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See The Highest-Paid Hip-Hop Artistes Of 2021

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See The Highest-Paid Hip-Hop Artistes Of 2021

The list for the highest-paid hip-hop artistes of the year 2021 has been unveiled with Jay Z, Kanye West and Diddy at the top three spots.

Jay Z topped the list compiled by former Forbes editor, Zack O’Malley, with a total earning of $470 million.

Kanye West, Wiz Khalifa, Drake, Diddy ‘Love’ Combs and others also made the list.

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It’s no surprise that Jay Z topped the list with $470 million partially due to selling some of Tidal and his Armand de Brignac (Ace of Spades) champagne. The deals brought his net worth to an estimated $1.5 billion. ⁠

⁠In second place was Kanye “Ye” West at $250 million for the year. His footwear line, Yeezy and recent collaborate with GAP with clothing line may have sent his price up. It’s safe to say that Jay Z and Ye have a massive leap over any other entertainer in the category. ⁠

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⁠Jay-Z and Kanye are the highest-paid musicians of any genre, and there’s no rapper within $175 million of either mogul. Even so, it’s been an impressive year for hip-hop,” Greenburg said.

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⁠The names of others who made the list below.

⁠1. Jay Z ($470 million)⁠

2. Kanye “Ye” West ($250 million)⁠

3. Diddy ($75 million)⁠

4. Drake ($50 million)⁠

5. Wiz Khalifa ($45 million)⁠

6. DJ Khaled ($38 million)⁠

7. Eminem ($28 million)⁠

8. J. Cole ($27 million).

 

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