According to Forbes, superstar couple, Jay Z and Beyonce’s net worth has climbed to $1.16 billion dollars.
Jay Z, whose real name is Shawn Carter, has built a reputation as a business mogul, investing in Uber, Roc Nation, “Arrive” which is focused on young startups, streaming music industry with Tidal, etc.
Beyoncé, who also owns a stake in Tidal, has launched a clothing brand, Ivy Park, and runs her own management company, Parkwood Entertainment.
Jay Z accounts for most of it: $810 million, according to the magazine’s latest “Richest In Hip-Hop” ranking but beaten by Sean Diddy Combs.
Beyoncé’s wealth is put at $350 million in Forbes’ “America’s Richest Self-Made women” list but placed on the 46th position topped by Little Caesars co-founder, Marian Ilitch (who’s worth $5.1 billion).
Written by Clement Oluwasegun