Rapping can be termed as chanted rhyming lyrics becoming popular all over the world and making rap singers rich and famous following their fine rapping skills and grip on the world during rapping. It seems to be very difficult to rap any song by using distinct techniques of raping so they managed to attract a huge audience towards them for their exceptional expertise.
There are numerous rappers in the world who are not only popular and have massive fan clubs but also considered as richest celebrities in the world. These rap singers have been highly paid for any concert and also their albums or exclusive singles have been sold in immense quantities which added them to the top richest people. Here we made a list of the top ten richest rappers in the world for you.
Rapper-producer Dr. Dre the founder and CEO of Beats Electronics and Aftermath Entertainment raised prominence in the world with his solo debut The Chronic. The rapper played a vital role during the start of Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Xzibit, 50 Cent, and The Game career which are very known rapping celebrities in the world.
50-year-old Dr. Dre has been enrolled in the list of top rickets rappers in the world with a net worth of $750 million and is considered one of the most popular celebrities with a huge fan following worldwide.
Sean John Combs best known by his stage name Diddy, was born on November 4, 1969, is an American rapper, actor, and record producer, who garnered fame with his seven times platinum-certified album No Way Out in 1997. Diddy is another top-rated rap singer named in the list of top richest rappers with a net worth of around $700 million, ranked by a well-known website.
Sean John has six released albums which are equally successful and popular all over the world while he is also well known producer having numerous singles from his side.
Jay-Z is another richest rappers in the world with a net worth of $550 million roughly and is considered one of the most financially successful rap singers in the world. The American rapper is also one of the worlds best-selling artists of all time with massive awards winnings throughout his musical career including 19 Grammy Awards.
Frequent rap songs is always stayed at top from his side while his some of hit albums are Reasonable Doubt, Hard Knock Life, Life and Times of S. Carter, The Blueprint, The Blueprint 2 and American Gangster.
Born on born April 29, 1967, Percy Robert Miller is known as Master P and has numerous accolades under his belt as a rapper, actor, author, filmmaker, investor, producer philanthropist, and founder of the label No Limit Records as well. With an estimated net worth of $350 million he has been added to the list of the top richest rappers in the world his successful musical career began with the fifth album Ice Cream Man along with the group TRU in late 1990s.
Miller hit albums include MP Da Last Don, Ghetto Postage, Ghetto D, and Good Side, Bad Side which has grabbed a place in the top chart and also became the top-selling albums.
50 Cent is an American rapper, singer and actor who stand among the worlds best selling rappers, became popular with East Coast hip-hop over his first major-label album,Get Rich or Die Tryin from his side which has been produced by well-known rapper Eminem and Dr. Dre. Cent has received numerous awards including thirteen Billboard Music Awards, three American Music Awards, six World Music Awards, and a Grammy Award as well. The best artist of 2000s has been listed in top richest rappers in the world with net worth of $270 million.
Bryan Williams best known by his stage name Birdman has gained fame with his collaborative albums with Lil Wayne titled Like Father, Like Son which are also gold certified. The co-founder of Cash Money Records has been added in the list of top richest rappers in the world with an estimated net worth of $170 million and has also featured in several remixes.
Birdmans fourth studio album, 5 * Stunna several singles have been added to the top chart and considered a hit song at that time while the sixth album Bigga Than Life from Birdman is slated to release in the present year.
Eminem was born on October 17, 1972, has joined several rap groups before moving to mainstream in 1999 with his The Slim Shady LP which has been ranked as the years most popular album which also three platinum-certified, followed this success with two other hits albums The Marshall Mathers LP and The Eminem Show which not only placed at top charts but also break the previous selling records.
Eminem has been enrolled in the list of top richest rappers in the world with a net worth of $160 million with numerous nominations and awards.
The American rapper, producer, actor and producer Ice Cube is also enlisted among the top richest rappers in the world with a net worth of $1490 million. Ice Cube started his successful music career after leaving N.W.A in 1989 and gave successful hit albums in a row like AmeriKKKas Most Wanted, Death Certificate and The Predator.
Despite of being a rapper Cube has also appeared in numerous films and television series which also became the reason of his popularity and succeeded to garner a massive fan club in the world.
Born on September 27, 1982, Lil Wayne is another popular American rapper and song-writer, the Grammy Award winner stepped into singing at age of nine. In 1999 Waynes debut solo album, Tha Block Is Hot gave him recognition all over the world and is also platinum certified, however, his albums Tha Carter, Tha Carter II, and Tha Carter III were also the most popular albums throughout his career.
Waynes hit singles include Lollipop, A Milli, Got Money, and How to Love, which he named in the list of the top richest rappers in the world with a net worth of $135 million.
Snoop Dogg is an American rapper, songwriter, film actor, and television reality star who started his career in collaboration with Dres solo debut The Chronic in 1992. Discovered by Dr. Dre Dogg has risen to stardom with his debut album Doggystyle in 1993 which has been ranked at the top of the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs charts.
Dogg has been added in the list of top richest rappers in the world with net worth of $135 million as he has sold over 30 million all over world. Dogg some of hit albums include Doggystyle, Tha Dogg father, Doggumentary, Tha Blue Carpet Treatment, and Reincarnated while his thirteen studio album Bush is due in May of this year. Find more stuff about richest rappers in the world at sports payouts.