Shawn Corey Carter, known by his stage name Jay-Z, is an American rapper, record producer, and entrepreneur. He is one of the most financially successful hip-hop artists and entrepreneurs in America.
Jay-Z Net Worth Forbes Total Income/Salary
Born: December 4, 1969 (age 43), Brooklyn, New York, United States
Jay-Z Net Worth Forbes Total Income/Salary Monthly Yearly & Earning Per Day Week:
- Earnings: $42 M As of June 2013
Source of Wealth: Music, self-made
Residence: New York, NY
Country of Citizenship: United States
Marital Status: Married
- It seemed it might be tough to top the series of events that placed Jay-Z near the top of our list last year when wife Beyoncé gave birth to Blue Ivy, the couple’s first child, and he and pal Kanye West brought Watch the Throne into the world. This year the rapper didn’t disappoint, welcoming the Nets to Brooklyn before deciding to dump his stake in the team (but not their stadium) in order to open his own sports agency.