American rapper Jay-Z becomes Hip-Hop’s first billionaire before American producer Dr. Dre.
In 2014, Dr. Dre posted a video on Facebook claiming he was Hip-Hop’s first billionaire after he sold Beats, the high-end headphones and streaming music service, to Apple. However, he spoke too soon.
According to TMZ.com, a rep from American Business Magazine, Forbes, said after the $3.2 Billion Apple deal was to be finalized, the rap mogul would not have generic levitra vardenafil hit the billion dollar mark. Apparently, after state and federal taxes, Dr. Dre would’ve been worth $800 million.
Now, according to Forbes, the title is secured by Jay-Z.
The American business magazine highlighted the various businesses that Jay-Z either owns or has a stake in, including a $70 million stake in Uber, his ownership of the streaming service Tidal, his $70 million art collection, his ownership of the Roc Nation sports management company, $50 million in assorted real estate holdings and
his music catalogue And being married to superstar Beyonce, worth an estimated $355 million herself.
Jay-Z has over 30 albums. The first being ‘Reasonable Doubt’, which was released in 1996 and ‘Everything is Love’ is the last album, which was released in 2018.