sister Khloé Kardashian is godmother of her daughter North.
  • Kim Kardashian gave birth to her 2nd child at age 35, a son named Saint West on December 5, 2015. Child’s father is her 3rd husband, Kanye West.