What is the backstory of
KANYE OMARI WEST IS A RAPPER, SINGER, SONGWRITER, AND RECORD PRODUCER, FROM THE UNITED STATES.
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Kanye Omari West was born in Atlanta, Georgia on June 8, 1977.
He moved to Chicago, Illinois, with his mother after his parents divorced when he was three years old.
West's passion for music and arts was noticeable from a very young age. He began rapping in third grade.
West wrote the rap song "Green Eggs and Ham" when he was thirteen years old and asked his mother to pay for studio time.
Kanye became friends with DJ No I.D, who later taught Kanye to sample and program beats.
At the age of 20, Kanye dropped out of college to pursue his musical career.