WENN – Mar 19, 2021 / 7:41 am | Story: 328434
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Kanye West has turn into the richest Black man in U.S. historical past, with a reported internet price of $6.6 billion.
The brand new complete has been reported by Bloomberg and sees West soar previous the likes of investor and businessman Robert F Smith and basketball legend Michael Jordan.
Simply three years in the past, the Gold Digger rapper claimed he was $53 million in debt, however in 2020, Forbes reported he had turn into a billionaire due to his profitable attire and Adidas sneaker model, Yeezy, and a brand new multi-year contract with clothes retailer Hole.
In keeping with editors at Bloomberg, West’s Yeezy model – and Yeezy Hole line, which can debut this summer time – is valued at $3.2 billion to $4.7 billion. As the only real proprietor of the Yeezy firm, most of West’s private internet price comes from there.
He’s additionally a major investor in his estranged spouse, Kim Kardashian’s Skims shapewear line which is a part of the $1.7 billion the publication acknowledged he earns from extra belongings.