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Forbes Names the Five Wealthiest People in Hip-Hop
Last year, Dr. Dre snatched every headline in sight by becoming "the first billionaire in hip-hop." While his Beats deal with Apple was certainly substantial--indeed, it tipped the scales with nine figures--it wasn't quite enough for him to hold onto the title as rap's ca…
Dr. Dre Raked In $620 Million Last Year
Update (Dec. 11, 11:34 a.m.): Dr. Dre is officially name the highest paid musician in history by Forbes.
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Original Story: Always a topic of discussion amongst rappers, Forbes released its 2014 "Hip-Hop Cash Kings" list and had DJ Khaled countdown the top five
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Puff Daddy Is Worth $700 Million
Forbes listed hip-hop's top five wealthiest artist of 2014 and let's just say Diddy is living good. Diddy leads the pack with an estimated fortune that's worth $700 Million dollars. That's an increase of $120 million from his net worth last year. Th...
The 9 Biggest Hip-Hop Business Moves Of 2013
When Jay Z declared that there were new rules to this music industry, he wasn't kidding. King Hova's deal with Samsung to release his Magna Carta...Holy Grail album made his project platinum in a day, and forced the RIAA to redefine what constituted a sale in an ever-shifting business…
Forbes Hip-Hop Cash Kings 2013 By The Numbers
Last week, Forbes released its annual "Hip-Hop Cash Kings" list of the richest hip-hop celebrities in all of music. For the first time in the list's eight-year history, the "Cash Kings" list was topped by Diddy after several years of falling just short after …

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