Kanye West, a well-known rapper, is quite famous all over the world. Well, he hasn’t come a long way since 2016, when he tweeted that he has $53 million in personal debt.
So, this famous rapper is now a millionaire all across the world. Seeking from the information, we have come to know that Forbes said that last summer, he was earning $150 million per year. Well, he was also asking Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg to give him $1 billion for his amazing ideas. This information was given by Reuters at the time.
The website also reported that that West’s net worth was estimated to be $250 million. This estimation was made before West’s album ‘Jesus Is King;’ was released in October.
At the same time, West also released a 35-minute short film with the same name since West was there in the film, so the film grossed $1.03 million worldwide in its opening weekend.
However, the majority of West’s fortune doesn’t come from his music. His footwear and apparel brand, Yeezy, is expected to bring in near about 5 billion sales.
West is among the highest-paid rapper in the world. His annual income is worth about five times more than he had in 2014.
As mentioned above, West earns the majority of his earnings through the famous footwear brand named Yeezy. This brand used to sell clothing and sneakers in partnership with Adidas. It was found that both have expected to top $1.5 billion in sales in 2019. It is said that the main reason behind the success of Yeezy is the West itself.
However, he has always earned his own hard work. He has brought himself up from the lowest-paid rapper to the highest-paid. Now west’s net worth is estimated to be somewhat more than $240 million.