Graduation is the third studio album by rapper Kanye West, released September 11, 2007 on Roc-A-Fella Records. The title of the album follows the college theme of Kanye West's previous two studio albums, The College Dropout and Late Registration. The album artwork was designed by Takashi Murakami. Graduation won three Grammy Awards, including Best Rap Album, thereby making West the only artist other than Eminem to win three Best Rap Album Grammys. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.