The world’s 20 highest-paid hip-hop acts have earned about $4.5 billion over the past decade—not bad for a genre spawned from the ashes of the South Bronx. With the help of hip-hop’s founding fathers as well as modern-day Cash Kings, we explain how.
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world. Recently released, 2010’s list has rap mogul Jay-Z topping the register for the second
year in a row, raking in an estimated $63 million. Jigga Man also pulled in $35 million last year,
pushing close to $100 mil for a two-year stretch.