As of 2012, West has won a total of eighteen Grammy Awards, making him one of the most awarded artists of all-time.
My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy becoming his fourth consecutive No. 1 album in the U.S. upon release.
West has had 5 songs exceed 3 million in digital sales as of July 2011
"Gold Digger" selling 3,086,000
"Stronger" selling 4,402,000
"Heartless" selling 3,742,000
"E.T." selling over 4,000,000
"Love Lockdown" selling over 3,000,000
placing him third in overall digital sales of the past decade.
He has sold over 30 million digital songs in the United States.
STILL A SCUM BAG
An analysis of federal tax filings reveals that in 2010, the Kanye West Foundation
had expenditures totaling $572,383, with the majority going to salaries and other overhead expenses. Meanwhile, the charity gave nothing
to charity that year. According to its tax return, West's foundation made precisely $0 in contributions, gifts and grants. And this isn't the first time the Kanye West Foundation has given celebrity charities a bad rap.
In 2009, it was slightly more frugal, spending $553,826 - but of that amount, just $583 went toward charitable endeavors.
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