Jay Z

United States

Jay Z Bio

Who is Jay Z

An iconic and award-winning rapper, entrepreneur and investor from United States who is regarded as the world's best-selling artists of all time. He has released numerous hit albums. He is husband of r&b singer Beyonce.

Early Life (Childhood)

Jay Z was born in Brooklyn as a Shawn Corey Carter. He was raised by his single mother Gloria Carter. Though he attended high school he used to sell Crack cocaine and has been shot for the three times.

Interesting Facts

This phenomenal rapper is world's financially privileged hip hop artist and has a magnificent net worth of $520 million. He is owner of 40/40 Club, Roc Nation and co-creator of Rocawear and Roc-A-Fella Records. He has been positioned at no#1 in  Billboard Hot 100 lead artist and Billboard 200.

Personal Life

Jay Z his married to his long time girlfriend Beyonce in April 2008. Before they had kept their relationship status low to the public. Together they are blessed with daughter,Blue Ivy Carter.


He has won numerous awards  and nominations. He kissed 21 Grammy Awards,3 American Music Awards and 2 Billboard Music Awards, Emmy Awards, BET Awards, MTV Music Awards among others.


Rumors were fuzzing that he and Beyonce had splited after finding that he cheated her because of his relationship with Rihanna. But it's was confrimed fake. He was charged and fined after finding guilty for stabbing a Rivera with a 5 inch blade in a album release party.