List Of The World’s Highest-Paid Hip-Hop Artists For 2017
Forbes has rolled out it’s annual record of The World’s Highest Paid Hip-Hop Artists for 2017.
Diddy sits on high with $130 million. Drake is available in at quantity two with whole earnings of $94 million. JAY-Z slides in behind Drizzy with a windfall of $42 million.
Forbes makes use of quite a few elements to find out the rankings:
“To create our list, we add up pretax income from touring, record sales, streaming, publishing, merchandise sales, endorsements and other business ventures. Fees for managers, agents and lawyers are not deducted. Earnings are calculated from June 2016 to June 2017 and based on data from Nielsen SoundScan, Pollstar, Songkick, Bandsintown and the RIAA, as well as interviews with inside sources and a handful of the artists themselves.”
Check out the highest ten highest incomes artists under.
10. Future – $23 million
9. DJ Khaled – $24 million
eight. Pitbull – $27 million
7. Wiz Khalifa – $28 million
6. Kendrick Lamar – $30 million
5. Chance the Rapper – $33 million
four. Dr. Dre – $34.5 million
three. JAY-Z – $42 million
2. Drake – $94 million
1. Diddy – $130 million