Forbes Hip Hop Kings
Forbes has named Sean Combs the wealthiest artist in Hip Hop, topping the list with a net worth of $550 million. Diddy’s value is due to his multiple clothing lines, as well as Bad Boy Records. Second place went to the one and only Jay Z. “Hov” has a varitety of business interests and also owns a piece of the New Jersey Nets. Jay is worth an estimated $460 million. Coming in third on the list is Dr. Dre. We all know Dre now as a super producer, and recently came into money as a result of ownership in Beats Electronics. Dre is reportedly worth $260 million. Rounding out the top 5 are Birdman of Cash Money worth around $125 Million and 50 Cent worth $110 Million.