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Kanye West

Background information
Birth name Kanye Omari West
Born June 8, 1977 (1977-06-08) (age 30)
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Origin Chicago, Illinois, United States
Genre(s) Hip hop
Occupation(s) Producer, rapper
Instrument(s) Vocals, percussion, piano
Years active 2000 to present
Label(s) GOOD Music, Roc-A-Fella, Def Jam
Associated
acts
Jay-Z, Common, John Legend, Consequence, Pharrell, Lupe Fiasco, Child Rebel Soldier
Website www.kanyewest.com

Kanye Omari West (pronounced /'kɑnjɛj/) (born June 8, 1977) is an American record producer and rapper who rose to fame in the mid 2000s. He released his debut album The College Dropout in 2004, his second album Late Registration in 2005, and his third album Graduation in 2007. His first two albums received numerous awards (including six Grammys), [1][2] critical acclaim,[3] and commercial success. West also runs his own record label GOOD Music.[4] West's mascot and trademark is a teddy bear, which has appeared on the covers of his three albums as well as the single cover for his song "Stronger". His album titles tend to be related to his experiences with education. File links The following pages link to this file: Kanye West ... is the 159th day of the year (160th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Also: 1977 (album) by Ash. ... 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Roc-A-Fella Records is an American hip hop/rap record label. ... Def Jam Recordings is an American based hip-hop record label, owned by Universal Music Group, and operates as a part of The Island Def Jam Music Group. ... Jay-Z (aka the Jigga, HOV and Hova, born Shawn Carter on December 4, 1970 in Brooklyn, New York) is an African American rapper/hip hop artist and record label executive; one of the most popular and successful rappers of the late 1990s and early 2000s. ... Lonnie Rashid Lynn, Jr. ... John Legend (born John Stephens, 28 December 1978, Columbus, Ohio) is an R&B singer, songwriter, and pianist. ... Consequence (born Dexter Raymond Mills, Jr. ... Pharrell Williams (born April 5, 1973) is an American producer, singer, rapper, and songwriter. ... Wasalu Muhammad Jaco (born February 16, 1982), better known by his stage name Lupe Fiasco, is an American rapper. ... 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Life and career

West was born in Atlanta, Georgia, where he lived with both of his parents. "Kanye" means "the only one" in Swahili. When he was three years old (as mentioned in "Homecoming") his parents divorced, and he and his mother moved to Chicago, Illinois. His father was Ray West, a former Black Panther who was one of the first black photojournalists at the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, and is now a Christian counselor.[5] Kanye's mother, Dr. Donda West, worked as the Chair of the English Department at Chicago State University before retiring to serve as Kanye's manager. He was raised in an upper middle class background, attending Polaris High School[6] in suburban Oak Lawn, Illinois.[7] Nickname: Location in Fulton County and the state of Georgia Coordinates: , Country State Counties Fulton, DeKalb Government  - Mayor Shirley Franklin (D) Area  - City  132. ... Nickname: Motto: Urbs in Horto (Latin: City in a Garden), I Will Location in the Chicago metro area and Illinois Coordinates: , Country State Counties Cook, DuPage Settled 1770s Incorporated March 4, 1837 Government  - Mayor Richard M. Daley (D) Area  - City  234. ... Official language(s) English[1] Capital Springfield Largest city Chicago Largest metro area Chicago Metropolitan Area Area  Ranked 25th  - Total 57,918 sq mi (149,998 km²)  - Width 210 miles (340 km)  - Length 390 miles (629 km)  - % water 4. ... -1... Sports photojournalists at Indianapolis Photojournalism is a particular form of journalism (i. ... The Atlanta Journal-Constitution is the only major daily newspaper of Atlanta and metro Atlanta. ... For the unaffiliated private university also located in Chicago, see the University of Chicago. ... Vacations to destinations such as Hawaii, shown above, may be seen as a hallmark of the Upper-middle class. ... Oak Lawn can refer to: Oak Lawn, Illinois Oak Lawn, Dallas, a neighborhood in Dallas, Texas This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Official language(s) English[1] Capital Springfield Largest city Chicago Largest metro area Chicago Metropolitan Area Area  Ranked 25th  - Total 57,918 sq mi (149,998 km²)  - Width 210 miles (340 km)  - Length 390 miles (629 km)  - % water 4. ...


After attending The American Academy of Art, a Chicago art school, West attended Chicago State University but eventually dropped out in order to continue working on his music career. While attending school, West produced for local artists. He later gained fame by producing hit singles for major hip hop/R&B artists, including Jay-Z, Cam'ron, Paul Wall, Common, Mobb Deep, Jermaine Dupri, The Game, Alicia Keys, Janet Jackson, Eminem and John Legend among others. He also "ghost-produced" for his once mentor Deric Angelettie according to his song "Last Call" and the credits of Nas' "Poppa Was a Playa." For the unaffiliated private university also located in Chicago, see the University of Chicago. ... Jay-Z (aka the Jigga, HOV and Hova, born Shawn Carter on December 4, 1970 in Brooklyn, New York) is an African American rapper/hip hop artist and record label executive; one of the most popular and successful rappers of the late 1990s and early 2000s. ... Cameron Giles (born February 4, 1976), better known as Camron, or Killa Cam, is a platinum selling rapper from Harlem in New York City. ... Paul William Slayton (born Paul Gideon Manry on March 11, 1981) known by his stage name Paul Wall, is a rapper, DJ, promoter and jeweller from Houston, Texas. ... Lonnie Rashid Lynn, Jr. ... Mobb Deep are a hip hop duo which consists of rappers Havoc and Prodigy. ... Jermaine Dupri also known simply as JD (born Jermaine Dupri Mauldin on September 23, 1972) is an American record producer and rapper. ... Jayceon Terell Taylor (born November 27, 1979 in Los Angeles,[1] California), better known by his stage name The Game, is a multi-platinum American rapper signed to Interscope Records. ... Alicia Keys (born Alicia J. Augello-Cook on January 25, 1980[1][2]) is an American R&B and soul singer, songwriter, pianist, record producer, actress, philanthropist, and author who has sold over twenty million albums worldwide and has won numerous awards, including nine Grammy Awards, eleven Billboard Music Awards... Janet Damita Jo Jackson (born May 16, 1966) is an American actress, singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, activist, and pop icon. ... Marshall Bruce Mathers III (born October 17, 1972), better known as Eminem or Slim Shady, is a Grammy and Academy Award-winning American rapper, record producer and actor from the Detroit, Michigan area. ... John Legend (born John Stephens, 28 December 1978, Columbus, Ohio) is an R&B singer, songwriter, and pianist. ... Deric D-Dot Angelettie, born July 31, 1968, is a rapper, record producer, comedian, CEO and entrepreneur. ... For other uses, see Nas (disambiguation). ...


Wests style of production often utilizes pitched-up vocal samples, usually from soul songs, with his own drums and instruments. The first major label song he produced featuring vocal samples was "This Can't Be Life," a track from Jay-Z’s The Dynasty: Roc La Familia. West said he sped up the drum beat of Dr. Dre's "Xxplosive" to use as a replacement for his drums on "This Can't Be Life."[8] This article is about the novel Soul Music. ... This article or section needs copy editing for grammar, style, cohesion, tone and/or spelling. ...


West has said that Wu-Tang Clan producer RZA influenced him in his style,[9][10] and has said on numerous occasions that Wu-Tang rappers Ghostface and Ol' Dirty Bastard were some of his all-time favorites. Said by Kanye West: "Wu-Tang? Me and my friends talk about this all the time… We think Wu-Tang had one of the biggest impacts as far as a movement. From slang to style of dress, skits, the samples. Similar to the [production] style I use, RZA has been doing that."[11] “Wu-Tang” redirects here. ... RZA (IPA pronounciation: //) (born Robert Diggs, July 5, 1969 in Brownsville, Brooklyn, New York, USA) is an American hip hop producer, rapper and actor. ... Ghostface Killah (born Dennis Coles, aka Tony Starks) is an American rapper and member of the Wu-Tang Clan. ... “ODB” redirects here. ...


2001

West’s sound was featured heavily on Jay-Z's critically-acclaimed album The Blueprint, released on September 11, 2001. His work was featured on the lead single "Izzo (H.O.V.A.)" and the diss record against Nas and Mobb Deep named "Takeover." Later on, West has worked with Mobb Deep and Nas since the track's release. Regardless, West soon became a major name in hip hop production following the release of the album, but struggled to find a way to get a record deal. Jay-Z admitted that Roc-A-Fella was initially reluctant to support West as a rapper, claiming that he saw him as a producer first and foremost. Multiple record companies pushed him aside because he was not the stereotypical hip hop artist. Companies felt he was not as marketable as rappers that portray the "street image" that is prominent in hip hop culture.[citation needed] Jay-Z (aka the Jigga, HOV and Hova, born Shawn Carter on December 4, 1970 in Brooklyn, New York) is an African American rapper/hip hop artist and record label executive; one of the most popular and successful rappers of the late 1990s and early 2000s. ... The tone or style of this article or section may not be appropriate for Wikipedia. ... is the 254th day of the year (255th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 2001 Gregorian calendar). ... Izzo (H.O.V.A.) was a single released from Jay-Z in 2001 from his sixth album The Blueprint. ... , Diss is a town (population 6742[1]) in Norfolk, England. ... For other uses, see Nas (disambiguation). ... Mobb Deep are a hip hop duo which consists of rappers Havoc and Prodigy. ... Takeover is an album track recorded by Jay-Z for his 2001 hip hop album The Blueprint. ... Roc-A-Fella Records is an American hip hop/rap record label. ...


2002–2004

On October 23, 2002, West was involved in a car crash after falling asleep at the wheel while driving home from the recording studio. The crash provided inspiration for West's first single, "Through the Wire". West's faith is apparent in many of his songs, such as "Jesus Walks," which became a staple at his benefit performances, such as the Live 8 concert. These songs were featured on West's debut album, The College Dropout, which was released on Roc-A-Fella Records in February 2004, and went on to receive critical acclaim. The album also defined the style for which West would become known, including wordplay and sampling. is the 296th day of the year (297th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Also see: 2002 (number). ... Through the Wire is the first single from Kanye Wests debut album, The College Dropout. ... Jesus Walks was the third single from Kanye Wests debut album The College Dropout. ... Official Live8 DVD, released in November 2005 Live 8 was a series of concurrent benefit concerts that took place on 2 July 2005, in the G8 states and in South Africa. ... Singles from The College Dropout Released: September 30, 2003 Released: February 24, 2004 Released: May 25, 2004 The College Dropout is the debut album by rapper Kanye West, released in 2004. ... Roc-A-Fella Records is an American hip hop/rap record label. ... This article is about reusing existing sound recordings in creating new works. ...


West was involved in a financial dispute over Royce Da 5'9"'s song "Heartbeat," produced by West and released on Build & Destroy: The Lost Sessions. West maintains that Royce never paid for the beat, but recorded to it and released it; hearing him on the beat, the original customers decided not to buy it from West. After the disagreement, West vowed to never work with Royce again.[12] Ryan Montgomery (born July 5, 1977) is an MC known by his stage name Royce Da 59. He was born in Detroit, Michigan and moved to Oak Park, Michigan at the age of ten. ...


2005

On August 30, 2005, West released his second album Late Registration. Reviews were mostly favorable: "Late Registration is an undeniable triumph" (Rolling Stone), "As ornate and bloated as West's ego." (Spin September 2005, p.99). With the help of producer samples in different ways along with compositions of strings and other sounds. The record earned the number one spot on the Village Voice's Pazz & Jop critics poll of 2005.[13] The first two singles from Late Registration were "Diamonds from Sierra Leone" (which features vocals from Shirley Bassey's "Diamonds Are Forever") and "Gold Digger" featuring Jamie Foxx (which contains an interpolation of Ray Charles's "I Got a Woman") to sell over 860,000 copies in its first week[14], and earned him eight Grammy Award nominations including Album of the Year and Record of the Year for the song "Gold Digger." is the 242nd day of the year (243rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Singles from Late Registration Released: July 4, 2005 Released: October 10, 2005 Released: December 20, 2005 Released: April 24, 2006 Released: June, 2006 Late Registration is the second major label album release from Roc-A-Fella hip hop artist and producer Kanye West. ... Spin is a music magazine that reports on all the music that rocks. Founded in 1985 by publisher Bob Guccione, Jr. ... The Village Voice is a New York City-based weekly newspaper featuring investigative articles, analysis of current affairs and culture, arts reviews and events listings for New York City. ... Diamonds from Sierra Leone, often referred to as Diamonds Are Forever, was the first single from Kanye Wests second album, Late Registration. ... Dame Shirley Veronica Bassey, DBE (born January 8, 1937 ) in Cardiff, Wales), is a Welsh singer, perhaps best-known for performing the theme songs to the James Bond films Goldfinger (1964), Diamonds Are Forever (1971), and Moonraker (1979). ... A person, most often a woman, who is romantically involved with someone else solely for their money. ... Jamie Foxx (born December 13, 1967) is an American actor, singer, and stand-up comic. ... For the composer and conductor of the Ray Charles Singers, see Ray Charles (composer). ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ...


In September 2005, West announced that he would release his Pastelle Clothing line in spring 2006:[15] "Now that I have a Grammy under my belt and Late Registration is finished, I am ready to launch my clothing line next spring." Even months after its speculated release, the current status of this project is unknown. Pastelle Clothing is a clothing label founded by music producer and rapper Kanye West. ...


2006

In January 2006, West again sparked controversy when he appeared on the cover of Rolling Stone in the image of Jesus wearing a crown of thorns. Later that month, he suggested in Playboy that if a bible were written in the present day, he is famous and important enough to be included in it. "I throw up historical subjects in a way that makes kids want to learn about them", West claimed. "[I'm] definitely in the history books already." This article is about the magazine. ... For other uses, see Playboy (disambiguation). ...


After the 2006 Grammy nominations were released, West said he would "really have a problem" if he didn't win the Album of the Year because of the comments, saying "I don't care what I do, I don't care how much I stunt — you can never take away from the amount of work I put into it. I don't want to hear all of that politically correct stuff."[16] West won several Grammy awards, including Best Rap Album, but did not win the Album of the Year Award. The award instead went to U2's How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb. Coincidentally, in November 2006, West was the opening act for U2 during the fifth leg of their Vertigo Tour in Australia and New Zealand. Grammy Award statuette The Grammy Awards, presented by the Recording Academy (an association of Americans professionally involved in the recorded music industry) for outstanding achievements in the recording industry, is one of four major music awards shows held annually in the United States (the Billboard Music Awards, the American Music... The Grammy Award for Album of the Year has been awarded since 1959. ... This article is about the Irish rock band. ... Singles from How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb Released: 8 November 2004 Released: 8 February 2005 Released: 14 February 2005 Released: 6 June 2005 Released: November 2005 How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb is the commercially successful and critically acclaimed eleventh studio album by Irish rock band U2, released in...

West at the Nokia Theatre, New York in August 2006.
West at the Nokia Theatre, New York in August 2006.

On August 5, 2006, West headlined the second day of the Lollapalooza music festival in his hometown of Chicago. Later that month, People magazine reported that West became engaged to his girlfriend Alexis while spending two weeks overseas with her.[17] Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (439x615, 59 KB) File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Kanye West Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added from the digital camera or scanner used to... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (439x615, 59 KB) File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Kanye West Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added from the digital camera or scanner used to... This article is about the state. ... is the 217th day of the year (218th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Lollapalooza is an American music festival featuring rock, alternative rock, hip hop, and punk rock bands, dance and comedy performances, and craft booths. ... Nickname: Motto: Urbs in Horto (Latin: City in a Garden), I Will Location in the Chicago metro area and Illinois Coordinates: , Country State Counties Cook, DuPage Settled 1770s Incorporated March 4, 1837 Government  - Mayor Richard M. Daley (D) Area  - City  234. ...


On November 2, 2006, when "Touch the Sky" failed to win Best Video at the MTV Europe Music Awards, West went onto the stage as the award was being presented to Justice and Simian for "We Are Your Friends" and argued that he should have won the award instead.[18][19][20] Hundreds of news outlets worldwide criticized the outburst. On November 7, 2006, West apologized for this outburst publicly during his performance as support act for U2 for their Vertigo concert in Brisbane, Australia. is the 306th day of the year (307th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Touch the Sky is the fourth single released from Kanye Wests second album, Late Registration. ... Justice is a French electro duo consisting of Gaspard Augé (b. ... Simian are an English electro-rock band, best-known for their song La Breeze, which was featured in the Peugeot 1007 commercial. ... is the 311th day of the year (312th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the Irish rock band. ... For other uses, see Brisbane (disambiguation). ...


In December 2006, Robert "Evel" Knievel sued West for trademark infringement in West's video for "Touch the Sky." Knievel is taking issue with a "sexually-charged video" in which West takes on the persona of "Evel Kanyevel" and attempts flying a rocket over a canyon. The suit filed in federal court claims infringement on his trademarked name and likeness. Knievel also claims the "vulgar and offensive" images depicted in the video damage his reputation. The suit seeks damages and to stop distribution of the video.[21] Robert Craig Evel Knievel, Jr. ...


This year he was also rumored to be working on Michael Jackson's next album, scheduled for late 2007, along with his cousin Devo Springsteen and John Legend.[citation needed] Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958), commonly known as MJ as well as the King of Pop, is an American musician, entertainer, and pop icon whose successful career and controversial personal life have been a part of pop culture for the last three decades. ... Devo Springsteen (born Devon Harris on December 9, 1977 in Columbus, GA) is a Grammy Award winning producer and songwriter. ... John Legend (born John Stephens, 28 December 1978, Columbus, Ohio) is an R&B singer, songwriter, and pianist. ...


2007

Performance in 2007
Performance in 2007

In 2007, it was announced that West would be starring in a series directed by Larry Charles. He has been working on the pilot episode for the past two years with Larry Charles and Rick Rubin. He also had this to say on January 14: "I wouldn't do something as cliché as a reality show. At least give me the credit for being more creative than that. It's a situational half-hour comedy. It's fictional, and loosely based on my life."[22] West recently collaborated with Japanese hip hop group Teriyaki Boyz to produce the single "I Still Love H.E.R.," a reference to Common's 1994 single "I Used to Love H.E.R.." It is rumored that West's introductory lines preceding his verse are a thinly-veiled jab at producer and rapper Danny!, who was mercilessly compared to West in the beginning of his career. Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 459 × 599 pixelsFull resolution (889 × 1161 pixel, file size: 720 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) File historyClick on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 459 × 599 pixelsFull resolution (889 × 1161 pixel, file size: 720 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) File historyClick on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time. ... Larry Charles (1956 - ) is an American television writer, director and producer. ... Frederick Jay (Rick) Rubin (born March 10, 1963 in Lido Beach, New York) is an American record producer and is currently the co-head of Columbia Records. ... is the 14th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Teriyaki Boyz is a j-hip hop group from Yokohama, Japan. ... Lonnie Rashid Lynn, Jr. ... I Used to Love H.E.R is a Hip-Hop song by the Chicago-born rapper Common. ... ...


Further to this, during a radio appearance in early 2007, West, like many of his peers, recorded an impromptu freestyle to the popular song "Throw Some D's." West's version became extremely popular because of the different stance he took. The song that to all other rappers was about automobile rims, was used by West to comically refer to D-cup breasts. Because of the unexpected success of the song, West went on to make a video for the freestyle, in which he is seen playing his 'Old Ass Cousin.'


West was also featured in a new song called "Classic (Better Than I've Ever Been)." It was believed to be a single from his upcoming album, Graduation, because he is featured on the track, but Nike quickly explained that it was for the Nike Air Force 1's anniversary. It was meant only to be an exclusive track for the company. Graduation will be the third major label album release from Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam hip hop artist-producer Kanye West. ... Nike, Inc. ... White on White Air Force I The Air Force 1 athletic shoe, is a product of Nike, Inc. ...


On March 25, 2007, Kanye and his father Ray West supported World Water Day by having a "Walk for Water" rally.[23] is the 84th day of the year (85th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st Century. ... United Nations General Assembly World Day for Water, or unofficially World Water Day, occurs each year on March 22, as designated by United Nations General Assembly resolution. ...


After a two-year break, West has returned to being a fashion columnist in lifestyle magazine Complex.[24] March 2007 issue (female cover with Kim Kardashian) Complex is a metropolitan mens style/lifestyle magazine founded by Marc Ecko in 2002. ...


On July 7, 2007 West performed with the British band The Police and John Mayer at the American leg of Live Earth. is the 188th day of the year (189th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... See also: 2007 in British music 2007 in hip hop Musical groups established in 2007 Record labels established in 2007 // January George Shearing is knighted for services to music in the Queens New Year Honours List. ... The Police are a three-piece rock band consisting of singer/bassist Sting (Gordon Sumner), guitarist Andy Summers, and drummer Stewart Copeland. ... For other uses, see John Mayer (disambiguation). ... The Live Earth concert for North America was held at Giants Stadium, East Rutherford, New Jersey, USA (near New York City) on July 7, 2007. ... Live Earth was a series of worldwide concerts held on 7 July 2007, that initiated a three-year campaign to combat climate change and advocate environmentally-sustainable living. ...


West hosted the August 17 edition of British comedy-variety show The Friday Night Project.[25] is the 229th day of the year (230th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The word comedy has a classical meaning (comical theatre) and a popular one (the use of humor with an intent to provoke laughter in general). ... A variety show is a show with a variety of acts, often including music and comedy skits, especially on television. ... The Friday Night Project is a British comedy-variety show by Princess Productions that first aired in the United Kingdom on Channel 4 in February 2005. ...


In May of 2007, Kanye West proposed to long-time model girlfriend Alexis Phifer.


In July 2007, West changed the release date of Graduation, his third album, from September 18, 2007, to the same release date as 50 Cent's album Curtis, September 11, 2007.[26] This means that the albums will go head-to-head and compete for better sales against each other. 50 Cent later claimed that if Graduation were to sell more records than Curtis, he would stop releasing solo albums.[27] However, 50 Cent would later dispel his comments.[28] Graduation will be the third major label album release from Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam hip hop artist-producer Kanye West. ... is the 261st day of the year (262nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st Century. ... For the currency amount, see 50 cents. ... Curtis is the third studio album by rapper 50 Cent. ... is the 254th day of the year (255th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st Century. ...

When I heard that thing about the debate, I thought that was the stupidest thing. When my albums drops and 50's album drops, you're gonna get a lot of good music at the same time.[29]

West performed at the 2007 V Festival,[30] entertaining crowds at Hylands Park on Saturday, (August 18) and Weston Park on Sunday, (August 19).[31] He performed his latest single Stronger, along with many of his classics: Diamonds From Sierra Leone, Through the Wire, All Falls Down and Jesus Walks.[32] West also played tribute to some of his favorite artists, singing Amy Winehouse's "Rehab", The Verve's "Bitter Sweet Symphony", and Timbaland's "The Way I Are".[32] Hylands Park is a country house and its surrounding 574 acre park in Essex in southern England. ... is the 230th day of the year (231st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Weston Park is a country house 10 miles north-west of Wolverhampton, in Weston-under-Lizard, Stafford, Staffordshire, England, set in more than 1,000 acres (4 km²) of park landscaped by Capability Brown. ... is the 231st day of the year (232nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Amy Jade Winehouse (born 14 September 1983) is an English singer and songwriter of soul, jazz, and rhythm and blues. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Timothy Z. Mosley (born March 10, 1971), better known as Timbaland, is an American musical composer and R&B record producer and rapper whose style influenced both genres even helping to blur the distinction between the two, as well as Pop and Dance music. ...


On August 26, West appeared as himself on the HBO television show Entourage which he used as a platform to premier his new single "Good Life" during the end credits. In September 2007, West suggested that his race had to do with his being overlooked for opening the MTV Video Music Awards in favor of Britney Spears; he claimed, "Maybe my skin’s not right."[33] is the 238th day of the year (239th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other uses, see HBO (disambiguation). ... Entourage is an Emmy Award-winning HBO original series created by Doug Ellin that chronicles the rise of Vincent Chase — a young A-list movie star — and his childhood friends from Queens, New York City as they navigate the unfamiliar terrain of Hollywood, California. ... Good Life[1] is the third single from rapper Kanye Wests album Graduation. ... September 2007 is the ninth month of that year. ... The MTV Video Music Awards were established in 1984 by MTV to celebrate the top music videos of the year. ... Britney Jean Spears (born December 2, 1981) is a Grammy Award-winning[1] American pop singer, dancer, actress, author and songwriter. ...


On Sept 9, 2007, West performed at the 2007 MTV Video Music Awards. On that night, he lost all 5 awards that he was nominated for, including Best Male Artist and Video of the Year. After the show, he was visibly upset that he had lost at the VMAS 2 years in a row, stating that he would not come back to MTV ever again. He also appeared on several radio stations saying that when he made the song "Stronger" that it was his dream to open the VMA's with it. He has also stated that Britney Spears hasn't had a hit in "a million years" and MTV exploited her for ratings. Since then, Kanye has said that he would have been less upset if Justin Timberlake or Fall Out Boy had opened. Stronger is the second single from Kanye Wests album Graduation. ...


Political views

On July 2, 2005, West appeared on the Philadelphia bill of Live 8, using the global platform to refer to "man-made diseases placed in African communities", a reference to the OPV AIDS hypothesis.[34] is the 183rd day of the year (184th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... On 2 July 2005, a Live 8 concert was held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in front of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, with a densely packed audience stretched out for one mile along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. ... Official Live8 DVD, released in November 2005 Live 8 was a series of concurrent benefit concerts that took place on 2 July 2005, in the G8 states and in South Africa. ... According to the oral polio vaccine (OPVA) AIDS hypothesis, the AIDS pandemic originated from live polio vaccines prepared in chimpanzee tissue cultures (at least some of which were almost certainly contaminated with chimpanzee SIV) which were administered to up to one million Africans between 1957 and 1960. ...


In the song "Crack Music", he raps, "How [did] we stop the Black Panthers?/Ronald Reagan cooked up an answer", a reference to the allegation that the Reagan administration intentionally placed crack cocaine in the ghettos of the United States. The Black Panther Party (originally called the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense) was a revolutionary Black nationalist organization in the United States that formed in the late 1960s and grew to national prominence before falling apart due to factional rivalries stirred up by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. ... Ronald Wilson Reagan, (February 6, 1911 – June 5, 2004) was the 40th President of the United States (1981 – 1989) and the 33rd Governor of California (1967 – 1975). ... A pile of crack cocaine ‘rocks’. Crack cocaine is a highly addictive form of cocaine. ... A ghetto is an area where people from a specific racial or ethnic background live as a group in seclusion, voluntarily or involuntarily. ...


In the song "Roses", West raps about his Grandmother's struggle against AIDS and expresses his outrage at the unfair availability of treatment: "If Magic Johnson got a cure for AIDS / And all the broke mothafuckas passed away / You telling me if my grandma was in the NBA / Right now she would be okay?". This is also a reference to Magic Johnson's unlikely recovery and highly publicized battle with the virus. In the song Heard 'Em Say, West raps, "And I know the government administered AIDS, So I guess we just pray like the minister say." For other uses, see AIDS (disambiguation). ... “Earvin Johnson” redirects here. ... Heard Em Say is a song written and produced by American hip hop musician Kanye West for his second album, Late Registration. ...


He stirred up controversy with his comment that he would be in a Bible if one was written in present time. This Gutenberg Bible is displayed by the United States Library. ...


Demonstrating his views against George W. Bush, in a 2006 live orchestral performance of "All Falls Down" (later released on the "Late Orchestration" mixtape) West replaced "the White man gets paid off of all of that" with "George Bush gets paid off of all of that".


On August 22, 2005, the MTV special All Eyes On Kanye West aired, in which West spoke out against homophobia in hip-hop, claiming that hip-hop has always been about "speaking your mind and about breaking down barriers, but everyone in hip-hop discriminates against gay people". He then reflected on a personal experience. He said that he had a "turning point" when he realized one of his cousins was gay. He said regarding this experience: "This is my cousin. I love him and I've been discriminating against gays." He went on to say that "not just hip-hop, but America just discriminates against gay people ... I wanna just come on TV, and just tell my rappers, just tell my friends, 'Yo, stop it'". He also drew comparison between African Americans' struggle for civil rights and today's gay rights movement. The following year, in an interview with Entertainment Weekly, West further expounded his experiences with and views on the relationship between the black and gay communities: is the 234th day of the year (235th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the original U.S. music television channel. ... A protest by The Westboro Baptist Church; a group identified by the Anti-Defamation League as virulently homophobic. ... Homosexuality refers to sexual interaction and / or romantic attraction between individuals of the same sex. ... Entertainment Weekly (sometimes abbreviated EW) is a magazine published by Time Inc. ...

I think in the daily life of a black male, we gay-bash way more than we disrespect women. We would call a gay guy a fag to his face. But if we walked up to a woman and said Aiight, bitch! we would know that was disrespectful. I remember five years ago I was in this clothing store in Greenwich Village with my old girlfriend. I said the word "fag" kind of loud and there were some gay dudes in the store. My girlfriend was like, Yo, c'mon, step into the new millennium. Well, my level of consciousness has since raised. And I actually think that standing up for gays was even more crazy than bad-mouthing the president. In the black community, someone could label you gay and bring your career down. But that was me showing what black people are really about today, or at least what we need to be about.

Hurricane Katrina fundraiser controversy

On September 2, 2005, during a benefit concert for Hurricane Katrina relief on NBC, A Concert for Hurricane Relief, West was a featured speaker. Controversy arose when West was presenting, as he deviated from the prepared script:[35] is the 245th day of the year (246th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... A benefit concert is a concert featuring musicians, comedians, or other performers that is held for a charitable purpose, often directed at a specific and immediate humanitarian crisis. ... This article is about the Atlantic hurricane of 2005. ... This article is about the television network. ... A Concert for Hurricane Relief was an hour-long, music and celebrity driven live benefit broadcast, sponsored by the NBC Universal Television Group, in response to the hurricane Katrina tragedy in USA, in 2005. ...

I hate the way they portray us in the media. You see a black family, it [the media] says, 'they're looting'. You see a white family, it says, 'they're looking for food'. And, you know, it's been five days [waiting for federal help] because most of the people are black. And even for me to complain about it, I would be a hypocrite because I've tried to turn away from the TV, because it's too hard to watch. I've even been shopping before even giving a donation, so now I'm calling my business manager right now to see what's, what is the biggest amount I can give, and just to imagine if I was, if I was down there, and those are, those are my people down there. So anybody out there that wants to do anything that we can help—with the set up, the way America is set up to help, the poor, the black people, the less well-off, as slow as possible. I mean, this is, the Red Cross is doing everything they can. We already realize a lot of people that could help are at war right now, fighting another way—and they've given them permission to go down and shoot us!

Mike Myers, with whom West was paired to present, spoke next and continued as normal by reading the script, though with obvious discomfort. Once it was West's turn to speak again, he delivered the controversial phrase: This article is about the actor. ...

George Bush doesn't care about black people.

Although the camera quickly cut away to Chris Tucker, West's comments still reached all of the United States. This biographical article or section needs additional references for verification. ...


West and Mike Myers met again on a brief sketch on Saturday Night Live, in which Myers joked that since the telethon, the government has stripped him of his American citizenship ("still got my Canadian citizenship to fall back on", Myers joked), and placed him under heavy government surveillance. This article is about the American television series. ...


Discography

West performing in April 2007. ... The following is a discography of production by hip-hop/R&B artist/producer Kanye West. ... Singles from The College Dropout Released: September 30, 2003 Released: February 24, 2004 Released: May 25, 2004 The College Dropout is the debut album by rapper Kanye West, released in 2004. ... Singles from Late Registration Released: July 4, 2005 Released: October 10, 2005 Released: December 20, 2005 Released: April 24, 2006 Released: June, 2006 Late Registration is the second major label album release from Roc-A-Fella hip hop artist and producer Kanye West. ... Graduation will be the third major label album release from Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam hip hop artist-producer Kanye West. ...

Awards

Main article: List of Kanye West Awards and Nominations

This is a list of Award and Nominations for Kanye West // 2006, Video of the Year: Gold Digger (Winner) 2006, Best Male Hip-Hop Artist: (Nominated) 2006, Best Collaboration: Gold Digger (Winner) 2005, Best Male Hip-Hop Artist: (Winner) 2005, Video of the Year: Jesus Walks (Winner) 2005, Best Gospel...

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