There are some surprises in this year’s Forbes richest rappers list!
As we already know, Jay-Z has officially become hip hop’s first billionaire with many of his investments including stakes in Uber, D’Ussé, Armand de Brignac, Roc Nation, and more. With Beyoncé’s net worth growing by the minute, the couple is reportedly worth $1.4 billion.
Dr. Dre returns to the number two spot on the list with a net worth of $800 million thanks mostly still due to Apple’s 2014 purchase of Beats By Dre headphones.
Diddy falls to number three on the list with a net worth of $740 million. His money coming from Revolt, Sean John, Ciroc, and a lot more.
Surpringly, Kanye West overtakes Drake at the #4 spot on the list with a net worth of $240 million.
Drake rounds of the top 5 list with a net worth of $150 million, much from real estate, Virginia Black, his tours, and residency at XS Nightclub in Las Vegas.