While millions of people become unemployed and a recession looms amid a global pandemic, Kim Kardashian just reportedly became a billionaire after selling a stake in her beauty empire.
Coty – a global beauty company with big brands like COVERGIRL, Max Factor, Rimmel, Clairol and Nautica – struck a deal with the reality TV show star to buy 20 per cent of her KKW brand for a total of $200m (£163m).
This sale reportedly pushed West into billionaire status. And her husband, Kanye West, couldn’t be prouder.
The rapper took to Twitter on Monday evening to heap his praise on his billionaire wife and share a… peculiar photo:
I am so proud of my beautiful wife Kim Kardashian West for officially becoming a billionaire
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