Have you been wondering who the highest paid Hip Hop artists are for this years 2017. Well Forbes has just yesterday released what they call the top 10 highest paid Hip-Hop artists in the world 2017. Just go through the list below.
Rappers Kendrick Lamar, Chance the Rapper and Popular DJ, DJ Khaled were among Top 10 Forbes highest paid hip-hop artists…first time ever they will be among top 10.
Chance The Rapper, 24, ranked No.5 on the list with $33 million, despite the fact that he has never sold a physical album and instead releases free music via streaming services.
Kendrick Lamar ranked 6th with $30million, while DJ Khaled came in at No.9 with $24million. Below are the comprehensive list of the top 10 highest paid hip hop artists in the world for this year 2017 as compiled by Forbes.
Forbes Top 10 Highest Paid Hip-Hop Artists in The World 2017
|3||JAY Z||$42 million|
|4||Dr. Dre||$34.5 million|
|5||Chance the Rapper||$33 million|
|6||Kendrick Lamar||$30 million|
|7||Wiz Khalifa||$28 million|
|9||DJ Khaled||$24 million|
Other 10 hip hop artists who made it in the 2017 top 20 highest paid artists are as shown below.
11. Kanye West – $22 million 12. Birdman – $20 million 13. J. Cole – $19 million 14. Swizz Beatz – $17 million 15. Snoop Dogg – $16.5 million 16. Nicki Minaj – $16 million 17. Lil Wayne – $15.5 million 18. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – $11.5 million (tie) 19. Rick Ross – $11.5 million (tie) 20. Lil Yachty – $11 million
It is really unbelievable that almighty Lil Wayne found himself in the 17th position with a networth of $15.5 million only. Meanwhile, if you have any congtribution to make about the list of 2017 Forbes top 10 highest paid hip hop artists, use the comment section below to drop it.