Forbes magazine calculated the income of the most popular representatives of hip-hop. The most successful among them this year was Kanye West. Husband Kim Kardashian replenished the family budget by $ 150 million before taxes. And his own brand Yeezy helped him to take this height.
Once it dawned on me that I can sell sports shoes! Paradigm shift. Yeezy will be as popular as Jordan,– Kanye West spoke about the business in an interview.
1. Kanye West ($ 150 million)
In second place in the Forbes ranking is last year's list leader – J-Z with 81 million dollars. Drake closes the top three, having earned $ 75 million from June 2018 to June 2019. The top ten ranking included Travis Scott, Diddy, Eminem, Kendrick Lamar and others.
The top twenty highest-paid hip-hop artists have only two women. Nicki Minaj took the 12th line, earning $ 29 million over the year. Following her, in 13th place, was Cardi B. (28 million).
2. Jay-Z (81 million dollars)
3. Drake (75 million dollars)
4. Diddy ($ 70 million)
5. Travis Scott ($ 58 million)
6. Eminem ($ 50 million)
7. DJ Khaled ($ 40 million)
8. Kendrick Lamar (38.5 million dollars)
9. Migos ($ 36 million)
10. Donald Glover ($ 35 million)