Jay Z Net Worth

Net Worth: $1 Billion
  • Source of Wealth:

    Music, Fashion and Sports
  • Age:

  • Birth Place:

    Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • Weight:

    194 lbs ( 87.9 kg)
  • Marital Status:

    Married (Beyoncé Knowles)
  • Full Name:

    Shawn Corey Carter
  • Nationality:

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About Shawn Corey Carter

American rapper, businessman and occasional actor, Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter, has an estimated net worth of $1 billion. Embodying the rags-to-riches rap dream, Jay-Z pulled himself up by his bootstraps as a youth to eventually become the reigning rapper of New York City and, in turn, a major-label executive following his short-lived retirement from music-making.

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Jay-Z sold Rocawear clothing label for $204 million in 2007, signed 10-year $150 million Live Nation deal in 2008 and holds stakes in New Jersey Nets, 40/40 Club chain, and ad firm Translation. His memoir, Decoded, hit bookstores in November 2010; business-focused biography Empire State of Mind by Forbes' Zack O'Malley Greenburg followed in March.

He has sold approximately 100 million albums worldwide while receiving 21 Grammy Awards for his musical work, and numerous additional nominations.

Shawn Corey Carter was born on December 4, 1969, in Brooklyn, New York City, New York. He married American R&B superstar Beyoncé Knowles on April 4, 2008, and on January 7, 2012, she gave birth to their daughter, named Blue Ivy Carter, at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York. 

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Earnings 2018 $76.5 Million

Asset Dec. 2018
Purchase value of Jay-Z and Beyonce's mаnѕіоn that іnсludеѕ over 123 rooms, a private brаnсh оf “M&Ms Wоrld” along wіth a nightclub, aԛuаrіum, bowling аllеу, hоmе thеаtеr, 27 bаthrооmѕ, 14 bеdrооmѕ, ѕwіmmіng pools, a tеnnіѕ соurt and сіtruѕ orchard
Ticket Sales Oct. 2018
Ticket sales of Jay-Z's On the Run II Tour (approximately 2,169,049 tickets sold)
Earnings Sep. 2018
Sports agents commissions from Roc Nation Sports for the year 2018
Asset Jan. 2018
Purchase value of Jay-Z's Mercedes Benz and Maybach Excelor
Asset Jan. 2018
Purchase value of Jay-Z's home in Westchester County, New York

Earnings 2017 $42 Million

Event Dec. 2017
Money Jay-Z spent on a bottle of champagne for Christmas dinner
Ticket Sales Oct. 2017
Ticket sales of the 4:44 Tour (approximately 426,441 tickets sold)
Record Sales Jun. 2017
Record sales of the album 4:44 (approximately 2 million copies sold)
Contract May. 2017
A ten-year contract with Live Nation
Asset Jan. 2017
Purchase value of Jay-Z's Ferrari F430 Spider, Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport, Bombardier Challenger 850, Pagani Zonda F, Hublot Big Bang Watch and Ace of Spades Champagne
Asset Jan. 2017
Purchase value of Jay-Z's Trump Tower apartment
Sale of Asset 2017
Estimated amount of Tidal's 33% stake sold to Sprint
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