Who’s the Highest Paid Rapper?

Who’s the Highest Paid Rapper? 

Posted: 7:37 am Thursday, September 28th, 2017

By Estee

Diddy is #1 on a new “Forbes” list of the highest paid rappers.  He made an estimated $130 million over the past 12 months.  Drake is second with $94 million, followed by Jay-Z ($42 million), Dr. Dre ($34.5 million), and Chance the Rapper($33 million).

Starting with #6, the rest of the Top 10 are:  Kendrick Lamar ($30 million), Wiz Khalifa ($28 million), Pitbull ($27 million), DJ Khaled ($24 million), and Future ($23 million).

“Forbes” includes money from touring, record sales, streaming, publishing, merchandise sales, endorsements, and other ventures in their calculations.