Kanye West Surpasses Drake on Forbes’ List of Richest Rappers for 2019

Kanye West Surpasses Drake on Forbes’ List of Richest Rappers for 2019

<i>Forbes</i> is out with its rankings of the richest rappers of 2019. The power list was published Thursday after the publication revealed earlier this month that JAY-Z had become hip-hop’s first billionaire. In other noteworthy ranking news, Kanye West surpassed Drake on the list for the first time–a move that <i>Complex</i> notes “can be attributed to Yeezy’s partnership with Adidas.” Here’s the top five:<div><br /></div><div><ol><li>JAY-Z: $1 billion</li><li>Dr. Dre: $800 million</li><li>Diddy: $740 million</li><li>Kanye West: $240 million</li><li>Drake: $150 million</li></ol></div>

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