Jay Z Is 1st Hip Hop Billionaire

June 3, 2019

Brian Ach / Stringer

According to Forbes, Jay Z is officially a billionaire making him the first hip hop artist to ever to reach this financial status.

For years everyone has wondered who would be the first to become rapper tuned billionaire. Diddy? Jay Z? Well Jay Z just did it and has officially made history again!

Forbes broke down the rappers major assets, which are as follows:

  • Armand de Brignac champagne ($310 million)
  • Cash and investments including a stake in Uber worth an estimated $70 million ($220 million)
  • D’Ussé cognac ($100 million)
  • Tidal streaming service ($100 million)
  • Roc Nation ($75 million)
  • Music catalog ($75 million)
  • Art collection ($70 million)
  • Real estate ($50 million)

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