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Kanye West

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Kanye Omari West, widely recognized by his stage name "Kanye West", is an American rapper, record producer, fashion designer and director, whose work spans across various genres and multiple forms of media. With a music career that began in the mid-1990s, he has since grown into an internationally acclaimed artist and figure in popular culture.

From a young age, Kanye West had an affinity for music, a passion that later translated into his career as one of the biggest stars in the music industry. His early work as a producer for Roc-A-Fella Records primarily included production for top artists like Jay-Z, before releasing his own debut album, "The College Dropout" in 2004. Since then, West's discography has expanded to include several chart-topping albums and countless hit singles.

Among his most popular tracks is "Stronger," a direct testament to West's influence in the music world and his affinity for innovative soundscapes. Released in 2007, it creatively transforms a sample from the Daft Punk's "Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger" into an anthem for resilience and resolution. It is a standout piece that illustrates West's talent for blending elements of hip hop with electronic music and pop. It currently has amassed more than 1.2 billion streams on Spotify, underlining its enduring resonance among listeners worldwide.

His totals on the platform defy comprehension, with over 36.8 billion streams to his name. This provides firm evidence of his broad and loyal fan base, as well as his ability to consistently deliver music that connects with a massive and varied audience.

Kanye West’s diverse creative pursuits extend beyond the music industry. He has showcased a strong interest in the realms of fashion and design, launching his own clothing line, named Yeezy, in collaboration with Adidas. Moreover, he has tried his hand at directing, creating some remarkable music videos, and feature-length films, thereby establishing a unique cinematic aesthetic.

However, Kanye’s journey has not been without controversy. He is known for his outspoken nature and has experienced multiple instances of backlash due to his sometimes volatile behavior and contentious statements. Yet, these moments do not fully define him. Amid the turbulence, West has remained an influential and transformative figure in the music industry.

Kanye West is a multifaceted artist who provokes thought, challenges convention, and continuously pushes creative boundaries. Whether it’s through compelling beats or controversial antics, West’s ability to consistently dominate public discourse underlines his status as one of the most notable figures in the contemporary music scene. His popularity and his ability to influence music and fashion reflect the power of his brand, which doesn't seem to be waning anytime soon.

In conclusion, Kanye West's impact on the music industry, fashion world, and pop culture at large, has been and continues to be monumental. His strong sense of artistry, innovative spirit, and unconventional approach to both music and fashion make him an unforgettable figure, and it is without a doubt that his contribution to the industry will continue to be felt for years to come.

Total plays

48.4 billion
Updated on 2024-07-25

Social media links

Monthly listeners

65,007,204

Followers

26,076,999

Top Cities

  1. United Kingdom
    1,355,773 listeners
  2. United States
    977,127 listeners
  3. Australia
    977,805 listeners
  4. United States
    969,363 listeners
  5. United States
    817,140 listeners

Most popular tracks

Track Plays Duration Release date
Ni**as In Paris
Ni**as In Paris
1,460,118,377 3:39 2011-08-08
Stronger
Stronger
1,423,269,929 5:12 2007-01-01
Heartless
Heartless
1,357,382,407 3:31 2008-11-24
Gold Digger
Gold Digger
1,171,990,167 3:28 2005-01-01
FourFiveSeconds
FourFiveSeconds
1,148,103,266 3:08 2015-01-24
Father Stretch My Hands Pt. 1
Father Stretch My Hands Pt. 1
1,137,684,240 2:16 2016-04-05
Flashing Lights
Flashing Lights
1,105,985,869 3:58 2007-09-11
Bound 2
Bound 2
972,017,455 3:49 2013-06-18
POWER - Album Version (Edited)
POWER - Album Version (Edited)
946,775,886 4:52 2010-01-01
American Boy
American Boy
769,702,766 4:45 2008-01-29
Runaway - Album Version (Edited)
Runaway - Album Version (Edited)
738,524,570 9:08 2010-01-01
I Wonder
I Wonder
735,662,396 4:03 2007-09-11
I Love It (& Lil Pump)
I Love It (& Lil Pump)
707,624,202 2:08 2018-09-06
Homecoming
Homecoming
695,440,877 3:25 2007-09-11
All Of The Lights - Album Version (Edited)
All Of The Lights - Album Version (Edited)
692,253,018 4:60 2010-01-01
All Falls Down
All Falls Down
662,553,149 3:42 2004-01-01
Black Skinhead
Black Skinhead
617,823,309 3:08 2013-06-18
Famous
Famous
615,293,087 3:16 2016-04-05
Violent Crimes
Violent Crimes
603,085,999 3:35 2018-06-01
Can't Tell Me Nothing
Can't Tell Me Nothing
601,572,882 4:32 2007-01-01
Forever
Forever
600,758,285 5:58 2009-01-01
Run This Town
Run This Town
526,455,612 4:28 2009-09-08
Ghost Town
Ghost Town
524,111,719 4:31 2018-06-01
CARNIVAL
CARNIVAL
517,182,666 4:24 2024-02-08
All Mine
All Mine
509,453,957 2:26 2018-06-01
Devil In A New Dress - Album Version (Edited)
Devil In A New Dress - Album Version (Edited)
470,061,930 5:53 2010-01-01
Praise God
Praise God
458,527,678 3:47 2021-08-29
Waves
Waves
458,258,603 3:02 2016-04-05
Good Life
Good Life
444,012,362 3:27 2007-01-01
Mixed Personalities (feat. Kanye West)
Mixed Personalities (feat. Kanye West)
425,747,426 3:50 2019-01-18
Follow God
Follow God
422,758,238 1:45 2019-10-25
Hurricane
Hurricane
409,124,941 3:58 2021-08-27
No Church In The Wild
No Church In The Wild
402,671,154 4:33 2011-08-08
Mercy
Mercy
400,290,826 5:29 2012-01-01
Monster - Album Version (Edited)
Monster - Album Version (Edited)
365,860,573 6:19 2010-01-01
Knock You Down
Knock You Down
358,297,752 5:26 2009-01-01
Ultralight Beam
Ultralight Beam
356,750,894 5:21 2016-04-05
Touch The Sky
Touch The Sky
354,368,393 3:58 2005-01-01
Through The Wire
Through The Wire
343,636,548 3:41 2004-02-10
Clique
Clique
332,140,797 4:54 2012-01-01
Erase Me - Main
Erase Me - Main
323,177,599 3:12 2010-01-01
Good Morning
Good Morning
310,295,177 3:15 2007-09-11
Moon
Moon
305,300,768 2:36 2021-08-29
Champions
Champions
293,221,868 5:34 2016-06-10
True Love
True Love
280,073,074 2:29 2022-05-27
Wolves
Wolves
274,787,742 5:02 2016-04-05
Off The Grid
Off The Grid
270,833,130 5:39 2021-08-29
This Ain't A Scene, It's An Arms Race - Kanye West Remix (Explicit Main Verson)
This Ain't A Scene, It's An Arms Race - Kanye West Remix (Explicit Main Verson)
268,765,063 4:11 2007-01-01
Jesus Walks
Jesus Walks
260,808,289 3:15 2004-01-01
Put On
Put On
254,124,792 5:21 2008-01-01
Otis
Otis
250,312,907 2:58 2011-08-08
Pt. 2
Pt. 2
248,660,222 2:10 2016-04-05
Fade
Fade
244,045,083 3:14 2016-06-10
E.T.
E.T.
244,009,508 3:51 2011-01-01
No More Parties In LA
No More Parties In LA
243,763,056 6:14 2016-04-05
Yikes
Yikes
226,695,603 3:09 2018-06-01
Don't Like.1
Don't Like.1
226,614,939 4:44 2012-01-01
THat Part
THat Part
225,996,540 5:14 2016-07-08
Champion
Champion
225,944,530 2:48 2007-09-11
Gorgeous - Album Version (Edited)
Gorgeous - Album Version (Edited)
225,119,655 5:58 2010-01-01
FML
FML
224,558,338 3:56 2016-04-05
Everything I Am
Everything I Am
221,626,670 3:47 2007-09-11
Dark Fantasy - Album Version (Edited)
Dark Fantasy - Album Version (Edited)
220,917,021 4:41 2010-01-01
Gotta Have It
Gotta Have It
217,691,959 2:21 2011-08-08
Slow Jamz
Slow Jamz
210,802,903 5:16 2004-01-27
Real Friends
Real Friends
208,875,721 4:12 2016-04-05
Watch (feat. Lil Uzi Vert & Kanye West)
Watch (feat. Lil Uzi Vert & Kanye West)
208,848,284 3:37 2018-05-02
Love Lockdown
Love Lockdown
202,391,837 4:31 2008-01-01
Blood On The Leaves
Blood On The Leaves
198,591,075 5:60 2013-06-18
Saint Pablo
Saint Pablo
187,437,408 6:12 2016-06-10
Jukebox Joints (feat. Joe Fox & Kanye West)
Jukebox Joints (feat. Joe Fox & Kanye West)
185,133,137 5:24 2015-05-26
Pretty Girl Rock
Pretty Girl Rock
174,262,729 4:16 2010-01-01
All We Got (feat. Kanye West & Chicago Children's Choir)
All We Got (feat. Kanye West & Chicago Children's Choir)
169,739,165 3:24 2016-05-27
Why I Love You
Why I Love You
166,854,495 3:21 2011-08-08
All Day
All Day
163,515,562 5:11 2015-03-02
Amazing
Amazing
161,645,910 3:58 2008-11-24
BURN
BURN
160,722,207 1:51 2024-02-09
Ego Death (feat. Kanye West, FKA twigs & Skrillex)
Ego Death (feat. Kanye West, FKA twigs & Skrillex)
156,158,112 3:52 2020-10-22
One Man Can Change The World
One Man Can Change The World
147,650,348 4:15 2015-02-23
MAMA (feat. Nicki Minaj & Kanye West)
MAMA (feat. Nicki Minaj & Kanye West)
141,687,857 3:12 2018-01-01
New Slaves
New Slaves
141,078,097 4:16 2013-06-18
Heard 'Em Say - Radio Edit
Heard 'Em Say - Radio Edit
139,750,413 3:28 2005-01-01
Jail
Jail
138,370,047 4:57 2021-08-29
SMUCKERS (feat. Lil Wayne & Kanye West)
SMUCKERS (feat. Lil Wayne & Kanye West)
137,491,983 5:34 2015-04-13
FUK SUMN
FUK SUMN
133,641,020 3:30 2024-02-09
On Sight
On Sight
131,572,303 2:36 2013-06-18
Hold My Liquor
Hold My Liquor
127,054,262 5:27 2013-06-18
Believe What I Say
Believe What I Say
125,811,120 4:02 2021-08-29
City of Gods
City of Gods
123,264,353 4:16 2022-02-11
Drunk in Love Remix (feat. Jay-Z & Kanye West)
Drunk in Love Remix (feat. Jay-Z & Kanye West)
122,827,593 6:36 2014-11-24
Feedback
Feedback
121,838,317 2:27 2016-04-05
Mercy.1
Mercy.1
119,814,924 5:26 2012-01-01
Go2DaMoon (feat. Kanye West)
Go2DaMoon (feat. Kanye West)
119,442,876 1:60 2020-12-25
Wouldn't Leave
Wouldn't Leave
118,175,135 3:26 2018-06-01
I Love Kanye
I Love Kanye
116,923,764 0:45 2016-04-05
Closed On Sunday
Closed On Sunday
116,049,305 2:32 2019-10-25
30 Hours
30 Hours
115,851,882 5:23 2016-04-05
Only One
Only One
108,073,009 4:40 2015-01-08
No Mistakes
No Mistakes
107,585,593 2:03 2018-06-01
I Thought About Killing You
I Thought About Killing You
106,744,576 4:34 2018-06-01
Highlights
Highlights
106,260,443 3:20 2016-04-05
Hey Mama
Hey Mama
105,825,168 5:05 2005-01-01
Lost In The World - Album Version (Edited)
Lost In The World - Album Version (Edited)
105,379,801 4:17 2010-01-01
Family Business
Family Business
104,056,915 4:39 2004-02-10
Eazy
Eazy
103,697,272 3:54 2022-01-15
Paranoid
Paranoid
99,883,632 4:38 2008-11-24
Who Gon Stop Me
Who Gon Stop Me
99,783,625 4:17 2011-08-08
Hot Shit (feat. Ye & Lil Durk)
Hot Shit (feat. Ye & Lil Durk)
99,384,615 3:32 2022-06-30
Tell The Vision (feat. Kanye West & Pusha T)
Tell The Vision (feat. Kanye West & Pusha T)
99,062,836 3:35 2021-07-16
Make Her Say
Make Her Say
97,782,105 3:36 2009-01-01
Spaceship
Spaceship
97,631,674 5:24 2004-02-10
No Child Left Behind
No Child Left Behind
97,230,972 2:58 2021-08-29
Facts (Charlie Heat Version)
Facts (Charlie Heat Version)
95,210,828 3:21 2016-04-05
On God
On God
94,656,213 2:16 2019-10-25
Selah
Selah
94,341,211 2:45 2019-10-25
Hell Of A Life - Album Version (Edited)
Hell Of A Life - Album Version (Edited)
93,419,712 5:28 2010-01-01
We Don't Care
We Don't Care
92,916,375 3:60 2004-02-10
Lift Yourself
Lift Yourself
92,664,674 2:28 2018-04-29
Heaven and Hell
Heaven and Hell
91,967,407 2:25 2021-08-29
The New Workout Plan - Remastered Explicit Version
The New Workout Plan - Remastered Explicit Version
90,245,202 5:23 2004-01-01
Pure Souls
Pure Souls
89,771,167 5:59 2021-08-29
Use This Gospel
Use This Gospel
89,543,058 3:34 2019-10-25
Blame Game - Album Version (Edited)
Blame Game - Album Version (Edited)
89,292,531 7:50 2010-01-01
U Mad
U Mad
88,733,115 4:60 2015-04-20
So Appalled - Album Version (Edited)
So Appalled - Album Version (Edited)
88,436,647 6:38 2010-01-01
I Won (feat. Kanye West)
I Won (feat. Kanye West)
87,869,043 4:00 2014-04-17
God Is
God Is
86,651,801 3:23 2019-10-25
The Glory
The Glory
85,268,009 3:33 2007-09-11
Frank's Track
Frank's Track
85,081,721 0:38 2016-04-05
Drive Slow
Drive Slow
83,670,498 4:32 2005-01-01
BACK TO ME
BACK TO ME
82,987,854 4:55 2024-02-09
Freestyle 4
Freestyle 4
82,506,864 2:03 2016-04-05
Everything We Need
Everything We Need
82,459,639 1:57 2019-10-25
Hurricane 2.0
Hurricane 2.0
82,459,597 6:12 2009-01-01
Welcome To Heartbreak
Welcome To Heartbreak
81,831,271 4:23 2008-11-24
Glow
Glow
81,716,322 3:26 2017-03-18
Slow Jamz (feat. Kanye West & Jamie Foxx)
Slow Jamz (feat. Kanye West & Jamie Foxx)
81,359,953 3:32 2003-10-28
Alors On Danse - Remix - Explicit
Alors On Danse - Remix - Explicit
79,654,716 3:49 2010-01-01
Birthday Song
Birthday Song
79,202,802 5:07 2012-01-01
I Am A God
I Am A God
78,504,061 3:52 2013-06-18
Street Lights
Street Lights
77,467,406 3:10 2008-11-24
Never Let Me Down
Never Let Me Down
76,534,108 5:24 2004-02-10
24
24
75,894,249 3:18 2021-08-29
Wash Us In The Blood
Wash Us In The Blood
73,668,303 3:10 2020-06-30
Diamonds From Sierra Leone - Remix
Diamonds From Sierra Leone - Remix
72,915,151 3:53 2005-01-01
All Of The Lights (Interlude) - Album Version (Edited)
All Of The Lights (Interlude) - Album Version (Edited)
72,051,284 1:02 2010-01-01
Jonah
Jonah
71,203,733 3:15 2021-08-29
One Minute (feat. Kanye West & Travis Barker)
One Minute (feat. Kanye West & Travis Barker)
68,068,262 3:18 2018-12-07
Big Brother
Big Brother
67,460,076 4:48 2007-09-11
Send It Up
Send It Up
67,362,848 2:58 2013-06-18
Low Lights
Low Lights
66,912,288 2:12 2016-04-05
Remote Control
Remote Control
66,854,013 3:19 2021-08-29
I'm In It
I'm In It
65,649,035 3:55 2013-06-18
Come to Life
Come to Life
65,238,586 5:10 2021-08-29
Barry Bonds
Barry Bonds
65,093,067 3:24 2007-09-11
Roses
Roses
65,022,785 4:06 2005-01-01
STARS
STARS
64,624,076 1:55 2024-02-09
Blessings
Blessings
64,251,033 5:02 2015-01-01
DO IT
DO IT
63,533,354 3:45 2024-02-09
Lift Off
Lift Off
62,623,386 4:26 2011-08-08
Jail pt 2
Jail pt 2
62,327,995 4:57 2021-08-29
New Again
New Again
61,949,033 3:03 2021-08-29
Junya
Junya
61,088,600 2:28 2021-08-29
Ok Ok
Ok Ok
60,264,910 3:25 2021-08-29
H•A•M
H•A•M
59,691,510 4:36 2011-08-08
Keep My Spirit Alive
Keep My Spirit Alive
59,500,667 3:41 2021-08-29
Keep My Spirit Alive pt 2
Keep My Spirit Alive pt 2
59,500,667 3:41 2021-11-14
We Major
We Major
59,443,834 7:28 2005-01-01
All Your Fault
All Your Fault
59,113,551 3:44 2015-02-23
Get Em High
Get Em High
58,519,125 4:52 2004-01-01
Drunk and Hot Girls
Drunk and Hot Girls
56,645,135 5:13 2007-09-11
Life Of The Party (with André 3000)
Life Of The Party (with André 3000)
56,618,438 6:32 2021-08-20
Murder To Excellence
Murder To Excellence
56,617,868 5:01 2011-08-08
Every Hour
Every Hour
55,432,611 1:52 2019-10-25
Water
Water
55,220,378 2:48 2019-10-25
Tiimmy Turner - Remix
Tiimmy Turner - Remix
55,176,044 2:22 2016-10-14
KANGA (feat. Kanye West)
KANGA (feat. Kanye West)
54,975,227 2:12 2018-01-01
Talking / Once Again
Talking / Once Again
53,949,521 3:05 2024-02-07
TALKING
TALKING
53,949,521 3:05 2024-02-07
Lord I Need You
Lord I Need You
53,888,632 2:42 2021-08-29
Selfish
Selfish
53,518,716 3:48 2004-01-01
Two Words - Radio Edit
Two Words - Radio Edit
52,518,311 4:27 2003-01-01
Guilt Trip
Guilt Trip
52,162,231 4:04 2013-06-18
Marvin & Chardonnay
Marvin & Chardonnay
51,905,039 3:43 2011-01-01
God Breathed
God Breathed
51,761,436 5:33 2021-08-29
Hands On
Hands On
51,327,527 3:23 2019-10-25
Jesus Lord
Jesus Lord
49,614,079 8:59 2021-08-29
PAID
PAID
49,449,997 3:15 2024-02-09
Last Call
Last Call
49,433,246 12:41 2004-02-10
Gone
Gone
48,861,227 5:33 2005-01-01
Vultures
Vultures
47,876,258 4:37 2023-11-18
VULTURES
VULTURES
47,876,258 4:37 2024-02-09
Coldest Winter
Coldest Winter
47,719,645 2:44 2008-11-24
Swagga Like Us
Swagga Like Us
47,221,336 5:30 2008-09-06
Vultures
Vultures
46,950,518 3:58 2023-11-21
PAPERWORK
PAPERWORK
46,686,824 2:26 2024-02-09
Down And Out
Down And Out
46,677,493 4:09 2004-01-01
Say You Will
Say You Will
46,370,232 6:18 2008-11-24
Piss On Your Grave (feat. Kanye West)
Piss On Your Grave (feat. Kanye West)
46,240,237 2:46 2015-09-04
Dreamin Of The Past (feat. Kanye West)
Dreamin Of The Past (feat. Kanye West)
44,596,898 2:54 2022-04-22
New Day
New Day
44,260,362 4:33 2011-08-08
Addiction
Addiction
43,007,621 4:27 2005-01-01
What Would Meek Do?
What Would Meek Do?
42,999,854 2:33 2018-05-25
RoboCop
RoboCop
42,618,750 4:34 2008-11-24
See You In My Nightmares
See You In My Nightmares
42,510,806 4:18 2008-11-24
KEEP IT BURNIN (feat. Kanye West)
KEEP IT BURNIN (feat. Kanye West)
42,392,217 3:27 2022-04-27
Siiiiiiiiilver Surffffeeeeer Intermission
Siiiiiiiiilver Surffffeeeeer Intermission
42,273,075 0:57 2016-04-05
Castro (feat. Kanye West, Big Sean, Quavo & 2 Chainz)
Castro (feat. Kanye West, Big Sean, Quavo & 2 Chainz)
42,221,886 3:40 2016-12-23
Jesus Is Lord
Jesus Is Lord
41,650,444 0:49 2019-10-25
Sanctified
Sanctified
40,589,289 4:50 2014-01-01
Diamonds From Sierra Leone
Diamonds From Sierra Leone
40,446,135 3:58 2005-01-01
Pussy Print (feat. Kanye West)
Pussy Print (feat. Kanye West)
39,539,890 3:35 2016-07-21
School Spirit
School Spirit
39,239,164 3:02 2004-02-10
BEG FORGIVENESS
BEG FORGIVENESS
39,038,225 6:09 2024-02-09
Donda
Donda
37,687,929 2:08 2021-08-29
Bad News
Bad News
37,381,219 3:59 2008-11-24
PROBLEMATIC
PROBLEMATIC
36,532,354 3:15 2024-02-09
Breathe In Breathe Out
Breathe In Breathe Out
36,164,368 4:07 2004-02-10
Made In America
Made In America
36,130,127 4:52 2011-08-08
KEYS TO MY LIFE
KEYS TO MY LIFE
36,034,466 2:54 2024-02-09
That's My Bitch
That's My Bitch
35,822,685 3:23 2011-08-08
Figure it Out
Figure it Out
35,593,023 4:00 2016-05-02
Figure It Out
Figure It Out
35,593,023 4:00 2016-02-19
Who Will Survive In America - Album Version (Edited)
Who Will Survive In America - Album Version (Edited)
34,119,660 1:38 2010-01-01
Good Night
Good Night
33,780,502 3:07 2007-09-11
Diamonds - Remix
Diamonds - Remix
33,766,972 4:48 2012-09-28
Late
Late
32,871,409 3:50 2005-01-01
Welcome To The Jungle
Welcome To The Jungle
32,819,366 2:54 2011-08-08
Junya pt 2
Junya pt 2
31,365,758 3:03 2021-08-29
Ok Ok
Ok Ok
31,000,189 3:25 2021-11-14
Ok Ok pt 2
Ok Ok pt 2
31,000,189 3:25 2021-08-29
My Way Home
My Way Home
30,989,894 1:43 2005-01-01
I'll Fly Away
I'll Fly Away
30,781,446 1:10 2004-02-10
Coldest Winter
Coldest Winter
30,567,138 2:27 2023-12-05
Crack Music
Crack Music
30,283,484 4:31 2005-01-01
HOODRAT
HOODRAT
29,620,045 3:43 2024-02-09
New God Flow
New God Flow
29,607,076 4:55 2012-01-01
Rock N Roll (feat. Kanye West & Kid Cudi)
Rock N Roll (feat. Kanye West & Kid Cudi)
29,291,477 3:54 2022-04-22
Graduation Day
Graduation Day
28,851,908 1:22 2004-02-10
Donda Chant
Donda Chant
27,526,394 0:52 2021-08-29
Tell The Vision
Tell The Vision
27,268,782 1:44 2021-08-29
Bring Me Down
Bring Me Down
26,886,933 3:19 2005-01-01
I Wish You Would
I Wish You Would
26,821,255 3:57 2012-01-01
Thank You
Thank You
26,606,476 4:00 2013-01-01
Celebration
Celebration
26,387,314 3:18 2005-01-01
Hurry
Hurry
25,709,680 2:54 2018-06-23
KING
KING
25,534,577 2:37 2024-02-09
Can't Stop (feat. Kanye West)
Can't Stop (feat. Kanye West)
23,999,986 4:52 2014-10-27
Start It Up
Start It Up
23,908,738 4:50 2010-01-01
Still Dreaming
Still Dreaming
23,693,491 3:38 2006-12-19
Cops Shot The Kid
Cops Shot The Kid
23,298,804 2:48 2018-06-15