When did Kanye West release his debut album? Kanye West released his debut album College Dropout on February 10, 2004
Ye, fka as Kanye West, released his debut album College Dropout on February 10, 2004. The album was the culmination of a series of dramatic events including a near-death car accident. It included the tracks “Through the Wire”, “Jesus Walks”, “All Falls Down”, and “Slow Jamz”- among others.
The album won Best Rasp Album at the Grammy's and was nominated for Album of the Year. It is West's most commercially successful album and a rap classic.