Rappers are infamous for their larger than life videos and living as they claim ‘the big life.’ They’re especially notorious for their extravagant purchases, big houses, diamond grills, girls and fancy cars. Their lavish lifestyle may not come as a surprise when you find out how much they earn.Image Credit: YouTube
Ice Cube is not only a rapper, but he is also a songwriter, producer, actor, and filmmaker. He started his career as part of the hip-hop group C.I.A. and then later joined the N.W.A.
After he left N.W.A in December of 1989, he started a successful solo career as a rapper and later put his acting abilities to the test. Ice Cube has been featured in ‘Boyz N the Hood,’ Jump Street, 21 & 22, ‘Barbershop,’ ‘Ride Along,’ and many other films.
He co-founded the Cash Money Records label with his brother Birdman. Over the years he has worked with some successful artists such as Drake and Lil Wayne.
Usher is a successful singer, dancer, and actor. He has sold over 45 million albums till date. His net worth clearly shows he is one of the world’s wealthiest rappers.
Without a doubt, Eminem is probably the most successful rappers of all time. He was subjected to a lot of racial hate when he first started battle rapping in Detroit because he used to be the only white rapper there.
He rose to stardom and gained massive success despite coming from a broken home, bullied at school and being white. He changed Hip Hop and opened doors for others as well.
Percy Robert is a former basketball player turned rapper, producer, actor, and philanthropist. He created his record label P. Miller Enterprises.
Mr. Kim Kardashian is supposedly in debt, but he is worth $250 million. He has churned out dozens of hits musically, created a successful shoe brand in collaboration with ADIDAS and has also partnered with other fashion houses as well.
Simmons is an American rapper, author and producer. He is the co-founder of Def Jam Records and created major clothing lines.
This man is amongst the greatest rappers of all time. He started with N.W.A and then ventured out on in own. Dr. Dre is the founder of the series called ‘Beats By Dr. Dre’ and then later sold it to Apple for $3 billion a few years ago.
He once infamously dated J.Lo but he also does everything; rapping, acting, producing, songwriting and on top of that he is also entrepreneur.
Jay Z has made his money from more than just rapping. Over the years he has made smart investments (other than marrying Beyoncé) in clothing lines, apps, record companies, and night clubs.