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Kanye West Net Worth

Kanye West Net Worth

Net Worth: $160 Million

Statistics
  • Source of Wealth Music, Fashion
  • Birth Place Illinois, Chicago, United States
  • Height 5' 10" (1.79 m)
  • Marital Status Married (Kim Kardashian)
  • Full Name Kanye Omari West
  • Nationality American
  • Date of Birth June 8, 1977
  • Ethnicity African-American
  • Weight 159 lbs (72 kg)
  • Occupation Hip Hop Recording Artist, Rapper, Songwriter, Record Producer, Fashion Designer, Entrepreneur, Actor
  • Education Chicago State University
  • Children 1 (North West)
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About Kanye West

American rapper, singer, and record producer, Kanye Omari West, has an estimated net worth of $160 million. Kanye West went from hip-hop beatmaker to worldwide hitmaker, as his stellar production work for Jay-Z led to a major-label recording contract and, ultimately, a wildly successful solo career.

The self-proclaimed Louis Vuitton Don returns to Forbes 2011 list of Celebrity 100,after a year in exile following his dramatic interruption of Taylor Swift at the MTV Video Music Awards. His album, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, hit stores in November (2010), earned critical raves and quickly went platinum. Watch the Throne is a collaboration with Jay-Z. As of May 2010 to May 2011, Kanye has earn $16 million according to Forbes Magazine. Kanye West has been known to speak his mind, which can sometimes get him into trouble (ahem, Taylor Swift’s VMA acceptance speech). West also runs his own record label GOOD Music, home to artists such as John Legend, Common and Kid Cudi. Born Kanye Omari West on June 8, 1977, in Atlanta, Georgia, United States.

 

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Kanye West's net worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.

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Earnings 2016 N/A
Box Office Sales 2016

Estimated earnings from his Saint Pablo Tour

$32,000,000
Record Sales 2016

Estimated earnings from his album The Life of Pablo (certified platinum by RIAA and silver by BPI)

$110,000
Earnings 2015 $17.5 Million
Earnings 2014 $22 Million
Earnings 2013 $40 Million
Record Sales 2013

Estimated earnings from his album Yeezus (certified platinum by RIAA, and gold by ARIA and BPI)

$900,000
Box Office Sales 2013

Estimated earnings from his The Yeezus Tour

$19,000,000
Earnings 2012 $20 Million
Record Sales 2012

Estimated earnings from his album Cruel Summer

$400,000
Earnings 2011 $35 Million
Record Sales 2011

Estimated earnings from his collaboration album Watch the Throne with Jay Z (certified platinum by RIAA, ARIA, Music Canada and BPI)

$3,500,000
Box Office Sales 2011

Estimated earnings from his Watch the Throne Tour (With Jay-Z)

$75,000,000
Earnings 2010 $16 Million
Record Sales Nov. 2010

Estimated Earnings from My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy Album Sales (1.3 Million Copies)

$3,000,000
Record Sales 2010

Estimated earnings from his album My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy (certified platinum by RIAA and ARIA, and gold by BPI)

$1,600,000
Earnings 2009 $12 Million
Earnings 2008 $25 Million
Record Sales 2008

Estimated earnings from his album 808s & Heartbreak (certified platinum by RIAA, Music Canada, BPI and IRMA, and gold by ARIA)

$2,500,000
Box Office Sales 2008

Estimated earnings from his Glow in the Dark Tour

$30,800,000
Earnings 2007 $30 Million
Record Sales 2007

Estimated earnings from his album Graduation (certified 3x platinum by BPI, 2x platinum by RIAA, Music Canada and IRMA, platinum by ARIA and RMNZ, and gold by IFPI-SWI)

$3,800,000
Earnings 2006 N/A
Record Sales 2006

Estimated earnings from his live album Late Orchestration (certified silver by BPI)

$60,000
Earnings 2005 N/A
Record Sales 2005

Estimated earnings from his album Late Registration (certified 3x platinum by RIAA, 2x platinum by Music Canada, BPI and IRMA, and platinum by ARIA and RMNZ)

$4,600,000
Record Sales 2005

Estimated earnings from his video album The College Dropout Video Anthology (certified gold by RIAA)

$50,000
Earnings 2004 N/A
Record Sales 2004

Estimated earnings from his album The College Dropout (certified 3x platinum by RIAA, 2x platinum by BPI, platinum by Music Canada. and gold by RMNZ)

$4,000,000
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