Jay Z is the FIRST Hip-Hop artist to become a Billionaire!

Elle Evans

By Elle Evans

Elle Evans

4 Jun 2019

Jay Z has recently been titled the first Hip-Hop artist to become a Billionaire in a brand new story by Forbes Magazine.

The story analyses how Jay Z has amassed a huge $1 Billion through art collections, real estate, alcohol companies, music catalog, investments, his record label and more.

Through looking at the stakes of his companies, adding up the income and subtracting a healthy amount for his lifestyle. Forbes found that he is in-fact a very good business man “Making him one of only a handful of entertainers to become a billionaire—and the first hip-hop artist to do so”.

Click here to read the full story from Forbes.