Forbes Releases Full List of “Hip-Hop Cash Kings of 2016”

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It’s been a comparatively quiet year for Marshall Mathers, who continues to cash in on his extensive catalogue of hits. He only played three shows during Forbes scoring period, but made them count: they were all at South American iterations of the Lollapalooza music festival in front of tens of thousands of fans.

 

1. Diddy – $62 million
2. Jay Z – $53.5 million
3. Dr. Dre – $41 million
4. Drake – $38.5 million
5. Wiz Khalifa – $24 million
6. Nicki Minaj – $20.5 million
7. Pitbull – $20 million
8. Pharrell Williams – $19.5 million
9. Kendrick Lamar – $18.5 million
10. Birdman – $18 million
11. Kanye West – $17.5 million
12. Dj Khaled – $15 million
13. A$AP Rocky – $14.5 million
14. J. Cole – $14 million
15. Lil Wayne – $14 million
16. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – $14 million
17. Snoop Dogg – $12.5 million
18. Eminem – $11 million
19. Swizz Beatz – $10.5 million
20. Ludacris – $10 million
21. Rick Ross – $10 million

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