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Hip-Hop Artist Nas Net Worth

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Rapper Nas Net Worth: $20,000,000

Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones, is an American hip-hop recording artist, record producer, actor and entrepreneur. He is known by the stage name of Nas (Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones). He was born on September 14, 1973, in the remarkable city of Crown Heights, Brooklyn, New York, United States. He is also known by his other names which were famous in 90’s ‘’Nasty Nas’’ and ‘’Nas Escobar’’. He is the son of jazz musician Olu Dara, Nas has released eight consecutive platinum and multi-platinum albums and has sold over 25 million records worldwide. He is also an entrepreneur through his own album he serves as associate publisher of Mass Appeal magazine and is the owner of a Fila sneaker store. He is currently signed to Mass Appeal Records. His main break came in 1991 when he appeared as featured artist on Main Source’s ‘’Live at barbeque’’. His debut album Illmatic (1994) received universal acclaim from both critics and the hip hop community and is named as one of the best hip-hop albums of all time. Nas enjoys the net worth of $20,000,000 according to the year 2014-2015. The yearly income of the famous rapper Nas is around $2,352,942. The amount that the rapper receives in the endorsement, sponsorship is around $522,876 money.

Initial Information of Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones:

Full Name Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones
Birth Place Crown Heights, Brooklyn, New York, United States
Instruments Vocals
Death-o-Meter Alive
Popular as Nasty Nas, Nas Escobar, Nas
Stage Name Nas
The debut year 1991
Genres Hip Hop
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Website
  nasirjones.com

 

Birth Date 14 September, 1973
Net Worth $ 20,000,000
Per Year Income $$2,352,942


Nas Net Worth According to Years:

Year Net Worth
2012 $ 11,309,319
2013 $ 16,332,345
2014 $ 17,021,893
2015 $20,000,000
2016 $ 20,000,000
2017 $20,000,000

Some Interesting Facts:

Early Life:  Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones was born September 14, 1973, in Brooklyn, New York. His father Olu Dara was a jazz artist and a blue musician from Mississippi. His mother, Fannie Ann (Little) Jones, was a Postal Service worker from North Carolina. He has one sibling a brother named as Jabari fret who is best known as ‘Jungle’, a member of hip-hop group Bravehearts. His father took the name Olu Dara because he believed that he has DNA roots with high Yoruba populations Nigeria, Benin, Togo and Ghana – as well as Mali. As a young child, Nas and his family relocated to the Queens bridge Houses in the Long Island City neighborhood of Queens. His neighbor, Willy Graham influenced Nas interest in hip-hop by playing him records. Nas was a drop out of school after eight grades. His parents divorced in 1985. He educated himself about the African culture through five percent Nation, in his early years, he played trumpet and wrote his own rhymes.

Music Career: As a teenage Nas enlisted his best friend and went with him to his neighbor and used to call Willy Graham their DJ. In the late 1980s, he met up with the producer Large Professor and went to the studio where Rakim and Kool G Rap were recording their albums. When the artists Rakim and Kool G Rap were not in the studio Nas would go up in the booth and start recording his own material but none of that material was released. His main break came when he played in the Main Source’s ‘Live at Barbeque’. Nas was approached by MC Serch of 3rd Bass, who became his manager and secured Nas a record deal with Columbia Records the same year.

Personal Life: On June 15, 1994, Nas’s ex-fiancée Carmen Bryan gave birth to their daughter, Destiny. Bryan later confessed to Nas that she had a relationship with his rival–rapper Jay-Z, and he also used her name and wrote lyrics about her that she will be with him together which caused a lot of trouble between the rivals. Nas also briefly dated Mary J. Blige. In 2005, Nas married R&B singer Kelis in Atlanta after a two-year relationship. a spokesman said that Kelis filed for divorce. Kellis gave birth to the first son of Nas, Knight on July 21, 2009. The couples divorced were finalized on May 21, 2010. In January 2012, Nas was involved in a dispute with a concert promoter when he took $300,000 and not showing up, the angry Angola detained the promoter and his son in the Angola’s jail. At the end of the month, Nas returned $300,000 and the promoter and his son was also released.

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1) Sean Diddy Combs $ 735 Million
2) Andre Dr. Dre Young $ 700 Million
3) Sean J-Z Carter $ 600 Million
4) Curtis 50 Cent Jackson $ 255 Million
5) Bryan Birdman Williams $ 150 Million

Income from Mix-Tapes/Albums:

Mix-Tapes/ Albums Earnings
Illmatic XX $349,650
Life Is Good [Deluxe Edition] $$284,091
Nas $138,581
It Was Written/Stillmatic $ $126,263
Distant Relatives $ $162,338
Life Is Good $ $216,450

How much is nas worth? Nas enjoys the net worth of $20,000,000 according to the year 2014-2015. The yearly income of the famous rapper Nas is around $2,352,942. The amount that the rapper receives in an endorsement, sponsorship is around $522,876.