Kanye West is a record producer and rapper from Chicago, Illinois. He has produced popular singles for Alicia Keys, Jay-Z, and Ludacris. His music is extremely popular in the R&B community and West is well respected for his contributions. Tickets to Kanye West concerts sell out all over the country. If you haven't bought yours yet, we have good seats available for you.
West overcame many obstacles and setbacks to finally get his solo career off the ground. After spending years as a producer, he finally decided to put out his own material, and momentum was starting to build. Suddenly, in October 2002, he was almost killed in an auto accident. The young rapper's recovery included a painful period with his shattered jaw wired shut. West not only survived but turned the experience into the feisty and inspirational 'Through the Wire.'
Many of Kanye's songs are witty and fun. His music is well written and the melodies are infectious. Exposure to the amazing artists he worked with in the past influenced West's solo material greatly. His first albums, The College Dropout and Late Registration, reached the top of the Hip-Hop, Billboard, European, Canadian, and Internet charts.
This is not only impressive but it is well deserved. Kanye's music is smart and reflective. He has found himself in the center of controversy for spontaneous political comments, yet he brings rap music to a higher level with his good-natured lyrics and mellow beats.
Songs like 'All Falls Down,' 'Lil Jimmy Skit,' and 'Slow Jams' are prime examples of Kanye West's free-spirited writing and rapping. His live performance is a showcase of his boundless talent and love of music. If you are a fan of hip-hop or rap music, you must buy tickets to a Kanye West concert. You will be impressed and entertained.