Jay-Z Net Worth and Biography

According to Forbes, Jay Z net worth is $ 2.5 billion as on March 5, 2024. This article will help you to know more about Jay Z's career, early life, biography, and other information in detail.

Are you wondering to know about Jay Z? Jay Z is a well-known and richest American music producer, businessman, and rapper who is commonly known as Shawn Corey Carter. Today, Jay Z is considered the most influential and number-one hip-hop artist. With the help of his business, he has become the top hip-hop billionaire. 

More so, he has a different and unique style than others which helps him to become more popular. He was the founder of multimillion-dollar successful companies such as the 40/40 club and Rocawear. Along with this, Jay Z is the world’s best-selling music artist, who won 24 Grammy awards with over 125 million records sold.

Jay-Z Net Worth

Jay Z is the most successful man who has around $ 2.5 billion net worth. He makes huge money from his business and works in the music industry. Jay Z made $ 81 million from 2018 to 2019. In 2019, Jay Z became a billionaire due to his successful business that involves touring, sales numbers, products, sponsorships, and many others.

Below is a record of Jay  Z’s net worth from the last five years

  Net worth in 2024$ 2.5 billion
  Net worth in 2023$ 2.5 billion
  Net worth in 2022$ 1 billion
  Net worth in 2021$ 900 million
  Net worth in 2020$ 750 million
  Net worth in 2019$ 600 million

Jay Z assets (Houses and cars)

Jay Z lives a luxurious lifestyle in today’s era. He lives in a luxurious apartment in Manhattan that is worth $ 6.85 million. Also, Jay Z rented a summer house in Hamptons, which rates $ 400,000 monthly. Besides, Jay Z has many expensive cars like GMC Yukon, Tesla Model S, Bugatti Veyron, Mercedes-Benz, Mclaren SLR, Ferrari F430 Spider, Mercedes Benz Sprinter, Rolls Royce Phantom, and several others. Also Check Rihana Net Worth

Jay Z biography

  Name   Jay Z
  Date of Birth and Place  December 4, 1969, New York
  Nationality  American
  Height  1.88 m
  Father’s name of Jay Z   Adness Reeves
  Mother’s name of Jay Z  Gloria Carter
  Spouse’s name of Jay Z  Beyonce
  Name of Jay Z’s child  Blue Ivy Carter (Daughter)
  Net worth  $ 2.5 billion

Jay Z’s Early life

Jay Z was born in New York, the US, on December 4, 1969. He grew up with his sisters in the Marcy houses. He has three siblings; two sisters named Andrea and Michelle and one brother named Eric Carter. He was interested in music work from an earlier age.

Besides this, Jay Z completed his education at Eli Whitney high school in New York, US. After that, he did not go to college because he pursued his music career. He wanted to become a successful music producer and artist.

Jay Z career

Jay Z started his career and appeared on Yo! MTV rapped in 1989. His 1st debut was released by his company Roc-A-Fella. In 1996, he released his 1st debut song, Reasonable doubt. After this song, he was in the spotlight and gained much fame. Plus, Jay Z released the album. The black album and Kingdom came in 2006 and 2007, respectively. Later, he released two more albums named Blueprint 3 and American gangster.

Jay Z Business ventures

In 1999, Jay Z and Damon Dash co-founded the sportswear label Rocawear, which helped him to become rich. He made more than $ 50 million in sales. But after the disagreement, he sold the company to Iconix Brand group in 2007. Still, he has a modest investment in the company. Moreover, he also becomes the main shareholder of a music streaming service Tidal which has been around up to $ 600 million. Check Here Kanye West Net Worth

Jay Z Music Royalties

Jay Z is considered the highest-earning and well-known music artist, with an annual income of more than $ 100 million. His income mainly comes from several music platforms such as Apple Music, Spotify, Amazon, Apple Music, YouTube, and others.

Spotify$ 27 million
Amazon$ 13 million
Apple Music$ 21 million
YouTube$ 9 million
Other companies$ 47 million

Jay Z’s Personal Life

Jay Z got married to the most famous American singer and influencer named, Beyonce. They have been blessed with a girl named Blue Ivy Carter. He is living a good lifestyle with his family. Jay and Beyonce are considered the most powerful couple in the US, with a combined net worth of $ 1.6 billion.

Jay Z’s career highlights

  • Best male Hip-hop artist, BET awards
  • Favourite Rap/Hip-hop artist, American music awards
  • Video of the year, BET awards
  • Lyricist of the year, BET hip-hop awards
  • MVP of the year, BET hip-hop awards
  • Hustler of the year, BET Hip-hop awards
  • Rap artist of the year, Billboard music awards
  • Best rap solo performance, Grammy awards
  • Best international male solo artist, BRIT Awards


It is quite clear that Jay Z is the most successful and wealthy hip-hop artist worldwide. He is also an accomplished entrepreneur and social media star. More so, Jay Z inspired many people who want to be successful. That is why he is the most talented man who has gained much popularity and fans in less time with his talent.

Also Check: List of Richest Musicians in the world


How much is the net worth of Jay Z currently?

Currently, Jay Z has almost $ 2.5 billion net worth in 2024.

What is the height of Jay Z?

Jay Z has 1.87 m height.

What is the current age of Jay Z?

Now, Jay Z is 53 years old

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