- Faith: Christian
- Career: Musician
- Birthday: June 08, 1977
- Accomplishments: Grammy Award
Kanye West is a rapper, record producer, and fashion designer. He was raised in Chicago and began rapping in the third grade. Now, he is one of the best-selling artists of all time, winning 21 Grammy Awards and having sold 21 million albums and 100 million digital downloads. There is even a religion based on the name of his recently album, “Yeezus,” for people who believe listening to West’s music is a religious experience.
West is currently married to public figure Kim Kardashian and they have one daughter together, North, as well as a son on the way. West grew up in a Christian household but has since rejected his upbringing on multiple occasions, stating he disliked the feelings of having no choice when it came to religion. Aside from his music, much of his fame comes from his outspoken and controversial personality.