50 Gets Money…. No.1 on Forbes List

Posted: August 18, 2008 in Hip Hop (No Sucka Shit), News
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50Cent has surpassed Jay-Z to take the No. 1 spot on Forbes list of the top 20 richest negros in rap. Although Jay is technically still a richer negro, Curtis managed to earn more in the past year. Hit the jump for the full list and some links.

1. 50 Cent – $150 million
2. Jay-Z – $82 million
3. P Diddy – $35 million
4. Kanye West – $30 million
5. Timbaland – $22 million
6. Pharrell Williams – $20 million
7. Swizz Beatz – $17 million
8. Snoop Dogg – $16 million
9. Dr. Dre – $15 million
10. Ludacris – $14 million
11. T.I. – $13 million
12. Lil Wayne – $13 million
13. Eminem – $12 million
14. Common – $12 million
15. Akon – $12 million
16. Jermaine Dupri – $11 million
17. Lil Jon – $11 million
18. OutKast – $10 million
19. Chamillionaire – $10 million
20. The Game – $10 million

Hip-Hop’s Cash Kings 2008

The 50 Cent Machine

  1. teacher says:

    damn i didn’t know common was doing it like that…12 million shit!….50 making 150 mill is crazy considering kanye out sold him and g unit flopped…dude is more then music…

  2. teacher says:

    and how the fukk did swiss make 17???????

  3. shamecca says:

    common prolly made all that with peta endorsements and movies

  4. teacher says:

    ROFLMAO @ PETA endorsements….lol

  5. gr says:

    WHERE THE CASH AT WHERE THE CASH AT(wack ass single) @ swiss question lol
    But who cares Jay is still the richest …. and the years not even over..
    what the fuck is Nas doing charity concerts?! He aint even make the list!!!

  6. shamecca says:

    lmao @ g.r.
    nas ain’t never been rich like that
    he never sold as much as jay
    never made mogul moves
    he never owned his own label or anything
    ain’t been in a movie since belly
    you won’t see him on that list lol

  7. teacher says:

    considering more then half the year is over and 50 almost doubled what Jay has up to this point I think its safe to say he got it for this year….and if it keeps up 50 is going to be the richest….dude made the most out of his 15 minutes…

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