Black Billionaires 2021

NameAgeNet WorthSourceIndustryCountry of Citizenship 
Aliko Dangote63$12.5The Dangote Groupsugar, flour, cementNigeria 
Mike Adenuga68$6.1Globacomtelcom, banking, oilNigeria 
Robert Smith58$6.0Vista Equity PartnersPrivate equityUnited States 
Abdulsamad Rabiu60$4.4BUA GroupSugar, flour, cementNigeria 
David L. Steward69$3.7World Wide TechnologyInformation TechnologyUnited States 
Patrice Motsepe59$3.0African Rainbow Minerals (ARM)miningSouth Africa 
Oprah Winfrey67$2.6Harpo, Weight WatchersTelevisionUnited States 
Kanye West43$1.8YeezyMusic, Footwear and ApparelUnited States 
Robyn Rihanna Fenty33$1.7Fenty Beauty, Savage x FentyFashion, Cosmetics, MusicBarbados 
Michael Jordan58$1.6Charlotte Hornets, NIKE, endorsementsEntertainment, ApparelUnited States 
Michael Lee-Chin70$1.6Investments, Mutual FundsCommunications, BankingCanada 
Strive Masiyiwa60$1.5Econet Group, Liquid TelecomCommunicationsZimbabwe 
Shawn Jay-Z Carter51$1.4Roc-A-Fella Records, Rocawear, Armand de Brignac, D’Ussé, Tidal, Roc NationMusic, InvestmentsUnited States 
Mohammed Ibrahim74$1.1Celtel International, MSI CellularcommunicationsUnited Kingdom 
Alexander Karp54$1.1Palantir TechnologiesSoftware, InvestmentsUnited States
Tyler Perry51$1.0The Tyler Perry Company Inc.Film, TelevisionUnited States