- Jay-Z has opened up about how having money can lead to awkward conversations with family members
- The multi-billionaire rapper was speaking with Kevin Hart when he revealed he once refused to lend his cousin GH¢55k ($4,800)
- The shocking revelation has social media users divided, with some people thinking he is a stingy man
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American rapper and businessman Jay-Z dropped a bombshell when speaking about how family relations are affected when one is as wealthy as he is.
Jay-Z reveals how he refused to lend his cousin money
In an interview with Kevin Hart, he explained how going home for special holidays will be met by encounters where relatives will manipulate rich people to invest in their business ideas.
Hip-hop online magazine @DailyLoud reported the excerpt of the interview on the X app (Twitter) and captioned it's post:
"JAY-Z says he refused to lend cousin $4,800."
Social media reacts to Jay-Z's sentiments on borrowing family money
Reacting to the shocking revelation made by the husband to the world's superstar, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter, social media users were divided in their response:
@hcanes100 was satisfied:
"His money, ain't no one's business how he chooses to spend it or not."
"Well, there should be reasons cause if not then it's just greediness."
"I wouldn’t lend my cousin $4,800 either."
"Teaching his family to get it on their own. I like it."
@BarcodeOC was convinced:
"Jay-Z annual income is estimated at 150 million, roughly 411k a day! He must really hate that cousin lol!"
"Just because someone has it doesn't mean they have to share it with you."
@Famekom was annoyed:
"Jay out here acting like Trump to his family."
@iDunDoDrugsss was disgusted:
"A man worth over 2 BILLION, that’s like 50 cents to him, cheap man."
Jay-Z's net worth rises to over GH¢30 billion
In other related stories, YEN.com.gh reported Jay-Z has been named the richest rapper alive and his business moves have earned him the respect of many.
The rapper's wealth soared to more than double what he was worth last year due to his brands outside of music.
Hip-hop fans discussed Jay-Z's wealth on social media and many said his life story is inspirational.
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