Jay-Z Dethrones Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs As Highest Paid Hip-Hop Artist For Over 7 Years


Jay-Z has formally been named Forbes’ top-earning hip-hop artist of 2018!

The business magazine has uncovered that the 48-year-old 4:44 rapper is worth a whopping $900 million with his total assets developing $90 million over the previous year, beating out Sean “Diddy” Combs who has held the best spot for as long as seven years.

The majority of Jay-Z increase comes in the rising values of his interests in Armand de Brignac champagne and D’Ussé cognac, as well as ownership stakes in Roc Nation and his Tidal music streaming service, Forbes reports.

Diddy is ranked second on the list with a net worth of $825 million, while Dr. Dre comes in third with an estimated net worth of $770 million.

You can check out the full list at Forbes.com.

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