Photo  Kanye West & Jay-Z

Kanye West & Jay-Z

Given NameKanye West & Shawn Carter
AliasesYeezy, Yeezus, 'Ye & Jigga, Hov, Hovita, International Hov
Date of BirthJun 08, 1977 - Age 43
HometownChicago, Illinois & Brooklyn, New York
LabelDef Jam, Roc-a-fella, Roc Nation
Ad-Lib"Aughh" "Hova!" "Yeezy"

Abоut Kаnуе Wеst &аmp; Jау-Z

Facts Only

  • Their combined estimated net worth tallies past 600 million.
  • Jay-Z and Kanye West have what is famously described as a "sibling relationship." On Kanye's album Graduation, Kanye had a song about Jay-Z, entitled "Big Brother."
  • Following the largely auto-tuned "808's and Heartbreak" by Kanye West, Jay-Z released a song called, "Death of Autotune," railing against the prominent use of the audio effect, although he claimed that Kanye's use of the method was acceptable.
  • Jay-Z offered Kanye advice on his verse on the remix to the song, "Power," saying, "Life is a trip so sometimes we have to stumble/You gotta go through pain in order to become you"
  • Before becoming a public mainstay, Kanye was expecting to appear at Madison Square Garden with Jay-Z, however was instead asked to buy "two tickets."