Jay Z

Name: Jay Z (Shawn Corey Carter)

Date of Birth: 4 December 1969

Occupation: rapper, record producer and entrepreneur

Jay Z has sold over 100 million records, received 21 Grammys and numerous accolades for his genre-defining hip hop. As an entrepreneur, he co-owns the 40/40 Club and created the clothing line, Rocawear. Forbes estimate Jay Z's net worth at nearly $520 million. He married Beyoncé in 2008.