June 08, 1977, 7:00 P.M.Atlanta, GA, United States
One of the best-selling and most awarded artists of all time, Kanye West was born on June 8, 1977 in Atlanta, GA. He has received 22 Grammy Awards over the course of his music career. He was ranked the 3rd top producer of the decade in 2010 by Billboard. He’s received praise for such albums as The College Dropout, Graduation, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy and Yeezus. He legally changed his name to Ye in 2021.