Richest Rappers

Top 5 Richest Rappers In The World Latest List

Rappers are most of the characters in such stories like ” rags to riches ” . These folks have the best with regards tofancy cars, favor homes, and glimy life. Have you ever known about somebody who does not require a bank advance to do a noteworthy venture? The top 5 Richest Rappers are the one. Some call them the cash making machines.

Be that as it may, a large portion of the top folks in the rundown of the Top 5 Richest Rappers never began at the top. Their stories begin down with a low life for the most part in the hoods experiencing childhood in destitution. A large portion of them contended energetically their way to the top from an unassuming start. Presently, in the event that you take a gander at their lives, it is genuine these folks are currently living substantial. Have you ever observed any of the top rappers hanging out without a gold chain? Never. When you see some of them strolling with twisting backs you ought not surmise that that is their “swag” simply realize that he has an overwhelming gold anchor pulling him to incline forward. Here is the list of the top 5 richest rappers in 2016 going by their latest net worth figures.

#1- Sean “Diddy” Combs

Net Worth = $750 M

Sean “Diddy” Combs’  an American rapper, singer, songwriter, actor, record producer and entrepreneur and comes first on the list of Richest Rappers. Sean “Diddy” Combs’ first nickname came from his childhood personality.  Sean “Diddy” Combs’ also achieved success outside of the rap world. His mother worked four jobs to get him to college. Combs graduated from the Roman Catholic Academy in 1987 and he played football for the academy, He studied from Howard University I 1990. In 1997, Combs recorded his first commercial vocal work as a rapper. During 1994–1995, Combs produced several songs for TLC’s. In 1998, he started the clothing line, Sean Jean, and won the CFDA Award. Combs is the father of six children. Combs had relationship with Kimberly Porter, which lasted from 1994 to July 2007. In October 2007, Combs helped develop the Ciroc Vodka brand and earned a 50 percent share of the profits.

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#2 Andre “Dr. Dre” Young

Net Worth = $700 M

Andre “Dr. Dre” Young  is has proved to be one of the most Richest Rappers of all time. He started his career in 1984 and today he has net value at $750. His involvement in Beats by Drew as the major source of income. He started Death Row Records with Suge Knight and also responsible for 2pac, Snoop Dogg and Nate Dog. He is CEO of the Aftermath Entertainment, which was founded in 1996. He earned $52 million to sell his share of Aftermath Entertainment to Interscope Records. Then he launched found Eminem. He started to make money from a number of Recording Studios and produced music with different artists. he sold Beats by Dre to Apple. Apple paid a $3 billion for the “Beats by Dre brand”, which earned Dre a little for $300 million and helped the second name on this list.

Richest Rappers#3 Shawn “Jay Z” Carter

Net Worth = $550 M

Shawn Carter is best-selling artists all the time. His stage name Jay-Z.  Jay Z comes in at number 3 on this list. When he started off his music career He has made sells of over 75 million albums since 1996. His netwoth is approximately $550 – 650 million.  Jay Z received 21 Grammy Awards while selling over 100 million records. He is the CEO of 40/40 club and also co-founder of the “Rocawers” The clothing line. Before he founded Roc nation, he has worked in recording business and co-founder. Now he is a successful businessman and having a record label, Roc Nation.  
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#4 – Master P

Net Worth = $350 M

Master P (Percy Robert Miller) is one of the richest rappers of all time. Master P comes in at number 4 on this list. Master P started his career with his solo album in 1991 which named “debut”. His netwoth is approximately $350 million. He has made a lot of money form investments and from owning a record label. Most of people don’t about that Master P was a Player in NBA before he started his career in music industry. The famous rappers “Charlotte Hornets & Toronto put him on a roster before the 1998 and 1999 seasons. Currently he is making money from business and from his record label.

Richest Rappers#5 Russell Simmons

Net Worth = $325 M

Russell Simmons started off his music career in his early 20s. Russell Simmons comes in at number 3 on this list. He is co-founded Def Jam Records, the company Def Jam responsible for signing artists like the Run-D.M.C, LL Cool J, Public Enemy, and the Beastie Boys. He make $100 million by selling his stake in the company to Universal Music group. His netwoth is approximately $325 – 350 million. He is one of the richest rappers of all time.

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Sean Combs – Diddy



Andre “Dr. Dre” Young



Shawn “Jay Z” Carter



Master P



Russell Simmons