Jay Z was supposed to work with Stump of Fall Out Boy on Kingdom Come.
Jay Z first signed with Payday Records for about $25,000 to $30,000, according to Combat Jack.
In 2013, he became the first rapper to launch his own sports agency, Roc Nation Sports.
After the year 2005, Jay Z was worth around $320 million.
Also in 2005, he was named one of the World’s Most Influential People by Time.
Record and sneaker deals weren’t the only contracts Jigga inked. He singed a deal with Elizabeth Arden for a men's and women's fragrance stemming from his involvement with Rocawear.
Jay Z in fact had a stalker. Remember that time a lady went on Dr. Phil’s show because of her obsession with the Jigga man?
With the creation of the S. Carter, Jay Z became the first non-athlete to ink a sneaker deal.
In 2007, Jay Z debuted his GMC Yukon Denali SUV concept, detailing the car in his signature “Jay Z Blue” hue.
He was invited by Prince Charles to dine at Buckingham Palace.
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