Kanye West’s Dropout Bear is an iconic mascot used by Kanye West to represent him as an artist. The bear first appeared on Kanye West’s debut album “The College Dropout” in 2004. Since then, the bear has been used on various merchandise and album covers, and has become an instantly recognizable symbol of the rapper and his music. The Dropout Bear is a teddy bear wearing a graduation cap and gown, and the fitting appearance was intended to signify the rapper’s decision to drop out of college to pursue music instead. The bear has become a symbol of success for those who take risks and defy the odds.