In the race to a billion got my face to the ceiling Got my knees on the floor please Lord forgive him.
According to a new Forbes cover story, JAY-Z is the first hip-hop artist to become a billionaire. In a detailed article, the publication breaks down how JAY’s fortune and assets “conservatively totals $1 billion.”
His most valuable assets is his holding in Armand de Brignac champagne, which is worth about $310 million.
Next is his stakes in Tidal and D’Ussé, which are both worth about $100 million. His stakes in Roc Nation and his music catalog are both worth about $75 million. He has about $200 million in investments. He also has a considerable amount of real estate and art.
Back in 2014, it was reported that Dr. Dre surpassed the billion mark. That actually ended up not being accurate.
Head to Forbes to see the breakdown.