16 Lesser Known Facts We Learned From Kanye West’s Wikipedia Page

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He Was Actually Born In Atlanta

That’s right—Chi Town’s number one son isn’t actually a native of the Windy City; Kanye was actually born in Atlanta, where his father Ray was a photojournalist and Christian counselor and his mother Donda was English professor at Clark Atlanta University. He only moved to Chicago at the age of three when his parents divorced.

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  • jay Deluca

    Fuck kanye fuckin lame u cant make a “HOE” a house wife dumbass didnt the chronic 2001 tell u this…..RAy- j hit it first Humpries who else…lmao stuppid kanye BOZO

  • jay deluca

    Fuck kanye HEY BOZO WEST u cant make a “HOE” a housewife dumbasssss ray-hit first then chris..lol

    • Cocaine Howie

      I’m sure he’ll read this and get back to you about it soon.

  • Zander

    Shouldn’t XXL be able to get information about rappers from places other than Wikipedia? If I wanted to learn about what Kanye’s wiki page says, I’ll go to Wikipedia. Try to be original, XXL.