Expensive Things Jay Z Has Bought

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Jay Z, born  Shawn Corey Carter,  is an American Singer, Songwriter, Record producer, Entrepreneur, Rapper, Actor, Film Producer, Television producer. Jay Z is part of the richest musician in America with an estimated net worth $1.3 billion.

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Jay Z was born on Dec 4, 1969, in the United States of America. He stands at a height if 6 ft 1 inch and is of the American Nationality. He attained his riches from his musical career and also a vast business empire that comprises record sales, touring, merchandise, endorsements, and investments like Armand de Brignac champagne, Tidal, and D’Usse cognac.

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Considering his riches, he can afford anything he wants to buy for his family. According to records, there are some expensive things he has as a rich man. Some of these things include the following:

Beyonce’s Engagement Ring

Jay Z before he got engaged to his wife, Beyonce Knowless, bought a ring that was worth $5million. The ring was a specially designed one by Bey’s favored jeweler, Lorraine Schwartz. It is an 18-carat flawless emerald-cut diamond with a simple split shank.

Watch Collection

The lifestyle of Jay Z is well considered to match up to his personality. Having a luxurious watch in his collection is deemed important because he wears them to other official places as a celebrity. He owns an expensive watch collection called the Rolex with the notable one called Rolex Perpetual Calendar. The watch is custom-made and costs him thousands. Some other watches in his collection include the Swiss brand Audemars Piguet, the Shawn Carter Hublot, and the Richard Mille R 027. His wife Beyonce also gifted him a Hublot Big Bang watch encrusted with diamonds worth $5 million.

Solid Gold Rocking Horse and Barclays Center Nursery

Jay Z spent huge sums of money in purchasing a birthday present for his daughter, Blue Ivy. He got her a solid hold rocking horse designed by Japanese jeweler Ginza Tanaka and is worth $600,000. He also spent about $1.5 million on designing her Barclays Center Nursery. Every year, he spends about $1million to renovation the place and fills it with things that make his daughter happy.


Jay Z purchased  Aspiro, a Swedish company that owned Tidal streaming service to become the actual owner. He bought it at $56million.

Car Collection

Jay Z owns a Collection of luxurious cars. Some of these cars include Rolls Royce, a Tesla Model S, a Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet, a Bugatti, and a Mercedes SLR. Pagani Zonda F.

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Private Island

Jay Z gifted his wife a private Island worth $20 million. It’s on 2.5 acres, a few miles off the coast of Florida.

Bel Air Compound

Jay Z together with his wife purchased a place in Bel Air. This compound was worth $88 million. It’s a luxurious compound that comes with 11 bathrooms and 8 bedrooms. The house in Bel Air was designed by architect Paul Mclean and is hidden away behind massive iron gates. Outdoors is another 10,000 square feet housing four swimming pools, a full basketball court, and a 15-car garage.

Art Collection

Jay Z as an avid art collector has an art collection that amounts to  $70 million. One of his paintings is that of Jean-Michel Basquiat’s “Mecca,” worth $4.5 million. Jay Z also has paintings that are owned by Andy Warhol, Damien Hirst, Shepard Fairey, and even, supposedly, Pablo Picasso.

East Hampton House

Jay Z spent about $26 million on a mansion in East Hampton. The agenda backing this house was to have an enjoyable moment with his wife and family. The estate stretches across 12,000 square feet and features seven bedrooms and seven and a half bathrooms.

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