Forbes has released the list of The World’s Highest-Paid Hip-Hop Acts 2018.
Jay-Z sits at the No. 1 spot, having earned a whopping $76.5 million, while Diddy lands at No. 2 with $64 million.
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Kendrick Lamar soars to third place with $58 million, thanks to his endorsement deals with Nike and American Express and sold-out dates on the TDE: Championship Tour.
Drake slides in at No. 4 with $47 million and J. Cole rounds out the Top 5 with $35.5 million.
Dr. Dre and Nas are tied for No. 6 with $35 million.
Elsewhere on the list, DJ Khaled lands at No. 11 with $27 million, Travis Scott at No. 15 with $21 million, Lil Uzi Vert at No. 17 with $19.5 million and Logic at No. 19 with $17 million.
Russ, Swizz Beatz and Meek Mill are tied at No. 20 with $15 million.