Kanye West, the artist, musician, and fashion mogul, is currently the richest African American in the United States, according to Forbes Magazine, with a net worth of $6.6 billion.
UBS Group AG estimates that his iconic Yeezy brand, which has collaborated with Adidas and Gap Inc., is now worth between $3.2 billion and $4.7 billion. He has now amassed $122 million in cash and stock, as well as $110 million in royalties from his songs.
Kanye Omari West is an American rapper, record producer, fashion designer, and politician. He has been influential in the 21st-century development of mainstream hip hop and popular music in general.
Kanye Omari West was born on June 8, 1977, in Atlanta, Georgia. Ray, his father, was a photojournalist for the Atlanta Journal and a member of the Black Panther Party.
He later became a Christian Counselor. Donda West, West’s mother, was a teacher who went on to become a professor of English at Chicago State University and then her son’s boss before dying in 2007 at the age of 58 from heart disease after cosmetic surgery.
Her death will have a huge impact on West’s musical career as well as his personal life.