Rapper Nas Set To Become BILLIONAIRE When Coinbase IPOs!!

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Rapper Nas is expected to be one of the richest Black people in the world, in just a coupe of hours.

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Nas, real name Nasir Jones, has stealthily become one of the most prolific investors in the world. And his early investment in Coinbase, the cryptocurrency exchange expected to reach over $100 billion in valuation when its COIN stock lists on Wednesday, will push him into billionaire status.

Nas' investment firm, QueensBridge Venture Partners, got into Coinbase’s Series B round back in 2013 when it raised $25 million. Around that time Coinbase was valued at $143 million, according to PitchBook.

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When the company goes public, Nas' investment is expected to be valued at as much as $750 million. Given Nas previous investments, MTO News learned that Nas will likely be a billionaire after the IPO.

Nas' investment firm has been an early stage investor in some of the biggest companies in the world, including Robinhood in 2013, Ring, Lyft and Dropbox.