Top 10 Richest Rappers In The World 2017 You Should Know
Hola ! Today i am going to introduce you with the Top 10 Richest Rappers in the world 2017 .
In one word they are live ATM Machine with never ending validity and cash. Richest Rappers are kinda type of money printers , if we unite all their money it will be a several countries yearly annual budget . They always keep hoods and live like Kings , they can buy every stuff in front of them.Nothing is impossible for gangsters .
Rappers always own the heart of their audience by their unique skills and accents. They individually owns a different damn cool personality powered with attitude . People always have different point of veiw on Rappers , it can be positive or negative but we all love them .
10. Snoop Dogg – $135M ( Long Beach, California, United States )
Born on October 20 ‘ 1971 ‘ ( Age 45 years )
Real Name : Cordozar Calvin Broadus, Jr.
He is an American rapper and actor. His music career began in 1992, he was discovered by Dr. Dre for N.W.A. He has since sold over 33 million albums in the united states and 35 million albums arcoss the globe.
While achieving popularity, the famous gangsta rapper has many of Criminal charges on him .He was convicted for cocaine possession, gun possession etc.
9. Lil Wayne – $135M ( New Orleans, Louisiana, United States )
Born on September 27 ‘ 1982’ ( Age 34 years )
Real Name : Dwayne Michael Carter Jr.
He is an American hip hop artist and from New Orleans, Louisiana. At the age of nine, Lil Wayne joined Cash Money Records as the youngest member and half of the duo The B.G.’z, alongside fellow New Orleans-based rapper Lil’ Doogie. In 1996, Lil Wayne joined the southern hip hop group Hot Boys, with his Cash Money label-mates Juvenile, Young Turk and Lil’ Doogie . Most of the group’s success came with their platinum-selling album Guerrilla Warfare (1999) and the 1999 single “Bling Bling”.He is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Young Money Entertainment which he founded in 2005.
8. Ice Cube – $140M ( Baldwin Hills, South Los Angeles, California, United States )
Born on June 15 ‘ 1969 ‘ ( Age 47 years )
Real Name : O’Shea Jackson Sr.
He is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer, actor and filmmaker. This is the guy who has dual fame going by the generation. Ice Cube current fame is in the field of acting and film production, was a renowned rapper.He sold over 40 million albums, and together with his effort in his new film career, this man has garnered riches worth $140 million..
7. Curtis ’50 Cent’ – $155M ( South Jamaica, Queens, New York )
Born on July 6 ‘ 1975 ‘ ( Age 41 years )
Real Name : Curtis James Jackson
He is an American rapper, actor, businessman, and investor. Born in the South Jamaica neighborhood of the borough of Queens. Jackson began to selling drugs at age of twelve during the 1980s but he left drug-dealing to continue his a music career in 2000 . He was shot nine times. After Jackson released the compilation album Guess Who’s Back? in 2002. He was discovered by Eminem and signed by Shady Records, Aftermath Entertainment and Interscope Records.
With the aid of Eminem and Dr. Dre (who produced his first major-label album, Get Rich or Die Tryin’). Jackson became one of the world’s best selling richest rappers and rose to prominence with East Coast hip hop group .
6. Eminem – $210M ( Kansas City, Missouri, United States )
Born on October 17, ‘ 1972 ‘( Age 44 years )
Real Name : Marshall Bruce Mathers
He is an American first white rapper, record producer, and actor. Eminem is the best-selling artist of the 2000s in the United States. Throughout his career, he had ten number-1 albums on the Billboard 200 and five number-one singles on the Billboard Hot 100. With US sales of 45.1 million albums and 42 million tracks, Eminem is the second best-selling male artist. He is the sixth ‘best selling’ artist in the United States,he has sold more than 172 million albums..We all call him the King of Hip Hop.
5. Birdman – $150M ( Queens, New York, United States )
Born on February 15 ‘ 1969 ‘ ( Age 47 years )
Real Name : Bryan Williams
He is an American rapper, record producer, and entrepreneur. He is the founder of Cash Money Records which he discovered with his brother Ronald “Slim” Williams in 1991.His releases with Big Tymers and for his personal career, Birdman has released a collaboration album and plenty of tracks with rapper Lil Wayne whom he took under his cage at an early age. Birdman became very famous by to the making YMCMB (Young Money Cash Money Billionaires), a portmanteau of the former’s “Cash Money” and Lil Wayne’s Young Money Entertainment imprint under the label.
4. Master P – $350M ( New Orleans, Louisiana, United States )
Born on April 29 ‘ 1969 ‘ ( Age 49 years )
Real Name : Percy Robert Miller
His business name is P. Miller, he is an American rapper, actor, businessman, author, investor, record producer, filmmaker, philanthropist, and a basketball player. He is the founder of the record label No Limit Records, He is the founder and CEO of P. Miller Enterprises, a conglomerate company, and Better Black Television, a short-lived online television network.
Robert earned popularity in the mid-1990s with the success of his hip hop music group TRU as well as his fifth solo rap album Ice Cream Man, which contained his first single “Mr. Ice Cream Man”.
3. Jay Z – $550M ( Brooklyn, New York, United States )
Born on December 4 ‘ 1969 ‘ ( Age 47 years )
Real name – Shawn Corey Carter.
He is a businessman , American rapper and an Investor. Jay Z is one of the best-seller and richest rapper of all time,he has sold over 100 million albums, and receivied 21 Grammy Awards . MTV ranked him the “Greatest MC of all time” in 2006. Reasonable Doubt (1996), The Blueprint (2001), and The Black Album (2003)—among the 500, Jay Z greatest albums of all time. In 2014, Forbes estimated Jay Z net worth at nearly $520 million.
He is the president of Def Jam Recordings, co-founder of Roc-A-Fella Records and the founder of the entertainment company Roc Nation.He founded the sports agency Roc Nation Sports which is a certified NBA and MLB sports agent.
2. Dr. Dre – $700M ( Compton, California, United States )
Born on February 18 ‘ 1965 ‘ ( Age 51 years )
Real Name : Andre Romelle Young
Andre Romelle Young take 2nd place of this list. He is an American rapper, record producer, and entrepreneur. Dre is the founder and present CEO of Aftermath Entertainment and Beats Electronics. Dr. Dre is well-known as one of the richest rappers in the game. He is worth an unbelievable $700 million. He helped supplement the money he made rapping with profits from his own record label, Aftermath, the successful Beats headphones line, an an HP laptop line.
1. Sean Combs Diddy – $735M ( Harlem, NY, United States )
Born on November 4 ‘ 1969 ‘ ( Age 47 years )
Real Name : Sean John Combs
Sean John Combs 1st potion of this list. He is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, actor, record producer and entrepreneur. Combs was born in Harlem and was raised in Mount Vernon, New York. He was a director at Uptown Records 1993, his debut album No Way Out (1997) has been certified seven times platinum and got successful albums such as Forever (1999), The Saga Continues… (2001), and Press Play (2006). In 2009 Combs formed the musical group – Dirty Money and released the commercially successful album Last Train to Paris (2010) . Combs has won three Grammy Awards and two MTV Music Vedio Awards, and is the producer of MTV’s Making the Band.