Black celebrities are among the most highly paid celebrities in America. Their huge net worth has enabled them to own some expensive homes. These are famous individuals from different fields of occupation; musicians, athletes and actors who are successful and have spent millions to purchase their dream homes.
10. Denzel Washington
Hollywood actor Denzel Washington owns an incredible mansion located on Beverly Hills a home of many celebrities. The 28,887 square foot mansion sits on 2.3 acres of land. The Mega mansion features 8 bedrooms, 14 bathroom, a tennis court, a guest house and two entrances. The Beverly home is valued at $14.6 million.
9. Pharrell Williams
The rapper owned a 9,080 square foot penthouse apartment situated at the 14th floor of Bristol Tower. The triplex unit has 5 bedrooms, 6 and half bathrooms, a gym, an outdoor pool, walls with beautiful artwork, a theatre, a barbecue area and a four space car garage. The modern apartment which is located in Miami business district, Brickell offers 360 views. The apartment was originally priced at $16.8 million.
8. Lil Wayne
Lil Wayne owned $18 million mansion in Miami, Florida. The house offers a beautiful view of the ocean .The 15,101 square foot house features 9 Bedrooms, 9 bathrooms, a two-story master suite accessible by a glass elevator and 2half bathrooms. The house is made of glass, steel and marble. The property also has a 3 bedroom guest house, a swimming pool, a garage with space for 3 cars and 120 feet of water frontage on Biscayne Bay. The house is a true masterpiece of modern architecture. The mansion was listed for $10 million.
7. Barry Bonds
The former pro baseball left fielder used to own a mansion in the gated community of Beverly Hills. The lavish mansion had 7 bedrooms, 13 bathrooms, a gym, garage, a pool and a kitchen. The 17,100 square foot Tuscan mansion is smart house in that it can be controlled by an ipad. The athlete bought it for $22 million and sold it for $26.5 million.
6. P. Diddy
The Hip-Hop artist splashed $40 million on a 17,000 square foot mansion in Holmby Hills, Los Angeles. The property has a two-story main house with 8 bedrooms and 11 bathrooms, 3,000 square foot guest house, a pool connected to an underwater tunnel and a theatre. The state of the art housing structure is designed in European Style.
Record producer and rapper Dr. Dre purchased a $40 million mansion that used to be owned by the celebrity couple Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen back in 2014.The 4 acre estate has 18,298 square feet house with 5 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms, 7 fireplaces and a gym. Recently he has been making some renovation on the house including an underground house and a guard house.
4. Will Smith and Jada Pinkett
The celebrity couple own a $42 million gigantic mansion located in Calabasas. The 25,000 square foot home is custom made incorporating organic themes and sits on 150 acre compound. The house took 7 years to assemble .The mansion is designed in adobe-style with the interior all custom designed .The house features a meditation lounge and a recording studio. The garage has a space of 8 cars. The home has a basketball court, volleyball court, a large swimming pool, a tennis court and a sunken trampoline.
- Jay-Z and Beyoncé
The billionaire couple owns a 13,126 square foot home in Malibu. The Renaissance style mansion features 7 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms, a pool, a tennis court and a recreation center, a theater, stone carpets and dividers. The estate was valued at $45 million in 2013.
- Tiger Woods
Tiger woods is among one of the highest paid athletes .Tiger Woods owns a house in Jupiter Island, Florida. The main house features 3 bedrooms, 2 master bathrooms, wine cellar, an elevator and a gym. The 12 acre property has a tennis court, several pools and a 3.4 acre golf course. This incredible home was bought for $40 million but now its price has shot up to $65 million.
- Oprah Winfrey
Oprah Winfrey owns a 42-acre property in Montecito, California the Neo-Georgian style home which she bought back in 2001 for $50 million .Over the years its price has rose to $88 million. The home has 6 bedrooms, 14 bathrooms, a wine cellar, a tennis court, 10 fireplaces, a kitchen, a guest house and a pool.