Written by: JustDiya
Oh, so they RICH rich?
You know your money is long when you’re competing with one of Hip Hops greatest like Jay-Z himself. On Tuesday, Forbes Magazine released their annual ‘Top 10 Wealthiest Celebrities List” for 2018. This year, the fifth spot was tied at $900 million between two individuals with completely opposite professions. The successful, 21-year-old Kylie Jenner made the list as the youngest self-made billionaire. Her coins generate from her successful cosmetic company ‘Kylie Cosmetics’ that she solely owns. According to Forbes– the company racked $630 million since it’s launch.
Rapper and businessman Jay-Z has a resume longer than most with his successful rap career, ties to the alcohol industry with brands Armand de Brignac champagne and D’Ussé cognac. Let’s not forget his prominent roles with entertainment company Roc Nation and the popular streaming service Tidal. The 49-year-old has been around long enough to earn his stripes in the business.
Check out the other high-paid celebs that made the list below:
1. George Lucas — $5.4 billion
2. Steven Spielberg — $3.7 billion
3. Oprah Winfrey — $2.8 billion
4. Michael Jordan — $1.7 billion
5. JAY-Z — $900 million
5. Kylie Jenner — $900 million
7. David Copperfield — $875 million
8. Diddy — $825 million
9. Tiger Woods — $800 million
9. James Patterson — $800 million