Which Hip Hop Acts Made The Most Money This Past Year?

By on September 20, 2018 in ArticlesMusic News

One of the overarching themes of hip-hop is rappers talking about how much money they have. But which hip hop acts actually put their money where their mouth is? Take a look at the list below to see which artists made the most money over the past year.

19. Swizz Beatz ($15 million, tie)

19. Russ ($15 million, tie)

19. Meek Mill ($15 million, tie)

18. Logic ($17 million)

17. Lil Wayne ($19 million)

16. Lil Uzi Vert ($19.5 million)

15. Birdman ($20 million)

14. Travis Scott ($21 million)

13. Chance The Rapper ($21.5 million)

12. Eminem ($23 million)

11. Migos ($24.5 million)

10. DJ Khaled ($27 million)

9. Kanye West ($27.5 million)

8. Future ($30 million)

7. Pitbull ($32 million)

6. Nas ($35 million, tie)

6. Dr. Dre ($35 million, tie)

5. J. Cole ($35.5 million)

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4. Drake ($47 million)

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3. Kendrick Lamar ($58 million)

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2. Diddy ($64 million)

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1. Jay-Z ($76.5 million)

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