Kanye West is a single man after seven years of marriage to Kim Kardashian. Now that the ink is drying on the pair’s divorce, the daddy of 4 has seemingly moved on with a fellow A-lister: Russian-born mannequin Irina Shayk.
But Kardashian and Shayk are removed from Yeezy’s first high-profile companions. Check out a timeline of West’s dating history under.
West’s high-school sweetheart Sumeke Rainey was by the rapper’s aspect throughout his music trade come-up.
On his 2004 track “Never Let Me Down,” West rapped of promising Rainey’s father that he’d marry her. The union by no means got here to fruition, nonetheless, and the pair cut up quickly after he discovered fame.
West started dating designer Alexis Phifer casually in 2002, earlier than breaking apart in 2004 solely to reunite in 2006. The second time round, West popped the query, however the couple broke off their engagement in 2008, citing a battle together with his life on the highway.
Their second cut up additionally got here shortly after West’s mom, Donda West, died of complications following a number of beauty surgical procedure procedures.
The “College Dropout” artist dated former MTV assistant and aspiring actress Brooke Crittendon throughout his temporary cut up from Phifer. She accompanied the rapper and his mom to the 2006 Grammys in February, however the pair cut up by June.
Following his damaged engagement to Phifer, West started dating Philadelphia stripper-turned-model, Amber Rose. Their 2008-2010 relationship was closely coated by the press, as was their split.
More not too long ago, Rose slammed the concept that she “soaked up” any constructive affect from her well-known ex, claiming she felt “bullied” by him.
Model Selita Ebanks briefly dated the musician in 2010, strolling a number of pink carpets with the Grammy winner. She additionally starred in his 2010 music video for “Runaway.”
While Kanye initially met spouse Kim in 2003, they selected to stay simply pals whereas dating different folks for a number of years. Following West’s cut up from Rose and Kardashian’s cut up from NFL star Reggie Bush, the pair dated quietly till going public with their relationship in 2012.
Soon after the birth of eldest daughter North, West proposed to the brand new mother in October 2013, getting down on one knee at AT&T Stadium in San Francisco.
The couple wed on May 24, 2014, in Florence, Italy.
Adding one other mannequin to his dating history, West got together with Irina Shayk following his split from Kardashian, sources confirmed to Page Six.
“Kanye and Irina are seeing each other. It’s casual at the moment, but they are into each other,” one insider shared. “It’s been going on for a few weeks now.”
The couple have an expert history: Shayk appeared within the rapper’s 2010 music video for “Power” and walked in his Paris Fashion Week present two years later. West additionally shouted out the mannequin in his 2010 track “Christian Dior Denim Flow.”.