The couple has served as America’s own version of royalty ever since they went public with their relationship in 2012, and basically every step they’ve made together since has been televised.
Except…do we actually know how long Kimye has been together?
The pair are not only well-matched, but also seem to be truly, madly, deeply crazy in love.
So let's take a look at how a rap genius and a reality TV star-turned-cultural icon ended up falling in love, infuriating critics, defying the odds, and breaking the Internet.
But there's always been a greater sadness that followed West around, particularly after the untimely death of his mother in 2007, and a sense that he was always searching for the right person to help rule his self-proclaimed kingdom.
"I remember I saw a picture of her and Paris Hilton," the musician told Ryan Seacrest in a radio interview, "and I remember telling my boy, ' Have you seen that girl Kim Kar-dijon?
'"February 2015Kanye performs at the Grammys for the first time in six years and sings "Only One," written for and about Nori, and conjuring up the memory of his late mother in a deeply moving display.
We present a timeline of West and Kardashian's romance — from flirting and courting to the coronation of the phenomenon known as "Kimye."2004-2006West and Kardashian meet and became friends in 2004, when she was still married to her first husband, music producer Damon Thomas.
Two years later in 2006, West saw a photo of Kardashian while vacationing with then-close friend Paris Hilton and claims that was the first time he was genuinely smitten.