Music provides many around the world with a source of entertainment. Each one and a preference for the genre of music but rap music or hip hop has taken the center stage.
One of the multi-billion dollar companies in the world is the music industry. We are going to take you through the world’s richest rappers and it will surprise you to know that the top 5 world richest rappers have an accumulated net worth of over $6.1 billion.
Will your favorite rapper makes it to the list? Below are the world’s richest rappers from descending to ascending order.
Eminem: Marshall Bruce Mathers worths $230 million
He was first signed to Dr. Dre’s aftermath Entertainment and that where he gained popularity. He has ten Grammy Awards to his name and ten of his Albums have been ranked #1 on Billboard.
Dr. Dre: He is worth $885 million
He is regarded as the single greatest producer of rap and hip-hop music. His Aftermath Entertainment Records has produced rappers like Eminem, Kendrick Lamar, 2Pac, Snoop Dogg, and 50Cent.
”You just have to find that thing that’s special about you that distinguishes you from all the others, and through true talent, hard work, and passion, anything can happen. The only two things that scare me now are God and the IRS.” – Dr. Dre
P. Diddy: Net worth is #895 million
Puff Daddy, Puffy, Diddy, or Sean Combs is the CEO of Bad Boy Entertainment. He is affectionately called ”Money Making Mitch.”. He is also an actor and entrepreneur. ”Success doesn’t just land on your lap. You have to work, work, work, work, and work some more.” – Diddy
Jay Z: Net worth is $1.05 billion
Jay Z, the ’forever young’ hitmaker made his appearance in 1989. He has a 100 million sales record and 21 Grammy Awards. He owns the D’Usse Cognac and Roc Nation company and recently signed a deal with the tech giant Samsung.
Kanye West: net worth: $3.2 billion.
Kanye West is an American rapper and fashion designer. He has sold more than 20million albums and 200 million singles. He is married to celebrity queen, Kim Kardashian. Kanye, has 21 Grammy Awards.