P. Diddy Tops Hip Hop Cash Kings List Again As Nicki Minaj Shines for The Queens
Yesterday, Forbes published their list of hip hop cash kings and Diddy topped the list for the second time in a row.
Puff took home a whopping $62 million this pair year, $2 million than what he took home last year. Jay Z came in second with $53.5 million and like Diddy, Jay earned majority of his coins from business outside of the music industry investing in things like liquor, streaming services, and other businesses.
Drake caused quite a stir last year when he topped Dr. Dre for the third spot, well this year Dre came back to beat out the OVO rapper earning $41 million overall. Drake wasn’t far behind, he reportedly earned $38.5 million, snagging the fourth spot. Wiz Khalifa rounded out the top 5 with his cool $24 million.
50 Cent can continue running his mouth, but he has nothing on his rival, the rap guru Diddy!
According to the publication, the Ciroc vodka genius took home a whopping $62 million this year ($2 million more than he made last year); Jay Z made $53.5 million.
50 cent didn’t smell the list.
Others on the list include Nicki Minaj, the only female on the list, and she made $20.5 million; Drake earned $38.5 million, and Amber Rose’s ex Wiz Khalifa smiled to the bank with $24 million.
Check out the full list of top hip hop earners this year:
Diddy ($62 million)
Jay-Z ($53.5 million)
Dr. Dre ($41 million)
Drake ($38.5 million)
Wiz Khalifa ($24 million)
Nicki Minaj ($20.5 million)
Pitbull ($20 million)
Pharrell Williams ($19.5 million)
Kendrick Lamar ($18.5 million)
Birdman ($18 million)
Perhaps a fan should show 50 Cent this list when next he yaps on Instagram?
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