When some is thinking about rappers, he or she has a picture of big luxurious houses with a parking lot that displays only the fancy, expensive cars. When you look at how much rappers are earning it is not a real surprise that people have thoughts like that. Have you ever wondered which rappers are the richest in the world? Well, we will give you an insight.
The 25 Richest Rappers
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Nas has a long history in the music industry. His albums were sold in more than thirty million copies around the world. Nas`s net worth is sixty million dollars, which places him on #25 spot in our list.
24. Rev Run
One of the founders of Run-DMC legendary hip-hop group, and a minister, yes you heard that right, a minister. He is better known as a Reverend Run. His net worth is seventy million dollars.
As a part of a very popular group Black Eyed Peas, Will.I.Am had a very successful career. After that, he started a solo career. His net worth is around seventy-five million dollars.
Pitbull is a hit maker. He is one of the most popular people in the world right now. He is in the music industry for about twenty years. With his eighty million dollars he is a 22nd richest among the rappers.
Birdman, or Bryan Williams, is a very successful rapper and many other things, such as producer, investor, entrepreneur, etc. As of 2023, he is worth eight million dollars.
Akon is a very popular and successful rapper, singer, producer, businessman, and actor. He worked on numerous hits you can hear everywhere around you. His net worth is around eight million dollars.
Timbaland is a songwriter, producer, rapper, DJ, and singer. His new worth is eighty-five million dollars.
18. Nicki Minaj
An American rapper of Trinidadian origin, Nicki Minaj has a net worth of eighty-five million dollars.
17. Mike D
Michael Diamond, or Mike D, is a member of the legendary group the Beastie Boys. He is worth around ninety million dollars.
Adam Horovitz is an American rapper and guitarist. He was a member of Beastie Boys. His net worth is around ninety million dollars.
15. LL Cool J
LL Cool J, a famous rapper and musician with a very successful career in acting, is placed on #15 with his one hundred and ten million dollars net worth.
Drake is a Canadian-born singer, rapper, and producer. Also, he has a career in acting. With his several careers, he makes a lot of money. His net worth is around one hundred and twenty million dollars.
13. Snoop Dog
Snoop Dog, a famous rapper from the nineties, is still very popular. We are placing him in the number 13 spot with his one hundred and thirty-five million dollars.
12. Pharrell Williams
We are placing Pharrell Williams in number twelve on our list. He is a famous producer, singer, rapper, etc. His net worth is one hundred and fifty million dollars.
11. Lil Wayne
Lil Wayne, a famous New Orleans-based rapper and songwriter has a net worth of one hundred and fifty million dollars.
10. Ice Cube
Ice Cube, a member of N.W.A. the legendary hip hop group now works as a filmmaker, producer, and actor. His net worth is around one hundred and sixty million dollars, and we are placing him in number ten.
9. Ronald Slim Williams
A founder of Cash Money Record label, Ronald Slim Williams has a net worth of one hundred and seventy million dollars.
Usher, a dancer, actor, singer, and rapper have a net worth of around one hundred and eighty million dollars.
The most popular white mc, Eminem is on the number seven on our list with his net worth of two hundred and ten million dollars.
6. Master P
Master P or Percy Miller, a former basketball player and a rapper is worth around two hundred and fifty million dollars.
5. Kanye West
Today`s superstar, Kanye West has a net worth of two hundred and fifty million dollars.
4. Russell Simmons
The legendary Russell Simmons is on the number four spot in our list. His net worth is around three hundred and forty million dollars.
3. Dr. Dre
Probably the most popular hip-hop record producer of all time Dr. Dre is worth around eight hundred and twenty million dollars.
2. Puff Diddy
Puff Diddy, or Sean Combs is number ten on our list, due to his eight hundred and fifty-five million dollars net worth.
1. Jay Z
In the end, we will talk about Jay Z. The most popular hip-hop musician of all time has a net worth of nine hundred and thirty million dollars. This is more than enough for us to place him on the first place on our list.
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