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The Music industry is a multi-billion dollar a year business that has brought people from rags all the way to riches. Rap is one of the top genres, and the artists pictured here definitely had meagre beginnings. But rap changed all that. Now they live like kings and rule the rap roost. Success stories we all can dream of…
Sean Combs – Diddy
Rapper, actor, Diddy does it all. This 46 year old icon is worth a whopping 735 million.
Song writer, rapper, and producer, 51 year old Dr. Dre is worth 700 million dollars.
One of the largest icons in the rap world. 46 year old rapper Jay-z is worth $550 Million dollars.
American rapper, entertainer, invester and entrepreneur, 49 year old Master P is worth 350 million dollars.
Smashing rap into main stream music, 58 year old Russell Simmons is worth 325 million dollars.
Growing up on the hard streets, Eminem is the first white rapper to kick in the front door of the rap world. 43 year old Eminem is worth 210 million dollars.
Usher, best known for discovering pop icon Justin Bieber is worth an astounding 180 million dollars.
Ronald Slim Williams
49 year old Rap Superstar Ronald Slim Williams is worth 170 million dollars.
Once a drug pusher, he went from the streets to the studio and became one of the greatest rap icons the world has ever seen. This 41 year old sensation is worth 155 million dollars.
Known for his overly sensitive nature, 47 year old Birdman is worth a whopping 150 million dollars.
Known for his unique and notorious laugh, 33 year old Lil Wayne is worth 150 million dollars.
Considered to have the biggest ego of any musician to date, Kanye West is worth 147 million dollars.