Kanye West Performs For Chicago Students
Posted on Wed Jun 9, 2010 02:15 PM PDT

west200.jpgCHICAGO, Illinois (X17online) - Kanye West has rewarded three Chicago Public Schools with a mini-concert. The shows were provided by The Kanye West Foundation's Stay in School program.

Farragut Career Academy, John Marshall Metropolitan and Percy L. Julian all were payed a visit by West ... rewarding the students for improving their behavior, attendance and grades. It also happened to be Kanye's 33rd birthday.

In previous years, event organizers would bring the kids to House of Blues and Chicago Theatre, but this time organizers say that West wanted something more intimate.

In front of over 1,600 students, West performed hits like Touch the Sky, Good Life and Power. Also part of the show, Lupe Fiasco and Common.