Iconic Kanye 'Ye' West moments in his music career as he goes into retirement

Piece by: GARVIN PATRICK
Entertainment

• Ye, who is a rapper and producer has immensely influenced the music industry despite having lots of controversies including being stigmatized for being mentally unhealthy

Kanye West
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Kanye West also known as Ye, recently hinted at retiring from his professional music career which he debuted in the 90's.

This is according to a text message shared by Rich The Kid.

Ye, who is a rapper and producer has immensely influenced the music industry despite having lots of controversies including being stigmatized for being mentally unstable.

Some of the iconic moments Ye has been able to achieve throughout his music career shall forever go down in the history of the Hip-hop world.

Ye's message
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Kanye West before engaging with the mic, produced music beats which later in the years attracted bigwigs in the Hip-hop culture.

Some of the artists that Ye produced their hit songs included, Jay Z, Alicia Keys, DMX, Rick Ross, The Game etc.

In 2005, Ye made his debut in the music industry as a rapper as he dropped the album, 'The College Dropout' which challenged stereotypes and blended hip-hop with soul and gospel influences, earning critical acclaim and launching him as a solo force.

Each album explored new sonic territories. From the orchestral flourishes of "My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy" to the industrial minimalism of "Yeezus," Ye defied expectations and pushed creative boundaries.

The influential rapper during his tenure, he has managed to bag at least 22 Grammy awards even though he has been facing a lot of backlash from fans and even most brands.

Ye's unfiltered and sometimes inflammatory tweets have landed him in hot water, highlighting the complexities of free speech and celebrity influence.

Kanye West who has lasted in the music game for almost 30 years exploring new ways of making music and improving his artistry has earned immense respect in the competitive world which has placed him on a pedestal.

Kanye West
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