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Kanye Becomes Richest Black Man In US

Rapper Kanye West(43) and former husband of Skims wears CEO Kim Kardashian (40) has recently become the richest black man in the United States. He has an estimated worth of whooping $6.6 billion dollars. Kanye is able to reach this mile stone due to numbers of businesses and investment he has.

His yeezy sneaker business in particular has been the largest source of his wealth. Bloomrang places the rappers income from his sneaker business to be in the range of $3.2 billion and $4.7 billion. His upcoming Gap collab could worth as much as $970billion. There will also be additional income from his music since he is a rapper, cash, stocks and SKIMS underwear investments owned by Ex wife Kim Kardashian.


Kanye West clothing and apparel collection Is expected to bring in as much as $150 million dollars in sales in just its first full year in 2022. The company plans to become a billion dollar brand within the next eight years and it could even achieve it's goals as early as 2023.

Sales in Yeezy adidas sneakers has continued to increase even during the pandemic period. It has a percentage increase of nearly 31% raking in $1.7billion in annual revenue last year alone. Kanye Yeezy football currently has a partnership deal with Adidas which will run until 2026.


Apart from being a business enterprise, West is also a great father and husband when he was still together with Kim. They has four kids namely North, Psalm, Chicago and Saint West before filing their divorce papers. Many fans wish the could work out their differences as they are the perfect match. Nevertheless they both called it with and we must respect their decision.

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