Andre Dr. Dre Young

Andre Dr. Dre Young

  • Earnings: $110 million
  • Birth Name: Andre Romelle Young
  • Date of Birth: 18th February 1965
  • Occupation: Record producer, rapper, entrepreneur, actor
  • Genre: Hip hop
  • Instruments: Vocals, turntables, drum machine, synthesizer, keyboards, sampler
  • Spouse: Nicole Threatt
  • Children: Marcel, Truth, Truly, Andre Young Jr
  • http://drdre.com/

Sean Diddy Combs

Sean Diddy Combs

  • Earnings: $45 million
  • Birth Name: Sean John Combs
  • Other name: Diddy, P. Diddy, Puff Daddy, Puffy, Puff
  • Date of Birth: 4th November 1969
  • Genres: Hip hop, R&B
  • Occupation: Rapper, media executive, musician, record producer, entrepreneur, actor
  • Children: Quincy Jones Brown, Justin Combs, Christian Casey Combs, D’Lila Star Combs and Jessie James Combs, Sarah Chapman
  • http://facebook.com/Diddy

Shawn Jay-Z Carter

Shawn Jay-Z Carter

  • Earnings: $38 million
  • Birth Name: Shawn Corey Carter
  • Date of Birth: 4th December 1969
  • Genres: Hip hop
  • Occupation: Rapper
  • Spouse: Beyoncé Knowles
  • Children: Blue Ivy Carter

Kanye West

Kanye West

  • Earnings: $35 million
  • Birth Name: Kanye Omari West
  • Date of Birth: 8th June 1977
  • Genres: Hip hop
  • Occupation: Rapper, video director, singer, songwriter, record producer, music film director, fashion designer
  • Instruments: Vocals, keyboards, sampler, percussion, synthesizer
  • http://kanyewest.com/

Dwayne Lil Wayne Carter

Dwayne Lil Wayne Carter

  • Earnings: $27 million
  • Birth Name: Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr.
  • Date of Birth: 27th September 1982
  • Genres: Hip hop
  • Occupation: Rapper, songwriter, producer, entrepreneur
  • http://lilwayne-online.com/

Aubrey Drake Graham

Aubrey Drake Graham

  • Earnings: $20.5 million
  • Date of Birth: 24th October 1986
  • Genres: Hip hop, R&B, Pop
  • Occupation: Rapper, singer, songwriter, actor
  • http://drakeofficial.com/

Bryan Birdman Williams

Bryan Birdman Williams

  • Earnings: $20 million
  • Birth Name: Bryan William
  • Also known as: Birdman, Baby
  • Date of Birth: 15th February 1969
  • Genres: Hip hop, southern hip hop
  • Occupations: Rapper, record producer, businessman
  • http://birdmanstunna.com/

Nicki Minaj

Nicki Minaj

  • Earnings: $15.5 million
  • Birth Name: Onika Tanya Maraj
  • Date of Birth: 8th December 1982 or 8th December 1984
  • Occupation: Rapper, voice actress, singer-songwriter, television personality
  • Genres: Hip hop, R&B, pop, dance
  • Instruments: Vocals
  • http://www.mypinkfriday.com/

Marshall Eminem Mathers

Marshall Eminem Mathers

  • Earnings: $15 million
  • Birth Name: Marshall Bruce Mathers III
  • Date of Birth: 17th October 1972
  • Genres: Hip hop
  • Occupations: Rapper, record producer, songwriter, actor
  • Spouse: Kimberly Anne Scott
  • Children: Hailie Jade Mathers, Alaina “Lainie” Mathers, Whitney, Nathan
  • http://eminem.com/

Christopher Ludacris Bridges

Christopher Ludacris Bridges

  • Earnings: $12 million
  • Birth Name: Christopher Brian Bridges
  • Date of Birth: 11thSeptember 1977
  • Occupation: Rapper, actor, entrepreneur
  • Genres: Hip hop
  • Children: Karma Bridges
  • http://www.islanddefjam.com/artist/home.aspx?artistID=7310