Get to know Kanye West, the man who won Kim Kardashian's heart.
Kanye West is about to get married for the first time. When the rhyme spitter swaps vows with reality TV diva Kim Kardashian, it'll be her third trip down the aisle and hopefully this time will be the charm for her. He will be officially off the market and finally a husband.
As the father of her daughter North and the man who helped Kim gain respect from the high fashion world, something she sought but was continuously denied, and as the person who taught her how not to lay her cards face up on the table all the time, something tells us that Kimye are the real deal and have what it takes to last.
We're not kidding ourselves -- Hollywood marriages have incredibly short shelf lives. But Kanye and Kim seem to be a yin-yang pairing and they come across as quite capable of going the distance.
We've unearthed eight amazing facts about the rapper, many of which indicate why he was able to land Kim, to father her child and to get her to wed once again, especially since her most recent marriage was a media train wreck that ended with Kim getting egg on her pretty face.