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Kanye West gives Forbes an insight into "billion-dollar" Yeezy shoe empire

Adidas Yeezy Boost 350 Oxford Tan Kanye West Says He's Building Low-Income Housing Inspired By Star Wars
Hannah Rogers | 11 July, 2019, 17:57

A quick Swiffer isn't going to cut it in Kanye West and Kim Kardashian West's massive, all-white mansion.

Swift last topped Forbes' Celebrity 100 list in 2016, when her pre-tax earnings were calculated to be $170 million (£136 million).

Now, the rapper shares that he's only getting started with regards to his creative ventures. "There's a little bit of Lamborghini in everything I do".

Sci-fi associations aside, this is in no way a surprising development from West, who has a longstanding fascination with design, architects, and architecture in general, and has stated his intentions to draft buildings of his own multiple times. He says that the algae would eventually biodegrade in landfills or it could be put in contact with a certain bacteria for immediate biodegradation.

West is personally involved in the project, overseeing a team that is putting together the designs for the low cost homes.

According to a new Forbes cover story about the rapper's business endeavors, West's Yeezy sneaker line, now with Adidas, is a billion-dollar enterprise.

Now, it looks like Kanye is giving to the homeless, in a grand, Star Wars fashion.

Lucasfilm's latest release, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, premieres December 20, 2019.

As detailed in West's recent Forbes interview, writer Zack O'Malley Greenburg took a tour of the Hidden Hills mansion and revealed that the specially designed floors in the couple's unique home need some very particular upkeep. "And there's a lot of people that have been called that "C" word that have ended up on this cover".

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