|Born In :||Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.|
|Genres :||Hip-hop, progressive rap, pop, art pop, gospel|
|Web Site :||en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kanye_West|
Kanye West is American rapper and producer (born 1977). «Kanye» redirects here. … West, alongside his mother, founded the Kanye West Foundation in Chicago in 2003, tasked with a mission to battle dropout and illiteracy rates, while partnering with community organizations to provide underprivileged youth access to music education. In 2007, West and the Foundation partnered with Strong American Schools as part of their «Ed in ’08» campaign. As spokesman for.