The Forbes 5 (Hip-Hop): Diddy Remains Hip-Hop’s Wealthiest Artist; Dr. Dre Moves Past Jay Z

Forbes released its annual list of Hip-Hop’s wealthiest artists a day after tax day…Diddy remains at the top of the list with an estimated worth of $700 Million. After taking financial hits at both Ruthless and Death Row, Dr. Dre is now securely in charge of his fortune, passing Jay Z and coming in at #2 with an estimated fortune of $550 Million. See below for the full list and check out the full coverage at Forbes.


Here’s the full list:

1. Sean “Diddy” Combs ($700 MM)
2. Andre “Dr. Dre” Young ($550 MM)
3. Shawn “Jay Z” Carter ($520 MM)
4. Bryan “Birdman” Williams ($160 MM)
5. Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson ($140 MM)

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