What is Kanye West's net worth?

Kanye West is an American producer, rapper, fashion designer, and entrepreneur. As of this writing, Kanye West's net worth is $6.6 billion.

Kanye gained widespread fame upon the release of his 2004 album The College Dropout. Today he is one of the most successful and awarded musicians on the planet with 21

Grammy wins out of 69 nominations. In recent years he has pivoted away from music towards the business world. His Yeezy/Adidas partnership has earned West a sizable fortune.

In recent years Kanye has earned at least $100 million per year from his various endeavors. 

The vast majority of his earnings have come from royalties and other earnings related to his Yeezy brand and Adidas partnership.

Yeezy separately owns his own Yeezy apparel line outright 100% but earns a royalty on the sales which are north of $1.5 billion per year.

 According to several private bank estimates Yeezy is a $4 – $5 billion brand. In March 2021, a UBS valuation estimated that Yeezy adds $3-4 billion to Kanye's net worth bottom line. 

The same report estimates Kanye's deal with The Gap adds another $1 billion to West's net worth.