Born on 4 December 1969 in Brooklyn, Jay Z is an American writer. He is the son of Gloria Carter and Adnes Reeves. He has 3 children. He released the album 'Reasonable Doubt' in 1996. His fortune is estimated at $ 550 million. He was awarded for the Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance in 2015. His latest film is 'Bright' (2017).