Shawn Corey Carter better known as Jay-Z, an American rapper, songwriter and, record executive, is undeniably one of the most successful entertainer in the world.
In the hip-hop world, Jay-Z is considered a demi-god who has paid his dues and is enjoying the fruit of his hard work.
From a talented musician to a business executive and billionaire, JayZ has proven his worth and also carved his name in the sands of time.
Outside of his musical career, Jay-Z has also attained significant success and media attention for his career as a businessman. In 1999, he founded the clothing retailer Rocawear, and in 2003, he founded the luxury sports bar chain 40/40 Club.
Both businesses have grown to become multi-million dollar corporations, and allowed Jay-Z to fund the start-up for the entertainment company Roc Nation, which was founded in 2008. In 2015, he acquired the tech company Aspiro and took charge of their media streaming service Tidal.
For those of you who do not have an idea of what his “billions” entail, here is a breakdown of what the superstar is worth, in details.