Today, Monday, Feb. 10, marks the 10th anniversary of Kanye West’s hugely successful breakout studio album, “The College Dropout.” Released in 2004, the project featured West’s first hit singles, including “All Falls Down,” “Through the Wire,” “Jesus Walks,” and “Slow Jamz.” “College Dropout,” which showcased collaborations with artists such as Jay Z, Common, and Jamie Foxx, peaked at No. 2 on the Billboard 200. It went on to sell a total of more than 3 million copies, getting certified multi-platinum.
Kanye West Makes Hip Hop History
He is an American hip hop recording artist,songwriter, record producer, film director, entrepreneur and fashion designer from Chicago,Illinois. West first gained prominence as a producer for Roc-A-Fella Records; he achieved recognition for his work on rapper Jay-Z‘s The Blueprint (2001), as well as hit singles for musical artists including Alicia Keys, Ludacris, and Janet Jackson. His style of production originally used high-pitched vocal samples from soul songs incorporated with his own drums and instruments. He later broadened his influences to include 1970s R&B, baroque pop, trip hop, arena rock, folk, alternative, electronica, synthpop, industrial, and classical music.
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West
West began dating designer Alexis Phifer on-and-off in 2002, and they became engaged in August 2006. The pair ended their 18-month engagement in 2008. West subsequently dated model Amber Rose from 2008 until the summer of 2010. West has been in a relationship with reality star and longtime friend Kim Kardashian since April 2012. They have a daughter, North “Nori” West, who was born on June 15, 2013, at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California. West and Kardashian became engaged in October 2013.
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