VONMAGZ, Jakarta - New statement from American Business Magazine the rapper and fashion design Kanye West has $1.3 billion and Forbes said was worth $1.26 billion. He is officially hip hop's second billionaire after Jay-Z and described as "one of the great retail stores of the century".
Source : Six Figure Sneakerhead
However, Kanye apparently claimed he has $3.3 billion, which the Forbes Magazine whittled down to $1.26 billion after analysing his holdings, Yeezy business, and property values.
He texted a member of Forbes staff after the article was published : "It's not a billion. It's $3.3 billion since no one at Forbes know how to count, you know what you're doing". 'When I did Forbes, I showed them a $890 million receipt and they still didn't say 'billionaire,'' Kanye added.
Kanye sells more than $200 a pair in United States and elsewhere and most of the rest Kanye's wealth comes from the real estate he owns.