JAY-Z has dethroned Diddy as the richest player in Hip Hop, according to the Forbes’ 2018 List Of Hip Hop’s Wealthiest Artists. since last year (and every year since 2011 Diddy ranked first, this year Jayz takes the lead with a $900 million fortune.
Aside from his music, JAY-Z’s immense wealth comes from his stakes in Roc Nation, TIDAL, and his liquor brands, Armand de Brignac champagne and D’Usse cognac.
Diddy still follows closely with $825 million, and celebrated #blackexcellence with an Instagram post that went up after the report dropped.
Others who made the top 5 list are
Dr. Dre finds himself in the No. 3 spot again, but with a net worth of $770 million, up from last year’s $740 million .Drake and Eminem, tied at $100 million.
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