What is Alexis Phifer Known for? Her Age, Height, Spouse, Salary

Who is Alexis Phifer?

American social media personality, fashion designer and stylist Alexis Phifer, was born under the zodiac sign Libra on 1 October 1976, in Los Angeles, California USA. She’s widely known for having been in a relationship with famous American rapper and businessman Kanye West from 2002 through 2004.

Education and early life

Alexis was raised in Los Angeles, but because she respects her family’s privacy, no details have been disclosed about them; it’s widely believed that her mother was a model and her father a businessman, but this is yet to be confirmed by Alexis. She’s yet to talk about having siblings, which is why some of Alexis’ fans believe her to be an only child.

She attended an elementary school in Los Angeles, and was 10 when she became passionate about fashion and modelling, after her grandmother began taking her to various fashion shows, where Alexis had an opportunity to meet various designers and models. She continued her education at a local high school, but upon matriculating in 1995 didn’t enroll at college, wanting to pursue her career.

Alexis’ career

One of Alexis’ first business endeavors was launching her own clothing line Keita, while she was then employed at the boutique agency The Vanity Group.

She eventually transitioned to being a stylist, and in June 2018, she founded her new clothing brand A-Threads.

In 2020, Alexis served as a guest fashion expert at the Grammy Awards.

Love life and relationships

It was in 2002 that Alexis and Kanye met at a party organized by a mutual friend; they went out on their first date a couple of days later, and were then in a relationship until the second half of 2004.

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The two reconciled in 2005, and became engaged in August 2006; they’d been engaged for 18 months when they broke up for unknown reasons in 2008, however, it’s widely believed that the death of Kanye’s mother Donda had something to do with it. Alexis later stated in an interview that she was sad about her and Kanye’s break up, and that she believed him to be one of the most talented people that she’d ever met.

We don’t know about other men whom Alexis has perhaps been with, but it’s widely known that she a son with a non-celebrity American man whose name remains undisclosed; Alexis seems to be single as of February 2024, and hasn’t married.

Interesting facts and hobbies

Alexis enjoys being active on the internet, and nearly 40,000 people are following her on Instagram today, while she’s shared more than 520 pictures and videos, most of which feature her promoting her clothes.

Alexis keeps in shape by working out at the gym multiple times every week, while she’s also following a strict diet.

Her two favorite colors are black and green.

Alexis is passionate about travelling, and has been all around the world, with her favorite city to visit being Paris, France.

She’s a huge fan of music and some of her favorite performers are The Weeknd, Kanye West and Lady Gaga.

One of Alexis’ favorite actresses is Angelina Jolie, and a couple of her favorite films include “The Tourist”, “Mr. and Mrs Smith” and “Maleficent”.

Net worth, height and age

Alexis’ age is 47. Her eyes and hair are brown, she’s 5ft 6ins (1.68m) tall and weighs around 120lbs (56kgs).

Alexis’ net worth’s been estimated at more than $1 million, as of February 2024, and her former boyfriend Kanye’s at over $500 million.

Who is her former boyfriend Kanye?

American rapper and businessman Kanye Omari West – aka Ye – was born under the zodiac sign Gemini on 8 June 1977, in Atlanta, Georgia USA. He’s one of the best-selling musicians of all time, as he’s sold over 160 million albums worldwide, and won 24 Grammies.

Kanye was raised in Atlanta for the first three years of his life, as his parents then divorced and he moved to Chicago, Illinois with his mother; Donda C. West was a professor of English language at Clark Atlanta University, while his father Ray West was once a member of the Marxist-Leninist and black power political organization Black Panther.

Kanye studied at Polaris School for Individual Education, but was 10 when he and his mother moved to China as she was invited to teach at Nanjing University. He’d already shown interest in the arts by that time; Kanye was five when he started writing poetry, and was nine when he began rapping. He matriculated in 1995, and then enrolled at American Academy of Art, eventually transferring to Chicago State University, but from which he dropped out aged 20.

Kanye’s journey to stardom began in the second half of the ‘90s as he ventured into the music industry as a producer; his early work included producing for artists such as Jay-Z, Alicia Keys and Ludacris, and he quickly gained recognition for his beats and unique sound.

In 2004, Kanye released his debut album “The College Dropout”, which made him popular overnight; the album was a critical and commercial success, earning widespread acclaim for its lyricism and introspective themes. Hit songs such as “Jesus Walks” and “Through the Wire” showed Kanye’s ability to blend social commentary with personal narratives, establishing him as a rising star in the hip hop industry.

With the release of his albums “Late Registration” in 2005 and “Graduation” in 2007, Kanye continued to push the boundaries of music, experimenting with diverse genres and collaborating with various artists.

Beyond his musical endeavors, Kanye’s made waves in the fashion industry with his Yeezy brand; launched in 2015, which quickly became popular with avant-garde design and high-end streetwear, disrupting the traditional boundaries of fashion and elevating Kanye to the status of a style icon. His collaborations with Adidas resulted in highly coveted sneakers that sold out within minutes of release, marking his success in both the music and fashion worlds.

Martha Clifford

As an Author at Affair Post, I lead a team in uncovering the stories of the world’s most influential personalities. My role involves diving deep into the lives of our subjects, combining accurate data with engaging narratives through every phase of the editorial process, from initial research to final publication. Our objective is to deliver comprehensive analyses of the net worth and accomplishments of pioneers in various sectors, including technology, culture, and social entrepreneurship. By integrating rigorous research with eloquent storytelling, we aim to connect our readers with exceptional individuals who are shaping our future, offering insights into their paths to success, challenges, and societal contributions.

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