Dude with the smooth flow, killer beats, fearless nature, entrepreneurial spirit, and charisma/arrogance-by-design that has taken him straight to the top of the game. Doesn't pretend to be gangsta, is always honest in his rhymes, and has the Midas touch. Every song he writes or produces is good enough to be a single. That's why his debut album outsold 50 Cent's Get Rich or Die Tryin'.
Nobody can touch Kanye West's skills as a writer/producer/director/performer.