Haven’t we all admired Beyoncé and Jay Z beyond everything? They are a true power couple we all drool over. The rapper and singer have been dominating the music industry for so long now! But how much are they really worth? This article will tell you more than that.
Beyonce and Jay Z History
Beyoncé Giselle Knowles Carter, born in texas on September 04,1981, was brought up by her parents Celestine and Mathew Knowles. She earned her recognition in the music record of ‘Destiny’s child’ along with her sister Solange. Back in high school she was selected for the church choir.
Jay Z, (or Shawn Corey Carter) on the other hand was born in Brooklyn, New York. He was brought up by his single mother, Gloria, with his 3 siblings after their father left them. He attended the high school in Brooklyn until it closed down. Gloria gifted him a boom box for his birthday which caused a spark in Shawn’s music taste. However, he changed his name to Jay Z with respect to the mentor who changed his life, Jay-O
Beyonce and Jay Z Career
Beyoncé career Kickstarter was Destiny’s child in 1996, and released the album in 1997 to give a worldwide hit song ‘No, No, No’. However, after a while, Beyoncé went forward for her solo career as a singer releasing her first solo album ‘Dangerously in love’ in 2003. She also showed us a glimpse of herself in movies like Pink Panther (2006) and Epic (2013).
From selling records, while he was unsigned, to finding ‘Roc-a-fella’, Jay Z shot up to the top priority list of the billboards. That’s when he released his debut ‘Reasonable doubts’ in 1996. He even has a record for most number ones from a solo artist.
Beyonce and Jay Z Net Worth: 2020
Beyoncé has a net worth of 500 million dollars while 50 year old Jay Z has a net worth of 1 billion dollars making him the first rapper to be on the top billionaires list. This makes a total of 1.5 billion dollars of worth for the power couple.
Beyonce and Jay Z Achievements
Bey has had an entire 993 nominations and 414 winnings of awards throughout Grammy’s and billboards. Here is a list of few of her awards-
- Beyoncé – International artist award (2007)
- Beyoncé – Favorite Soul/R&B Female Artist (2009, 2011, 2012, 2014…)
- The formation world tour -Tour of the year (2016)
- Mi Gente (Remix) (J Balvin and Willy William featuring Beyoncé – Most Performed Urban Songs (2018)
And the list goes on…
On the other hand, Jay Z has over 400 nominations and 249 wins! A few of them are as follows-
- Jay-Z – R&B Albums Artist of the Year (1998, 1999)
- Fiesta – Top R&B/hip-hop single of the year (2001)
- The Carters -Top R&B Tour/ Top Rap Tour (2019)
And many more!!
The Net Worth of Beyoncé and Jay Z (2020) Is 1.5 Billion Dollars.