Kanye West, also known as Yeezy, is one of the worlds most popular songwriters and fashion designers. In the third grade, West began his career as an artist by rapping and writing music. Music was always a part of his life, but took over when he dropped out of the American Academy of Art to pursue his career as a rapper. Kanye has dropped a plethora of albums that have gone platinum such as The College Dropout, Late Registration, and Graduation. Aside from music, West has proven to be an icon of the fashion world. His work as a designer has varied from brands like Louie Vuitton to others such as Nike and Adidas. Kanye’s most notable work in the fashion industry has come with Adidas, creating today’s most expensive sneaker, the “Yeezy Boost”. This sneaker sells at outrageous prices of $1000+ and is arguably the most worshiped sneaker in the world. His iconic status in both the music industry and fashion world proves that Kanye West is a true visionary.