Show me the money, honey! Well, that seems to be the new chant playing on the lips of every individual. Many rappers are playing their cards well and digging gold. Rappers, celebrities, and businesspeople are known for their enormous earned amounts. By entertaining the audience with their unique rapping skills, rappers have not just won their hearts but are also among the highest paid music artists in the world. Let’s check out this list of who got the opportunity to make the most money by pleasing their listeners. Check out this latest list of the wealthiest rappers of 2016.
10. Snoop Dogg (Net Worth: $135 million)
As one of the most influential rappers of the world, Snoop Dog, is also known for being an amazing performer. With a sum of $135 million this rapper is known to be one of the Wealthiest Rappers of the globe.
9. Lil Wayne (Net Worth: $135 million)
The singer is known for polishing his skills every single time he raps a new song. His peculiar vocals and amazing sense of rhythm and melody has helped him to be in the favorite of many rap lovers all over the world.
8. Ice Cube (Net Worth: $140 million)
With a prominent earning of $140 million, Ice Cube is one of the Wealthiest Rappers of the world. The famous rapper has been in the news for his undeniably good rapping skills and is all set to make a tremendous impact on the rapping industry. As he is already popular among the rap lovers throughout the world, it is believed that the popularity is expected to rise in the next few years.
7. Eminem (Net Worth: $160 million)
Eminem is among the most experienced rappers who has throngs of die-hard fans and is popular among them. He is known for entertaining them highly through his quick and creative skills and songwriting. His rapping abilities are appreciated by critics and have also been praised by his rivals in the industry.
6. Birdman (Net Worth: $170 million)
Making a notable name for himself in the rapping industry, Bryan William, also known as Birdman has been amazingly popular among his fans enjoys his rapping stint throughout the world. His platinum selling albums make him among the richest rappers on the planet.
5. 50 Cent (Net Worth: $270 million)
Curtis James Jackson is an American rapper, singer, and entrepreneur. With his strong presence throughout the world, his fantastic and incredible rapping abilities, he has been loved by fans sitting around in diverse corners of the globe. He has been able to win their hearts and earn a significant amount by doing so.
4. Master P (Net Worth: $350 million)
Owning a total earning of $350 million, this is one rapper who is among the leading names of the Richest Rappers. Master P took the world by storm with his eclectic style of rapping abilities, which is a terrific hit among his fans. With his music, he has been able to create path-breaking records and win multiple recognition and awards.
3. Jay-Z (Net Worth: $550 million)
While people all over the world are known to love and enjoy listening to a broad range of music genres, they are also known for their astonishing and distinctive taste for music and melody. Incidentally, this rapper is known for catering to meet their demands. He strives to deliver his listeners with the type of music that they want in the most amazing and exclusive way.
2. Diddy (Net Worth: $700 million)
The rapper commands a high price today because of his national as well as international level presence, his amazing talent, and incredibly excellent singing abilities. As he has impressed the world with his exceptional talent through which he is making huge bucks and thus, settles at the second position, Richest Rappers of the globe in 2016.
1. Dr. Dre (Net Worth: $700 million)
Born as Andre Romelle Young, he took on his stage name, Dr. Dre is a not just a rapper but also an entrepreneur. Dre also heads his audio accessory brand called, Beats by Dr. Dre. Known for his incredible talent and extraordinary performances, Dr. Dre went on to win accolades for his work from several corners of the world. He is credited as a key figure in West Coast G-funk, a rapping style introduced by him. Today, Dr. Dre is just an inch away from becoming the first billionaire rapper of the world due to his incredible talent that helped him to reach the number 1 position in this list.
These rappers are highly focused on making a unique career wherein they can earn millions of bucks and enjoy their life of fame and luxury. They surely have had a long run in this industry and after years of hard work and dedication, these rappers continue to get noticed for their talent while also becoming the next ‘Richie Rich’.