News: Forbes Reveals 2017 Hip Hop Cash Kings List

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Forbes has released their annual Hip Hop Cash Kings list and there are some new names on it. The top five looks pretty similar to previous years with Diddy coming in at number one and Drake, Jay Z and Dr. Dre following up behind but a new comer to the top five is Chance the Rapper. While he didn’t have a physical album he was able to bring in $32 million in the past year between streaming, touring and major deals with companies like Kit Kat. Another new comer to the list is Lil Yachty who came in at number 20 with $ 11 million, right behind Rick Ross. Future is round out the top 10. Other names on the list include Kendrick Lamar, DJ Khaled, Nicki Minaj, Pitbull, Lil Wayne and J. Cole. Nicki Minaj is the only woman in the top 20 coming in at #15 with 16 million. Check out the full list here.



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