“I smartened up… opened the market up… 1 million- 2 million- 3 million- 4… in 18 months… 80 million more! Now add that number up with the one I said before… you are now looking at one smart black boy….” – JAY-Z
Even though Jay-Z was a high school drop out he was always one smart black boy! Many of us know Jay-Z from his music but his business smarts & expertise is why his net worth is $810 million and growing! Every move Jay-Z makes is a power move that’s geared towards more revenue, growth, and positions to level up!
This year alone Jay-Z racked up $200 million by selling 33% of his Tidal music streaming company to Sprint telephone company which was a brilliant business move considering the music streaming industry is growing fast and on the rise. Plus I don’t know if you’ve noticed but Roc Nation has been inking deals with all the hottest artist, entertainers, entrepreneurs, and athletes! Jay-Z has made plenty of power moves with his power house Roc Nation label with it’s latest being a $75 million buyout between Birdman and Jay-Z for Lil Wayne’s contract!
In addition to Jay-Z’s music career where he earned a Grammy Award, BET Awards, American Music Awards, and MTV Awards Jay-Z co-founded the Shawn Carter Scholarship Fund with his mother that helps the urban youth attend and graduate from college! Jay-Z is a self made multi-millionaire that created a power circle of millionaires around him by giving his family, love ones, friends, and business associates jobs & positions that allowed them to grow with him and his businesses.
Oh Yeahhh! Did We mention he’s married to super pop star Diva Beyoncé whom gave birth to his precious 5 year old daughter Blue Ivy Carter and they’re expecting twins soon, and they hit they just hit billionaire mark as a couple? WHO YOU KNOW LIKE HOV!!!
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