Nas Net Worth

Nas Net Worth

How much does Nas worth?

Net Worth $70 million (as of August 1st, 2022)
Salary per episode $76,834.04 US Dollars
Birth name Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones
Celebrity Nas
Nickname Nas Escobar
Nasty Nas
Date of Birth September 14, 1973
Birth Place Crown Heights, New York, United States
Age/How Old  48 year old (in 2022)
Height In Centimetres – 176 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 9″
Weight: In Kilograms – 81 Kg
In Pounds – 178.5lbs
Nationality United States of America

His birth name is Nasir Bin Olu Dara Jones but he is professionally known by his stage name Nas. He is one of the best Hip hop record artists, record producers, rappers, songwriters, and famous businessmen. Approximately, Nas’s Net worth has reached over 70 million US Dollars as of 2022.

He has also sold more than 25 million records over worldwide. Additionally, his famous single Illmatic is also involved in the list of brilliant hip hop songs forever. Nas’ entire career is a rap feud with another rapper called Jay Z.

Moreover, he has also well-known as one of the world’s top hip hop artists in the music industry. He has formed eight songs in a row to be certified platinum.

Over time, he has also made his own recording company and serves as associate publisher of Mass Appeal Magazine. In addition, he has also worked in the FILA sneaker store as a manager.

Early Life & Biography & Personal life

On 14th, Sep 1973, Nas was born Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones in the Brooklyn City of New York. His parents belong to African or American. He is a cousin of famous American Actress “Yara Shahidi“.

His father’s name is Olu Dara (birth name Charles Jones III,  a blues and jazz singer, and belongs from the Mississippi.

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Furthermore, Nas’s mother who’s named Fannie Ann (born in 1941, died in 2002). She had worked as a U.S Postal Service employee from North Caroline.

His father got his name “Olu Dara ” from the Yoruba People. At a little age, his family migrated to the Long Island City neighbourhood of Queens.

He first became interested in hip hop after listening to records played by his neighbour. In 1985, His parent divorced together and then separated forever.

Then, he has become dropped out of school after completing the 8th class. Afterwards, he started to play the trumpet and writing his own rhymes. Furthermore, he read to the African culture by the Five Percent Nation and the Nuwaubian Nation.

Family info:

Siblings: Jabari Fret
Parents Father –Olu Dara
Mother – Fannie Ann
Eye color Brown
Hair color Black
Star Sign Virgo
Marital Status Divorced
Religious Islam
Profession: Rapper, Songwriter, Record Producer, Actor, Entrepreneur
Children: Yes 2 (Destiny Jones, Knight-Jones)
Wife/Girlfriend Kelis (m.2005-div.2010)
Last Updated: January 2022
Gender:  Male


High School: N/A
College/University: N/A

How did Nas become so popular and how to make Net worth it?

Estimated Nas Net worth has reached over $70 million as of 2022. He has earned a massive amount of income from any sources of income such as albums, singles, events or concerts, sponsorships, record albums as well as become a famous businessman.

Currently, he has been a manager of Fila sneaker store, also working as publisher of Mass Appeal Magazine. In 2018, Nas has grossed up to $40 million after joining to Amazon doorbell company called Ring Inc. as known as PillPack.

Continuously, he has invested a huge amount of income in new technology as a beginner including Robinhood, Lyft, and Dropbox.

However, he has gained the biggest success from his rapping career and made him a rock star of all over the world mainstream musician industry. Currently, he is well-known as one of the world’s best-selling musicians with a total of seven platinum songs.

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How much is Nas’s Annual Salary?

Monthly Salary 1,416,667 US Dollars
Annual Salary  $9.6 Million US Dollars
Weekly Salary 326,923.10 US Dollars
Daily Salary 1,416,667 US Dollars
Investments $112.3 Million US Dollars
Luxury Cars  $3.8 Million US Dollars

Earnings/Salary By Year:

In July 2014, he has received the combined worth of around $1 thousand from the Gucci sneaker and Nas’ Tom Ford “Cyyrille” Aviator company. Additionally, he acquired the worth over $19,000 from the Nas’ Audemars Piguet Splash watch.

Approximately, Nas has made worth of over $179,000 by the Nas’ Royce Phanton Black edition in the year 2013. Furthermore, he also worked in any event, concert, or big shows in Angola which did not want to show up in front of people.

However, he was grossed over $300,000 from the Live TV Series, also generated $200,000 to $100,000. Additionally, he has earned a huge income of around $6,000,000 throughout his single or record albums revenue of his 10th album “Life is Good” and his previous rap songs.

According to his ex-wife, he has grossed over $244,000 per week in the year 2009. In 2006, they signed a contract of $4,000,000 in which he made a record album as a deal with Def Jam.

How ‘millionaire’ Nas spends his money

In 2014, he has spent around $659,000 to purchase a wonderful home in the place of McDonough Georgia. Moreover, he takes a lot of interest in the latest technology and invested huge money in this new technology.

However, he becomes the owner of a Venture Capital firm to which he is known by Queensbridge Ventures. Then, he has generated tons of investments that are normally involved in the $100 to $500 range.

That’s also acquired 100 pitched from new firms seeking capital each month. Queensbridge has contributed to invest in many new technologies that are working as startups including Robinhood, Dropbox, SeatGeek, Casper, Lyft, Genius, and General Assembly.

What makes him so successful?

When they take a start of rapping career, he writes rap songs about in books. That’s was not enough, but his proficient delivery was supported by production from highly paid producers included as Pete Rock and Q-Tip.

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These were worked together for a long time, also gained worth of experience in a rap career. As a Best Rapper, he received big success in the music industry. It is also referred to by A Tribe Called Quest. Pete Rock already knew a producer’s fever dream.

Over time, they began recording from the likes of Redman, Public Enemy, House of Pain, and Run-D.M.C.He passed a very important part of his success with peers Kelis and those who were very close to him.

Currently, Nas has worked with Kanye West, who also released his new record album in the music industry. Long ago, Kenny West talked about releasing an album that can increase his worth later.

Awards and Accomplishments

During his successful rapping career, Nas has been nominated for many time of awards, also gained his successful achievement in his rapper career. These are the following awards and achievements are listed below.


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Nas has been nominated fourteen times for Grammy Awards by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences. In 1997, he has nominated for Best Rap Solo Performance in which he played the album “If I Ruled the World”. That was a great start to his rapping career.

However, he is working very hard. After 3 years, Nas has nominated for Best Rap Album in which they released an album “I Am…”.

Currently year, Nas has won the Best Rap Album Award for the “King’s Disease” album. In 2011, Nas has won the Outstanding Sports Documentary Award for “Survival 1” Album by the Sports Emmy Award.

MTV Video Music Awards

Year Category/work Award Result
1999 “Hate Me Now” Best Rap Video Nominated
2002 “One Mic” Video of the Year Nominated
2003 “I Can”

“Thugz Mansion”

Best Rap Video  



2005 “Bridging the Gap” Best Hip-Hop Video Nominated

BET Hip Hop Awards

Year Category/work Award Result
2006 Nas I Am Hip-Hop Icon Award

Lyricist of the Year Award



2012 “Daughters” Impact Track Won

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