Beyoncé and Jay-Z are a power couple in the music industry. Together, they are reportedly worth more than $1 billion. Beyoncé’s net worth is $450 million and Jay Z’s net worth is $560 million.
Jay-Z and Beyoncé’s house is in Indian Creek, FL. The 7-bed, 8-bath, 7,888 square-foot house has a pool and 2 partial bathrooms. The property was built in 1991 and was listed for $9.3 million.
Both rose to fame during the 1990s with their own success, then worked together on several songs beginning in 2002. They married in 2008 and had their first child in 2012, Blue Ivy.
Beyoncé, whose full name is Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter, was a member of Girl’s Tyme, and later Destiny’s Child. There were several members of Destiny’s Child, but the group eventually had three members – Beyoncé, Michelle Williams and Kelly Rowland. Destiny’s Child sold more than 50 million records worldwide. Beyonce’s younger sister Solange is also a singer and her father Matthew Knowles quit his job during her youth to be her manager.
In addition to releasing several solo albums, Beyonce has had several role as an actress, including Austin Powers, Obsessed, Cadillac Records and Dreamgirls. She also has had several endorsement deals, including Pepsi, L’Oreal, Samsung, Ford, DirectTV and American Express.
Jay-Z, born Shawn Carter, is a rapper, singer, songwriter, film and record producer, actor and entrepreneur. He is the co-founder of Roc-A-Fella Records and started his own recording career with Priority Records in 1996. He also cofounded Rocawear clothing, which he sold in 2007 for $204 million. He has released more than 15 albums, all of which have gone platinum. Jay-Z also has an ownership stake in the New Jersey Nets, 40/40 Nightclubs, Def Jam Records and Arsenal Football Club.
The couple has sold a combined total of 300 million records during their careers.
By tlp333 @ 2008-11-23 17:16:27