Lots of rappers have received degrees, and there are those that didn’t quite make it to the finish line. Sometimes between completing a college education and building a rap career work, the latter is victorious.
That’s not a diss, by the way. Kanye West is one of rap’s best known college dropouts who left to follow his dreams, and look where it led him. The entire College Dropout album is proof that Ye’s story connected to lots of people just like the Chicago MC.