Kanye West makes a Billion… Insists he’s worth more

He’s got the big Bill !

Its official Kanye West is now part of the Forbes billionaires club.

According to Forbes Magazine Kanye West who is a rapper and fashion designer has now hit the bill mark his network marked at $1.3 billion.

His worth comes from his big stake in the Yeezy sneakers line which according to Forbes is ‘one of the greatest retail stores of the century valued at $1.26 billion”

Kanye’s team reports states that he has $17 million in cash and $35 million is in stocks, $81 million on property and $21 million in land.

The 42-year-old rapper is one of the most biggest and best selling artistes of the last 20 years. His record label Good Music and the rights to his back catalogue is worth $90 million.

West and wife who is a TV reality star Kim Kardashian are known for owning a lot of properties in Los Angeles and Wyoming.

However the rapper says he has more than what Forbes says .
“It’s not a billion , it’s $3.3 billion since no one at Forbes knows how to count” read a text from Kanye to Forbes.

Forbes stressed they was lack of independent verification of these figures, they also stressed that Kanye was in debt of about $100 million.

“You know what you are doing, You are toying with me and I’m not gonna lye down and take it anymore in Jesus name” West said in a text to a Forbes Journalist.

Kanye is the second hip hop artiste to be listed a billionaire after Jay Z .

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