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Kanye West


Kanye West was born on June 8, 1977 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA as Kanye Omari West. He has been married to Kim Kardashian West since May 24, 2014. They have one child. See full bio »
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 2015 2015 Billboard Music Awards (TV Special) (performer: "All Day", "Black Skinhead")
 2014-2015 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- LL Cool J/Rose Byrne/Big Sean (2015) ... (writer: "One Man Can Change the World")
- Gwyneth Paltrow/Josh Gad/Panda Bear (2015) ... (writer: "I Don't Fuck with You" - uncredited)
- Jerry Seinfeld/One Direction/Big Sean feat. E-40 (2014) ... (writer: "I Don't Fuck with You")
- Justin Timberlake (2014) ... (writer: "Good Life" - uncredited)
  Rap Critic Reviews (TV Series) (1 episode, 2012) (performer - 5 episodes, 2011 - 2015)
- "Trap Queen" by Fetty Wap (2015) ... (performer: "Heartless")
- Top 10 Worst Lyrics I've Ever Heard... This Year (2013) (2014) ... (performer: "Bound 2")
- 'Black Skin Head' by Kanye West (2013) ... (performer: "Black Skinhead", "I'm In It", "Good Morning")
- Worst Lyrics I've Ever Heard... This Year: 2012 (2012) ... (performer: "Mercy", "Clique")
 2015 Katy Perry: The Prismatic World Tour (TV Movie) (performer: "E.T.") / (writer: "E.T.")
  888.com World Grand Prix (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes, 2015) (writer - 3 episodes, 2015)
- 2015: Day Six - Part 2 (2015) ... (performer: "All of the Lights" - uncredited) / (writer: "All of the Lights" - uncredited)
- 2015: Day Six - Part 1 (2015) ... (performer: "All of the Lights" - uncredited) / (writer: "All of the Lights" - uncredited)
- 2015: Day Five - Part 1 (2015) ... (performer: "All of the Lights" - uncredited) / (writer: "All of the Lights" - uncredited)
 2015 The Brit Awards 2015 (TV Special) (performer: "All Day") / (writer: "All Day")
 2015 Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special (TV Special) (performer: "Jesus Walks", "Only One", "Wolves") / (writer: "Jesus Walks", "Only One")
 2015 The 57th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Only One", "FourFiveSeconds") / (writer: "Only One", "FourFiveSeconds")
 2014-2015 Todd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Top Ten Worst Hit Songs of 2014: Part 2 (2015) ... (performer: "Runaway")
- "Dark Horse" by Katy Perry (2014) ... (performer: "ET")
  WilliamHill.com UK Championship (TV Series) (performer - 5 episodes, 2014) (writer - 3 episodes, 2014)
- Final: Part 2 (2014) ... (performer: "All of the Lights" - uncredited)
- Final: Part 1 (2014) ... (performer: "All of the Lights", "Touch the Sky" - uncredited) / (writer: "Touch the Sky" - uncredited)
- Semi-Final: Part 2 (2014) ... (performer: "All of the Lights" - uncredited)
- Quarter-Final: Part 2 (2014) ... (performer: "All of the Lights" - uncredited) / (writer: "All of the Lights" - uncredited)
- Fourth Round: Part 3 (2014) ... (performer: "All of the Lights" - uncredited) / (writer: "All of the Lights" - uncredited)
  Very Important Person (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
- Episode #1.10 (2014) ... (performer: "Power") / (writer: "Power")
 2009-2014 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Untitled Rachel Berry Project (2014) ... (writer: "American Boy" - uncredited)
- Showmance (2009) ... (writer: "Gold Digger" - uncredited)
  World Championship Snooker (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
- 2014: Day 10, Part 1 (2014) ... (performer: "BLKKK SKKKN HEAD" - uncredited)
- 2014: Day 9, Part 2 (2014) ... (performer: "BLKKK SKKKN HEAD" - uncredited) / (writer: "BLKKK SKKKN HEAD" - uncredited)
  Late Night with Seth Meyers (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
- Kanye West/Russell Wilson (2014) ... (performer: "Jesus Walks", "Touch the Sky", "Stronger", "Heartless", "All of the Lights", "Mercy", "Black Skinhead" - uncredited) / (writer: "Jesus Walks", "Touch the Sky", "Stronger", "Heartless", "All of the Lights", "Mercy", "Black Skinhead" - uncredited)
  Chelsea Lately (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2013) (writer - 1 episode, 2013)
- Episode #7.175 (2013) ... (performer: "Bound 2" - uncredited) / (writer: "Bound 2" - uncredited)
  Saturday Sportsday (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2013) (writer - 1 episode, 2013)
- Episode #1.5 (2013) ... (performer: "Stronger" - uncredited) / (writer: "Stronger" - uncredited)
 2013 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Week 4 (2013) ... ("Love Lockdown") / (writer: "Love Lockdown")
 2013 2013 MTV Video Music Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Blood on the Leaves") / (writer: "Blood on the Leaves")
  One Night Stand (TV Series short) (1 episode, 2013) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Relapse (2013) ... ("N*ggas is Paris", uncredited)
- Paul's Birthday Present (2010) ... (performer: "Flashing Lights") / (writer: "Flashing Lights")
  Steel River (TV Mini-Series short) (performer - 1 episode, 2013) (writer - 1 episode, 2013)
- The Shock Attack (2013) ... (performer: "Roses" - uncredited) / (writer: "Roses" - uncredited)
 2013 The Voice of the Philippines (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2013) ... (writer: "American Boy")
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 5 episodes, 2005 - 2013) (writer - 4 episodes, 2004 - 2013)
- Ben Affleck/Kanye West (2013) ... (performer: "Black Skinhead", "New Slaves") / (writer: "Black Skinhead", "New Slaves")
- Bryan Cranston/Kanye West (2010) ... (performer: "Power", "Runaway" - uncredited) / (writer: "Power", "Runaway" - uncredited)
- Hugh Laurie/Kanye West (2008) ... (performer: "Love Lockdown", "Heartless" (uncredited)) / (writer: "Heartless" - uncredited)
- LeBron James/Kanye West (2007) ... (performer: "Stronger", "Good Life", "Champion", "Everything I Am")
- Steve Carell/Kanye West (2005) ... (performer: "Gold Digger", "Touch the Sky", "Heard 'Em Say")
  Girls (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2013) (writer - 1 episode, 2013)
- On All Fours (2013) ... (performer: "Stronger" - uncredited) / (writer: "Stronger" - uncredited)
 2010-2012 The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Live Show 2 (2012) ... (writer: "Gold Digger" - uncredited)
- Auditions 4 (2012) ... (writer: "Gold Digger" - uncredited)
- Auditions 5 (2010) ... (writer: "Gold Digger")
 2012 BET Awards 2012 (TV Special) (performer: "Mercy" - uncredited) / (producer: "Mercy" - uncredited) / (writer: "Mercy" - uncredited)
 2012 Katy Perry Live Lounge Special (TV Special) (writer: "Niggas in Paris" (as "Ninjas in Paris"))
 2012 The Voice UK (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Blind Auditions 4 (2012) ... (writer: "American Boy")
 2011 The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show (TV Special) (performer: "Niggas in Paris" - uncredited) / (producer: "Niggas in Paris" - uncredited) / (writer: "Niggas in Paris" - uncredited)
 2011 Yu-Gi-Oh! 3D: Bonds Beyond Time Abridged (TV Movie) (performer: "Stronger") / (writer: "Stronger")
 2011 Showboaters (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2011) ... (writer: "American Boy" - uncredited)
- Episode #1.5 (2011) ... (writer: "American Boy" - uncredited)
 2010-2011 Formula 1: BBC Sport (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- The Singapore Grand Prix: Qualifying (2011) ... (performer: "All of the Lights" - uncredited)
- The Monaco Grand Prix (2010) ... (performer: "Touch the Sky" - uncredited)
  The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 2010 - 2011) (performer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Episode #19.185 (2011) ... (performer: "All of the Lights") / (writer: "All of the Lights")
- Episode #18.76 (2010) ... (writer: "Find Your Love")
 2010 One Tree Hill (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Lists, Plans (2010) ... (writer: "Erase Me")
 2010 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #18.31 (2010) ... (writer: "Erase Me" - uncredited)
- Blake Lively/Michael C. Hall/Drake (2010) ... (writer: "Show Me a Good Time" - uncredited)
  Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Lanakila (2010) ... (performer: "Power" - uncredited) / (writer: "Power" - uncredited)
 2009-2010 So You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Top 10 Performance (2010) ... (writer: "Find Your Love")
- Top 14 (2009) ... (writer: "Love Lockdown")
 2010 Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.147 (2010) ... (writer: "Gold Digger" - uncredited)
  90210 (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2008 - 2010) (writer - 2 episodes, 2008 - 2010)
- Senior Year, Baby (2010) ... (performer: "Erase Me" - uncredited) / (writer: "Erase Me" - uncredited)
- Games People Play (2008) ... (performer: "Heartless" - uncredited) / (writer: "Heartless" - uncredited)
 2010 MTV Video Music Awards 2010 (TV Special) (performer: "Runway") / (writer: "Runway")
  So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 5 episodes, 2008 - 2010) (writer - 4 episodes, 2008 - 2010)
- Top Three Perform (2010) ... (performer: "Power") / (writer: "Power")
- None of 6 Voted Off (2010) ... (performer: "Say You Will")
- Top Eight Perform (2009) ... (writer: "Heartless" - uncredited)
- Top 14 Perform (2009) ... (performer: "Love Lockdown")
- Results Show: Winner Announced (2008) ... (performer: "Stronger") / (writer: "Stronger")
 2010 Isle of Wight Festival 2010: Live (TV Special) (writer: "Supernova", "Heart Of The City")
 2010 The Cleveland Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Brotherly Love (2010) ... (performer: "Cleveland Jr. Vs. Kenny West Rap Battle" - uncredited)
 2010 Brit Awards 2010 (TV Special) (performer: "Run This Town") / (writer: "Run This Town")
 2010 How to Make It in America (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2010) ... (performer: "Down and Out")
  Live from Studio Five (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Episode #1.93 (2010) ... (performer: "Love Lockdown") / (writer: "Love Lockdown")
 2009 Oi Fashion Rocks (TV Movie) (writer: "American Boy")
  The New Paul O'Grady Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Episode dated 27 October 2009 (2009) ... (performer: "Stronger") / (writer: "Stronger")
 2009 The Jay Leno Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2009) ... (performer: "Run This Town" - uncredited)
 2009 MTV Video Music Awards 2009 (TV Special) (writer: "Make Her Say" - uncredited)
  Alan Carr: Chatty Man (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Episode #1.5 (2009) ... (performer: "Supernova") / (writer: "Supernova")
 2009 American Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Top Three Finalists Perform (2009) ... (writer: "Heartless" - uncredited)
  The Inbetweeners (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- The Field Trip (2009) ... (performer: "Love Lockdown" - uncredited) / (writer: "Love Lockdown" - uncredited)
  Last Call with Carson Daly (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Episode dated 18 March 2009 (2009) ... (producer: "Sky Might Fall" - uncredited) / (writer: "Sky Might Fall" - uncredited)
 2009 Nip/Tuck (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Giselle Blaylock & Legend Chandler (2009) ... (performer: "Flashing Lights" - uncredited)
 2009 Rising Icons (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Kid Cudi (2009) ... (writer: "Make Her Say")
 2008 Grey's Anatomy (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- All by Myself (2008) ... (performer: "Street Lights" - uncredited)
  Ghost Whisperer (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2008) (writer - 1 episode, 2008)
- Save Our Souls (2008) ... (performer: "American Boy" - uncredited) / (writer: "American Boy" - uncredited)
 2008 National Heads-Up Poker Championship (TV Mini-Series) (performer: "Stronger")
  Medium (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2008) (writer - 1 episode, 2008)
- Wicked Game: Part One (2008) ... (performer: "Good Life" - uncredited) / (writer: "Good Life" - uncredited)
 2008 Cashmere Mafia (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Yours, Mine and Hers (2008) ... (performer: "Stronger" - uncredited)
  Entourage (TV Series) (1 episode, 2005) (performer - 3 episodes, 2006 - 2007) (writer - 1 episode, 2004)
- No Cannes Do (2007) ... (performer: "Goodlife" - uncredited)
- Sorry, Harvey (2007) ... (performer: "Stronger")
- What About Bob? (2006) ... (performer: "Drive Slow")
- The Sundance Kids (2005) ... ("Move Around", uncredited)
- Entourage (2004) ... (writer: "Lucifer" - uncredited)
 2006 MTV Pilipinas Music Video Award 2006 (TV Movie) (performer: "Gold Digger")
  The Boondocks (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2005) (writer - 1 episode, 2005)
- Guess Hoe's Coming to Dinner (2005) ... (performer: "Gold Digger") / (writer: "Gold Digger")
 2005 The 47th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Jesus Walks") / (writer: "Jesus Walks")
 2004 The 2004 Billboard Music Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Jesus Walks" - uncredited) / (writer: "Jesus Walks" - uncredited)
 2004 UFC 50: The War of '04 (TV Special) (performer: "Jesus Walks" - uncredited) / (writer: "Jesus Walks" - uncredited)
 2002-2004 The Wire (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- All Due Respect (2004) ... (writer: "Stand Up" - uncredited)
- The Target (2002) ... (writer: "Izzo (H.O.V.A.)")
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