Kanye West, Rihanna, & JAY-Z Make Forbes Billionaires Listing
Kanye West, JAY-Z, and Rihanna are within the billionaires membership.
The superstars rank among the many 2,668 billionaires throughout the globe who made Forbes‘ 2022 World’s Billionaires listing.
Ye is available in at No. 1,513 on the annual listing, up greater than 200 spots from his place final yr. His $2 billion fortune is credited largely to his profitable Yeezy partnership with adidas in addition to his 10-year cope with Hole.
Nevertheless, Ye claims the quantity is simply too low and that his precise price is within the ballpark of $7 billion. Based on The Blast, the rap tycoon feels Forbes is making an attempt to “management and diminish him even at the price of their very own integrity.”
The previous Mrs. West, Kim Kardashian, additionally makes the listing at No. 1,645, leaping 1,000 spots from her 2021 place. Her $1.8 billion internet price is due partially to the success of her cosmetics and shapewear empire.
Barbados’ first billionaire, Rihanna, earns her first entry on the billionaires listing at No. 1,729 ($1.7 billion), because of her Fenty Magnificence cosmetics line and Savage X Fenty lingerie enterprise.
Hip-hop’s first billionaire, JAY-Z, follows at No. 2,076. His $1.4 billion fortune consists of his Roc Nation empire and the 2021 gross sales of his Armand de Brignac champagne to LVMH and TIDAL to Sq., Inc.
The highest 5 consists of Warren Buffet (No. 5, $118 billion), Invoice Gates (No. 4, $129 billion), Bernard Arnault (No. 3, $158 billion), Jeff Bezos (No. 2, $171 billion), and Elon Musk, who tops the listing for the primary time with $219 billion.