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Forbes Highest-Paid 2018 Hip Hop Artists

Hip-Hop Cash Kings…

Music isn’t the only way artists are making money. From nationwide to global tours, endorsements and investments Forbes has unveiled its list for The World’s Highest-Paid Hip-Hop Acts 2018.

The top 20 Hip-Hop artists for 2018 average $32.4 million, which is the top genre for the year by far.

Here’s the Top 20 list:

1) Jay-Z $76.5 Million

2) Diddy $64 Million

3) Kendrick Lamar $58 Million

4) Drake $47 Million

5) J. Cole $35.5 Million

6) Nas $35 Million

7) Dr. Dre $35 Million

8) Pitbull $32 Million

9) Future $30 Million

10) Kanye West $27.5 Million

11) DJ Khaled $27 Million

12) Migos $24.5 Million

13) Eminem $23 Million

14) Chance The Rapper $21.5 Million

15) Travis Scott $21 Million

16) Birdman $20 Million

17) Lil Uzi Vert $19.5 Million

18) Lil Wayne $19 Million

19) Logic $17 Million

20) Meek Mill, Russ, and Swizz Beats $15 Million

Do you expect the Top 5 to remain the same next year? Who do you see cracking the Top 5 if not?

 

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