Wednesday, February 27, 2013

50 Things You Didn't Know About Kanye West

Without further ado, here are 50 Things You Didn't Know About Kanye West:

-He made his first beat in seventh grade.

-He had an early nickname of "Deep House" because of his baggy pants and backpacks.

-After dropping out of school, he worked as a telemarketer to pay his mom the $200 a month in rent she demanded.

-He sold his first beat to local Chicago rapper Gravity for $8,800.

-He'd "leave meetings crying all the time" before he got signed.

-Micheal Jackson called him to ask about the jacket he wore in the "Stronger" video.

-He says that Drake was the first artist who actually scared and put pressure on him.

-Mos Def came to his house after the Taylor Swift incident at the VMAs and encouraged him to move out of America.

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