Jay Z is a famous American rapper, occasionally becomes an actor and also a successful business man. His complete name is Shawn Carter.
Jay Z net worth is made of distinct income.
Jay Z knows the basics of an effective business and this represents in his gains as well as the manner which he does contracts with others, for example he sold Rocawear clothing label for 204 millions of dollars in 2007. Further Jay Z net worth has grown with millions from his successful biography which was named “Empire State of Mind” which was about being successful and making your quality of life better. Also Jay Z is a co-founder of Roc-A-Fella records where he started his record carrier.
Jay Z not only sings, but also comes with an power to make lyrics in his head. He’s played in different pictures, like; Back Stage, State Property, Streets is Watching, Paper Soldiers and Fade to Black. Fade to Black is a documentary about Jay Z’s livelihood.
Jay Z has a clubs in nyc, Atlantic City and Chicago called 40/40. Besides his successful carrier Jay Z is involved in organization in assisting people to know about the water deficit. He also has donated 1 million of dollars to victims of Hurricane Katrina.
Regardless of the truth that his childhood was rather hard Jay Z made it. His father abandoned him, because he was involved in drugs, Jay Z changed plenty of schools while he was young but the love for music never left him. When his mother bought him boom box as a birthday present he began to create his own style of hip hop.
In 2002 Jay Z began to work with Beyonce to the song Bonnie & Clyde” and latter on her success Crazy in Love”. Hence he appeared with Beyonce on stage during her shows. Their union continued not just in show business but in real life also. They got married and Jay Z net worth rose even more. Now their family has a lovely daughter named Blue Ivy.Rapper and entrepreneur Jay Z was born Shawn Corey Carter on December 4, 1969. He grew up in Marcy Houses housing project in the Bedford Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn. He is married to Beyonce Knowles, and they have one daughter, Blue Ivy. They are now living in a penthouse apartment in Manhattan.
Jay Z became known for his hip-hop music, and has released 12 albums that have sold 50 million copies globally. But the majority of his wealth comes from his business deals. He’s a co founder of Roc-A-Fella records and the Rocawear clothing line. He founded Roc Nation in a $150 million deal with Live Nation, and sold Rocawear for $204 million. He possessed a position in the Brooklyn Nets NBA team, which he recently sold as a way to sign NBA players along with his new sports agency, Roc Nation Sports, founded in April 2013. From way back its foundation, Roc Nation Sports has already signed top level talent like baseball player Robinson Cano, basketball player Kevin Durant, and WNBA player Skylar Diggins.
Jay Z’s wages in 2012 was $38 million, according to Forbes. Yet, his wages has been substantially higher in years when he has toured; in 2010 it was $63 million and in 2008 it was $82 million. Along with his salary, he’s income from various business deals and endorsement deals with companies like Duracell and Reebok. Jay Z’s entire net worth is approximately $475 million.
Jay Z (real name Shawn Corey Carter) was created on December 4, 1969 in Brooklyn, New York in the Bedford neighborhood. He lived together with his mom, Gloria Carter, and sibs. Being raised by a single mother in the projects was hard for him. Rapping became a means for him to make do in a youthful age and escape the realities of his life.
Jay Z married singer Beyonce Knowles in New York City in April 2008. Jay Z prefers to keep his private life peaceful. His marriage to Beyonce was quite low key and he made sure to have additional protection from paparazzi when Blue Ivy was created.
In 1989, Jay Z recorded a song with rapper Jazo called “The Originators.” It appeared on Yo! MTV Raps. In 1996, Jay Z and his buddies began their very own record label. Soon after, he released his first album Reasonable Doubt. It was his first breakthrough to the mainstream. He was viewed as a rising star using plenty of possibility. In 1998, he struck gold along with his album Vol 2… Hard Knock Life. The song skyrocketed to the top of the charts and went to get a Grammy nomination. In 2003, Jay Z took a break from rapping but came back in 2006 together with his album Kingdom Come. Since then, he’s collaborated with other rappers like Kanye West to mention a few and has released numerous hit records.
In 2013, Jay Z was estimated to have made 43 million dollars. As of June, he had made 60 million dollars in 2014.