1. Rihanna & little brother, Rajad
Rihanna bought a beach side house for her 23-year-old brother Rorrey in her native Barbados, before giving him an unspecified amount of cash to kick-start his rap career under the moniker “GQ.” Last August, she bought her little brother, Rajad, a Mercedes ($100,000) for his 16th birthday.She also presented her mom with keys to a new home also in Barbados during an appearance on ‘Oprah’s Next Chapter’.
2. Oprah Winfrey
Before leaving Harpo to start the OWN Network, Oprah showed her gratitude for her 100-member staff by treating them and their families to an all-expenses-paid cruise through the Mediterranean. The getaway — which included stops in Spain, Italy, Turkey, Greece, and Malta — cost over $750,000!
3. Kanye West & Kim Kardashian
For Christmas last year, Kanye West had a Hermes Birkin bag hand painted by artist George Condo for Kim. His paintings have sold for over a million dollars, so we can only imagine how much this one-of-a-kind bag went for. Good work, Kanye.
4. Beyonce Knowles-Carter & Mom Tina Knowles
Beyonce bought her mom, Tina Knowles, a brand new mansion. The six bedroom, 16 bathroom, 25,000 square ft. upscale home is located in Piney Point Village in Houston, TX. Beyonce reportedly spent $5.9 million for the property.
5. Sean Combs & son Justin
Apparently, Sean Combs is in the habit of giving away cars for birthdays, and we don’t hear any teens complaining. For his son Justin’s 16th birthday in 2010, Combs gave him a $360,000 Maybach. He also gave him $10,000 to start a bank account, which Justin in turn donated to earthquake victims in Haiti.
6. Simon Cowell & Terri Seymour
If you can believe the gossip rags, when Simon Cowell breaks up with his boos, he gives them a mansion. Reportedly, he gave Terri Seymour a $9M plus a little spending money ($5M). His last breakup was with Mezhgan Hussainy after three years. He reportedly bestowed upon her a humble parting gift — the $8 million Beverly Hills mansion he lived in while the two were dating.
7. Jessica Seinfeld & Oprah Winfrey
After Jerry Seinfeld’s wife, Jessica, appeared on Oprah to promote her cookbook Deceptively Delicious in 2007, it hit the bestseller list. As a thank you, Seinfeld sent Winfrey 21 pairs of shoes — many by designer Christian Louboutin — for a gift that was worth approximately $21,000.
8. Usher & Justin Bieber
When the Biebs turned 16, two of the men who helped shape his career decided to show their love: Usher by giving him a Range Rover, and Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs by giving him his white Lamborghini. Pretty generous, considering that thanks to them, Bieber could easily have purchased ten of each on his own.
9. Justin Bieber & Selena Gomez
Before this on again, off again couple parted ways, Justin Bieber rented out the Staples Center in LA for a private evening with Selena Gomez. The duo ate dinner and watched Titanic all alone in the 20,000-seat venue.Though the Biebs got the keys to the space for free (how shocking… ), the evening’s been estimated at over $475,00. Chump change!
10. Jay & Bey
Jay Z gifted Beyonce an island that cost around $20 million. (Tumblr)
11. Beyonce & Jay-Z
Beyonce bought Jay-Z a $2 million Bugatti for his last birthday.
12. Kim & Kanye
Kim Kardashian reportedly bought Kanye A $750,000 Lamborghini for his 35th birthday.
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14. Mike Tyson & Robin Givens
Mike Tyson bought Robin Givens a $2 million tub back when they were together!
15. Kobe & Vanessa Bryant
Kobe bought Vanessa a 4M ring after he was accused of sexual assault back in 2003. (AP)
16. Kelly Rowland & Beyonce
Kelly Rowland gifted Blue Ivy a Swarovski crystal-encrusted pink baby bathtub covered in 44,928 imported crystals.
17. Khloe & Lamar
Khloe Kardashian bought Lamar Odom a $400,000 Rolls Royce convertible in 2010.
18. Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie
Angelina bought Brad a waterfall in rural California for his last birthday.
19. Birdman & Lil Wayne
For Lil Wayne’s birthday, Birdman gave him a Louis Vuitton briefcase containing $1 million.
20. Nick Cannon & Mariah Carey
Nick Cannon gifted Mariah with a $400,000 Rolls Royce Phantom with personalized license plate that reads “mommy MC”.
21. David & Victoria Beckham
David Beckham gave Victoria an $8M Bulgari necklace in 2006 and an entire vineyard with her name on the wine label in 2008.
22. Oprah Winfrey
John Travolta bought Oprah a Rolls-Royce Corniche II convertible for her 50th birthday.
23. Jennifer Lopez & Ben Affleck
When Ben Affleck and J Lo was an item, he purchased her a jewel-encrusted toilet seat said to have cost $105,000.
24. Tom Cruise & Katie Holmes
Tom Cruise purchased Katie a customized Gulfstream jet when they got married so she could jet to his set (movie) when necessary.
25. David Spade, Chris Rock, Adam Sandler, Kevin James & Rob Schneider
Adam Sandler gave his ‘Grown Ups’ costars Chris Rock, Rob Schneider, David Spade & Kevin James each a $200,000 Maserati.