Forbes Top 5 Richest Hip-Hop Artists: Diddy, Jay-Z, Dr Dre, Birdman, 50 Cent
Forbes has released its “Top 5 Richest Hip Hop Artists” list and Diddy reigns supreme. Details within.
Forbes Top 5 Richest Hip Hop Artists list was released on March 9 and the list contains many of Hip Hop’s greats on it. Take a look for yourself.
1. Diddy ($475 million)
2. Jay Z ($450 million)
3. Dr.Dre ($125 million)
4. Birdman ($100 million)
5. 50 Cent ($100 million)
Diddy’s involvements in the Sean John clothing line, Bad Boy WorldWide record label and Ciroc Vodka is partially the cause for his enormous fortune. Diddy has certainly done a great job at being entrepreneurial!
In other news, Diddy released his fifth studio album “Last Train To Paris” featuring Diddy – Dirty Money (Dawn Richards and Kalenna Harper) on December 13.
“Last Train To Paris” features the hit single “Coming Home,” which has became his highest charting single since the release of the album. “Coming Home” managed to sale over one million digital downloads. Other singles released from the album include “Angels”, “Hello Good Morning” and “Loving You No More.”