Forbes have released their annual list of Hip Hop highest-paid acts for 2019. Guess who tops the list? You guessed right, Kanye West!

Kanye West Earns $150M To Top Forbes Highest-Paid Hip Hop Acts

The G.O.O.D Music boss and fashion entrepreneur earned the highest to top Forbes list in 2019. Kanye West for the first time topped his mentor Jay Z with a $69 million gap after the latter came in second place with earnings of $81 million.

The youngest female to appear on the list is 26-year-old Cardi B after she earned $28 million in the year in review. Other names on the list are Drake, Diddy, Eninem etc.

Full List: The World’s 20 Top-Earning Hip-Hop Stars

20. Pitbull ($18 million)

19. Wiz Khalifa ($18.5 million)

18. Nas ($19 million)

17. Future ($19.5 million)

16. Birdman ($20 million)

15. Meek Mill ($21 million)

14. Swizz Beatz ($23 million)

13. Cardi B ($28 million)

12. Nicki Minaj ($29 million)

11. J. Cole ($31 million)

10. Childish Gambino ($35 million)

9. Migos ($36 million)

8. Kendrick Lamar ($38.5 million)

7. DJ Khaled ($40 million)

6. Eminem ($50 million)

5. Travis Scott ($58 million)

4. Diddy ($70 million)

3. Drake ($75 million)

2. Jay-Z ($81 million)

1. Kanye West ($150 million)

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