Forbes Magazine Reveals Richest Rappers Of 2017
11 May 2017 Entertainment
Following up the hip hop cash princes list, Forbes has published its annual roundup of the rap game’s wealthiest superstars. Per usual, Puff Daddy/Diddy ($820 million USD),JAY Z ($810 million USD) and Dr. Dre ($740 million USD) dominate the list of hip-hop’s richest. Rounding out the top five rankings are Birdman at $110 million USD and Drake at $90 million USD; collectively, there’s well over 2 billion dollars of cash between all five of rap’s richest artists.
At the end of March, the publication also published a list of the world’s richest individuals. Next month, Apple Music will debut an authorized documentary about Puff Daddy and he recent Bad Boy reunion. JAY Z might also be adding to his resume in the near future with the release of a new album.