07:03 AM EDT 03/19/2015
The College Dropout
Originally posted 02/10/2014 03:00PM
Don't call it a rant.
Monday afternoon, on the 10th anniversary of the release of his acclaimed debut, The College Dropout, Kanye West took to Twitter with a lengthy celebration of the occasion: "10 years later I am still that same kid from Chicago," he posted. "Still dreaming out loud, still banging on the door."
Featuring hit singles "Through the Wire", "All Falls Down" and "Jesus Walks",The College Dropout emerged as a landmark in hip-hop history. Now a decade later, West pointedly thanked his fans for fueling his journey from Chicago State University dropout to Yeezus.
Originally posted 06/28/2006 08:45AM
Mary J. Blige, Kanye West, Jamie Foxx and Chris Brown were all double winners at Tuesday's Black Entertainment Television's Awards in Los Angeles.
Originally posted 12/07/2004 12:25PM
Rap innovator and newcomer Kanye West topped the list of Grammy nominees with 10 nods, including album of the year and best new artist, the Recording Academy announced Tuesday morning in Los Angeles.
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